There are 9 ways to get from Laos to Cambodia by plane, night bus, bus, train 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.

Recommended option

Fly Luang Prabang to Siem Reap  •  1 h 38 min

  1. LPQ - REP

$124 - $347

Cheapest option

Night bus, bus The Transport Company  •  23 h

$32 - $57

7 alternative options

Fly Pakse to Siem Reap  •  1 h 11 min

  1. PKZ - REP

$72 - $315

Fly Vientiane to Phnom Penh  •  2 h 23 min

  1. VTE - PNH

$72 - $264

Bus The Transport Company  •  23 h 37 min

$33 - $46

Bus PPSDN  •  25 h 45 min

$51 - $56

Night bus, bus PPSDN  •  27 h 51 min

$42 - $47

Train, Van  •  29 h 13 min

$35 - $101

Drive  •  14 h 24 min

  1. 592.4 miles

$75 - $120

What companies run services between Laos and Cambodia?

Vietnam Airlines and Lao Airlines fly from Luang Prabang to Siem Reap twice daily. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Vientiane to Phnom Penh via Bangkok Mochit and Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal in around 23 h 37 min.

Airlines
Lao Airlines
Website
laoairlines.com
Flights from Luang Prabang to Siem Reap
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $420
Flights from Luang Prabang to Siem Reap via Pakse
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $340
Flights from Pakse to Siem Reap
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$60 - $250
Flights from Vientiane to Phnom Penh
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $460
Vietnam Airlines
Website
vietnamairlines.com
Flights from Luang Prabang to Siem Reap
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Vientiane to Phnom Penh
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $460
Train operators
State Railway of Thailand
Website
railway.co.th
Train from Nong Khai to Hua Lamphong
Ave. Duration
11 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $50
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$6 - $9
2nd Class (Seat)
$13 - $18
2nd Class (Berth)
$22 - $30
1st Class (Berth)
$35 - $50
Train from Hua Lamphong to Aranyaprathet
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $35
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$3 - $7
2nd Class (Seat)
$9 - $14
2nd Class (Berth)
$19 - $26
1st Class (Berth)
$27 - $35
Royal Railway Cambodia
Website
royal-railway.com
Train from Poipet to Battambang
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$0 - $6
Schedules at
royal-railway.com
Bus operators
The Transport Company
Website
home.transport.co.th
Night bus from Vientiane Talat Sao Station to Bangkok Bus Terminal Mochit
Ave. Duration
11 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $29
Schedules at
home.transport.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
Bus from Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal to Phnom Penh
Ave. Duration
11 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $29
Schedules at
home.transport.co.th
Budsarakham Tour
Website
12go.asia
Bus from Si Chiang Mai to Bangkok Mochit
Ave. Duration
11 h 37 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18
Schedules at
busonlineticket.co.th
Book at
busonlineticket.co.th
King of Bus
Website
baolau.com
Bus from Vientiane Bus Station to Pakse
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27
Schedules at
baolau.com
Soutchai Travel
Phone
+856 21 254512-5
Email
kenlotchana.travel@gmail.com
Website
soutchaitravel.com
Night bus from Vientiane to Pakse
Ave. Duration
12 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18
Schedules at
soutchaitravel.com
Mekong Express
Website
catmekongexpress.com
Bus from Battambang Mekong Express to Phnom Penh Mekong express
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
catmekongexpress.com
Book at
12go.asia

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Laos and Cambodia is 741 km. The road distance is 948 km.

The cheapest way to get from Laos to Cambodia is to bus which costs $30 - $50 and takes 23 h 37 min.

The quickest way to get from Laos to Cambodia is to fly which takes 1 h 11 min and costs $70 - $320.

No, there is no direct bus from Laos to Cambodia. However, there are services departing from Vientiane Talat Sao Station and arriving at Phnom Penh via Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 23 h.

It takes approximately 1 h 38 min to get from Laos to Cambodia, including transfers.