There are 9 ways to get from Pai to Cambodia by bus, plane, 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.

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Mini Van to Chiang Mai, fly to Siem Reap  •  9 h 15 min

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

$98 - $450

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Mini Van, train  •  33 h 29 min

  1. Take the Mini Van from Pai to Chiang Mai 612
  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 Phnom Penh Station

$36 - $111

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Mini Van to Chiang Mai, fly to Phnom Penh  •  9 h 48 min

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

$106 - $474

Mini Van to Chiang Mai, fly to Don Muang, bus  •  11 h 30 min

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

$45 - $133

Mini Van, bus to Chiang Rai, fly to Siem Reap  •  12 h 46 min

  1. Take the Mini Van from Pai to Chiang Mai
  2. Take the bus from เชียงใหม่ Chaing Mai to เชียงราย Chiang Rai
  3. Fly from Chiang Rai (CEI) to Siem Reap (REP) CEI - REP

$99 - $317

Mini Van, bus  •  25 h 4 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

$44 - $65

Mini Van, train, bus  •  27 h 46 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

$43 - $92

Bus  •  30 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Pai Mae Hong Son to Bangkok Khao San Road
  2. Take the bus from Khaosan Road Travel Mart to Phnom Penh

$60

Drive  •  20 h 13 min

  1. Drive from Pai to Phnom Penh 867.8 miles

$120 - $180

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Pai to Cambodia is to Mini Van and bus which costs ฿1400 - ฿2200 and takes 25 h 4 min.

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The quickest way to get from Pai to Cambodia is to Mini Van and fly which costs ฿3100 - ฿15000 and takes 9 h 15 min.

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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 4 min.

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The distance between Pai and Cambodia is 945 km. The road distance is 1388.5 km.

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The best way to get from Pai to Cambodia without a car is to Mini Van and bus which takes 25 h 4 min and costs ฿1400 - ฿2200.

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It takes approximately 9 h 15 min to get from Pai to Cambodia, including transfers.

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Pai to Cambodia bus services, operated by Prempracha Transport, depart from Pai station.

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There is no direct flight from Chiang Mai Airport to Siem Reap Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 20 min and has one stopover.

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Map of how to get from Pai to Cambodia.
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  • Distance: 590.6 miles
  • Duration: 9 h 15 min

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 4 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 Phnom Penh via Hat Yai, Don Muang
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $300
Flights from Chiang Mai to Don Muang
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$25 - $80
Flights from Chiang Rai to Siem Reap via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $170
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 Rai to Siem Reap via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $350
Thai Airways International
Website
thaiairways.com
Flights from Chiang Mai to Siem Reap via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 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 Rai to Siem Reap via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $330
Nok Air
Website
nokair.com
Flights from Chiang Mai to Don Muang
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 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 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 Rai to Siem Reap via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $290
China Eastern Airlines
Website
en.ceair.com
Flights from Chiang Mai to Siem Reap via Kunming
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Monday, 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)
$22 - $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)
$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)
$18 - $25
1st Class (Berth)
$26 - $35
Royal Railway Cambodia
Website
royal-railway.com
Train from Poipet to Phnom Penh Station
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$0 - $12
Schedules at
facebook.com
Bus operators
Prempracha Transport
Website
premprachatransports.com
Bus from Pai to Ban Mae Malai
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
premprachatransports.com
Book at
12go.asia
Bus from Pai to Chiang Mai
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
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
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $10
Schedules at
phetprasert.com
Book at
12go.asia
Greenbus Thailand
Website
greenbusthailand.com
Bus from เชียงใหม่ Chaing Mai to เชียงราย Chiang Rai
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
greenbusthailand.com
The Transport Company
Website
home.transport.co.th
Bus from Chiang Mai to Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $25
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 - $28
Schedules at
home.transport.co.th
Nakhonchai Air
Website
nakhonchaiair.com
Bus from Chiang Mai to Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
10 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $20
Schedules at
www2.nakhonchaiair.com
Book at
nakhonchaiair.com
Thai Sriram Tour
Website
thaisriram.com
Bus from Pai Mae Hong Son to Bangkok Khao San Road
Ave. Duration
15 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27
Schedules at
thaisriram.com
Book at
easybook.com
Travel Mart
Website
12go.asia
Bus from Khaosan Road Travel Mart to Phnom Penh
Ave. Duration
14 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$34
Schedules at
12go.asia

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