There are 9 ways to get from Vang Vieng to Cambodia by bus, plane, night bus, 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.

Recommended option

Bus to Vientiane, fly to Siem Reap  •  9 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Vang Vieng to Vientiane
  2. Fly from Vientiane (VTE) to Siem Reap (REP) VTE - REP

$147 - $372

Cheapest option

Bus via Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal  •  28 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Vang Vieng Laos to Nong Khai
  2. Take the bus from Nong Khai Bus Station to Bangkok Mochit Terminal
  3. Take the bus from Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal to Phnom Penh

$35 - $61

7 alternative options

Bus to Luang Prabang, fly to Siem Reap  •  9 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Vang Vieng to Luang Prabang
  2. Fly from Luang Prabang (LPQ) to Siem Reap (REP) LPQ - REP

$142 - $366

Bus to Vientiane, fly to Phnom Penh  •  8 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Vang Vieng to Vientiane
  2. Fly from Vientiane (VTE) to Phnom Penh (PNH) VTE - PNH

$80 - $273

Bus, night bus via Bangkok Bus Terminal Mochit  •  28 h

  1. Take the bus from Vang Vieng to Vientiane
  2. Take the night bus from Vientiane Talat Sao Station to Bangkok Bus Terminal Mochit
  3. Take the bus from Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal to Phnom Penh

$39 - $65

Bus  •  30 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Vang Vieng to Vientiane
  2. Take the bus from Vientiane Bus Station to Pakse
  3. Take the bus from Pakse to Phnom Penh

$58 - $63

Bus, train  •  31 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Vang Vieng to Vientiane
  2. Take the train from Nong Khai to Hua Lamphong
  3. Take the train from Hua Lamphong to Aranyaprathet
  4. Take the bus from Aranyaprathet to Phnom Penh

$40 - $120

Bus, night bus  •  32 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Vang Vieng to Vientiane
  2. Take the night bus from Vientiane to Pakse
  3. Take the bus from Pakse to Phnom Penh

$50 - $55

Drive  •  16 h 46 min

  1. Drive from Vang Vieng to Phnom Penh 687.2 miles

$90 - $130

What companies run services between Vang Vieng, Laos and Cambodia?

You can take a bus from Vang Vieng to Phnom Penh via Nong Khai, Nong Khai Bus Station, Bangkok Mochit Terminal, and Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal in around 28 h 30 min.

Airlines
Lao Airlines
Website
laoairlines.com
Flights from Vientiane to Siem Reap via Pakse
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $340
Flights from Vientiane to Siem Reap via Luang Prabang
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $550
Flights from Vientiane to Siem Reap via Savannakhet, Pakse
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $340
Flights from Luang Prabang to Siem Reap
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $420
Flights from Luang Prabang to Siem Reap via Pakse
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $340
Flights from Vientiane to Phnom Penh
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $460
Cambodia Angkor Air
Website
cambodiaangkorair.com
Flights from Vientiane to Siem Reap via Pakse
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $340
Flights from Vientiane to Siem Reap via Phnom Penh
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$310 - $700
Flights from Vientiane to Siem Reap via Phnom Penh, Ho Chi Minh City
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $700
Flights from Luang Prabang to Siem Reap
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Luang Prabang to Siem Reap via Pakse
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $340
Flights from Vientiane to Phnom Penh
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $460
Vietnam Airlines
Website
vietnamairlines.com
Flights from Vientiane to Siem Reap via Hanoi
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $700
Flights from Vientiane to Siem Reap via Phnom Penh
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$310 - $700
Flights from Vientiane to Siem Reap via Phnom Penh, Ho Chi Minh City
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $700
Flights from Luang Prabang to Siem Reap
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Vientiane to Phnom Penh
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $460
Bangkok Airways
Website
bangkokair.com
Flights from Vientiane to Siem Reap via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Thai Smile
Website
thaismileair.com
Flights from Vientiane to Siem Reap via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $390
Train operators
State Railway of Thailand
Website
railway.co.th
Train from Nong Khai to Hua Lamphong
Ave. Duration
11 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $50
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$6 - $9
2nd Class (Seat)
$13 - $18
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
$10 - $40
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$3 - $7
2nd Class (Seat)
$10 - $14
2nd Class (Berth)
$19 - $26
1st Class (Berth)
$27 - $40
Bus operators
Soutchai Travel
Phone
+856 21 254512-5
Email
kenlotchana.travel@gmail.com
Website
soutchaitravel.com
Bus from Vang Vieng to Vientiane
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
soutchaitravel.com
Night bus from Vientiane to Pakse
Ave. Duration
12 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19
Schedules at
soutchaitravel.com
Tresure Travel Laos
Website
treasuretravellaos.com
Bus from Vang Vieng to Luang Prabang
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$19
Schedules at
treasuretravellaos.com
The Transport Company
Website
home.transport.co.th
Night bus from Vientiane Talat Sao Station to Bangkok Bus Terminal Mochit
Ave. Duration
11 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $29
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 - $29
Schedules at
home.transport.co.th
Bus from Vang Vieng Laos to Nong Khai
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $11
Schedules at
home.transport.co.th
Bus from Nong Khai to Bangkok Mochit
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Schedules at
home.transport.co.th
Bus from Aranyaprathet to Phnom Penh
Ave. Duration
6 h 53 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $23
Schedules at
home.transport.co.th
Air Udon
Website
12go.asia
Bus from Nong Khai Bus Station to Bangkok Mochit Terminal
Ave. Duration
10 h 35 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
12go.asia
Nakhonchai Air
Website
nakhonchaiair.com
Bus from Nong Khai to Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
9 h 38 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$21
Schedules at
www2.nakhonchaiair.com
Book at
nakhonchaiair.com
King of Bus
Website
baolau.com
Bus from Vientiane Bus Station to Pakse
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27
Schedules at
baolau.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Vang Vieng to Cambodia?

The distance between Vang Vieng and Cambodia is 655 km. The road distance is 1100 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Vang Vieng to Cambodia?

The cheapest way to get from Vang Vieng to Cambodia is to bus and night bus which costs $50 - $55 and takes 32 h 51 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Vang Vieng to Cambodia?

The quickest way to get from Vang Vieng to Cambodia is to bus and fly which takes 8 h 24 min and costs $80 - $280.

Is there a direct bus between Vang Vieng and Cambodia?

No, there is no direct bus from Vang Vieng to Cambodia. However, there are services departing from Vang Vieng and arriving at Phnom Penh via Vientiane Talat Sao Station and Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 28 h.

How long does it take to get from Vang Vieng to Cambodia?

It takes approximately 9 h 32 min to get from Vang Vieng to Cambodia, including transfers.