For anyone that wants to enjoy their holiday and reduce the hassle of ordering a taxi in Bangkok around the Songkran New Year holidays, GrabTaxi is now offering a special promotional campaign called “Grab Me Songkran” – a collaboration between the Ministry of Tourism and Sports and GrabTaxi.
There’s a 40 baht discount from the final metered fair for an unlimited ride (between 10 – 20 April).
GrabTaxi promotion starts soon
To take advantage of the deal, you’ll need to use the following promotion code: THTOUR.
The code has unlimited use, and the 25 baht booking fee still applies, however.
Here are the instructions on how to redeem the promo offer:
Step 1: Download the GrabTaxi app for free from the Apple App Store, Google Play Store or BlackBerry World. New customers will go through a first time activation process (if you don’t receive your activation code, please call our customer service at 02 021 2500)
Step 2: Book taxi through the GrabTaxi app.
Open the app and select your pick-up and drop-off locations then click ‘NEXT’. Key in Promo Code into the ‘PROMO CODE’ field and click “CONFIRM BOOKING”.
Step 3: You will receive an SMS and/or email about the successful promo redemption once you are allocated a taxi.
Step 4: Show the promo confirmation SMS and/or email to the driver and get 40THB discount on your taxi ride the 25THB service fee still applies.
To take advantage of the GrabTaxi promotion, all taxi bookings must be made via the GrabTaxi app, and the pick-up and drop-off locations must be within greater Bangkok only.
It sounds like a fairly good deal for anyone that want to get around during Songkran. For everyone else hiding at home during the ‘fun’, you might still want to try out GrabTaxi’s service at another time.