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getting post (credit cards) sent over from england to bangkok

  • kp1988

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    Hello.
    I am really stuck on this matter so any advice would be great.

    I have a credit arriving to my home address in england in the next couple of days, which i will need sent to me over in bangkok.

    How does it work, is it possible for me to pick it up from a registered post office? do bangkok have post offices?

    what is the safest way of me receiving my card?

    kind regards,

    kane

    #1 Posted: 21/8/2008 - 14:02

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    In the past when I've needed a new credit card, I've just had my folks courier it to me with Fedex/DHL -- costs a bit, but more secure than the post. I've done it prob a dozen times and never had a prob. They should be able to deliver to your guesthouse/hotel.

    #2 Posted: 21/8/2008 - 14:15

  • boxee

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    hello kane

    this should cost about £30 on dhl and take about
    2-3 days for delivery to thailand


    danny

    #3 Posted: 21/8/2008 - 15:37

  • khunwilko

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    27th January, 2007
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    I got my family to post it to in a "disguised" envelope.
    My bank (Lloyds) would not send it to Thailand.....they sent one to me in Australia - took about 30 hours.
    You might TRY and ask the bank if they will send it direct, but I guess the policy is still the same.

    #4 Posted: 10/10/2008 - 12:05

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