On July 1, 2018, Thai Smile Airways will launch direct flight from Bangkok to Guangzhou. The daily flight schedule will be as follows:
WE696/TG2696 Bangkok (Suvarnabhumi) - Guangzhou 22:15-02:20+1
WE697/TG2697 Guangzhou - Bangkok (Suvarnabhumi) 03:20-05:35
The flights will be operated by Thai Smile with Airbus A320, economy class only. Thai Airways International will have codeshare co-operation on these flights, which will increase its market share on this route as well as to provide more flight choice to its passengers.
Thai Smile Airways is a regional boutique airline company. It serves hot meal and provides free checked baggage allowance. It also participates in the Royal Orchid Plus frequent flyer program of Thai Airways, and it has seamless connection to Thai Airways flights.