How to get from SIHANOUKVILLE to KOH RONG?

How to get from Sihanoukville to Koh Rong Island
The beach on the Koh Rong Island. How to get from Sihanoukville to Koh Rong? You can travel by ferry/boat.


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From Sihanoukville to Koh Rong – travel by ferry or speedboat.

    • Travel distance from Sihanoukville to Koh Rong Island is about 20 km. Koh Rong Sanloem is very easily accessible from Sihanoukville by ferry or speedboat. Travel by boat or ferry to Koh Rong from Sihanouk takes about 1 hour. Price of the one-way ticket is about $12-17/pp. You can travel by speedboat to various beaches or sites on the Koh Rong Island, you can take a boat to Koh Toch Port, Long Set beach, Coconut beach, Sok San beach, Heaven beach… It is also possible to book round trips to/from Koh Rong Sanloem. There is no airport on Koh Rong, it is possible to get there only by boat/ferry. Now it is very easy to book and buy boat/ferry tickets from Sihanoukville to Koh Rong online.  Read carefully the information before you book your tickets and information on your voucher/e-ticket in email.
    • Book your boat/ferry tickets from Sihanoukville to Koh Rong on 12go.asia or Baolau

Koh Rong Island is the second largest island in Cambodia.

    • Koh Rong Sanloem could be your suitable place if you want to relax at the sea in Cambodia. This island is not so visited like another tourist islands eg. in Thailand. But tourism can be expected to grow. It is the second largest island in Cambodia, in the Gulf of Thailand. Koh Rong Island has an area of approximately 78 km² and totally 43 km of very nice and some isolated beaches. You can find there some cheap but also luxury accommodation (mainly bungalows or resorts). Sihanoukville + Koh Rong Island is the main beach area of Cambodia. There is only one way how to get there and from Koh Rong Island back to Sihanoukville – and it is by boat or ferry.

The Saracen coast – white sandy beach, luxury apartments or bungalows.

    • Koh Rong is available for tourists all year round. The biggest rush is during the european school holidays from July to August, but the most popular time to visit is from December to March. The Saracen coast is the absolute number one. There you will find one of the best beaches on the island. Exactly as you can see in the catalog – clear water, long beach with white sand. There are luxury apartments as well as numerous beach bungalows. On the coast of Saracen we also find the main pier that connects the island with the mainland.

1. FERRY / SPEEDBOAT from Sihanoukville to Koh Rong

    • the only way how to get from Sihanoukvile to Koh Rong is by ferry/boat
    • speedboats/ferry by Buva Sea Cambodia, GTVC Speed Boat, Speed Ferry Cambodia, Island Speed Ferry
    • boats/ferry go from Sihanoukville Port to Long Set beach, Coconut beach, Koh Toch Port, Pura Vita Resort, 4K Beach
    • travel by ferry/boat from Sihanoukville to Koh Rong can take about 45 minutes – 1.5 hour
    • the one-way ferry/boat ticket to Koh Rong from Sihanoukville costs about $12-25/pp
    • ferry/boat tickets for round trip cost about $22-27/pp (Sihanoukville > Koh Rong > Sihanoukville)
    • Book your boat tickets from Sihanoukville to Koh Rong on 12go.asia or Baolau
    • you will receive your e-ticket by email, ready to print
    • some tickets are available only for a round trip from Sihanoukville > Koh Rong > Sihanoukville
    • arrive at the port at least 45 minutes before departure and present the voucher to board

What are the ferry routes from Sihanoukville to Koh Rong?


1. Sihanoukville port to Koh Toch port – Koh Rong (about 90 minutes, $12/pp)
2. Sihanoukville port to Long Set beach (about 45-90 minutes, $12-14/pp)
3. Sihanoukville port to Coconut beach – Koh Rong (about 45 minutes, $17/pp)
4. Sihanoukville port to Sok San beach – Koh Rong (about 60 minutes, $16/pp)
5. Sihanoukville to Hill beach (about 45 minutes, $12/pp)
6. Sihanoukville to Koh Tan Sour (about 55 minutes, $16/pp)
7. Sihanoukville to Heaven beach
8. Sihanoukville to 4K beach – Koh Rong (about 45 minutes, $12/pp)
9. Sihanoukville to Pura Vita Resort (about 45 minutes, $12/pp)
10. Sihanoukville to Koh Rong Coral Beach Resort (about 45 minutes, $12/pp)
11. Sihanoukville to Koh Rong Hill Beach Resort (about 45 minutes, $12/pp)
12. Sihanoukville to Koh Rong Reef On The Beach (about 45 minutes, $12/pp)

