|All tickets can be arranged at travel agents or GHs.|
Pochentong Int'l Airport: 8 km W from town. Undergoing major expansion.
departure Tax: Int'l $20
Transport: from/to town -
share Taxi, (official - buy coupon) US$7, Taxi outside $5,
shuttle bus $2/p, 9/9:30-18/18:30 drops off at hotels and Guest houses, moto-taxi $1/p Flights to Siem Reap, Bangkok, HoChi Minh and Vientiane.
to Siem Reap: VJ-$56, PG-$71, RL-$60
to Battambang: a1-$99
to Ratanakiri: a1-$64, RL-$60
to BKK: PG-$115, TG-$145
to HCMC: VN-$84, to Hanoi: VN-$94
to Vientiane: QV-$139
|VJ||Royal Air Cambodge: 206A M.V.Preah Norodom T428830F428806 PP-Siem Reap $56,Also at the airport.|
|VJ||Royal Air Cambodge Branch: St 114, Next to Camb. Com. Bank.|
|a1||President Airlines: 13-14A/298 Maotse Toung Blvd, T993088, F993111 M-F8-17:00 Sa8-12:00. to Battambang $99, to Ratanakiri $64|
|a2||Siem Reap Airways: ?|
|a3||Royal Phnom Penh Airlines: #209 St19, T217417|
|PG||Bangkok Air: #61, A. Street 214, T300-409. M-F8-17:00. to Siem Reap $71(dep6:45,9:50,17:50), to BKK $115(dep9:20, 15:40, 19:50), to HCM $75,|
Royal Phnom Penh Airways: #209
Street 19, T990692 email@example.com,
to Battambang $?7:00 , to Siem.Reap $60(return$110), dep7:35 15:55, to Ratanakiri $60(return$110) dep W F-M10:00
|TG||Thai Airways: #294 Mao Tsu Toung Blvd. T214359, M-F8-16:30, Sa8-12:00, to Bangkok $145(return$235) dep10:30, 19:20|
|QV||Lao Airlines: #58 B.Sihanouk Blvd. T216563, M-F8-11:30, 13-16:00, Sa8-10:00, to Vientiane $138(return$248)|
|VN||Vietnamese Airlines: #41 St214, T363396, M-F8-12, 13:30-16:30, Sa8-12:00, to Ho Chi Minh $84(return$138), to Hanoi $94|
|Train travel is considered as safe, but check on the current situation before you take. Trains are very slow, crowded and hot, however they are a very cheap and friendly way to travel. Arrive early to get a seat. Many food sellers. Until recently, the train travel in Cambodia has had a reputation for being very dangerous. This is no longer the case though there has been an isolated incident of banditry within recent months. Check on the current situation.Trains are very slow, crowded and hot, however they are a very cheap and friendly way to travel. Arrive early to get a seat. Many food sellers. The train fares below are for foreigners, 3 times more than locals.|
Train Station: M.V.Preah Monivong, Boeng Kok, SE from the lake.
Art-deco building, same color as Central Market.
Services to Battambang/Sisophon & Kampot/Sihanoukville The trains leave at 6:20 every other day. The information/ ticketing booths are open only in the morning of the departure day. Currently only Sihanoukville line is being suspended.
Phnom Penh to Battambang: MWF 6:20 arr 21:30, 12,400riel Battambang to PP: dep6:40, arr 20:00
to Kampot: 7,500riel, to Sihanoukville: 11,800riel
|Report from David Click: The Battambang Express|
bus services from Phnom Penh are increasing,
Security has improved, the roads need to be improved! Avoid night
!Warning, though popular with travelers, parts of the road are in a terrible condition. Quite an experience if you can withstand the jolting ride, dust and avoid burning after several hours in the sun.
|B1||Central Market Bus Station: 2 blocks S from Central Market. There are two bus companies, Phnom Penh Public transport and GST Express, servicing to Sihanoukville, Kompong Chang, Udong & Takeo.|
GST Express: St 142 + St81, T012-895550
Siem Reap 14,000r dep6:45, 7:45, 12:00, 4hrs
Sihanoukville 14,000r dep7:15, 8:15,12:30, 13:30, 5-6hrs
Battambang 12,000r, many between 6:30-12:45, 5.5hrs
Poipet: 20,000r dep 6:20, 6:45, 7:45, 10hrs,
Kompong Cham $3.5, Kratie $6
Bangkok 64000r, dep 6:20, 6:45
Phnom Penh Public Transport(Ho
Was Genting): St
217 +St 67, T623-210359
Sihanoukville 14,000r dep7:15, 8:30, 12:30, 13:30,
Battambang 14,000r dep 6:30, 7:00
Kompong Cham 8000r many between 6:35-15:45, Kratie 20,000r dep 7:30, Stung Treng 40,000r dep 7:00
Ho Chi Min $9, dep 8:00,
|B2||Olympic Intercity Bus Station: on Phlauv 199 St, next to Olympic market. ? No information about bus services from here.|
|B3||Taxi Stand: 2 block SW from the Central Market. Shared taxi and pickup trucks are leaving from here. Pickup fares(in/out)to Siem Reap $4/2, Battambang $4/2, Kompong Cham $3/2|
Tourist tranport: Many tourist buses/min buses are running from Phnom
Penh to Siem Reap, Sihanoukville, Koh Kong, etc. You can book
them at your GH or Capital GH.
City tour: $3-6 (entrance fees extra). 8:30, Silver Pagoda, Wat Penh, etc.
Mekong Island Tour: $10
Bus to Saigon(HCM): $6 dep 5:30
Boat to Chaudoc(Vietnam): $6, dep 8:00
Bus to Siem Reap: $4 dep 7:30
Boat to Siem Reap: $22 dep 6:30
Bus to Battambang/Poipet: $4/$6 dep 7:00
Bus to Sihanoukville: $3 dep 7:15, 12:30
Boat from Sihanouville to Koh Kong(Thai border): $15, dep12:00
Bus to Thai BKK: $14, dep 6:30
|B1a||B1b||pickup in/out||Tourist Bus|
|Ho Chi Min||$9||$6|
During dry season, due to the low water level, there is no boats operating this year, due to the lack of water, there was no boats running on Tonle Sap nor on Mekong river.
Fast boats to Siem Reap:
Fast boats are running via Tonle
Sap Lake. Very scenic on the way. You can enjoy looking people's
life on the lake and the port near Siem Reap.
Boat from Sihanoukville
to Koh Kong(Thai border): $15,
dep12:00 from Sihanoukville. The boat leaves from Sihanoukville,
5-6 hours away. You can buy a ticket at your GH or Capitol GH.
|F1||Pier for express boats to Siem Reap: N from Japanese - Friendship Bridge.|
Pier: Near GPO and Wat Phnon
Express boats: services are infrequent so check beforehand
Kompong Cham $4, to Kratie $8, Stung Treng $?, (cheaper from Kompong Cham see below.)
to Kratie $5, to Stung Treng $15 Bargain hard.
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