Thai Smile Air is the regional branch of Thai Airways, which has been operating since 2012 and mainly targets in South and Southeast Asia flies. The home base is Suvarnabhumi Airport in Bangkok, with another hub in Chiang Mai, northern Thailand. Thai Smile serves 28 destinations in and around Thailand with a fleet of 20 aircraft. In addition to domestic flights, Bangkok will also travel to Bangladesh, Cambodia, China, India, Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar, and from mid-2017 to Indonesia and Taiwan. Flights to and from Europe are operated by the main airline Thai Airways, which also flies to Germany. From Bangkok, you can reach destinations throughout the Southeast Asian region with Thai Smile Air.
👜 Baggage regulations at Thai Smile Airways
Depending on the class booked, there are various baggage restrictions that apply equally to domestic and international flights. In the Smile Class, all checked baggage must not exceed a total weight of 20 kilos, whereas the Smile Plus Class allows 30 kilograms. For infants without their own seat may also be carried 10 more kilos. In addition, in each class a hand luggage of maximum 7 kilos allowed. This must not exceed the dimensions 56 x 45 x 25 cm. In addition, a hand or laptop bag per passenger may be taken into the cabin. If the baggage is overweight, you pay between 100 and 300 Baht per kilo (3 - 8 Euro), depending on your destination and flight class.
🕗 Thai Smile Airways Web Check-in
You can check in at Thai Smile flights online or at the counter. At the airport, the counters open normally 2 - 3 hours before departure. You should reach the counter at least 45 minutes before departure, especially if you have luggage to give up. The gate closes 25 minutes before departure. You can check in online from 24 hours before departure and print out a ticket at the end of the process. Traveling only with hand luggage, it is then no longer necessary to visit the desk at the airport, but you can directly to the security check and from there to the gate. Nevertheless, the passport must always be accompanied by a valid visa for both methods.