COVID-19 Travel restrictions may apply. Learn More.
Rome2rio uses cookies to help personalize content and show you personalised ads. By proceeding, you accept the use of cookies in accordance with our privacy policy. You may opt out of personalised ads at any time. OK

About Phnom Penh

Phnom Penh, formerly known as Krong Chaktomuk Serimongkul (Central Khmer: ក្រុងចតុមុខសិរីមង្គល) or shortly known as Krong Chaktomuk (Central Khmer: ក្រុងចតុមុខ), is the capital and most populous city in Cambodia. Phnom Penh has been the national capital since French colonization of Cambodia, and has grown to become the nation's economic, industrial, and cultural center.

Need a hotel room in Phnom Penh?

Book now

Important airports for Phnom Penh

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling to Phnom Penh, Cambodia? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

There is widespread community transmission globally.
Some travel restrictions may still be in place within Cambodia. For the latest travel status, please check the official page for Cambodia.

Learn More.

There are 215+ hotels available in Phnom Penh. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

More information