For all travellers departing on THAI flights across the network during the peak December/January holiday travel season, please note the following :

1.  Airports will be busy with additional passenger flows so please allow extra travel time to Airports on departure day.  Check-in opens 3 hours prior to the scheduled flight departure.

2.  For customers travelling with children, please allow plenty of time for check-in, Immigration and Security screening especially when travelling with infants.

3.  We recommend using the online check-in facility available from 24 hours prior to the flight departure time as this will expedite Airport processing.  Please note you will still need to allow adequate time for Luggage check-in, Immigration and Security screening.

4.  Please be aware of the maximum permitted luggage allowance for both hand carried luggage and checked luggage.  Excess luggage will be charged over and above the permitted allowances.  Please visit for details, ask your travel agent or call 1300 651 960.

We wish you a very Happy Christmas and a happy holiday wherever you may travel.

Please note the THAI offices in Australia will be closed on Sat/Sun weekends and on all Public Holidays.  For urgent assistance, please contact your local Airport (please note Airport offices are open only during flight operational periods).

Thai Airways International, Australia


Aava Resort and Spa Special Offer - ends 30 Jun '17

Aava Resort and Spa Special Offer


Discover the 'Less Discovered' Area of Khanom, Surat Thani province, staying at the Aava Resort and Spa...


Book this exclusive deal for THAI's Australian travellers by 30 June '17 for stays until 31 December 2017.


Book and stay for 5 nights in a Deluxe Bungalow and claim these exclusive bonus offers : 

Daily breakfasts

Airport transfers between Surat Thani or Krabi Airports

Free Pink Dolphin tour for 2 people

Special rates : Low season THB 16,800; High season THB 20,400


Low Season : now until 30 Nov '17

High Season : Dec '17



Aava Resort

Book your Aava Resort visit using the promotional code : TGROPAava and present your Royal Orchid Plus Frequent Flyer membership card at check-in.


THAI flies twice daily from Bangkok to Krabi and THAI Smile flies twice daily between Bangkok and Surat Thani. You can also fly to Koh Samui and transfer to Khanom via ferry or hydrofoil (ferries/hydrofoils operate between Naiton Pier Koh Samui and Donsak Pier Surat Thani)


See flight schedules and the latest special flight deals here.


For resort bookings and enquiries, e-mail :

                             Aava Bungalow

Deluxe Bungalow Aava Resort and Spa


Aava Resort and Spa is located in Khanom, Thailand situated on Nadan Beach, a 9 kilometre stretch of sandy beach with safe, swimmable waters. Khanom is renowned for its rare pink dolphins which locals proudly protect in their idyllic living environment on the coastline. The resort arranges boat tours taking guests to meet the dolphins as they roam freely in sheltered surrounds.

                              Aava Pool

Aava Resort and Spa Pool


Aava Resort and Spa offers guests activities and adventures without having to venture far into and beyond Khanom, including visits to temples and a puppet house, shopping at traditional markets, foot therapy at a fish spa, trekking in national parks, exploring intriguing caves, fishing, snorkelling, golf and full-day tours to Koh Samui.

                              Alto Restaurant

Alto Restaurant Aava Resort and Spa


The resort is Scandinavian-owned with top Finnish designs. Guest bungalows and villas are set amongst gardens or overlooking and providing direct access into the pool with sea views.


Aava Spa features traditional Thai therapy and massage treatments utilising organic products plus an array of other wellness activities including Yoga, Thai Chi, Pilates, meditation, jungle and waterfall hikes and Thai boxing training. Yoga and wellness retreats are also hosted with leading world instructors at various times of the year.  The resort presents a family-friendly atmosphere with a Kids club offering great activities for the young ones and babysitting provided complimentary throughout the day and into the late evening.


Find out more about Aava Resort and Spa