Phnom Penh to Ho Chi Minh
23rd May, 2011
Travel Fish rocks - great site and thanks for all the wonderful advice on this forum.
I was wondering whether I can get some advice on traveling from Phnom Penh to HCMC, by taxi? I have to get a flight from HCMC to Hong Kong and was reading elsewhere that you can get a taxi from Phnom Penh to HCMC for around $35 ( to the border) and then from the border crossing to HCMC for an additional $20?
Not sure if these figures are right? If this is the case would really be interested in any stories or better ways of doing this.
#1 Posted: 5/6/2011 - 04:23
Not sure about the taxi route, sounds expensive by my normal transport options!!
However, depending on your time constraints there is a ferry from Phonm Penn to Chau Doc and then onwards to Saigon. The ferry is a great senenic trip and well worth it;
#2 Posted: 14/6/2011 - 23:03
17th December, 2009
Those taxi prices sound a bit cheap and I think you'll have to budget for more.
Timewise the bus services are fine and a taxi will only save you an hour or so. For comfort the buses are a little less comfortable than a taxi but by no means spartan.
#3 Posted: 15/6/2011 - 15:22
Add your reply
You need to be logged in to add a reply.
Not a member? you can join here.
|Possibly related discussions||Replies||Views||Latest reply|
|bus from Ho Chi Minh to Phnom Penh after 6 PM? ...||0||3193||9 Feb 2012|
|bus from phnom penh to ho chi minh ...||1||3655||29 Aug 2006|
|Phnom Penh or Ho Chi Minh???? ...||4||5650||8 May 2008|
|Ho chi minh airport to phnom penh ...||1||3397||3 Nov 2008|
|Live in Ho Chi Minh or Phnom Penh ...||0||1845||10 Jan 2010|
|Phnom Penh to Ho Chi Minh City ...||4||3487||22 Jan 2012|
|Bus from Phnom Penh to Ho Chi Minh (Saigon) ...||0||3769||5 Apr 2007|
|Ho Chi Minh to Phnom Penh by boat ...||0||1663||27 Feb 2013|
|Mekong Express Bus - Ho Chi Minh to Phnom Penh ...||14||76850||12 Jan 2012|
|Taxi from Phnom Penh and Ho Chi Minh City ...||0||3955||5 Mar 2007|