Travel from Siem Reap to Banlung

By minivan it takes 8 hours 30 minutes to travel 444 km by road from Siem Reap to Banlung. Some parts of this journey are slow going because the roads are not very good. However, there is no easy way to get to Banlung and the direct route from Siem Reap to Banlung is considerably quicker than the route via Phnom Penh.

Bus Times from Siem Reap to Banlung

There is 1 daily direct minivan service from Siem Reap to Banlung which you can book online.

Siem ReapBanlungCostServiceCompany
08:0016:30$ 24.00RegionalAsia Van Transfer
  • Regional: This service is in a 12 seat minivan, with comfort breaks on route.

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Siem Reap ATV Bus Stop

  • The ATV bus stop in Siem Reap is located at Hup Quang Street Central Market 579, Krong Siem Reap, Cambodia.

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About Banlung

Banlung is located in one of the most remote regions of Cambodia known for its vast forests, lakes and waterfalls. Banlung is the gateway to jungle trekking experiences in Virachey National Park, a visit to the Veal Thom grasslands and lazy afternoons around the Yak Lom Lake.

Forest lake near Banlung
Forest lake near Banlung
Virachey National Park

The Virachey National Park covers an area of over 3,300 square kilometres and is home to lots of wild bird and animals. the best way to explore the park is to organise a one or two night trek through the national park authorities, private trekking companies are not permitted to take visitors into the national park.

The Ministry of Environment has an office in the centre of Banlung town where you can book a trek (its called the Virachey National Park Office and is located on Street 33 in Banlung. You may though choose to go with a private company which will provide food, transport, a place to sleep and a guide for less than the Park authorities charge to areas to similar to those within the Virachey National Park.

Other Places to Visit near Banlung

Banlung also has a nearby lake in a forest (a circular lake called Yak Lom), an interesting temple on a hill, more amazing countryside, gem mines, rubber plantations and a market where they sell lots of interesting things that are found in the forest.

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