There are 10 ways to get from Pai to Cambodia by bus, plane, train, taxi 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

Mini Van, fly to Siem Reap  •  9 h 27 min

  1. Take the Mini Van from Pai to Chiang Mai
  2. Fly from Chiang Mai (CNX) to Siem Reap (REP) CNX - REP

$101 - $453

Cheapest option

Mini Van, bus  •  25 h 40 min

  1. Take the Mini Van from Pai to Chiang Mai 612
  2. Take the bus from Chiang Mai to Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal
  3. Take the bus from Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal to Phnom Penh

$45 - $64

8 alternative options

Mini Van, fly to Phnom Penh  •  9 h 30 min

  1. Take the Mini Van from Pai to Chiang Mai
  2. Fly from Chiang Mai (CNX) to Phnom Penh (PNH) CNX - PNH

$109 - $474

Mini Van, fly to Don Muang, bus  •  11 h 28 min

  1. Take the Mini Van from Pai to Chiang Mai
  2. Fly from Chiang Mai (CNX) to Don Muang (DMK) CNX - DMK
  3. Take the bus from Rangsit to Rongkleu Market - Poipet

$48 - $135

Mini Van, fly to Suvarnabhumi, bus  •  11 h 12 min

  1. Take the Mini Van from Pai to Chiang Mai
  2. Fly from Chiang Mai (CNX) to Suvarnabhumi (BKK) CNX - BKK
  3. Take the bus from Chachoengsao to Rongkleu Market - Poipet

$50 - $144

Mini Van, train, bus  •  27 h 8 min

  1. Take the Mini Van from Pai to Chiang Mai 612
  2. Take the train from Chiang Mai to Bang Sue
  3. Take the bus from Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal to Phnom Penh

$45 - $95

Mini Van, train, bus via Don Mueang  •  28 h 12 min

  1. Take the Mini Van from Pai to Chiang Mai 612
  2. Take the train from Chiang Mai to Don Mueang
  3. Take the bus from Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal to Phnom Penh

$58 - $95

Mini Van, bus via Phitsanulok Bus Terminal 1  •  29 h 42 min

  1. Take the Mini Van from Pai to Chiang Mai 612
  2. Take the bus from Chiang Mai to Phitsanulok 876 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Phitsanulok Bus Terminal 1 to Rongkleu Market - Poipet 638
  4. Take the bus from Poipet Virak Buntham Express to Phnom Penh Virak Buntham Express

$46 - $60

Taxi, train, Van  •  30 h 28 min

  1. Take a taxi from Pai to Chiang Mai
  2. Take the train from Chiang Mai to Hua Lamphong
  3. Take the train from Hua Lamphong to Aranyaprathet
  4. Take the train from Poipet to Battambang
  5. Take the Van from Battambang Mekong Express to Phnom Penh Mekong express

$108 - $191

Drive  •  20 h 13 min

  1. Drive from Pai to Phnom Penh 867.8 miles

$120 - $180

What companies run services between Pai, Thailand and Cambodia?

You can take a bus from Pai to Phnom Penh via Chiang Mai and Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal in around 25 h 40 min.

