Phnom Penh to Ho Chi Minh (Saigon) Trip Overview

Distance213 km (133.1 miles)
Price range$23-$217
Ride Duration Range50m-7h 30m
Earliest Departure21:30
Latest Departure23:00

The best way to travel from Phnom Penh to Ho Chi Minh City is by bus or minivan. Buses are more affordable and offer several daily departures. Ho Chi Minh is a great place to visit if you love history. It is the largest city in Vietnam and is the home to many museums. It is also known for its food and nightlife so bring some money so you can experience some of its famous restaurants. The best time to visit Ho Chi Minh is between December and March when the weather is most pleasant.

Travel Schedule Options from Phnom Penh to Ho Chi Minh (Saigon)



























































































Taking a bus from Phnom Penh to Ho Chi Minh (Saigon)

Fastest bus: 5h 30m

Cheapest bus: $23

The fastest: 5h 30m

The cheapest: $23

POSSIBLE AMENITIES:

A/C

Reclining Seats

Blanket

Food

Charger

Wifi

English Speaking Staff

The fastest: 7h

The cheapest: $31

POSSIBLE AMENITIES:

A/C

The fastest: 50m

The cheapest: $113

POSSIBLE AMENITIES:

WC

A/C

A beautiful view from within central Ho Chi Minh (Saigon)

About the ride from Phnom Penh to Ho Chi Minh (Saigon)

Phnom Penh to Ho Chi Minh (Saigon) Route Information

The distance between Phnom Penh and Ho Chi Minh (Saigon) is 133 miles, or approximately 213 kilometers.

There are 3 ways to get from Phnom Penh to Ho Chi Minh (Saigon), including bus,minivan,flight.

The earliest departure leaves at 21:30 and has a duration of 7 hours.

The fastest way to travel is by flight, which takes approximately 50 minutes.

Depending on how you choose to travel, the following amenities are available: .

Phnom Penh to Ho Chi Minh (Saigon) by bus

  • Starting Price: $23
  • 433 departures a day, or 3031 departures a week

There are 12 travel classes for this journey, including: Standard, Sleeping, VIP Sleeping, VIP, Express, Tourist, Universe Noble 37, Universe Luxury, Luxury, Coaster, VIP 31 Seats and Seater 41.

Each bus ticket offers an individual seat with basic passenger necessities. Conditions and amenities vary by provider. For more detailed information and availability see all options.

Phnom Penh to Ho Chi Minh (Saigon) by minivan

  • Starting Price: $31
  • 8 departures a day, or 56 departures a week

There are 2 travel classes for this journey, including: Coaster and Tourist.

Each minivan ticket offers an individual seat with basic passenger necessities. Conditions and amenities vary by provider. For more detailed information and availability see all options.

Phnom Penh to Ho Chi Minh (Saigon) by flight

  • Starting Price: $112
  • 10 departures a day, or 70 departures a week

The only travel class available is Economy.

Each flight ticket offers an individual seat with basic passenger necessities. Conditions and amenities vary by provider. For more detailed information and availability see all options.

Companies Operating from Phnom Penh to Ho Chi Minh (Saigon)

Average time

6h 30m

Average price

$27

(1572)

Average time

6h 30m - 7h

Average price

$27

(19)

Average time

6h 30m - 7h 30m

Average price

$23

(33)

Average time

7h

Average price

$26 - $30

(9)

Popular stations and stops in Phnom Penh and Ho Chi Minh (Saigon)

Departure stations in Phnom Penh

Kumho Samco Phnom Penh Bus Station

Khai Nam Bus Station

Phnom Penh JP (Japan Hospital)

Phnom Penh International Airport (PNH)

Sangkat Tuol Svay Prey Ti Muoy

View more

Arrival stations in Ho Chi Minh (Saigon)

Kumho Samco Ho Chi Minh Office

Khai Nam Bus Station

VET-Ho Chi Minh Office

Tan Son Nhat International Airport (SGN)

Thai Duong office

View more

Why travel with Bookaway?

Bookaway.com makes it simple and easy to find, compare, and buy city-to-city tickets via bus, train, ferry, and more. We support over 13 languages and 23 currencies worldwide, and we believe that everyone should easily be able to find and purchase what they are looking for. We don’t just want to help you get where you want to go - we want you to enjoy the ride.