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There are 5 ways to get from Phnom Penh to Bangkok by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly to Suvarnabhumi  •  4h 8m

  1. Fly from Phnom Penh (PNH) to Suvarnabhumi (BKK) PNH - BKK

฿2715 - ฿33196

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Train  •  17h 27m

  1. Take the train from Phnom Penh Station to Poipet
  2. Take the train from Aranyaprathet to Hua Lamphong 276 Ubon Ratchathani - Hua Lamphong - Class III Fan

฿309 - ฿1492

3 alternative options

Fly to Don Muang  •  4h 56m

  1. Fly from Phnom Penh (PNH) to Don Muang (DMK) PNH - DMK

฿1585 - ฿13191

Bus  •  13h

  1. Take the bus from Phnom Penh Virak Buntham Express to Bangkok Khao San Road

฿750 - ฿900

Drive  •  9h 11m

  1. Drive from Phnom Penh to Bangkok 659 km

฿1700 - ฿2600

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The cheapest way to get from Phnom Penh to Bangkok is to bus which costs $25 - $30 and takes 13h.

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The quickest way to get from Phnom Penh to Bangkok is to fly which costs $90 - $1,100 and takes 4h 8m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Phnom Penh Virak Buntham Express and arriving at Bangkok Khao San Road. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 13h.

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The distance between Phnom Penh and Bangkok is 537 km. The road distance is 659 km.

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The best way to get from Phnom Penh to Bangkok without a car is to bus which takes 13h and costs $25 - $30.

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It takes approximately 4h 8m to get from Phnom Penh to Bangkok, including transfers.

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Phnom Penh to Bangkok bus services, operated by Virak Buntham, depart from Phnom Penh Virak Buntham Express station.

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The best way to get from Phnom Penh to Bangkok is to fly which takes 4h 8m and costs $90 - $1,100. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $25 - $30 and takes 13h, you could also train, which costs $10 - $50 and takes 17h 27m.

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The quickest flight from Phnom Penh Airport to Suvarnabhumi Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 5m.

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Phnom Penh to Bangkok bus services, operated by Virak Buntham, arrive at Bangkok Khao San Road station.

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  • Distance: 537.3 km
  • Duration: 4h 8m

What companies run services between Phnom Penh, Cambodia and Bangkok, Thailand?

Thai Airways International, Thai Smile and Bangkok Airways fly from Phnom Penh to Bangkok 3 times a day. Alternatively, Virak Buntham operates a bus from Phnom Penh Virak Buntham Express to Bangkok Khao San Road every 4 hours. Tickets cost ฿752 and the journey takes 13h. Two other operators also service this route.

Airlines
Thai AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Phnom Penh to Don Muang
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿1500 - ฿4900
Thai Airways International
Website
thaiairways.com
Flights from Phnom Penh to Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿3400 - ฿8500
Thai Smile
Website
thaismileair.com
Flights from Phnom Penh to Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
฿3300 - ฿9000
Bangkok Airways
Website
bangkokair.com
Flights from Phnom Penh to Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿3100 - ฿3200
Train operators
Royal Railway Cambodia
Phone
023 992 379
Email
Chhon.Sotheara@trrcambodia.com
Website
royal-railway.com
Train from Phnom Penh Station to Poipet
Ave. Duration
10h 35m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
฿190 - ฿270
Schedules at
facebook.com
Book at
royalrailway.easybook.com
State Railway of Thailand
Phone
1690
Email
webmaster.srt@railway.co.th
Website
railway.co.th
Train from Aranyaprathet to Hua Lamphong
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
฿95 - ฿1200
Website
http://www.railway.co.th/main/timetable/time-train.html
Book at
https://12go.asia/en/operator/thai-railways
Schedules at
http://procurement.railway.co.th/checktime/checktime.asp?lenguage=Eng
3rd Class (Seat)
฿95 - ฿200
2nd Class (Air-Conditioned Berth)
฿600 - ฿800
2nd Class (Air-conditioned Seat)
฿300 - ฿420
1st Class (Air-Conditioned Berth)
฿850 - ฿1200
Bus operators
Virak Buntham
Phone
016 786 270
Email
support@virakbuntham.com
Website
virakbuntham.com
Bus from Phnom Penh Virak Buntham Express to Bangkok Khao San Road
Ave. Duration
13h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
฿752
Schedules at
virakbuntham.com
Book at
12go.asia
Nattakan Transport
Phone
+855 70 877 727
Website
12go.asia
Bus from Phnom Penh to Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
14h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
฿902
Schedules at
bookmebus.com
Phnom Penh Sorya
Phone
023210359
Email
info@ppsoryatransport.com.kh
Website
ppsoryatransport.com.kh
Bus from Phnom Penh to Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
14h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
฿752
Schedules at
m.facebook.com
Book at
bookmebus.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Phnom Penh to Bangkok is 659 km. It takes approximately 9h 11m to drive from Phnom Penh to Bangkok.

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Thai Airways International, Thai Smile and Bangkok Airways offer flights from Phnom Penh Airport to Suvarnabhumi Airport.

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There are 12499+ hotels available in Bangkok. Prices start at ฿3750 per night.

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The best way to get from Phnom Penh to Phnom Penh Airport is to train which takes 30 min and costs $2 - $5.

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