There are 4 ways to get from Phnom Penh to Banlung by bus, car or plane

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  •  8 h

$15

3 alternative options

Drive  •  7 h 30 min

  1. 303.6 miles

$40 - $60

Fly to Pleiku, drive  •  7 h 48 min

  1. PNH - PXU

$46 - $237

Fly to Buonmethuot, drive  •  9 h 44 min

  1. PNH - BMV

$51 - $245

What companies run services between Phnom Penh, Cambodia and Banlung, Cambodia?

Virak Buntham operates a bus from Phnom Penh to Banlung 4 times a day. Tickets cost $15 and the journey takes 8 h. Ratanak Sambath Express also services this route 4 times a day.

Airlines
Vietjet Air
Website
vietjetair.com
Flights from Phnom Penh to Pleiku via Ho Chi Minh City
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $220
Flights from Phnom Penh to Pleiku via Siem Reap, Ho Chi Minh City
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $430
Flights from Phnom Penh to Buonmethuot via Ho Chi Minh City
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $210
Flights from Phnom Penh to Buonmethuot via Siem Reap, Ho Chi Minh City
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$65 - $420
Vietnam Airlines
Website
vietnamairlines.com
Flights from Phnom Penh to Pleiku via Ho Chi Minh City
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $430
Flights from Phnom Penh to Buonmethuot via Ho Chi Minh City
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $340
Bus operators
Virak Buntham
Website
virakbuntham.com
Bus from Phnom Penh Virak Buntham Express to Banlung
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
virakbuntham.com
Book at
bookmebus.com
Ratanak Sambath Express
Website
bookmebus.com
Bus from Phnom Penh to Banlung Ratanakiri
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
bookmebus.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Phnom Penh and Banlung is 330 km. The road distance is 486 km.

The cheapest way to get from Phnom Penh to Banlung is to Mini Van which costs $15 and takes 8 h.

The quickest way to get from Phnom Penh to Banlung is to drive which takes 7 h 30 min and costs $40 - $60.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Phnom Penh Virak Buntham Express and arriving at Banlung. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 8 h.

The Mini Van from Phnom Penh Virak Buntham Express to Banlung takes 8 h including transfers and departs every four hours.