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"New" taxi queuing system at Don Mueang airport

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The same thing happened to me a month ago. 

 

However, I just walked up to one of the counters with my baby and asked for a taxi immediately. The new system is ineffective and slow. It doesnt work. 

 

Its best to just walk up and be assertive. Works for me. 

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Walk to the highway outside Don Mueang and catch a taxi. I also wanted to do the departure hall trick but Ms Nok said that this is not appreciated by the other taxi drivers and we could get into trouble.

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If luggage isn't too much of a problem, head straight out the front and catch the A1 bus to Mo Chit BTS train station  (Chatuchak Park MRT station is across the road) for 35 baht.  It's a frequent service and only about 15 mins to Mo Chit BTS .  From there you can  get plenty of taxis or use the MRT/BTS....saved me money and time the last time I used it. 

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some thing happened to me this time last year. How is this new?

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4 hours ago, thai3 said:

Do you do the same at immigration?- look I have a baby me first! Disgraceful behavior no wonder the queue is slow with people pushing in front.

Agree completly with you.

 

Not only those who have a baby do that.

 

Friend of mine came back last week and he said he have seen at the queue peoples try to skip it buy walking at the sides of the queue.

He also said some ladies from immigration stand there looking and send them back if they see them do it. But then they back off 2-3 meter and push back in the group.

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12 hours ago, davidst01 said:

The same thing happened to me a month ago. 

 

However, I just walked up to one of the counters with my baby and asked for a taxi immediately. The new system is ineffective and slow. It doesnt work. 

 

Its best to just walk up and be assertive. Works for me. 

People who jump queues are beneath contempt. It's a selfish and antisocial thing to do. 

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When Mr T didn't show I just grabbed a passing taxi at ground level. It was cheaper and faster than Mr T.

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6 hours ago, Foexie said:

Agree completly with you.

 

Not only those who have a baby do that.

 

Friend of mine came back last week and he said he have seen at the queue peoples try to skip it buy walking at the sides of the queue.

He also said some ladies from immigration stand there looking and send them back if they see them do it. But then they back off 2-3 meter and push back in the group.

Probably from australia.

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16 hours ago, davidst01 said:

The same thing happened to me a month ago. 

 

However, I just walked up to one of the counters with my baby and asked for a taxi immediately. The new system is ineffective and slow. It doesnt work. 

 

Its best to just walk up and be assertive. Works for me. 

One guess ...  your australian   ..?

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There is a bus at the airport that goes to the nearest bts station for a few baht. Running every 20 mins

Google will provide the details. Beats paying 300 baht.

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2 hours ago, steven100 said:

One guess ...  your australian   ..?

one guess... are you a troll?

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8 minutes ago, davidst01 said:

one guess... are you a troll?

well then .....   seems you don't think it's pretty darn rude to push in front of others who have been waiting a long time ......:shock1:

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