Free Wi-Fi is now available on Bangkok’s buses

Good news for people who are using Bangkok’s buses. The Bangkok Mass Transit Authority announced that WI-FI has been installed on 550 Euro II Buses and passengers are allowed to use it for free. The service is available since August 1st.

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Here are the steps to use the WI-FI.

  1. Look for “On Wi-Fi” network on your smart phone.
  2. Connect and register to the system with mobile number, gender, and date of birth.
  3. You will get a password via SMS.

Here is the list of bus numbers that have already installed the service. All of them are air-conditioned buses.

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It is good to have this free WI-FI because you do not have to pay for it. However, once you log in, you will be forced to watch advertisement for 15-30 seconds and you will be able to log in for only 10 minutes at a time. After that, you have to log in again.

Today, I have read the feedback from people on its Facebook fanpage. There are many people complaining this free WI-FI about its unstable and slow WI-FI. However, the administrator answered the feedback politely and tried to improve the service. Hope we will have the good and free WI-FI soon.

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