Priority Pass announces new Thai lounges
Priority Pass, the world’s leading traveler experience program, announced an exciting new partnership with Thailand’s national airline, Thai Airways International Public Company Limited (THAI).
The agreement provides Priority Pass members with access to three domestic premium Royal Orchid lounges located at airports across Thailand: Phuket International Airport (HKT), Chiang Mai International Airport (CNX) and Suvarnabhumi Airport (BKK).
This partnership is designed to further expand Priority Pass’s existing extensive network, which includes at least one experience at 90 of the top 100 airports* worldwide, to ensure Priority Pass members relax and have access to calming, socially distanced spaces at the most most visited places can enjoy . It also cements Priority Pass as the number one choice for national airlines worldwide – with THAI regularly recognized by Skytrax for being one of the top 10 airlines in the world and having the world’s best airline lounge spa.
Speaking of partnership, Todd Handcock, President, Asia Pacific, Collinson said, “We are pleased to announce to our members this partnership, which will see the addition of three premium domestic lounges across Thailand to the Priority Pass program. Despite the uncertainties of the pandemic, domestic travel continues to gain momentum Thailand’s national airline, Thai Airways, is meeting this strong travel need while offering a touch of luxury in a safe and comfortable environment.”
Khun Nattapong Pokairat General Manager, Ground Service of THAI said: “As the national airline of Thailand, we are proud to present our world-class lounges to Priority Pass members, who will experience authentic Thai food, a unique Thai ambiance and the charm of Thai hospitality. Our opulent Royal Orchid and Royal Silk lounges provide travelers with a retreat where they can relax while travelling, with each lounge in our network upholding our 4Cs: trust, cleanliness, care and comfort. As domestic travel is key to global travel recovery, Our team looks forward to welcoming Priority Pass members to our lounges.”
Collinson – a global leader in the delivery of travel experiences, including medical assistance and travel medicine services – has spent the last 18 months working with airlines, airports and other members of the travel ecosystem, as well as governments around the world, to bring travel back to life support for sure. Collinson also leveraged its global travel medicine resources to become one of the first airport COVID-19 travel testing companies, partnering with more than 30 airlines, airports and health passport providers.
*Airport ranking based on 2019 flight numbers
Lounge-Inclusive Member Benefits:
- 2.5 hours of lounge use
- Snack and refreshment bar (alcohol not included)