The following is a press release from the Thai Tourism Authority. Their statements are their own.
Bangkok, 23 July 2021 – Nok Air has announced it will be operating scheduled flights from U-Tapao Rayong-Pattaya International Airport to destinations in the North, Northeast, and South starting tomorrow (24 July 2021) for those who need to fly urgently for medical and other reasons.
Nok Air said it recognized there could be a need for people to travel in times of crisis, and so it was operating these flights for transport of organs, equipment, medical personnel, and other urgent reasons.
The daily schedule of flights to operate between 24-31 July 2021, is as follows:
U-Tapao (Rayong) – Chiang Mai
Flight DD740 Chiang Mai – U-Tapao (Rayong) – departing at 07.00 Hrs. and arriving at 08.30 Hrs.
Flight DD741 U-Tapao Rayong – Chiang Mai – departing at 17.10 hrs. and arriving at 18.40 Hrs.
U-Tapao (Rayong) – Phuket
Flight DD788 U-Tapao Rayong – Phuket – departing at 13.20 Hrs. and arriving at 14.40 Hrs.
Flight DD789 Phuket – U-Tapao Rayong – departing at 15.10 Hrs and arriving at 16.30 Hrs.
U-Tapao (Rayong) – Nakhon Si Thammarat
Flight DD778 U-Tapao Rayong – Nakhon Si Thammarat – departing at 13.20 Hrs. and arriving at 14.30 Hrs.
Flight DD779 Nakhon Si Thammarat – U-Tapao Rayong – departing at 15.00 Hrs and arriving at 16.10 Hrs.
U-Tapao (Rayong) – Udon Thani
Flight DD770 Udon Thani – U-Tapao Rayong – departing at 07.00 Hrs and arriving at 08.20 Hrs.
Flight DD771 U-Tapao Rayong – Udon Thani – departing at 17.10 Hrs and arriving at 18.30 Hrs.
U-Tapao (Rayong) – Sakon Nakhon
Flight DD774 U-Tapao Rayong – Sakon Nakhon – departing at 09.15 Hrs. and arriving at 10.40 Hrs.
Flight DD775 Sakon Nakhon – U-Tapao Rayong – departing at 11.10 Hrs. and arriving at 12.35 Hrs.
U-Tapao (Rayong) – Ubon Ratchathani
Flight DD782 U-Tapao Rayong – Ubon Ratchathani – departing at 09.15 Hrs. and arriving at 10.35 Hrs.
Flight DD783 Ubon Ratchathani – U-Tapao Rayong – departing at 11.05 Hrs and arriving at 12.25 Hrs.
* Flights can be changed to comply with the government’s measures.
The flights will operate under strict hygiene and disease control measures; such as, social distancing seating, HEPA air filtration systems, and passenger screening measures according to the requirements of each province.
Tickets can be purchased from today (23 July 2021) at 18.00 hrs. onwards. Reservations can be made at www.nokair.com or by calling 1318.