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There are 8 ways to get from Cambodia to Sapa by plane, car, bus, train or ferry

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

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Fly Siem Reap to Dienbienphu, drive  •  18 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Siem Reap (REP) to Dienbienphu (DIN) REP - DIN
  2. Drive from Dienbienphu to Sapa

$167 - $388

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  45 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Phnom Penh Khai Nam Bus to Ho Chi Minh City
  2. Take the train from Ho Chi Minh City to Hanoi
  3. Take the bus from Ha Noi to SaPa

$60 - $91

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Fly Siem Reap to Noi Bai International, bus  •  9 h 40 min

  1. Fly from Siem Reap (REP) to Noi Bai International (HAN) REP - HAN
  2. Take the bus from Ha Noi to SaPa

$85 - $256

Fly Phnom Penh to Wenshan, drive  •  16 h 18 min

  1. Fly from Phnom Penh (PNH) to Wenshan (WNH) PNH - WNH
  2. Drive from Wenshan to Sapa

$140 - $490

Bus  •  45 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Phnom Penh to Aranyaprathet
  2. Take the bus from Aranyaprathet to Mukdahan
  3. Take the bus from Savannakhet Laos to Ha Noi
  4. Take the bus from Ha Noi to SaPa

$75 - $89

Bus, drive, train  •  46 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Phnom Penh Phuong Trinh to Bavet border Bus station
  2. Drive from Bavet border Bus station to Ho Chi Minh City
  3. Take the train from Ho Chi Minh City to Hanoi
  4. Take the train from Ha Noi to Sapa Lao Cai

$71 - $119

Bus, ferry  •  2 days 8 h

  1. Take the bus from Phnom Penh to Ho Chi Minh
  2. Take the ferry from Bach Dang Pier to Thanh Da Pier
  3. Take the bus from Ho Chi Minh Mien Dong to Ha Noi Nuoc Ngam Bus Station
  4. Take the bus from Ha Noi to SaPa Lao Cai

$62 - $72

Drive  •  25 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Phnom Penh to Sapa 1063.9 miles

$130 - $210

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Cambodia to Sapa is to bus and ferry which costs $60 - $75 and takes 2 days 8 h.

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The quickest way to get from Cambodia to Sapa is to fly and bus which costs $85 - $260 and takes 9 h 40 min.

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The distance between Cambodia and Sapa is 988 km. The road distance is 1702.2 km.

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The best way to get from Cambodia to Sapa without a car is to bus and train which takes 45 h 27 min and costs $60 - $95.

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It takes approximately 18 h 37 min to get from Cambodia to Sapa, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Siem Reap Airport to Dienbienphu Airport. The quickest flight takes 14 h 50 min and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Cambodia to Sapa is 1702 km. It takes approximately 25 h 12 min to drive from Cambodia to Sapa.

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Cambodia Angkor Air, Vietjet Air, Thai AirAsia and Vietnam Airlines offer flights from Siem Reap Airport to Dienbienphu Airport.

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There are 390+ hotels available in Sapa. Prices start at $8 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Cambodia to Siem Reap Airport is to taxi which takes 7 min and costs $7 - $9.

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Map of how to get from Cambodia to Sapa.
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  • Distance: 617.6 miles
  • Duration: 18 h 37 min

What companies run services between Cambodia and Sapa, Vietnam?

You can take a bus from Phnom Penh to Sapa via Aranyaprathet, Mukdahan, Savannakhet Laos, Ha Noi, and Ha Noi in around 45 h 35 min.

