Thai Airways


Warm Smiles & Attention to Detail

Thai Airways International is Asia’s leading airline, operating out of Bangkok.  In 53 years of service more than 19.6 million passengers have experienced its Royal Orchid Service across 74 destinations in 35 countries with convenient connections to Australia and New Zealand. Wherever it flies, Thai traditions and culture fly with it. Each day, over 10,000 female passengers are presented with an orchid corsage before disembarking. 

Thai from London Heathrow

Thai offers a daily flight from London Heathrow’s new Terminal 2 to the exciting city of Bangkok with great connections through Asia and on to Australasia.  All flights are on their new A380 super jumbo. The following destinations can be reached on connecting flights:

Auckland:  4 flights per week (Flights operate Mon, Tue, Thu, Sat)  

Sydney: 1 flight per day 

Melbourne:  2 flights per day 

Brisbane:  1 flight per day

Perth: 1 flight per day 

Travel Class Information

Airbus A380

Throughout it’s history, THAI has created an enviable reputation for the quality of its celebrated Royal Orchid Service as one of Asia’s most admired airlines. The six A380s joining the fleet continue this tradition, but add new dimensions in customers appeal.The décor and ambience onboard THAI’s A380s combine rich vibrant colours with traditional design element. The overall atmosphere is chic and sophisticated, with variable cabin ‘mood’ lighting simulating different times of day.

Up to 24 cabin attendants are present on each flight to maintain THAI’s highest standards of inflight service. This is supported, particularly, by the provision of seven galleys and food service stations, more than is offered on this aircraft by any other airline

435 Economy Class seats

•120° lie flat
•32” pitch
•18” width
•10.6” AVOD touch screen
•Device connectivity and PC power point
•Legendary THAI hospitality

60 Business Class seats

•180° lie flat
•44” pitch
•20” width
•15” AVOD touch screen
•Staggered layout for greater privacy
•Royal Silk Sky Bar

12 First Class seats

•180° fully flat bed
•82” pitch
•27” width
•23” AVOD touch screen
•Compartment style seats
•On board Royal First Lounge

Pre-Booked Seats

On most flights your actual seats can be pre-booked at no additional cost.  To help you decide your preferred seating check the aircraft type on your flight itinerary and look at the following website:  


Thai International is a member of the Star Alliance which has 28 member airlines (Including Singapore Airlines, Air New Zealand, South African Airways, Lufthansa, Air Canada and United Airlines).  The group operate 4,701 aircraft and 21,900 flights daily to 1328 destinations in 195 countries.  Round the World airfares are available on Star Alliance carriers with 3 to 15 stopovers available in all classes of travel.

Baggage Allowance

The following is the current baggage allowance on flights through to Australasia

Economy Class   30 kgs
Business Class  40 kgs
First Class  50 kgs
No one bag to exceed 32 kgs
Carry on:  All cabins 1 x 7 kgs

Online check in is available 24 hours before departure. 

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