Sihanoukville to Siem Reap by train

From Sihanoukville you an travel as far as Phnom Penh by train, but only on Saturday and Sundays, and from Phnom Penh you need to then take a bus from Phnom Penh for the final section of the journey to Siem Reap, which is very close to Angkor Wat. Alternatively, you can travel direct from Sihanoukville to Siem Reap by bus every day of the week.


Train

Train Times to Phnom Penh


This is currently a weekend only service which takes 7 hours 30 minutes to cover the distance from Sihanoukville to Phnom Penh. Tickets $7 USD adult fare one way.

Day Sihanoukville Phnom Pehn
Saturday 07.00 14.30
Sunday 07.00 14.30
  • For information about travel from Phnom Penh to Angkor Wat see our page about connecting bus services from Phnom Penh to Siem Reap.

Bus

Bus to Siem Reap 


There are two direct bus services a day from Sihanoukville to Siem Reap which you can book online.

Depart Sihanokville Arrive Siem Reap Bus Company
07.30 12.00 Giant Ibis
09.30 14.00  Giant Ibis
  • The bus services listed above depart from the Sihanoukville Mekong Express Office near to the Central Market in Sihanoukville (see below for a location map).
  • These bus services terminate at the Mekong Express bus station in Siem reap (see below for a location map).

Ticket

Buy Tickets to Siem Reap


Use the Search Form below to buy tickets for travel from Sihanoukville to Siem Reap.

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Train

Sihanoukville Railway Station


Train services to Phnom Penh depart from Sihanoukville Railway Station.


Bus

Sihanoukville Bus Station


Bus services to Sihanoukville depart from the Mekong Express Bus Station on the Mittapheap Road in Sihanoukville Town.


Train

Phnom Penh Train Station


Trains from Sihanoukville terminate at Phnom Penh train station.


Bus

Siem Reap bus station


Direct bus services from Sihanoukville terminate at the Siem Reap Mekong Express bus stop on Highway No 6.


Location

Travel to Angkor Wat


From the Mekong Express bus stop its a 7.1 km journey to the entrance to Angkor Wat, and an 1.8 km journey to the Night Market in the centre of Siem Reap Town.

Angkor Wat is 7.1 km from the bus stop in Siem Reap

Angkor Wat is 7.1 km from the bus stop in Siem Reap

There are a number of ways to get around in Siem Reap and to travel to Angkor Wat:

  • Tuk-Tuk: They can fit 4 people inside and cost around $1 USD for a short in town trip and around $15 USD for a full day hire.
  • Taxi: Expect to pay $4 to $7 USD for in town trips and around $40 USD for a full day tour of the temples.
  • Motorbike Taxi: Expect to pay $1 USD for in town trips and around $8 USD for a full day tour of the temples.
  • Bicycle: Rent a bicycle for £1 to $3 USD and transport yourself around the temples.
  • E-Bike: Electric bikes which go around 20 km per hour top speed and have a range of about 40 km. There are some recharging points in the various temple complexes. A full 24 hours rental costs $10 USD.

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