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Old Jul 4, 14, 4:15 am
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Originally Posted by shefgab View Post
I just found this on the Bangkok Airways website:
"Bangkok Airways passengers having onward journey to some international destinations with participating carriers can choose to check through their baggage to final destination and complete immigration formality at ...Phuket.. Passengers are then required to remain in the transfer area at Suvarnabhumi Airport.


Participating Carriers for Baggage Through Check
....Emirates (EK)....

For more convenience, Bangkok Airways passengers with flight connections on the following carriers can obtain their boarding passes for their onward flights upon checking in with Bangkok Airways"

So it looks like I might be able to get my bag checked through from Phuket all the way to London via DXB and BKK....That would certainly make the journey less stressful, even if the connection isn't guarenteed, at least I would only need to worry about getting to the gate in BKK by T-20, rather than getting to check in at T-90. That gives an extra hour of contingency. Has anyone tries this before?

http://www.bangkokair.com/pages/view/check-in-through
Yes, you can interline PG to EK. Done it before from USM to DXB via BKK.
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