There are 6 ways to get from Luang Prabang to Cambodia by plane, taxi, 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.

Recommended option

Fly to Siem Reap  •  1 h 38 min

  1. Fly from Luang Prabang (LPQ) to Siem Reap (REP) LPQ - REP

$124 - $347

Cheapest option

Bus via Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal  •  33 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Luang Prabang Southern Terminal to Nan
  2. Take the bus from Nan to Bangkok Mochit
  3. Take the bus from Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal to Phnom Penh

$53 - $77

4 alternative options

Fly to Phnom Penh  •  5 h 6 min

  1. Fly from Luang Prabang (LPQ) to Phnom Penh (PNH) LPQ - PNH

$167 - $478

Taxi, bus  •  26 h 46 min

  1. Take a taxi from Luang Prabang to Sainyabuli
  2. Take the bus from Sainyabuli to Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal
  3. Take the bus from Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal to Phnom Penh

$133 - $199

Bus  •  38 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Luang Prabang Southern Terminal to Vientiane Talat Sao Station
  2. Take the bus from Vientiane Bus Station to Pakse
  3. Take the bus from Pakse to Phnom Penh

$88 - $93

Drive  •  19 h 43 min

  1. Drive from Luang Prabang to Phnom Penh 805.7 miles

$100 - $160

What companies run services between Luang Prabang, Laos and Cambodia?

Vietnam Airlines and Lao Airlines fly from Luang Prabang to Siem Reap twice daily. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Luang Prabang to Phnom Penh via Nan, Bangkok Mochit, and Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal in around 33 h 25 min.

Airlines
Cambodia Angkor Air
Website
cambodiaangkorair.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 Luang Prabang to Siem Reap via Pakse
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $340
Flights from Luang Prabang to Phnom Penh via Siem Reap
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,400
Flights from Luang Prabang to Phnom Penh via Pakse, Siem Reap
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $1,100
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 Luang Prabang to Phnom Penh via Vientiane
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,400
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 Luang Prabang to Phnom Penh via Siem Reap
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,400
Bangkok Airways
Website
bangkokair.com
Flights from Luang Prabang to Phnom Penh via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
5 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,000
Thai AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Luang Prabang to Phnom Penh via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $170
Thai Airways International
Website
thaiairways.com
Flights from Luang Prabang to Phnom Penh via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $450
Bus operators
The Transport Company
Website
home.transport.co.th
Bus from Sainyabuli to Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
13 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $50
Schedules at
home.transport.co.th
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
Bus from Luang Prabang Southern Terminal to Nan
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $22
Schedules at
12go.asia
Sombat Tour
Phone
+66 27921456
Website
sombattour.com
Bus from Nan to Bangkok Mochit
Ave. Duration
9 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $24
Schedules at
sombattour.com
Star
$15
Super
$17
Supreme
$22 - $24
Bangkok Busline
Website
bangkokbusline.com
Bus from Nan to Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
9 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25
Schedules at
bangkokbusline.com
Book at
12go.asia
Nattakan Transport
Bus from Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal to Phnom Penh
Ave. Duration
12 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30
Schedules at
nattakan-transport.com
Book at
bookmebus.com
Naga travel
Website
nagatravel.com
Bus from Luang Prabang Southern Terminal to Vientiane Talat Sao Station
Ave. Duration
12 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$38
Schedules at
nagatravel.com
Book at
12go.asia
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
Other operators
Taxi from Luang Prabang to Sainyabuli
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Estimated price
$100 - $120

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Luang Prabang and Cambodia is 767 km. The road distance is 1289 km.

The cheapest way to get from Luang Prabang to Cambodia is to bus which costs $50 - $80 and takes 33 h 25 min.

The quickest way to get from Luang Prabang to Cambodia is to fly which takes 1 h 38 min and costs $120 - $350.

No, there is no direct bus from Luang Prabang to Cambodia. However, there are services departing from Luang Prabang Southern Terminal and arriving at Phnom Penh via Nan and Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 33 h 25 min.

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