In term of geographic distance, Vietnam and Cambodia are quite close. The means to move between the two countries are also quite good and convenient. To Vietnam from Cambodia, you can travel by air, road and waterway. Please read through the following article!
The flights from Cambodia come mostly to Ho Chi Minh City and Hanoi. Currently, two airlines flying to Vietnam from Cambodia are Vietnam Airlines and Cambodia Angkor Air.
All flights departing from Cambodia to Vietnam are operated by Vietnam Airlines in cooperation with Cambodia Angkor Air. The round-trip price is as follows:
(Note: All fares are round-trip, inclusive of tax.) Ticket prices may change from time to time).
Siem Reap Airport is about 6 km, 10 minutes away from the city center so you can take a taxi for 7$ or a motorbike taxi for 2$.
From Phnom Penh airport to the center of Phnom Penh, you can take a taxi at the price of from 8$ to 10$, motorbike taxi at the price of 5$, and tuk-tuk at the price of 6$.
Currently, if you want to drive a motorcycle from Cambodia to Vietnam, you need to register your vehicle in advance with the customs office (in your area of residence) and must have a driver’s license acceptable in Vietnam.
The time to move from Phnom Penh to HCM City is 6 hours, and from Siem Reap to Ho Chi Minh City is 10 -11 hours.
There are a number of carriers that serve these routes and here are some of the carriers that you can refer to:
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To get to Vietnam from Cambodia by waterway, there is only 1 route. Some companies are currently operating the Phnom Penh – Chau Doc route with fares ranging from 17$ to 35$ (depending on the interior and speed of the ship).
As usual, Cambodian tourists to Vietnam are exempt from visa in 30 days. If staying here more than 30 days, there are 2 common methods for Cambodians to obtain Vietnam visa:
Good luck and see you in Vietnam!