Update: New BTS station on Lad Phrao intersection to open on August 9

A new  BTS station on Lad Phrao intersection station is scheduled to open for service on Friday, August 9, posted Bangkok Post.

Travel will be free for a limited period when the new Skytrain station at the northern extension of the Sukhumvit line opens on Friday.

The Ha Yaek Lat Phrao (N9) will extend the Green Line beyond Mo Chit.

“We will not collect fees until the Bangkok Metropolitan Administration [BMA] settles the tariffs with the operator [Bangkok Mass Transit System Public Company Limited],” Bangkok Governor, Pol Gen Aswin Kwanmuang said on Tuesday, after inspecting the new station ahead of its launch.

Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha will open the station on Friday.

Source: Bangkok Post