There are 3 ways to get from Ho Chi Minh City to Phnom Penh by bus, car or plane

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Bus  •  6h

  1. Take the bus from Ho Chi Minh City to Phnom Penh Khai Nam Bus

$10 - $18

2 alternative options

Drive  •  3h 32m

  1. Drive from Ho Chi Minh City to Phnom Penh 238.5 km

$19 - $29

Fly  •  2h 40m

  1. Fly from Tan Son Nhat (SGN) to Phnom Penh (PNH) SGN - PNH

$74 - $197

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The cheapest way to get from Ho Chi Minh City to Phnom Penh is to bus which costs $10 - $18 and takes 6h.

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The quickest way to get from Ho Chi Minh City to Phnom Penh is to fly which costs $70 - $200 and takes 2h 40m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Ho Chi Minh City and arriving at Phnom Penh Khai Nam Bus. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6h.

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The distance between Ho Chi Minh City and Phnom Penh is 211 km. The road distance is 238.5 km.

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The best way to get from Ho Chi Minh City to Phnom Penh without a car is to bus which takes 6h and costs $10 - $18.

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The bus from Ho Chi Minh City to Phnom Penh Khai Nam Bus takes 6h including transfers and departs hourly.

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Ho Chi Minh City to Phnom Penh bus services, operated by Khai Nam Transport, depart from Ho Chi Minh City station.

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The best way to get from Ho Chi Minh City to Phnom Penh is to bus which takes 6h and costs $10 - $18. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs $70 - $200 and takes 2h 40m.

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The quickest flight from Tan Son Nhat Airport to Phnom Penh Airport is the direct flight which takes 45 min.

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Ho Chi Minh City to Phnom Penh bus services, operated by Khai Nam Transport, arrive at Phnom Penh Khai Nam Bus station.

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Map of how to get from Ho Chi Minh City to Phnom Penh.
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  • Distance: 210.8 km
  • Duration: 6h

What companies run services between Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam and Phnom Penh, Cambodia?

Khai Nam Transport operates a bus from Ho Chi Minh City to Phnom Penh Khai Nam Bus hourly. Tickets cost $10 and the journey takes 6h. Five other operators also service this route. Alternatively, Qatar Airways, Vietnam Airlines and Cambodia Angkor Air fly from Ho Chi Minh City to Phnom Penh 5 times a day.

Airlines
Vietnam Airlines
Website
vietnamairlines.com
Flights from Tan Son Nhat to Phnom Penh
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $230
Cambodia Angkor Air
Website
cambodiaangkorair.com
Flights from Tan Son Nhat to Phnom Penh
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $230
Qatar Airways
Website
qatarairways.com
Flights from Tan Son Nhat to Phnom Penh
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $240
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
6h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
en.khainamtransport.com
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The Sinh Tourist
Phone
+84-28 3838 9596
Email
info@thesinhtourist.vn
Website
thesinhtourist.vn
Bus from Ho Chi Minh - Sinh Tourist Office to Phnom Penh Cambodia - Sing Tourist Office
Ave. Duration
7h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
thesinhtourist.vn
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Mekong Express
Phone
85512787839
Email
info@catmekongexpress.com
Website
catmekongexpress.com
Bus from Ho Chi Minh Mekong Express to Phnom Penh Mekong express
Ave. Duration
6h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
catmekongexpress.com
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bookmebus.com
Phnom Penh Sorya
Giant Ibis
Phone
+855 969993333
Email
info@giantibis.com
Website
giantibis.com
Bus from Ho Chi Minh to Phnom Penh
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18
Schedules at
giantibis.com
Book at
12go.asia
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
12h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16
Schedules at
virakbuntham.com
Book at
bookmebus.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Ho Chi Minh City to Phnom Penh is 238 km. It takes approximately 3h 32m to drive from Ho Chi Minh City to Phnom Penh.

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Qatar Airways, Vietnam Airlines and Cambodia Angkor Air offer flights from Tan Son Nhat Airport to Phnom Penh Airport.

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There are 451+ hotels available in Phnom Penh. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Ho Chi Minh City to Tan Son Nhat Airport is to line 49 bus which takes 10 min and costs $2.

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