Class rating 6.9
- Boarding 7.5
- Seat for sitting 8.0
- Seat for sleeping 5.5
- Service 7.5
- Entertainment 3.5
- Food & drink 7.0
- Punctuality 8.0
- Baggage 8.5
- Of course, your ratings vary widely for different classes. Choose one below for full details.
Thai Airways is a full service carrier and although it faces increasing competition from budget carriers in the region, it is trying to maintain this position.
Even on short flights, some form of food and drink will be provided and you can expect a free baggage allowance, seemless connections and the back-up offered by a major airline.
Another bonus is Thai's generous seat pitch, which is usually at least a couple of inches more than its rivals.
What do you think of Thai Airways Economy (short haul)?
Tell us all about it - we're offering fantastic prizes for the best reviews every month.
Flew return Hong Kong-Bangkok flight last week. The Thai Airways flight I was in originated from Incheon International Airport in Korea with a stopover in Hong Kong. By the time I checked in at Hong Kong's Chep Lap Kok airport, all the good seats were taken. I was at the tail section and seated on an aisle seat. (Same thing happened on my return trip four days... more
Great economy flight.. plenty of room, more so than other carrier flights to BKK. Service was very good, food was fine. Only drawback - no personal TV, but for such a short flight, its not vital. I took a window seat - 50K - easy to rest and take a nap. more