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Cambodia Angkor Air is the national flag carrier airline of Cambodia, offering both domestic and international flights.

Flights arrive regularly into Siem Reap for a broad base of countries in the Southeast Asian and Asian region. There are also regular domestic flights connecting Siem Reap with Phnom Penh and Sihanoukville.

The Siem Reap International Airport was renovated in 2016, whilst small it is a modern welcome to Siem Reap. Below you’ll see tables with an overview of all the international and domestic flights arriving and departing from Siem Reap International Airport.

International Flights to Siem Reap

Popular flights to Siem Reap are from Bangkok (Thailand), Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia) and Singapore, as these hubs are generally good options for Australian and European travelers. With direct flights from 11 different cities, China is very well connected to Siem Reap.

You can fly in from the following locations and book your flight with the following airways agencies.

City Flight Time Airline Carrier
Bangkok, Thailand 1h Air Asia, Bangkok Airways, Cambodia Angkor Air, Thai Smile
Beijing, China 4h 25m Cambodia Angkor Air
Busan, South Korea 4h 25m Air Busan
Chengdu, China 4h 10m Spring Airlines
Chongqing, China 2h 45m Shandong Airlines
Danang, Vietnam 1h 20m Cambodia Angkor Air, Vietnam Airlines
Guangzhou, China 2h 45m Cambodia Angkor Air, China Southern Airlines, Spring Airlines
Haikou, China 2h 05m Beijing Capital Airlines
Hanoi, Vietnam 1h 45m Cambodia Angkor Air, Vietnam Airlines
Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam 1h 05m Cambodia Angkor Air, Vietnam Airlines
Hong Kong 2h 35m Cathay Dragon Air, Hong Kong Express
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia 2h 05m Air Asia, Malaysia Airlines
Kunming, China 2h 05m China Eastern Airlines
Luang Prabang, Laos 1h 30m Lao Airlines, Vietnam Airlines
Manila, Philippines 2h 55m Cebu Pacific Air
Pakse, Laos 1h Lao Airlines
Phuket, Thailand 1h 25m Air Asia
Sanya, China 1h 40m Hainan Airlines
Seoul, South Korea 5h 20m Asiana Airlines, Cambodia Angkor Air, Eastar Jet, Sky Angkor
Shanghai, China 4h 05m Cambodia Angkor Air, China Eastern Airlines, Spring Airlines
Shenzhen, China 2h Spring Airlines
Singapore 2h 15min SilkAir
Xiamen, China 2h 45m Xiamen Air
Yantai, China 4h 15m China Eastern Airlines

Remark: Since prices and flight schedules may change, please check the above-mentioned websites for up-to-date travel information. Most flights can be booked online or via a travel agency.

Domestic Flights to Siem Reap

There are only two domestic flights, which will bring you to Siem Reap. You can arrive from Phnom Penh, the capital of Cambodia or from the beautiful coastal city of Sihanoukville.

City Flight Time Airline Carrier
Phnom Penh 45m Bassaka AirCambodia Angkor AirCambodia Bayon Airlines, JC Airlines
Sihanoukville 1h Cambodia Angkor AirSky Angkor, JC Airlines

Remark: As the prices and flight schedules may change please check for more details on the mentioned websites. Most flights can be booked online or with any travel agency.

Arrival and Customs

On arrival at the Siem Reap International Airport, you will receive a visa application form, customs form and arrival/departure card that you need to complete.  Sometimes, a health check form is handed out as well.

First stop is the visa on arrival desk, you can bi-pass this if you already have a visa. Proceed to the passport control area and expect to be greeted sternly and then proceed to the customs desk just before you exit the airport. Customs regulations have limitations on alcohol, cigarettes, perfume and medicine, more details are available on the Cambodian Airports website.

Visa on Arrival

It’s very easy to obtain a visa on arrival to Cambodia, it’s the first desk you will arrive at on entry into the airport building. Take a form to complete and make sure you have 2 passport photos with you to ensure a smooth processing of your visa. More details on the Cambodia visas page.

Getting to Your Hotel or Guesthouse

The Siem Reap International Airport is located just 7 kms away from the city center. Many hotels and guesthouses offer a free pick-up service if you have made a reservation in advance.

You also have the possibility to book a taxi or tuk tuk at the airport’s official booking desk. The day-time (6am – 11pm) prices are 15 USD for a taxi van, 10 USD for a regular taxi, 9 USD for a tuk tuk and 9 USD for a motorbike. The night-time (11pm – 6am) prices are 20 USD for a taxi van, 15 USD for a regular taxi, 14 USD for a tuk tuk and 14 USD for a motorbike.

The above mentioned prices are pretty steep for the short ride to town. But don’t fear, you can still find a tuk tuk for 5 or 6 USD outside the airport premises. The exit is just a 5 minutes walk away from the arrival hall.

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