Airlines
Thai AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Chiang Mai to Siem Reap via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $180
Flights from Chiang Mai to Siem Reap via Udon Thani, Don Muang
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $210
Flights from Chiang Mai to Siem Reap via Surat Thani, Don Muang
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $290
Flights from Chiang Mai to Siem Reap via Hat Yai, Don Muang
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $340
Flights from Chiang Mai to Phnom Penh via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $170
Flights from Chiang Mai to Phnom Penh via Udon Thani, Don Muang
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $190
Flights from Chiang Mai to Phnom Penh via Surat Thani, Don Muang
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $260
Flights from Chiang Mai to Don Muang
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$25 - $80
Thai Airways International
Website
thaiairways.com
Flights from Chiang Mai to Siem Reap via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Chiang Mai to Phnom Penh via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Chiang Mai to Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $190
Bangkok Airways
Website
bangkokair.com
Flights from Chiang Mai to Siem Reap via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Chiang Mai to Siem Reap via Koh Samui, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Chiang Mai to Phnom Penh via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Chiang Mai to Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $200
Nok Air
Website
nokair.com
Flights from Chiang Mai to Don Muang
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $170
Flights from Chiang Mai to Don Muang via Udon Thani
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $170
Thai Lion Mentari
Website
lionairthai.com
Flights from Chiang Mai to Don Muang
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$27 - $140
Thai Vietjet Air
Website
vietjetair.com
Flights from Chiang Mai to Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $130
Thai Smile
Website
thaismileair.com
Flights from Chiang Mai to Siem Reap via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $450
Flights from Chiang Mai to Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $190
Vietjet Air
Website
vietjetair.com
Flights from Chiang Mai to Phnom Penh via Ho Chi Minh City
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $270
Flights from Chiang Mai to Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $130
China Eastern Airlines
Website
en.ceair.com
Flights from Chiang Mai to Siem Reap via Kunming
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$370 - $1,700
Flights from Chiang Mai to Phnom Penh via Kunming
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$370 - $1,800
China Southern Airlines
Website
csair.com
Flights from Chiang Mai to Siem Reap via Guangzhou
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,500
Vietnam Airlines
Website
vietnamairlines.com
Flights from Chiang Mai to Siem Reap via Hanoi
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $650
SilkAir
Website
silkair.com
Flights from Chiang Mai to Phnom Penh via Singapore
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$290 - $5,500
Train operators
State Railway of Thailand
Website
railway.co.th
Train from Chiang Mai to Bang Sue
Ave. Duration
10 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $50
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$6 - $10
2nd Class (Seat)
$13 - $19
2nd Class (Berth)
$23 - $35
1st Class (Berth)
$35 - $50
Train from Chiang Mai to Don Mueang
Ave. Duration
9 h 48 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $50
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$6 - $10
2nd Class (Seat)
$13 - $19
2nd Class (Berth)
$23 - $30
1st Class (Berth)
$35 - $50
Train from Chiang Mai to Hua Lamphong
Ave. Duration
10 h 35 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $50
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$6 - $10
2nd Class (Seat)
$13 - $19
2nd Class (Berth)
$23 - $35
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
Prempracha Transport
Website
premprachatransports.com
Bus from Pai to Chiang Mai
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
premprachatransports.com
Book at
12go.asia
Phetprasert Tour
Phone
056 720 720
Website
phetprasert.com
Bus from Rangsit to Rongkleu Market - Poipet
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $10
Schedules at
phetprasert.com
Book at
12go.asia
Bus from Chachoengsao to Rongkleu Market - Poipet
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $7
Schedules at
phetprasert.com
Book at
12go.asia
Bus from Chiang Mai to Phitsanulok
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $12
Schedules at
phetprasert.com
Bus from Phitsanulok Bus Terminal 1 to Rongkleu Market - Poipet
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $18
Schedules at
phetprasert.com
Suvarnabhumi Airport Bus
Website
suvarnabhumiairport.com
Bus from Chachoengsao to Rongkleu Market - Poipet
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
bangkokairportonline.com
Bangkok Busline
Website
bangkokbusline.com
Bus from Chiang Mai to Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
9 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$22
Schedules at
bangkokbusline.com
Book at
12go.asia
Diamond Tour
Website
12go.asia
Bus from Chaing Mai Arcade Bus Terminal to Bangkok Bus Terminal Mochit
Ave. Duration
10 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17
Schedules 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
Virak Buntham
Website
virakbuntham.com
Bus from Poipet Virak Buntham Express to Phnom Penh Virak Buntham Express
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$16
Schedules at
virakbuntham.com
Book at
bookmebus.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
Other operators
Taxi from Pai to Chiang Mai
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Estimated price
$70 - $90
Taxi Chiang Mai
Website
taxichiangmai.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Pai and Cambodia is 945 km. The road distance is 1389 km.

The cheapest way to get from Pai to Cambodia is to Mini Van and bus which costs ฿1400 - ฿1900 and takes 29 h 42 min.

The quickest way to get from Pai to Cambodia is to Mini Van and fly which takes 9 h 27 min and costs ฿3200 - ฿15000.

No, there is no direct bus from Pai to Cambodia. However, there are services departing from Pai and arriving at Phnom Penh via Chiang Mai and Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 25 h 40 min.

It takes approximately 9 h 27 min to get from Pai to Cambodia, including transfers.