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Speedboat of Buva Sea Cambodia – Sihanoukville to Koh Rong (photo: 12go.asia)

12go.asia – search, book, buy tickets + flights

– 12go.asia sells the train, bus, ferry tickets mainly to Thailand (also tickets for Cambodia, Vietnam, Laos, Malaysia)
– from 2018 you can book train tickets for China online (Beijing to Shanghai, Shanghai to Suzhou, Shanghai to Hangzhou..)
– tickets for the ferries in Vietnam, Cambodia, Thailand, eg. ferry to Vung Tau, Koh Samui, Koh Rong, Koh Phangan, Koh Phi Phi
– tickets for the main routes in Thailand, eg: Bangkok to Chiang Mai, Bangkok to Surat Thani, Bangkok to Phuket
– you can not use an online train e-ticket in Thailand, you have to print it (12go can deliver these train tickets)
– you can use an online train ticket in Vietnam (not in Thailand)
– you can choose a seat or berth in the train in Vietnam
– if you buy a ticket of private trains in Vietnam to Sapa on 12go.asia or Baolau (Orient Express, Sapaly…), you must pick it up at the station
– if you buy train tickets in Thailand on 12go.asia, you have to pick them in the office: Bangkok (DOB building) or Chiang Mai (Bossotel)
– more information about trains in Thailand

Baolau – search, book, buy tickets + flights

– you can book train, bus, ferry tickets, flights mainly for Vietnam (+ Cambodia, Laos, Thailand, Malaysia…)
– you can select a seat or berth in a train in Vietnam
– flights of Vietnamese Airlines, Jetstar Pacific, VietJet Air, Air Asia…
– ferry/boat tickets for Vietnam (eg. ferry to Cat Ba, ferry to Phu Quoc, ferry to Nam Du, ferry to Phnom Penh…)
– tickets for various routes in Vietnam (eg. Hanoi to Ha Long, Da Lat to Hanoi, Lao Cai to Hanoi…)
– the price of tickets or flights is from the official price of transport company or airlines
– online train e-ticket in your mobile phone in Vietnam (I recommend to print a ticket)
– read also frequently asked questions and information on Baolau

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Sunset on the Koh Rong Island.
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Sunset at the beach in Sihanoukville.
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Coconut on the beach in Koh Rong Island.
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Boat near the Koh Rong Island in Cambodia.


Ferry + Boat Schedule / Timetable – Sihanoukville to Koh Rong:

FULL UPDATED BOAT SCHEDULE – CLICK HERE

Ferry/Boat Schedule - Sihanoukville to Koh Rong

Departure in Sihanoukville

Arrival in Koh Rong

Buva Sea Cambodia (Koh Toch Port)

08:00

08:45

Buva Sea Cambodia (Koh Toch Port)

09:00

09:45

Buva Sea Cambodia (Koh Toch Port)

11:00

11:45

Buva Sea Cambodia (Koh Toch Port)

12:00

12:45

Buva Sea Cambodia (Koh Toch Port)

14:00

14:45

Buva Sea Cambodia (Koh Toch Port)

15:00

15:45

Buva Sea Cambodia (Koh Toch Port)

17:00

17:45

Buva Sea Cambodia (Koh Toch Port)

08:00

08:45

Buva Sea Cambodia (Long Set Beach)

11:00

11:45

Buva Sea Cambodia (Long Set Beach)

14:00

14:45

Buva Sea Cambodia (Long Set Beach)

17:00

17:45

Buva Sea Cambodia (Long Set Beach)

08:00

08:45

Buva Sea Cambodia (Long Set Beach)

11:00

11:45

Buva Sea Cambodia (Long Set Beach)

14:00

14:45

Buva Sea Cambodia (Long Set Beach)

17:00

17:45

GTVC Speedboat (Sok San Beach)

08:00

09:00

GTVC Speedboat (Sok San Beach)

