How to Transfer from Siem Reap to Ho Chi Minh City
Cambodia is an amazing country in Southeast Asia. The country attracted a lot of tourists visiting each year because of wonderful and beautiful landscapes. When visiting the country, tourists can not miss out pretty places such as Phnom Penh and Siem Reap. Besides that, there are a lot of tourists choose the itinerary from Siem Reap to Ho Chi Minh City because Vietnam and Cambodia located nearby, so you can get an easy way to transfer. There are ways to visit from Siem Reap to Ho Chi Minh City including bus, flight, and motorbike. The post will introduce the detail information for transferring between two cities which can help you have the best itinerary for traveling from Siem Reap to Ho Chi Minh City.
1 Siem Reap to HCMC by bus
From Ho Chi Minh City, you can buy the bus ticket to Siem Riep of the car companies such as Sapaco bus and Phuong Trang bus
Sapaco bus: Ticket price is 11USD (or 200.000 VND) / person / trip).
You can buy a ticket at some addresses of Ho Chi Minh City including 500 Nguyen Dinh Chieu street, District 3, 325 Pham Ngu Lao street, District 1, 592 Cong Hoa street and Tan Binh district, 16 Dang Thai Than, District 5.
In Cambodia, you can buy at 0667 National Road No.6, Siem Reap, Cambodia.
Furthermore, if you don’t want to visit these places for buying, you can ask receptionist in your hotel or tour agency for helping to buy the suitable bus tickets.
2 Transfer by motorbike
Besides bus, if you are adventure people and travel experiences before, you can transfer by motorbike which will bring new and interesting experiences for you as well the best way to admire the beauty and imposing landscape during transferring. In the past, you can easy to rent a motorbike and driving it by your own. However, recently, Vietnam and Cambodia released the new rules, if you want to drive a motorbike from Cambodia to Cambodia, you need to register your car in advance with the customs office (in your area of residence) and you must have a valid driver’s license in Cambodia. Therefore, if you want to transfer by motorbike, you should rent a local guide to help you to do that.
Flight is considered as the best choice for almost people because of comfortable and convenient. Currently, Vietnam Airlines and Cambodia Angkor Air are operating flights to Siem Reap departing daily from Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City.
You can book tickets at www.vietnamairlines.com.vn, www.ambodiaangkorair.com or air ticket agents of Vietnam Airlines and Cambodia Angkor Air across the country. Furthermore, if you travel in peak season, you should book a ticket in advance to avoid “run-out” the ticket.
From Siem Reap Airport to Siem Reap Central you can choose the means.
Taxi: about 8-10 USD
Motorbike taxi: from 5USD
Tuktuk: about 6USD
These ways are the best transfer means from Siem Reap to HCMC, but if you want to travel on your own, you can rent a private car which will help you more comfortable and more save if you travel with a group of friends. Furthermore, if you need to help for local people, you can contact directly with Indochina Vacation to handle for you.