Getting from the Airport into Phnom Penh by Bus

You can get into the city from the airport by four ways: taxi ($12), motor($5), tuk-tuk ($7), or bus ($0.40). Transportation is easy as drivers will approach you at the exit with their vehicles ready. There are several threads discussing the possibility of taking a bus into town at a much cheaper cost, but many have advised against it/have not personally experienced it. Below is how you can easily take a bus from the Phnom Penh Airport into town:

Getting from the Airport into Phnom Penh by Bus

Once you have exited the airport, walk towards the highway. Walk past the vehicle exit and turn left. You will see a bus stop on your left in about 50 meters. Buses run from 5:30am to 8:30pm for every 15 minutes.

Bus to take: Bus No.3/Line C
Popular stops: Old Market (Phsar Chas), Night Market at Sisowath Quay


Getting from the Airport into Phnom Penh by Bus
Getting from the Airport into Phnom Penh by Bus
Getting from the Airport into Phnom Penh by Bus
Ticket price for buses from Phnom Penh Airport into city is only 1500 riels

Getting from the Airport into Phnom Penh by Bus
Inside a bus from the airport into Phnom Penh

The ride from the airport to the last destination (Night Market Bus Stop) takes approximately 35 minutes depending on traffic. School children in uniforms and senior citizens will occasionally hop onto the bus, making the journey an attraction on its own as you get to people-watch. Make sure to ready your small change (1500 riels) as change are usually not given.

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