There are 5 ways to get from Ho Chi Minh City to Kaoh Rung by plane, ferry, bus or bus and ferry

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, ferry  •  3 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Ho Chi Minh City (SGN) to Sihanoukville (KOS) SGN - KOS
  2. Take the ferry from Sihanouk Ville to Ko Rong

$116 - $463

Cheapest option

Bus, Minivan, ferry  •  13 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Ho Chi Minh City to Phnom Penh Khai Nam Bus
  2. Take the Minivan from Phnom Penh CTT Transports to Sihanoukville CTT Transports
  3. Take the ferry from Sihanouk Ville to Ko Rong

$31 - $42

3 alternative options

Bus, ferry  •  10 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Ho Chi Minh Mekong Express to Sihanoukville Mekong Express
  2. Take the ferry from Sihanouk Ville to Ko Rong

$41 - $53

Bus The Sinh Tourist, Van  •  12 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Ho Chi Minh - Sinh Tourist Office to Phnom Penh Cambodia - Sing Tourist Office
  2. Take the Van from Phnom Penh Virak Buntham Express to Ko Rong

$49

Bus Giant Ibis, Van  •  13 h

  1. Take the bus from Ho Chi Minh to Phnom Penh
  2. Take the Van from Phnom Penh Virak Buntham Express to Ko Rong

$51

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Ho Chi Minh City to Kaoh Rung is to bus and Minivan and ferry which costs $30 - $45 and takes 13 h 18 min.

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The quickest way to get from Ho Chi Minh City to Kaoh Rung is to fly and ferry which costs $110 - $470 and takes 3 h 4 min.

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The distance between Ho Chi Minh City and Kaoh Rung is 376 km.

It takes approximately 3 h 4 min to get from Ho Chi Minh City to Kaoh Rung, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Ho Chi Minh City to Kaoh Rung. However, there are services departing from Ho Chi Minh - Sinh Tourist Office and arriving at Ko Rong via Monivong/Sihanouk, Kampuchea Kroen Intersection and Phnom Penh Virak Buntham Express. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 53 min.

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The nearest airport to Kaoh Rung is Sihanoukville (KOS) Airport which is 46.7 km away. Other nearby airports include Phuquoc (PQC) (104.1 km), Phnom Penh (PNH) (198.3 km), Siem Reap (REP) (305.1 km) and Koh Samui (USM) (370.9 km).

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Map of how to get from Ho Chi Minh City to Kaoh Rung.
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  • Distance: 235 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 4 min

What companies run services between Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam and Kaoh Rung, Cambodia?

There is no direct connection from Ho Chi Minh City to Kaoh Rung. However, you can fly to Sihanoukville, take the taxi to Sihanouk Ville, then take the ferry to Kaoh Rung. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Ho Chi Minh City to Kaoh Rung via Sihanoukville Mekong Express and Sihanouk Ville in around 10 h 38 min.

Airlines
Cambodia Angkor Air
Website
cambodiaangkorair.com
Flights from Ho Chi Minh City to Sihanoukville
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $480
Bus operators
Mekong Express
Website
catmekongexpress.com
Bus from Ho Chi Minh Mekong Express to Sihanoukville Mekong Express
Ave. Duration
9 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice 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
Virak Buntham
Website
virakbuntham.com
Bus and ferry from Phnom Penh Virak Buntham Express to Ko Rong
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$31
Schedules at
virakbuntham.com
Book at
bookmebus.com
Giant Ibis
Khai Nam Transport
Website
en.khainamtransport.com
Bus from Ho Chi Minh City to Phnom Penh Khai Nam Bus
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
en.khainamtransport.com
Book at
bookmebus.com
CTT Transports
Website
ctt-express.com
Bus from Phnom Penh CTT Transports to Sihanoukville CTT Transports
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
bookmebus.com
Ferry operators
Buva Sea Cambodia
Website
buvasea.com
Ferry from Sihanouk Ville to Ko Rong
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$22
Schedules at
buvasea.com
Book at
bookmebus.com
GTVC Speedboat
Website
gtvcspeedboat.com
Ferry from Sihanouk Ville Occhuteal Pier to Ko Rong
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$22
Schedules at
gtvcspeedboat.com
Book at
bookmebus.com
Speed Ferry Cambodia
Website
speedferrycambodia.com
Ferry from Sihanouk Ville Occhuteal Pier to Ko Rong
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
speedferrycambodia.com

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