Phnom Penh to Siem Reap Bus

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It will take 5 hrs 49 mins to reach from Phnom Penh to Siem Reap. The earliest departure from Phnom Penh is at 00:30. And the last bus is at 23:55. The price for one bus ticket starts from USD 11.00.


Phnom Penh to Siem Reap Bus Timings & Fare

Bus Operator First Bus Last Bus Duration Lowest Fare No of Services    
Seila Angkor Khmer Express 06:30 18:30 6 hrs 0 mins USD 12.00 13
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Airbus 08:00 13:45 5 hrs 45 mins USD 15.00 2
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Giant Ibis 08:30 19:00 9 hrs 30 mins USD 17.00 2
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Phnom Penh to Siem Reap Bus Service

Avg. Bus Duration


5 hrs 49 mins

Buses depart from


Phnom Penh

Bus arrives in


Siem Reap

Daily Bus Services



Cheapest Bus Tickets


USD 11.00

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Phnom Penh to Siem Reap Bus Ticket Online Booking

Riding via bus from Phnom Penh to Siem Reap is an easy and affordable way to tour Cambodia. The journey usually takes 5 to 6 hours, and passengers can witness the varied landscapes and rural life. With improvised road safety standards and a reliable bus operator, passengers can enjoy a safe and comfortable journey.

There are many departures throughout the day, so travellers can pick a time that works best for them. Passengers can book bus tickets from Phnom Penh to Siem Reap online to confirm seats and eliminate last-minute hassle.

How long does it take from Phnom Penh to Siem Reap via Bus?

Travellers can go directly from Phnom Penh to Siem Reap via roadways or airways. There are no direct trains from Phnom Penh to Siem Reap. The flight takes approximately 45 minutes from Phnom Penh to Siem Reap. 

Buses from Phnom Penh to Siem Reap take around 5-6 hours to cover an approximate distance of 328 km. Travellers can book a night bus from Phnom Penh to Siem Reap according to their comfort and convenience. Seila Angkor Khmer Express, Virak Buntham Express, Mey Hong Transport, E-Booking Express, etc., are some popular bus operating companies commuting from Phnom Penh to Siem Reap night bus. You can book any bus ticket Cambodia hassle-free and secure from redBus. 

About Siem Reap

Located in the northwest of Cambodia, Siem Reap is well-known across the globe as an entrance to the breathtaking Angkor Archaeological Park, recognised as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Siem Reap offers many lodging options, ranging from affordable guesthouses to exquisite hotels. There are many places to eat in Siem Reap, ranging from international food to traditional Khmer cuisine. Bars, eateries, and night markets in Siem Reap provide active nightlife that stretches late into the morning.

The dry season (usually November to April) is the ideal time of year to visit Siem Reap. These months have pleasant weather with little humidity and rain, perfect for outdoor activities like touring the Angkor temples. March and April are hotter but still provide pleasant weather for trips to Siem Reap. If you don't mind the odd downpour, there are benefits to travelling during the rainy season, such as fewer people and lush scenery. 

Phnom Penh to Siem Reap Bus Ticket Prices

The ticket fare of the Phnom Penh to Siem Reap bus ranges from $9 to $12. Bus operators, rush hours, last-minute bookings, and other factors influence bus ticket prices.

Things to Do in Siem Reap

There are plenty of sights and activities in Siem Reap for every visitor’s interest. Here are a few of the best activities in Siem Reap -

Angkor Archaeological Park 

Explore the historic Angkor Wat, Bayon, Ta Prohm, and numerous other temples for a full day or longer.

Phsar Chas 

Explore stalls at the old market offering local fresh fruit, fabrics, souvenirs, and handicrafts. You can browse for unusual gifts there and get a glimpse of the local lifestyle.

Floating Villages 

Take a boat trip to one of the Tonle Sap Lake's floating towns, including Kampong Phluk or Chong Khneas, to see daily life on the water and discover the difficulties these residents endure.

Pub Street 

Discover Pub Street and the vicinity's vibrant nightlife in Siem Reap. Savour a diverse selection of pubs, restaurants, and nightclubs. Check out the live music shows and street performances.

