Taxis by the meter

Taxis Speed:     ♥♥♥ Tariff:      ♥♥♥♥ Comfort: ♥♥ Easy:        ♥♥ You’ll have no trouble finding a meter taxi on any street. They’re everywhere! If the red light behind the front window is on, it means the taxi is available. After you haul a taxi, open the front door to […]

Limousines & Minivans

Limousines & Minivans Speed:     ♥♥♥♥ Tariff:      ♥♥ Comfort: ♥♥♥♥ Easy:        ♥♥♥♥ Limousines and minivans are the comfort choice. Backpackers might want to skip this, but if you’re planning a business trips or family holiday: this could be the perfect fit. Booking a limo (often upgraded Toyota Camry’s) or […]

Tuk-Tuks

Tuk-Tuks Speed:     ♥♥ Tariff:      ♥ Comfort: ♥♥ Easy:        ♥♥♥♥ Tuk-Tuks, the infamous Thai rickshaw, are a symbol of the nation. So much so that in 2015 Miss Thailand wore a Tuk-Tuk dress (proof!). To the delight of her nation, it won her the best costume award at the […]

Uber / GrabTaxi

Uber / GrabTaxi Speed:     ♥♥♥ Tariff:      ♥♥ Comfort: ♥♥♥♥ Easy:        ♥♥ (Uber) / ♥ (GrabTaxi) One of Uber’s great benefits is that the process of booking a taxi (Uber) is the same wherever you go in the world. In Thailand that ideally means no needless discussions with your […]

Getting around in Bangkok

Bangkok, the buzzing and ever-expanding capital of Thailand, is a feast to discover, but it can be a hassle to get from A to B. If you’ve been to Bangkok before, we’ll bet that at least once you’ve asked yourself the following questions: – Is this really the fastest route? – Are they charging me […]

Private Car Rental

Private Car Rental Speed:     ♥♥ Tariff:      ♥♥♥♥ Comfort: ♥♥ Easy:        ♥ We’ve included this option because all the big companies are present in Thailand. Hertz, Avis, Budget, Sixt… You name them, they’re here. But before you read on you should be aware of a very important disclaimer: If […]

Motorcycle taxis

Motorcycle taxis Speed:     ♥♥♥♥ Tariff:      ♥♥ Comfort: ♥ Easy:        ♥♥ This is one for true daredevils. The expression time is money is something motorcycle drivers live by. All of us from Bangkok.Taxi have encountered near death experiences on the back of a motorcycle at least once. Yet we […]