There are 6 ways to get from Luang Prabang to Siem Reap by plane, bus, train, night 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  •  1 h 38 min

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

$124 - $347

Cheapest option

Bus  •  24 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Luang Prabang Southern Terminal to Sainyabuli
  2. Take the bus from Sainyabuli to Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal
  3. Take the bus from Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal to Siem Reap

$27 - $77

4 alternative options

Bus, train  •  35 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Luang Prabang to Vang Vieng
  2. Take the bus from Vang Vieng Naga Travel to Nong Khai Train Station
  3. Take the train from Nong Khai to Hua Lamphong
  4. Take the train from Hua Lamphong to Aranyaprathet
  5. Take the bus from Poipet to Siem Reap Virak Buntham Express

$73 - $138

Minivan, bus, night bus  •  36 h

  1. Take the Minivan from Luang Prabang Malany to Vang Vieng Malany
  2. Take the bus from Vang Vieng Malany to Vientiane Bus Station
  3. Take the night bus from Vientiane to Pakse
  4. Take the Minivan from Pakse to Siem Reap AVT - Asia Van Transfer

$78

Bus, night bus  •  31 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Luang Prabang to Vang Vieng
  2. Take the night bus from Vang Vieng Naga Travel to Pakse
  3. Take the bus from Pakse to Siem Reap

$72 - $78

Drive  •  15 h 36 min

  1. Drive from Luang Prabang to Siem Reap 637.7 miles

$80 - $130

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Luang Prabang to Siem Reap is to bus which costs $26 - $80 and takes 24 h 54 min.

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

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The distance between Luang Prabang and Siem Reap is 748 km. The road distance is 1020.3 km.

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

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No, there is no direct bus from Luang Prabang to Siem Reap. However, there are services departing from Luang Prabang Southern Terminal and arriving at Siem Reap via Sainyabuli and Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 24 h 54 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Luang Prabang to Siem Reap is 1020 km. It takes approximately 15 h 36 min to drive from Luang Prabang to Siem Reap.

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  • Distance: 467.7 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 38 min

What companies run services between Luang Prabang, Laos and Siem Reap, 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 Siem Reap via Sainyabuli and Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal in around 24 h 54 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 and Wednesday
Estimated price
$130 - $340
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
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
$12 - $50
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$5 - $9
2nd Class (Seat)
$12 - $17
2nd Class (Berth)
$21 - $29
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 - $6
2nd Class (Seat)
$9 - $13
2nd Class (Berth)
$18 - $25
1st Class (Berth)
$26 - $35
Bus operators
The Transport Company
Website
home.transport.co.th
Bus from Luang Prabang Southern Terminal to Sainyabuli
Ave. Duration
2 h 54 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
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 Siem Reap
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9 - $23
Schedules at
home.transport.co.th
Treasure Travel Laos
Website
treasuretravellaos.com
Bus from Luang Prabang to Vang Vieng
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$18
Schedules at
treasuretravellaos.com
Naga travel
Website
nagatravel.com
Bus from Vang Vieng Naga Travel to Nong Khai Train Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26
Schedules at
nagatravel.com
Book at
12go.asia
Night bus from Vang Vieng Naga Travel to Pakse
Ave. Duration
16 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$42
Schedules at
nagatravel.com
Book at
12go.asia
Virak Buntham
Website
virakbuntham.com
Bus from Poipet to Siem Reap Virak Buntham Express
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
virakbuntham.com
Book at
bookmebus.com
Malany Transport
Website
baolau.com
Bus from Luang Prabang Malany to Vang Vieng Malany
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22
Schedules at
baolau.com
bus
Bus from Vang Vieng Malany to Vientiane Bus Station
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
baolau.com
Bus from Pakse to Siem Reap AVT - Asia Van Transfer
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30
Schedules at
baolau.com
Book 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

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