Apsara Dance 

Enjoy a cultural presentation that showcases exquisite dance performances paired with live music, showcasing the traditional art of Apsara dance in Cambodia. Every night in Siem Reap, restaurants host Apsara dance performances.

Travel Tips for Siem Reap

Travel tips for Phnom Penh to Siem Reap bus travel -

  • For International travellers, keep your passport handy and safe.
  • There are no official bus stops. Every bus operating company has its designated boarding and dropping points.
  • Learn about the baggage policy of the bus operating company. There are separate charges for additional baggage weight.
  • Cancellation of bus tickets is generally non-refundable. It is advisable to plan a trip with some buffer time.


How can I book a bus ticket online from one route to another?

You can simply log on to, choose any specific country you would like to book a bus in, and select the source and destination. After choosing the route and the date, you will find a number of options for buses available. redBus site is user-friendly and booking a bus ticket is just a matter of a few minutes.

Do I need to print my ticket for this bus route?

This depends upon the bus operator and the country you are travelling in. You can check this information while booking a bus ticket for a particular bus operator. However, most of the bus operators allow M-ticket or E-ticket sent to your registered email address, you may require to print the ticket if any bus operator specifically asks for the same.

Where can I find the location of my bus stop?

As you get the listing of buses available on a selected route, you can click on the 'Boarding & Dropping Point' tab to check the exact location of your pickup and drop-off points. redBus also offers ‘Track my bus’ facility in a few countries to check the live location of the bus.

How early should I arrive for the trip?

Passengers are required to reach the boarding place at least 30 minutes before the scheduled departure time of the bus.

Can I reschedule my bus ticket on this route?

Yes, you can. However, this option is available with some selected bus operators on You just have to enter your bus ticket number and email address, verify your ticket details, and choose a reschedule date.

At what time do buses start from Phnom Penh to Siem Reap?

Buses from Phnom Penh to Siem Reap generally start early in the morning and continue until late evening. However, the bus timings may vary depending on the bus operators and season. This is where redBus helps you out. You need not contact several bus operators to get updated about the bus schedules. You will find all the updated information on redBus website while booking a bus ticket online.

Are there any discounts available on the route from Phnom Penh to Siem Reap?

Phnom Penh to Siem Reap is one of the popular routes and it’s quite likely that you may get exciting discounts on booking bus tickets through redBus on this route. It would be better if you plan your journey in advance and book your tickets so that you can get the best price and best seat for your trip.

Can you take a bus from Phnom Penh to Siem Reap?

Passengers can travel via bus from Phnom Penh to Siem Reap. Around 50 buses from Phnom Penh to Siem Reap are operating daily.

What is there to see between Phnom Penh and Siem Reap?

Passengers can witness the varied landscapes, lush greenery and rural lifestyle of the locals on their journey from Phnom Penh to Siem Reap.

How long is the bus from Siem Reap to Phnom Penh?

The bus from Siem Reap to Phnom Penh takes 5-6 hours approximately.

What is the mode of transportation in Phnom Penh?

Tourists can rent bicycles or hire tuk-tuks, cabs, or taxis to explore the city.

Phnom Penh
  • Bak Kheng​​ (បាក់ខែង)
  • CMR-Phnom Penh OFFICE
  • EBE-Phnom Penh-OFFICE
  • OLP-Phnom Penh Office
  • Phnom Penh
  • Phnom Penh ( Chaom Chao )
  • Phnom Penh (VET)
  • Phnom Penh Office
  • Phnom Penh​ (Veng Sreng)
  • Virak Buntham Express (Japan Hospital Branch)
Siem Reap
  • CMR-Siem Reap OFFICE
  • EBE-Siem Reap-OFFICE
  • OLP-Siem Reap Office
  • Siem Reap
  • Siem Reap Office
  • Siem Reap Phsar Samki
  • Virak Buntham Express Tour&Travel(SR-VIP Samki Market)

Enjoy your bus trip from Phnom Penh to Siem Reap !
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