There are 4 ways to get from Ho Chi Minh City to Siem Reap by plane, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly  •  1 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Ho Chi Minh City (SGN) to Siem Reap (REP) SGN - REP

$110 - $400

Cheapest option

Bus Virak Buntham  •  12 h

  1. Take the bus from Ho Chi Minh Virak Buntham Express to Siem Reap Virak Buntham Express

$22 - $26

2 alternative options

Bus Capitol Tour Cambodia  •  14 h

  1. Take the bus from Ho Chi Minh - Sinh Tourist Office to Phnom Penh Cambodia - Sing Tourist Office
  2. Take the bus from Phnom Penh Cambodia to Siem Reap

$24

Drive  •  7 h 3 min

  1. Drive from Ho Chi Minh City to Siem Reap 291.5 miles

$35 - $55

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Ho Chi Minh City to Siem Reap is to bus which costs $24 and takes 14 h.

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The quickest way to get from Ho Chi Minh City to Siem Reap is to fly which takes 1 h 17 min and costs $110 - $400.

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The distance between Ho Chi Minh City and Siem Reap is 420 km. The road distance is 466 km.

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It takes approximately 1 h 17 min to get from Ho Chi Minh City to Siem Reap, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Ho Chi Minh Virak Buntham Express and arriving at Siem Reap Virak Buntham Express. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 12 h.

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What companies run services between Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam and Siem Reap, Cambodia?

Vietnam Airlines, Cambodia Angkor Air and Lanmei Airlines fly from Ho Chi Minh City to Siem Reap every 4 hours. Alternatively, Virak Buntham operates a bus from Ho Chi Minh City to Siem Reap every 4 hours. Tickets cost $22 and the journey takes 12 h. Mekong Express also services this route once daily.

Airlines
Vietnam Airlines
Website
vietnamairlines.com
Flights from Ho Chi Minh City to Siem Reap
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Ho Chi Minh City to Siem Reap via Phnom Penh
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Cambodia Angkor Air
Website
cambodiaangkorair.com
Flights from Ho Chi Minh City to Siem Reap
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Ho Chi Minh City to Siem Reap via Phnom Penh
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Lanmei Airlines
Flights from Ho Chi Minh City to Siem Reap
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$40 - $310
Bus operators
Virak Buntham
Website
virakbuntham.com
Bus from Ho Chi Minh Virak Buntham Express to Siem Reap Virak Buntham Express
Ave. Duration
12 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$22
Schedules at
virakbuntham.com
Book at
bookmebus.com
Mekong Express
Website
catmekongexpress.com
Bus from Ho Chi Minh to Siem Reap Mekong Express
Ave. Duration
11 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26
Schedules at
catmekongexpress.com
Book at
12go.asia
The Sinh Tourist
Website
thesinhtourist.vn
Bus from Ho Chi Minh - Sinh Tourist Office to Phnom Penh Cambodia - Sing Tourist Office
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17
Schedules at
thesinhtourist.vn
Book at
12go.asia
Capitol Tour Cambodia
Website
capitoltourscambodia.com
Bus from Phnom Penh Cambodia to Siem Reap
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
capitoltourscambodia.com

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