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  • Missis

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    Hello. Could anyone guide me on how long it takes to travel from Siem Reap and Phnom Penh to Bangkok by road? I am thinking of the bus mainly. Thanks.

    #1 Posted: 6/8/2009 - 20:40

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  • CunningMcFar

    Joined Travelfish
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    overland journey between Seam Reap and Bangkok can be done in about 8 hrs, with highway now completely sealed between Poipet and Seam Reap.
    Details here on TF:
    www.travelfish.org/feature/71
    and on Tales of Asia:
    www.talesofasia.com/cambodia-overland.htm

    #2 Posted: 7/8/2009 - 01:29

  • Missis

    Joined Travelfish
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    That's great, thank you. I had already read the details you linked, however we are going Siem Reap to Bangkok so not sure if the information is going to be the same? I have also read http://www.travelfish.org/getting-around-cambodia.php and will probably go with one of the bus companies listed. From what I can see there are fewer scams going from Cambodia to Thailand?

    As it is 8 hours from Siem Reap to Bangkok then we'll probably give Phnom Penh a miss!

    #3 Posted: 7/8/2009 - 01:45

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