Transportation IN CAMBODIA
are many kinds of transport in Cambodia from the taxi,
bus, motorbike and the cyclo. Renting a car or motorbike
is also popular.
You can also travel by train from Phnom Penh Capital to
Battambang Province and Sihanouk Ville.
Water travel is also very popular by boat along Tonle
Sap, Tonle Bassac, and Tonle Mekong. The dramatic
landscape from the river shows Cambodia from a very
Domestic flights is another choice and Cambodia has
eleven domestic airports situated at Battambang, Kampong
Chhnang, Koh Kong, Kratie, Mondul Kiri, Phnom Penh,
Preah Vihear, Rattanak Kiri, Siem Reap, Sihanouk Ville,
and Stung Treng.
For further travel information contact your local tour
operator or the Tourism Information Counters in the
Phnom Penh and the Siem Reap International Airport.
Getting to Cambodia
Most international visitors arrive by air at the
airports in either Phnom Penh or Siem Reap. These
airports are serviced by an increasing number of
airlines. A growing number of tourists are also entering
overland from Thailand and Vietnam.
International Border Checkpoints:
- Bavet (Svay Rieng Province)
- Kaam Samnor-Koh Rokar (Kandal-Prey Veng)
- Cham Yeam (Koh Kong Province)
- Poi Pet (Banteay Meanchhey Province)
- O'Smach (Oddar Meanchhey Province)
- Phnom Den (Takeo Province): No Visa on Arrival
- Dong Krolor (Stung Treng Province): No Visa on Arrival
International Gate Ways:
- Phnom Penh International Airport
- Siem Reap International Airport
- Sihanoukville Port (Visa on Arrival)
- Airport Tax:
International Airport tax:
- Foreigner: USD25
- Cambodian: USD18
Domestic Airport tax:
- Foreigner: 6USD
- Cambodian: 5USD (Effective from 5th January 2004)
City (Airport Code):
- Phnom Penh (PNH)
- Siem Riep (REP)
- Battambang (BBM)
- Mondulkiri (MWV)
- Rattanakhiri (RBE)
- Stung Treng (TNX)
- Sihanouk Ville (KOS)
- Koh Kong (KKZ)
- Poipet (HPP)
Cambodia has six airports at Battambang, Mondulkiri,
Phnom Penh, Rattanakhiri, Siem Riep and Stung Treng. All
flights pass through Phnom Penh International Airport.
Airport Taxi: For visitors entering Cambodia through
Phnom Penh International Airport, a taxi into the city
will cost USD7 and will take approximately 15 minutes.
Most hotels and better guesthouses provide airport
pickups for booked guests. A (non-metered) taxi from Siem Reap International Airport into town, 8km away,
costs about USD5 and takes 10-15 minutes.
Local Transport: Cars and mini-buses are readily
available for touring the temples at Angkor or for day
trips in and around Phnom Penh. The cost of a car and
driver is ~ US$20+ per day.
Source: Ministry of Tourism of the Kingdom of