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Bus to Kampot

Posted by Kip on 11/10/2007 at 16:50

I arrive at Phnom Penh airport at 8am next Thursday and would like to catch a bus the same day to Kampot. From what I've read, there are a few different departure points for lunchtime buses that go to Kampot, so I'm wondering if someone could offer a suggestion or two regarding where the best place to go to buy tickets and catch a Kampot bus might be?

My "worry" is that I'll choose a bus station, get there, and find there's no way to buy tickets, or there's no service that day. Do you think it would be better for me to head straight from the airport to a travel agent or guesthouse that sells tickets?



#1 Kip has been a member since 6/7/2007. Posts: 6

Posted by rakhee2108 on 13/10/2007 at 19:07

Hey, we arrived at PP airport in the morning and headed straight to Phnom Penh Sorya bus station, near Sorya market, to catch a bus to Sihanoukville. This bus station offered the greatest range of bus times. I'm sure Sorya bus will offer an afternoon service to Kampot. If not, from Sorya bus station, just walk round the corner to GST bus station, which might offer the service.

#2 rakhee2108 has been a member since 8/3/2007. Posts: 55

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Posted by Kip on 14/10/2007 at 03:30


Thanks so much for the reply! It's good to hear of someone's personal experience.


#3 Kip has been a member since 6/7/2007. Posts: 6

Posted by amy_k_lehmann on 19/10/2007 at 06:00

I would do the same thing, head straight to Sorya bus company, right near the market. They have lots of buses leaving all day, you will definately get one. Enjoy Kampt and visit Bokor!

#4 amy_k_lehmann has been a member since 19/10/2007. Posts: 3

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