Participating towns and cities

ThailandBangkok, Thailand

12.000.000 inhabitants
Bangkok Municipal Authority
Doctor Dannasotit Neadvichai
3rd floor Bangkok City Hall
10200 Bangkok
(++66) 222 19690
Bangkok already registered 2x for EUROPEANMOBILITYWEEK in: 2007 2006

Participation 2006

Activities within the week Activities within the week

Bangkok organises activities during EUROPEANMOBILITYWEEK 2006, taking into account the annual theme.

All week
Some 150 riders from our Thai Cycling Club ( are spending the whole of every Sunday in September on a set plan which can be seen on our web site. These riders are distributing leaflets on energy conservation and health improvement by way of cycling. We are interviewing members of the public to find out if they have bicycles at home and what they do with them. The rider's bicycles are fitted with signs advertising the car free day on 22/9/06.

Permanent measures Permanent measures

Bangkok implements one or more new permanent measure(s), which contribute(s) to modal transfer from private car to environmentally sound means of transport.

Car-free day Car-free day

Bangkok carries out a Car-Free Day 2006 and closes off one or more streets to traffic, and opens it to pedestrians, cyclists and public transport.

Zone opened to residents on Car-Free Day:
Certain roads in the heart of town.