From Phnom Penh Virak Buntham to Bangkok by Buses
From Phnom Penh any hotel to Bangkok by Taxis
From Phnom Penh Airport to Bangkok by Flights
Phnom Penh to Bangkok destination reviews
How to get from Phnom Penh to Bangkok
Travelling between Phnom Penh and Bangkok is possible by Flight, bus and taxi. Flight guarantees the fastest travel on this route. Bus is the slowest option.
The most expensive ticket will cost you USD 371.72 if you go by taxi; to keep it budget-friendly, opt for a bus which will set you back mere USD 25.32.
How long does it take to get from Phnom Penh to Bangkok?
It can take you anywhere between 2 and 17 hours to travel between Phnom Penh and Bangkok depending on the means of transport you choose.
Flight is the fastest way to travel between Phnom Penh and Bangkok. Flight will bring you to your destination in 1h 5m. Bus does a much slower job and take about 17h to reach Bangkok.
How much does it cost to get from Phnom Penh to Bangkok?
Travelling between Phnom Penh and Bangkok can be as cheap as USD 25.32 if you opt for a Virak Buntham Express bus and as expensive as USD 371.72 if you buy a Glassflower (Glassflower) taxi ticket.
Here is the list of how much you can expect to pay travelling by each means of transport available for this route.
How many trips per day are there between Phnom Penh and Bangkok ?
- 25 from Phnom Penh to Bangkok starting from 06:10 Phnom Penh Airport until 23:25 Phnom Penh Airport
- 7 from Phnom Penh to Bangkok starting from 01:00 Phnom Penh Virak Buntham until 22:00 Phnom Penh Virak Buntham
2 from Phnom Penh to Bangkok starting from 00:00 Phnom Penh any hotel until 00:00 Phnom Penh any hotel
Check above for a bus, train, flight and ferry timetable from Phnom Penh to Bangkok.
What mode of transportation is the best one for my route?
Flying is the fastest and often the most expensive way to travel from Phnom Penh to Bangkok, but with a bit of luck you can score very good deals for as little as USD 56.00.
Things to remember: Note that some of the airlines may have restrictions on checked luggage weight or require paying extra for check-in, choosing seats or transportation of oversized luggage.
If opting for a flight, calculate the time you will spend getting to and from the airports as well as the waiting time before your flight, getting through immigration in case of an international flight and recovering your checked luggage.
In certain cases all these procedures can add no less than 5 hours to your total travel time.
Airlines flying between Phnom Penh and Bangkok
Bangkok Air (บางกอกแอร์เวย์), Emirates, Solaseed Air, Thai AirAsia (แอร์เอเชีย), Thai Airways, Thai Smile (ไทยสมายล์)
Travelling from Phnom Penh to Bangkok overland will inevitably take longer but in many cases it is the cheapest option if you opt for a bus.
Things to remember: For a more comfortable ride opt for a higher-class bus wherever possible. These buses usually have soft reclining seats and are equipped with air-conditioning and on-board toilets.
They often include water, snacks or a light lunch into your ticket price and make bathroom stops en-route.
Companies operating bus routes between Phnom Penh and Bangkok
Virak Buntham Express
Some travellers consider taxi to be the most convenient form of overland transport thanks to flexible departure times, a possibility to choose the size of the car you need, and a hassle-free door-to-door service.
Things to remember: If you are planning to make detours during your trip, discuss it with your driver or service provider in advance as it may affect the price.
Companies offering charters between Phnom Penh and Bangkok
What is the most popular transport to get from Phnom Penh to Bangkok?
There is a choice of transportation means any time of the day with avia remaining the most popular option due to their reasonable pricing and comfort.
Out of 1000 travellers who bought tickets for this route
- 593 decided to fly
- 407 opted for a bus