How to Travel from Phnom Penh to Ho Chi Minh by Bus

Back in the early 2000s, traveling between Phnom Penh and Ho Chi Minh city by bus was a pain. It took me all day long to get to Ho Chi Minh (Saigon) from Phnom Penh back then when the roads were not well-paved. It’s a big difference now. You can take a bus from the Vietnamese capital city to the Cambodian city faster than in the early 2000s. In addition to this, booking a bus ticket for Ho Chi Minh to Phnom Penh is really easy. Online service like BookMeBus makes it possible to book your bus ticket for your convenient itinerary.

How to get to Saigon from Phnom Penh by bus

Ho Chi Minh is one of my favorite cities
Ho Chi Minh is one of my favorite cities

Ticket price: between $12 – $15
Bus trip duration: about 6 hours
Approximate distance from Phnom Penh to Saigon: 278.6 km via National Highway 1/AH1
Buses from Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC) to Phnom Penh:

  • Sapaco Tourist

Boarding point: No. 325, Street Pham Ngu Lao, District 1, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam.
No. 592, Cong Hoa St, Tan Binh District, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam.

  • Mekong Express

Boarding point: 275F, Pham Ngu Lao St., Pham Ngu Lao W. Ho Chi Minh City

    • KHAI NAM

163 Le Hong Phong – P.3 – Q.5 – TP. HCM

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