There are 6 ways to get from Kuala Lumpur to Angkor Wat by train, 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.

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Train, fly  •  5h 3m

  1. Take the train from KL Sentral to Klia T1
  2. Fly from Kuala Lumpur (KUL) to Siem Reap (REP) KUL - REP

$45 - $204

Cheapest option

Train, bus via Padang Besar  •  32h 46m

  1. Take the train from Kuala Lumpur to Padang Besar
  2. Take the train from Padang Besar to Hua Lamphong
  3. Take the train from Hua Lamphong to Ban Klong Luk Border
  4. Take the bus from Poipet to Siem Reap

$30 - $121

4 alternative options

Bus  •  34h

  1. Take the bus from Terminal Bersepadu Selatan to Hatyai
  2. Take the bus from Hat Yai Bus Terminal to Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal
  3. Take the bus from Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal to Siem Reap

$46 - $92

Train, bus  •  2 days 2h

  1. Take the train from Kuala Lumpur to Bangkok Hualamphong
  2. Take the train from Hua Lamphong to Ban Klong Luk Border
  3. Take the bus from Poipet to Siem Reap

$3,511 - $3,547

Train, bus #2  •  2 days 4h

  1. Take the train from Kuala Lumpur to Bangkok Hualamphong
  2. Take the bus from Khaosan Road to Siem Reap Virak Buntham Express

$3,531 - $3,534

Drive  •  24h 37m

  1. Drive from Kuala Lumpur to Angkor Wat 1866.3 km

$150 - $230

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The cheapest way to get from Kuala Lumpur to Angkor Wat is to train and bus via Padang Besar which costs RM 130 - RM 550 and takes 32h 46m.

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The quickest way to get from Kuala Lumpur to Angkor Wat is to train and fly which costs RM 190 - RM 900 and takes 5h 3m.

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The distance between Kuala Lumpur and Angkor Wat is 1167 km. The road distance is 1866.3 km.

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The best way to get from Kuala Lumpur to Angkor Wat without a car is to train and bus via Padang Besar which takes 32h 46m and costs RM 130 - RM 550.

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It takes approximately 5h 3m to get from Kuala Lumpur to Angkor Wat, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Kuala Lumpur Airport to Siem Reap Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 10m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Kuala Lumpur to Angkor Wat is 1866 km. It takes approximately 24h 37m to drive from Kuala Lumpur to Angkor Wat.

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SilkAir, Bangkok Airways, AirAsia and three other airlines offer flights from Kuala Lumpur Airport to Siem Reap Airport.

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There are 757+ hotels available in Angkor Wat. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Kuala Lumpur to Angkor Wat.
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  • Distance: 1167 km
  • Duration: 5h 3m

What companies run services between Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia and Angkor Wat, Cambodia?

You can take a bus from Kuala Lumpur to Angkor Wat via Bandar Tasik Selatan, Terminal Bersepadu Selatan, Hatyai, Thanon Nipatuthit 2, Hat Yai Bus Terminal, Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal, and Siem Reap in around 34h.

Airlines
AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Siem Reap
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $180
Thai AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Siem Reap via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
4h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $150
Vietnam Airlines
Website
vietnamairlines.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Siem Reap via Tan Son Nhat
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $360
SilkAir
Website
silkair.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Siem Reap via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Bangkok Airways
Website
bangkokair.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Siem Reap via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $290
Train operators
KLIA Express
Website
kliaekspres.com
Train from KL Sentral to Klia T1
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $16
Website
http://www.kliaekspres.com/
KTM ETS Malaysia Railway
Phone
03 2267 1200
Email
cllcenter@ktmb.com.my
Website
ktmb.com.my
Train from Kuala Lumpur to Padang Besar
Ave. Duration
5h 27m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $19
Website
http://www.ktmb.com.my
Silver
$11 - $12
Gold
$17 - $19
Platinum
$22 - $26
State Railway of Thailand
Phone
1690
Email
webmaster.srt@railway.co.th
Website
railway.co.th
Train from Padang Besar to Hua Lamphong
Ave. Duration
17h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $55
Website
http://www.railway.co.th/main/timetable/time-train.html
Book at
https://12go.asia/en/operator/thai-railways
Schedules at
http://procurement.railway.co.th/checktime/checktime.asp?lenguage=Eng
3rd Class (Seat)
$8 - $11
2nd Class (Air-Conditioned Berth)
$23 - $35
2nd Class (Air-conditioned Seat)
$15 - $22
1st Class (Air-Conditioned Berth)
$40 - $55
Train from Hua Lamphong to Ban Klong Luk Border
Ave. Duration
4h 22m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3 - $35
Website
http://www.railway.co.th/main/timetable/time-train.html
Book at
https://12go.asia/en/operator/thai-railways
Schedules at
http://procurement.railway.co.th/checktime/checktime.asp?lenguage=Eng
3rd Class (Seat)
$3 - $7
2nd Class (Air-Conditioned Berth)
$18 - $25
2nd Class (Air-conditioned Seat)
$9 - $13
1st Class (Air-Conditioned Berth)
$27 - $35
Eastern and Oriental Express
Bus operators
The Transport Company
Phone
089 226 2769
Website
home.transport.co.th
Bus from Poipet to Siem Reap
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
home.transport.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
Bus from Hat Yai Bus Terminal to Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
14h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Schedules at
home.transport.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
Bus from Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal to Siem Reap
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $28
Schedules at
home.transport.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
Alisan Golden Coach Express
Suasana Edaran
Phone
+60 3-2143 2299
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Terminal Bersepadu Selatan to Hatyai
Ave. Duration
8h 33m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
easybook.com
Sri Maju
Phone
+604 313 4620
Email
srimajutours@srimaju.com
Website
srimaju.com
Bus from Terminal Bersepadu Selatan to Hatyai
Ave. Duration
8h 36m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
srimaju.com
Book at
12go.asia
Virak Buntham
Phone
016 786 270
Email
support@virakbuntham.com
Website
virakbuntham.com
Bus from Khaosan Road to Siem Reap Virak Buntham Express
Ave. Duration
10h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$25
Schedules at
virakbuntham.com
Book at
12go.asia

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