From Phnom Penh Virak Buntham to Ho Chi Minh by Buses
From Phnom Penh Giant Ibis to Ho Chi Minh by Buses
From Phnom Penh SinhTourist to Ho Chi Minh by Buses
From Phnom Penh Kumho to Ho Chi Minh by Buses
From Phnom Penh Airport to Ho Chi Minh by Flights
Passenger reviews out of total 6,425 passengers who traveled with us on this route.
At 12Go our operators offer three types of service:
Cheap, Fast, Good - but you can usually pick only two of them!
Cheap & Fast won’t be Good. (e.g. buses from/to Khao San Road, local buses or 3rd class trains)
Cheap & Good won’t be Fast. (e.g. VIP trains in Thailand)
Fast & Good won’t be Cheap. (e.g. private limousine services, or VIP24 buses vs Express buses)
Make your choice! Please remember that while we are closely monitoring the services, we are still an agency marketplace. That means we focus on ticketing services and route availability & coverage rather than on the factual seat reclining angle you will get on the bus today.
How to get from Phnom Penh to Ho Chi Minh
Travelling between Phnom Penh and Ho Chi Minh is possible by flight and bus. Flight guarantees the fastest travel on this route. Bus is the slowest option.
The most expensive ticket will cost you USD 219.81 if you go by flight; to keep it budget-friendly, opt for a bus which will set you back mere USD 13.43.
How long does it take to get from Phnom Penh to Ho Chi Minh?
It can take you anywhere between 1 and 8 hours to travel between Phnom Penh and Ho Chi Minh depending on the means of transport you choose.
Flight is the fastest way to travel between Phnom Penh and Ho Chi Minh. Flight will bring you to your destination in 50m. Bus does a much slower job and take about 8h to reach Ho Chi Minh.
How much does it cost to get from Phnom Penh to Ho Chi Minh?
Travelling between Phnom Penh and Ho Chi Minh can be as cheap as USD 13.43 if you opt for a Kumho Samco (Kumho Samco) bus and as expensive as USD 219.81 if you buy a Cambodia Angkor Air flight 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 Ho Chi Minh ?
- 11 from Phnom Penh to Ho Chi Minh starting from 01:30 Phnom Penh Virak Buntham until 15:30 Phnom Penh Kumho
- 7 from Phnom Penh to Ho Chi Minh starting from 06:50 Phnom Penh Airport until 21:10 Phnom Penh Airport
Check above for a bus, train, flight and ferry timetable from Phnom Penh to Ho Chi Minh.
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 Ho Chi Minh, but with a bit of luck you can score very good deals for as little as USD 108.00.
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 Ho Chi Minh
Cambodia Angkor Air, Qatar Airways, Vietnam Airlines (เวียดนาม แิอร์ไลน์)
Travelling from Phnom Penh to Ho Chi Minh 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 Ho Chi Minh
Giant Ibis Transport (Giant ibis Transport), Kumho Samco (Kumho Samco), The SinhTourist (The SinhTourist), Virak Buntham Express
What is the most popular transport to get from Phnom Penh to Ho Chi Minh?
There is a choice of transportation means any time of the day with bus remaining the most popular option due to their reasonable pricing and comfort.
Out of 1000 travellers who bought tickets for this route
- 989 opted for a bus
- 11 decided to fly