Bangkok Airways is schedule to launch the following two new routes from Chiang Mai: Chiang Mai – Krabi and Chiang Mai – Luang Prabang (Laos). Reservations can be made from 5 February 2019 with travel dates from 31 March 2019 onwards.
The Chiang Mai – Krabi service will be a one-way route and will begin with three flights weekly (on Sunday, Tuesday and Thursday) during 31 March – 29 April. This route will be adjusted to a daily flight from 30 April 2019 onwards. The airline will use a 144-seater Airbus A319 aircraft to service this route.
The round-trip Chiang Mai – Luang Prabang (Laos) services will be operated with three flights a week (on Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday) with a 70-seater ATR 72-600 aircraft from 2 April 2019 onwards.