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There are 8 ways to get from Kuala Lumpur to Preah Vihear Temple by train, plane, taxi, bus, car or night bus

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

Train, fly to Siem Reap, taxi  •  8h 56m

  1. Take the train from KL Sentral to Klia T1
  2. Fly from Kuala Lumpur (KUL) to Siem Reap (REP) KUL - REP
  3. Take a taxi from Siem Reap to Preah Vihear Temple

$179 - $1,193

Cheapest option

Train, drive  •  32h 1m

  1. Take the train from Kuala Lumpur to Padang Besar
  2. Take the train from Padang Besar to Hat Yai
  3. Take the train from Hat Yai to Bang Sue Junction
  4. Take the train from Bang Sue to Sathani Rotfai Kanthararom
  5. Drive from Sathani Rotfai Kanthararom to Preah Vihear Temple

$35 - $173

6 alternative options

Train, fly to Ubon, bus  •  11h

  1. Take the train from KL Sentral to Klia T1
  2. Fly from Kuala Lumpur (KUL) to Ubon (UBP) KUL - UBP
  3. Take the bus from Ubon Ratchathani to Kantharalak

$85 - $229

Train, bus via Hat Yai  •  31h 49m

  1. Take the train from Kuala Lumpur to Padang Besar
  2. Take the train from Padang Besar to Hat Yai
  3. Take the train from Hat Yai to Bang Sue Junction
  4. Take the bus from Bangkok Mochit to Kantharalak

$39 - $139

Bus, minivan  •  35h 22m

  1. Take the bus from Kuala Lumpur Hentian Duta to Danok Songkla
  2. Take the minivan from Danok to Hat Yai
  3. Take the bus from Hat Yai to Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal
  4. Take the bus from Bangkok Mochit to Kantharalak

$55 - $79

Train, bus  •  2 days 4h

  1. Take the train from Kuala Lumpur to Bangkok Hualamphong
  2. Take the bus from Bangkok Mochit to Kantharalak

$3,518 - $3,531

Train, night bus  •  2 days 5h

  1. Take the train from Kuala Lumpur to Bangkok Hualamphong
  2. Take the night bus from Bangkok Mochit to Kantharalak

$3,524 - $3,528

Drive  •  27h 55m

  1. Drive from Kuala Lumpur to Preah Vihear Temple 2060.1 km

$180 - $270

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Kuala Lumpur to Preah Vihear Temple is to bus and minivan which costs RM 230 - RM 340 and takes 35h 22m.

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The quickest way to get from Kuala Lumpur to Preah Vihear Temple is to train and fly and taxi which costs RM 750 - RM 5000 and takes 8h 56m.

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The distance between Kuala Lumpur and Preah Vihear Temple is 1293 km. The road distance is 2060.1 km.

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It takes approximately 8h 56m to get from Kuala Lumpur to Preah Vihear Temple, 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 Preah Vihear Temple is 2060 km. It takes approximately 27h 55m to drive from Kuala Lumpur to Preah Vihear Temple.

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Cambodia Angkor Air, AirAsia, SilkAir and two other airlines offer flights from Kuala Lumpur Airport to Siem Reap Airport.

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There are four+ hotels available in Preah Vihear Temple. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Kuala Lumpur to Preah Vihear Temple.
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  • Distance: 1293.2 km
  • Duration: 8h 56m

What companies run services between Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia and Preah Vihear Temple, Cambodia?

You can take a bus from Kuala Lumpur to Preah Vihear Temple via Danok, Hat Yai, Hat Yai, Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal, Bangkok Mochit, and Kantharalak in around 35h 22m.

Airlines
Thai AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Siem Reap via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $230
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Ubon via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
6h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $300
Nok Air
Website
nokair.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Ubon via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
4h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $350
AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Siem Reap
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $200
Vietnam Airlines
Website
vietnamairlines.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Siem Reap via Tan Son Nhat
Ave. Duration
4h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $500
Cambodia Angkor Air
Website
cambodiaangkorair.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Siem Reap via Tan Son Nhat
Ave. Duration
4h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $500
SilkAir
Website
silkair.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Siem Reap via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Thai Airways International
Website
thaiairways.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Ubon via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $460
Thai Vietjet Air
Website
vietjetair.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Ubon via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $230
Train operators
KLIA Express
Phone
+603 2267 8000
Website
kliaekspres.com
Train from KL Sentral to Klia T1
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $14
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 19m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $20
Website
http://www.ktmb.com.my
Silver
$11 - $13
Gold
$17 - $20
Platinum
$23 - $27
State Railway of Thailand
Phone
1690
Email
webmaster.srt@railway.co.th
Website
railway.co.th
Train from Padang Besar to Hat Yai
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$1 - $30
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)
$1 - $5
2nd Class (Air-Conditioned Berth)
$17 - $24
2nd Class (Air-conditioned Seat)
$7 - $11
1st Class (Air-Conditioned Berth)
$23 - $30
Train from Hat Yai to Bang Sue Junction
Ave. Duration
13h 15m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $60
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)
$24 - $35
2nd Class (Air-conditioned Seat)
$16 - $22
1st Class (Air-Conditioned Berth)
$40 - $60
Train from Bang Sue to Sathani Rotfai Kanthararom
Ave. Duration
7h 32m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $50
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)
$5 - $9
2nd Class (Air-Conditioned Berth)
$22 - $29
2nd Class (Air-conditioned Seat)
$12 - $18
1st Class (Air-Conditioned Berth)
$35 - $50
Eastern and Oriental Express
Bus operators
Sombat Tour
Phone
077 281 110
Website
sombattour.com
Bus from Ubon Ratchathani to Kantharalak
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
sombattour.com
Book at
12go.asia
Star
$3
Super
$5
Supreme
$5
Bus from Bangkok Mochit to Kantharalak
Ave. Duration
8h 5m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $21
Schedules at
sombattour.com
Book at
12go.asia
Star
$14
Super
$16
Supreme
$21
The Transport Company
Phone
089 226 2769
Email
borkorsor@transport.co.th
Website
home.transport.co.th
Bus from Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal to Kantharalak
Ave. Duration
8h 53m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Schedules at
home.transport.co.th
Bus from Hat Yai to Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
15h 30m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Schedules at
home.transport.co.th
Alisan Golden Coach Express
Phone
603-62637668
Website
alisangoldencoach.com.my
Bus from Kuala Lumpur Hentian Duta to Danok Songkla
Ave. Duration
6h 39m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$16
Schedules at
alisangoldencoach.com.my
Book at
easybook.com
minivan
Bus from Danok to Hat Yai
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$2
Yasothon Tour
Website
12go.asia
Night bus from Bangkok Mochit to Kantharalak
Ave. Duration
9h 46m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18
Schedules at
12go.asia
Book at
easybook.com
Other operators
Taxi from Siem Reap to Preah Vihear Temple
Ave. Duration
3h 54m
Estimated price
$140 - $180
Siem Reap Taxi Service
Phone
+855 12 427 540
Website
siemreaptaxiservice.com
Grab Taxi
Website
grab.com

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