Emergency Contacts in Bangkok

How to call an ambulance, hospitals, police stations and helplines in Bangkok...

Contact information for local helplines, English-speaking ambulance services, private and government hospitals and police stations.

Useful Numbers and Helplines in Bangkok

Service Telephone
Alcoholics Anonymous Tel: 02 231 8300
Website
AIDS Access Foundation Tel: 02 372 2222
Samaritans of Thailand
English-language call back service
English-speaking help sometimes available but not guaranteed

Tel
: 02 713 6791
Tel: 02 713 6793
Thai Red Cross Tel: 02 252 8181-9
Breast Cancer Support Tel: 02 256 4991 Ext 1026
Compassionate Friends (support for families that have experienced the death of a child) Tel: 08 1622 2483
Rabies and snake bites
(King Chulalongkorn Memorial Hospital, Bangkok)
Tel: 02 256 4214

Bangkok Private Ambulances (English speaking)

Some of the numbers below are for a central reception, where there will be an English-speaking person able to call an ambulance.

BNH Hospital Tel: 02 632 1000
Bumrungrad Hospital Tel: 02 667 1188
Bangkok Hospital Tel: 1719
Samitivej Sukhumvit Hospital Tel: 02 712 7007
Samitivej Srinakarin Hospital Tel: 02 378 9000
Samitivej Srinakarin Children's Hospital Tel: 02 731 7778
Saint Louis Hospital Tel: 02 675 5000
Bangkok Christian Hospital Tel: 02 233 6981-9

Bangkok Hospitals

Private hospitals (emergency numbers)

Some of the numbers below are for a central reception, where there will be an English-speaking person able to organise appropriate help.

BNH Hospital Tel: 02 632 1000
Samitivej Sukhumvit Hospital Tel: 02 711 8191
Samitivej Srinakarin Hospital Tel: 02 378 9090
Samitivej Srinakarin Children's Hospital Tel: 02 378 9090
Bumrungrad Hospital Tel: 02 667 1175
Bangkok Hospital Tel: 02 310 3001
Saint Louis Hospital Tel: 02 675 5000
Bangkok Christian Hospital Tel: 02 233 6981-9

Thai government hospitals

All doctors will speak English in government hospitals and the standard of care is generally excellent, although waiting times can be long. In an emergency it is better to use a Thai speaker to call for an ambulance as it is by no means certain that the numbers below will get through to an English speaker.

Chulalongkorn University Hospital Tel: 02 652 4600-9
Rajavithi Hospital Tel: 02 354 8108-9
Siriraj Hospital Tel: 02 419 7000
Ramathibodi Hospital Tel: 02 354 7308-9

Bangkok Police Stations

Lumpini Police Station
At: 139 Wireless, Lumpini, Pathumwan, Bangkok 10330
Tel: 02 255 5993-7
Siam Square Police Station
At: Siam Square Soi 7, Pathumwan, Bangkok 10330
Tel: 02 252 6938
Pathumwan Police Station
At: 1775 Rama 6, Vi Wang Mai, Pathumwan, Bangkok 10330
Tel: 02 215 2992
Thung Maha Maek Police Station
At: 505 Tung Maha Mek, Sathorn, Bangkok 10120
Tel: 02 287 3004
Yannawa Police Station
At: 80 Surasak Road, Silom, Bang Rak, Bangkok 10500
Tel: 02 233 7296
Thonglor Police Station
At: 800 Sukhumvit 55, Klong Ton Nua, Wattana, Bangkok 10110
Tel: 02 390 2240
Bang Rak Police Station
At: 50 Nares Road, Si Phraya, Bang Rak, Bangkok 10500
Tel: 02 234 0242
Phaya Thai Police Station
At: 320 Sri Ayuthaya Road, Tung Paya Tay, Ratchatewi, Bangkok 10400
Tel: 02 246 1196
Tharue Police Station
At: Arjnarong, Klong Toey, Bangkok 10110
Tel: 02 249 8888-90
Khlong Ton Police Station
At: 249 Pattanakarn 25, Suan Luang, Bangkok 10250
Tel: 02 314 0041-3
Bang Na Police Station
At: 90 Srinakharin, Nong Bon, Prawet, Bangkok 10260
Tel: 02 396 1656-8
Bang Kholaem Police Station
At: 54/7 Moo. 9, Bang Pakok, Rat Burana, Bangkok 10140
Tel: 02 427 6287