Airlines
Vietnam Airlines
Website
vietnamairlines.com
Flights from Siem Reap to Dienbienphu via Noi Bai International
Ave. Duration
16 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Siem Reap to Dienbienphu via Tan Son Nhat, Noi Bai International
Ave. Duration
14 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $950
Flights from Siem Reap to Dienbienphu via Danang, Noi Bai International
Ave. Duration
19 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $900
Flights from Siem Reap to Dienbienphu via Don Muang, Noi Bai International
Ave. Duration
14 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $350
Flights from Siem Reap to Noi Bai International
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $600
Flights from Siem Reap to Noi Bai International via Danang
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $600
China Eastern Airlines
Website
en.ceair.com
Flights from Phnom Penh to Wenshan via Kunming
Ave. Duration
15 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flights from Phnom Penh to Wenshan via Kuala Lumpur, Kunming
Ave. Duration
10 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $460
Flights from Phnom Penh to Wenshan via Guangzhou Baiyun, Kunming
Ave. Duration
10 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Flights from Phnom Penh to Wenshan via Siem Reap, Kunming
Ave. Duration
13 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Bangkok Airways
Website
bangkokair.com
Flights from Siem Reap to Noi Bai International via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $600
Vietjet Air
Website
vietjetair.com
Flights from Siem Reap to Noi Bai International
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $230
Lao Airlines
Website
laoairlines.com
Flights from Siem Reap to Noi Bai International via Luang Prabang
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,000
Sichuan Airlines
Website
ch.com
Flights from Phnom Penh to Wenshan via Don Muang, Chengdu
Ave. Duration
14 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $410
China Southern Airlines
Website
csair.com
Flights from Phnom Penh to Wenshan via Guangzhou Baiyun, Nanning
Ave. Duration
15 h
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Train operators
Vietnam Railways
Phone
19006469
Email
support1@dsvn.vn
Website
dsvn.vn
Train from Ho Chi Minh City to Hanoi
Ave. Duration
31 h 35 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Schedules at
dsvn.vn
Book at
12go.asia
Soft Seat With Air Conditioners
$32 - $37
Hard Bed With Air Conditioners
$35 - $55
Soft Bed With Air Conditioners
$40 - $60
Train from Ha Noi to Sapa Lao Cai
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $15
Schedules at
dsvn.vn
Book at
12go.asia
Soft Seat With Air Conditioners
$6 - $8
Hard Bed With Air Conditioners
$9 - $12
Soft Bed With Air Conditioners
$10 - $15
Bus operators
Sapa Express
Phone
+84 2466821555
Email
sales@sapaexpress.com
Website
sapaexpress.com
Bus from Ha Noi to SaPa
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$16
Schedules at
sapaexpress.com
Book at
12go.asia
The Transport Company
Yellow Bus
Phone
038-967965-7
Email
yellowbus2008@gmail.com
Website
iloveyellowbus.com
Bus from Aranyaprathet to Mukdahan
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $17
Schedules at
iloveyellowbus.com
The Sinh Tourist
Khai Nam Transport
Phone
0972 098 300
Email
khainam_vietnam@yahoo.com
Website
en.khainamtransport.com
Bus from Phnom Penh Khai Nam Bus to Ho Chi Minh City
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
en.khainamtransport.com
Book at
bookmebus.com
Phuong Trinh (Cambodia) Tourism
Phone
+855 23 636 0028
Website
ptbusline.com
Bus from Phnom Penh Phuong Trinh to Bavet border Bus station
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
busonlineticket.co.th
Book at
bookmebus.com
Hoang Long Transit Co
Phone
0225 3920920
Email
info@hoanglongasia.com
Website
hoanglongasia.com
Bus from Ho Chi Minh Mien Dong to Ha Noi Nuoc Ngam Bus Station
Ave. Duration
37 h 43 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Schedules at
hoanglongasia.com
Mai Linh Express
Website
mailinhexpress.vn
Bus from Ho Chi Minh Mien Dong to Ha Noi Nuoc Ngam Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 days 12 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$34
Schedules at
mailinhexpress.vn
Xe Sao Việt Bus
Phone
0243 9922 555
Email
xekhachsaoviet@gmail.com
Website
xekhachsaoviet.com
Bus from Ha Noi to SaPa Lao Cai
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
xekhachsaoviet.com
Book at
vexere.com
Ferry operators
Saigon Waterbus
Ferry from Bach Dang Pier to Thanh Da Pier
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
tinhte.vn

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