There are 9 ways to get from Vang Vieng to Sihanoukville by bus, train, ferry, 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

Bus via Khaosan Road Travel Mart Office  •  30 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Vang Vieng Laos to Nong Khai
  2. Take the bus from Nong Khai to Rangsit Bus Terminal
  3. Take the bus from Khaosan Road Travel Mart Office to Sihanoukville Virak Buntham Express

$56 - $62

Cheapest option

Bus  •  32 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Vang Vieng Laos to Nong Khai
  2. Take the bus from Nong Khai to Nakhon Ratchasima
  3. Take the bus from Nakhon Ratchasima to Trat
  4. Take the bus from Trat to Sihanoukville Virak Buntham Express

$45 - $55

7 alternative options

Bus, train, ferry  •  30 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Vang Vieng to Vientiane
  2. Take the train from Nong Khai to Hua Lamphong
  3. Take the ferry from Marine Department to Phra Arthlt
  4. Take the bus from Khaosan Road Travel Mart Office to Sihanoukville Virak Buntham Express

$49 - $86

Bus #2  •  36 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
  4. Take the bus from Phnom Penh to Sihanoukville

$66 - $72

Drive  •  18 h 55 min

  1. Drive from Vang Vieng to Sihanoukville 788.5 miles

$100 - $150

Bus to Vientiane, fly to Phnom Penh, Minivan  •  13 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Vang Vieng to Vientiane
  2. Fly from Vientiane (VTE) to Phnom Penh (PNH) VTE - PNH
  3. Take the Minivan from Phnom Penh CTT Transports to Sihanoukville CTT Transports

$90 - $283

Bus to Vientiane, fly to Trat, bus  •  24 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Vang Vieng to Vientiane
  2. Fly from Vientiane (VTE) to Trat (TDX) VTE - TDX
  3. Take the bus from Trat to Sihanoukville Virak Buntham Express

$202 - $468

Bus to Luang Prabang, fly to Siem Reap, bus  •  20 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
  3. Take the bus from Siem Reap Virak Buntham Express to Sihanoukville Virak Buntham Express

$162 - $386

Bus to Vientiane, fly to Sihanoukville  •  12 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Vang Vieng to Vientiane
  2. Fly from Vientiane (VTE) to Sihanoukville (KOS) VTE - KOS

$155 - $691

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

You can take a bus from Vang Vieng to Sihanoukville via Nong Khai, Rangsit Bus Terminal, Rangsit, Don Mueang Airport, Bangkok Don Muang Airport, Khaosan Road, and Khaosan Road Travel Mart Office in around 30 h 15 min.

Airlines
Lao Airlines
Website
laoairlines.com
Flights from Vientiane to Phnom Penh
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $460
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
Ruili Airlines
Website
rlair.net
Flights from Vientiane to Sihanoukville via Kunming
Ave. Duration
9 h 3 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Vietnam Airlines
Website
vietnamairlines.com
Flights from Vientiane to Phnom Penh
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $460
Flights from Luang Prabang to Siem Reap
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Bangkok Airways
Website
bangkokair.com
Flights from Vientiane to Trat via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
5 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
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)
$23 - $30
1st Class (Berth)
$35 - $50
Bus operators
The Transport Company
Website
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 Nakhon Ratchasima
Ave. Duration
6 h 9 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
home.transport.co.th
Nakhonchai Air
Website
nakhonchaiair.com
Bus from Nong Khai to Rangsit Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
9 h 14 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$21
Schedules at
www2.nakhonchaiair.com
Book at
nakhonchaiair.com
Virak Buntham
Website
virakbuntham.com
Bus from Khaosan Road Travel Mart Office to Sihanoukville Virak Buntham Express
Ave. Duration
12 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$28
Schedules at
virakbuntham.com
Book at
bookmebus.com
Bus from Trat to Sihanoukville Virak Buntham Express
Ave. Duration
12 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20
Schedules at
virakbuntham.com
Book at
bookmebus.com
Bus from Siem Reap Virak Buntham Express to Sihanoukville Virak Buntham Express
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20
Schedules at
virakbuntham.com
Book at
bookmebus.com
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
bus
Bus from Nakhon Ratchasima to Trat
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$11
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
PPSDN
Website
ppsoryatransport.com.kh
Bus from Pakse to Phnom Penh
Ave. Duration
14 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $29
Schedules at
ppsoryatransport.com.kh
Book at
ppsoryatransport.com.kh
Bus from Phnom Penh to Sihanoukville
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $9
Schedules at
ppsoryatransport.com
Book at
ppsoryatransport.com.kh
CTT Transports
Website
ctt-express.com
Bus from Phnom Penh CTT Transports to Sihanoukville CTT Transports
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
bookmebus.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
Ferry operators
Chao Phraya Express Boat

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Vang Vieng to Sihanoukville?

The distance between Vang Vieng and Sihanoukville is 932 km. The road distance is 1262 km.

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

The cheapest way to get from Vang Vieng to Sihanoukville is to bus which costs $40 - $55 and takes 32 h 24 min.

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

The quickest way to get from Vang Vieng to Sihanoukville is to bus and fly which takes 12 h 3 min and costs $150 - $700.

Is there a direct bus between Vang Vieng and Sihanoukville?

No, there is no direct bus from Vang Vieng to Sihanoukville. However, there are services departing from Vang Vieng Laos and arriving at Sihanoukville Virak Buntham Express via Nong Khai, Rangsit, Bangkok Don Muang Airport and Khaosan Road Travel Mart Office. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 30 h 15 min.

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

It takes approximately 30 h 15 min to get from Vang Vieng to Sihanoukville, including transfers.