Thai side of the border at Poipet
Travel from Battambang

Travel from Battambang to Poipet

There are two ways to travel from Battambang to Poipet, by bus or by train. Travel by bus is the faster of the two options. Bus Times from Battambang to Poipet There are currently 10 direct [Read more…]

Shrine on a roundabout in Sisophon
Travel from Poipet

Travel from Poipet to Sisophon

You can travel from Poipet to Sisophon by both train and bus, both complete the journey in around 1 hour. Bus services, however, are far more frequent than train services. Train Times from Poipet to [Read more…]

Wat Sanker in Battambang
Travel from Poipet

Travel from Poipet to Battambang

You can travel from Poipet to Battambang either by train or by bus. At the moment train services operate infrequently so it is fairly likely you will need to take a bus instead, which completes [Read more…]

River boat in Bangkok
Travel from Poipet

Travel from Poipet to Bangkok

To take a train or minivan from Poipet to Bangkok you first need to cross over the border into Thailand. Train and minivan services to Bangkok depart from very close to the border crossing on [Read more…]

Main platform at Poipet Train Station
Train Stations

Poipet Train Station

Poipet Train Station is located 850 metres from the border with Thailand at the top end of the railway line from Phnom Penh.  Poipet Railway Station has recently reopened with limited train services. The connecting [Read more…]

Phnom Penh Railway Station
Train Stations

Phnom Penh Train Station

Phnom Penh Railway Station was constructed during the French colonial era, opening to passengers in 1932. Despite being effectively out of use as railway station for an 11 year period from 2005 to 2016 Phnom [Read more…]

Banteay Srei Temple near Siem Reap
Travel from Poipet

Travel from Poipet to Siem Reap

By road it takes around 3 hours to travel 152 km from Poipet on the border with Thailand to Siem Reap near Angkor Wat. At the moment there is no rail connection between Poipet and [Read more…]

Poipet has busy town centre market
Travel from Siem Reap

Travel from Siem Reap to Poipet

At the moment to travel from Siem Reap to Poipet (for onward travel to Thailand) you need to travel by road. The train line between Poipet and Phnom Penh via Siem Reap is still in [Read more…]

Mural at the Royal Palace in Phnom Penh
Travel from Poipet

Travel from Poipet to Phnom Penh

For the moment the passenger train services from Poipet to Phnom Penh run only on Mondays and Saturdays and is scheduled to take 11 hours 40 minutes to travel from Poipet to Phnom Penh. Work [Read more…]