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There are 4 ways to get from Ho Chi Minh City to Kaoh Rung by plane, ferry, bus or train

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, ferry  •  3 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Tan Son Nhat (SGN) to Sihanoukville (KOS) SGN - KOS
  2. Take the ferry from Sihanouk Ville Occhuteal Pier to Sok San Beach

$127 - $463

Cheapest option

Bus, Minivan, ferry  •  12 h 56 min

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

$31 - $42

2 alternative options

Bus, train, ferry  •  16 h 4 min

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

$34 - $50

Bus, ferry  •  17 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Ho Chi Minh Virak Buntham Express to Phnom Penh Virak Buntham Express
  2. Take the bus from Phnom Penh Giant Ibis to Sihanoukville Giant Ibis
  3. Take the ferry from Sihanouk Ville Occhuteal Pier to Sok San Beach

$49

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 12 h 56 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 $120 - $470 and takes 3 h 34 min.

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

The best way to get from Ho Chi Minh City to Kaoh Rung without a car is to bus and Minivan and ferry which takes 12 h 56 min and costs $30 - $45.

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It takes approximately 3 h 34 min to get from Ho Chi Minh City to Kaoh Rung, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Tan Son Nhat Airport to Sihanoukville Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 15 min.

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Cambodia Angkor Air offers flights from Tan Son Nhat Airport to Sihanoukville Airport.

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There are 136+ hotels available in Kaoh Rung. Prices start at $8 USD per night.

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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 34 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 Occhuteal Pier, then take the ferry to Kaoh Rung. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Ho Chi Minh City to Kaoh Rung via Phnom Penh Khai Nam Bus, Leang Heng Bookshop, Central Market, Phnom Penh Bayon VIP Express, Sihanoukville Bayon Express, and Sihanouk Ville in around 12 h 56 min.

Airlines
Cambodia Angkor Air
Website
cambodiaangkorair.com
Flights from Tan Son Nhat to Sihanoukville
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $480
Train operators
Royal Railway Cambodia
Phone
023 992 379
Email
Chhon.Sotheara@trrcambodia.com
Website
royal-railway.com
Train from Phnom Penh Station to Sihanoukville station
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
royal-railway.com
Book at
baolau.com
Bus operators
Khai Nam Transport
Phone
0972 098 300
Email
khainam_vietnam@yahoo.com
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
Bayon VIP Co., Ltd
Phone
(+855) 89 221 919
Email
support@bayonvip.com
Website
bayonvip.com
Bus from Phnom Penh Bayon VIP Express to Sihanoukville Bayon Express
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
bayonvip.com
Book at
bookmebus.com
Virak Buntham
Phone
016 786 270
Email
support@virakbuntham.com
Website
virakbuntham.com
Bus from Ho Chi Minh Virak Buntham Express to Phnom Penh Virak Buntham Express
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
virakbuntham.com
Book at
bookmebus.com
Giant Ibis
Phone
+855 969993333
Email
info@giantibis.com
Website
giantibis.com
Bus from Phnom Penh Giant Ibis to Sihanoukville Giant Ibis
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
giantibis.com
Book at
12go.asia
Ferry operators
GTVC Speedboat
Phone
+855 16 457 777
Website
facebook.com
Ferry from Sihanouk Ville Occhuteal Pier to Sok San Beach
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$22
Schedules at
bookmebus.com
Ferry from Sihanouk Ville Occhuteal Pier to Ko Rong
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$19
Schedules at
bookmebus.com
Buva Sea Cambodia
Phone
0978 888 950
Email
support@buvasea.com
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
Speed Ferry Cambodia
Phone
+855 81 466880
Email
info@speedferrycambodia.com
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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