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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.

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Fly  •  1 h 43 min

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

$124 - $347

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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, minivan  •  34 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Luang Prabang Southern Terminal to Vientiane Phanthavong Tour Office
  2. Take the bus from Vientiane Phanthavong Tour Office to Pakse
  3. Take the minivan from Pakse to Siem Reap AVT - Asia Van Transfer

$81

Bus, train  •  35 h 27 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

$71 - $135

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

Drive  •  15 h 36 min

  1. Drive from Luang Prabang to Siem Reap 637.7 miles

$80 - $130

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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 43 min.

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

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The best way to get from Luang Prabang to Siem Reap without a car is to bus which takes 24 h 54 min and costs $26 - $80.

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It takes approximately 1 h 43 min to get from Luang Prabang to Siem Reap, including transfers.

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Luang Prabang to Siem Reap bus services, operated by The Transport Company, depart from Luang Prabang Southern Terminal station.

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The best way to get from Luang Prabang to Siem Reap is to fly which takes 1 h 43 min and costs $120 - $350. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $26 - $80 and takes 24 h 54 min.

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The quickest flight from Luang Prabang Airport to Siem Reap Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 30 min.

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Luang Prabang to Siem Reap bus services, operated by The Transport Company, arrive at Siem Reap station.

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Map of how to get from Luang Prabang to Siem Reap.
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  • Distance: 467.7 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 43 min

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

Vietnam Airlines, Lao Airlines and two other airlines fly from Luang Prabang to Siem Reap 3 times a day. 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 45 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
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $340
Vietnam Airlines
Website
vietnamairlines.com
Flights from Luang Prabang to Siem Reap
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Train operators
State Railway of Thailand
Phone
1690
Email
webmaster.srt@railway.co.th
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
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12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$6 - $9
2nd Class (Seat)
$12 - $18
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 - $7
2nd Class (Seat)
$9 - $13
2nd Class (Berth)
$18 - $25
1st Class (Berth)
$26 - $35
Bus operators
The Transport Company
Phone
089 226 2769
Website
home.transport.co.th
Bus from Luang Prabang Southern Terminal to Sainyabuli
Ave. Duration
2 h 54 min
Frequency
Once 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
King of Bus
Phone
‎(+84) 931 45 40 25
Email
contact@baolau.vn
Website
baolau.com
Bus from Luang Prabang Southern Terminal to Vientiane Phanthavong Tour Office
Ave. Duration
11 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$24
Schedules at
baolau.com
Bus from Vientiane Phanthavong Tour Office to Pakse
Ave. Duration
11 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27
Schedules at
baolau.com
minivan
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
Treasure Travel Laos
Phone
+856 (0) 71254682
Email
info@treasuretravellaos.com
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
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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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Vietnam Airlines, Thai Smile, Bangkok Airways and Lao Airlines offer flights from Luang Prabang Airport to Siem Reap Airport.

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There are 832+ hotels available in Siem Reap. Prices start at $17 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Luang Prabang to Luang Prabang Airport is to taxi which takes 6 min and costs $6 - $8.

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