Sihanoukville is a port city in Southern Cambodia with beautiful beaches.
This travel guide will provide useful information about traveling from Phnom Penh to Sihanoukville by bus and taxi, including timetable, ticket prices, and tips.
Phnom Penh to Sihanoukville: Overview
The distance between Phnom Penh and Sihanoukville is about 228 km (142 miles), and you can easily travel between the two cities by bus and taxi.
If you travel on a budget, it’s better to take a bus to Sihanoukville as the ticket costs about $13 (€13). A taxi ride is more expensive – expect to pay about $80 (€80) for your trip.
|Bus||4 – 6 hours||$12 (€12)||Check tickets|
|Taxi||4 hours||$80 (€80)||Check taxi|
Phnom Penh to Sihanoukville bus
Traveling by bus is an excellent option to get from Phnom Penh to Sihanoukville.
Virak Buntham, Giant Ibis, and Larryta Express offer daily services to Sihanoukville. The journey takes about 4 to 6 hours, and the ticket price starts at $12 (€12).
Please come at least 30 minutes before departure for check-in procedures.
|Journey time||4 hours|
|Distance||228 km (142 miles)|
|Frequency||38 buses per day|
|First bus||1:30 am|
|Last bus||5:00 pm|
|Departure station||Phnom Penh|
|Operators||Virak Buntham, Giant Ibis, Larryta Express|
|Virak Buntham||07:00||11:00||Check tickets|
|Giant Ibis||08:00||12:00||Check tickets|
|Larryta Express||09:00||15:00||Check tickets|
|Virak Buntham||10:00||14:00||Check tickets|
|Virak Buntham||11:00||15:00||Check tickets|
How long is the bus from Phnom Penh to Sihanoukville?
The bus to Sihanoukville takes about 4 to 6 hours, depending on the bus provider. Please note that the travel time could be slightly longer due to traffic time. There may be a toilet and food breaks on the way.
How much is the bus ticket from Phnom Penh to Sihanoukville?
The bus ticket to Sihanoukville costs about $12 (€12) to $15 (€15). Please note that prices may change on weekends and national holidays.
Where are the departure and arrival stations?
Buses leave from Phnom Penh and arrive at Sihanoukville. Each bus company has different departure and arrival stations, so you should check when booking.
When is the first and last bus departing from Phnom Penh?
Several buses travel from Phnom Penh to Sihanoukville daily. The first bus departs at 1:30 am, while the last leaves at 5 pm. There are buses every 30 minutes. For the latest schedule, please check here.