11:00

12:00

GTVC Speedboat (Hill Beach)

14:00

14:40

GTVC Speedboat (Sok San Beach)

16:00

17:00

Speed Ferry Cambodia

09:00

09:45

Speed Ferry Cambodia

11:30

12:15

Speed Ferry Cambodia

13:30

14:15

Island Speed Ferry

09:00

09:45

Island Speed Ferry

12:00

12:45

Island Speed Ferry

15:00

15:45


Ferry Schedule / Timetable – Sihanoukville → Koh Rong → Sihanoukville (Round Trips):

UPDATED ROUND TRIPS – CLICK HERE

Ferry/Boat Schedule - Sihanouk to Koh Rong

Departure in Sihanouk

Arrival in Koh Rong

Speed Ferry Cambodia (Coconut Beach)

07:30

08:15

Speed Ferry Cambodia (Coconut Beach)

09:00

09:45

Speed Ferry Cambodia (Coconut Beach)

11:30

12:15

Speed Ferry Cambodia (Coconut Beach)

13:30

14:15

Speed Ferry Cambodia (Coconut Beach)

15:00

15:45

Speed Ferry Cambodia (Coconut Beach)

16:30

17:15

GTVC Speed Boat (Long Set Beach)

08:00

09:00

GTVC Speed Boat (Long Set Beach)

11:00

12:00

GTVC Speed Boat (Long Set Beach)

14:00

15:00

GTVC Speed Boat (Long Set Beach)

16:00

17:00

Buva Sea Cambodia (Coconut Beach)

08:00

08:45

Buva Sea Cambodia (Coconut Beach)

08:00

08:45

Buva Sea Cambodia (Coconut Beach)

11:00

11:45

Buva Sea Cambodia (Long Set Beach)

11:00

11:45

Buva Sea Cambodia (Coconut Beach)

14:00

14:45

Buva Sea Cambodia (Long Set Beach)

14:00

14:45

Island SpeedFerry (Sok San Beach)

09:00

09:45

Island SpeedFerry (Heaven Beach)

09:00

09:45

Island SpeedFerry (Sok San Beach)

12:00

12:45

Island SpeedFerry (Heaven Beach)

12:00

12:45

GTVC Speed Boat (Sok San Beach)

08:00

09:30

GTVC Speed Boat (Sok San Beach)

11:00

12:30

GTVC Speed Boat (Sok San Beach)

14:00

15:30

GTVC Speed Boat (Sok San Beach)

16:00

17:30


icon-info-circle Travel by ferry / boat from Sihanoukville to Koh Rong:

How to book and buy ferry tickets from Sihanoukville to Koh Rong?

    • Book your boat/ferry tickets from Sihanoukville to Koh Rong on Baolau or 12go.asia.
    • You can also search another tickets, e.g. Koh Rong > Sihanoukville, Sihanoukville > Kampot…

How long does it take by ferry from Sihanoukville to Koh Rong?

    • Travel by ferry/boat from Sihanoukville to Koh Rong takes about 1 hour. But this time can change, it depends on which place/beach you want to arrive. Travel time can be also about 90 minutes to Koh Toch port or Long Set beach.

How much does it cost to travel from Sihanoukville to Koh Rong?

    • Travel by ferry/boat from Sihanoukville to Koh Rong costs about $12-25/pp (one-way ferry ticket).

What is the travel distance from Sihanoukville to Koh Rong?

    • Travel distance from Sihanoukville to Koh Rong is only about 20 km by boat/ferry.

In which ports ferries from Sihanoukville to Koh Rong arrive?

    • Ferries and boats from Sihanoukville arrive to various beaches and ports in Koh Rong (Koh Rong Samloen). Long Set beach, Coconut beach, Koh Toch Port, Sok San beach, Hill beach pier or Heaven beach.

How to travel from Koh Rong to Sihanoukville?

    • You can also travel by ferry or boat from Koh Rong to Sihanoukville. There are various ferries and boats from Koh Rong and Koh Rong Samloem to Sihanoukville, check this article: Koh Rong To Sihanoukville – Ferry Schedule.

We would like to travel from Koh Rong to Siem Reap, how to do it?

    • If you want to travel to Siem Reap in Cambodia, first – you have to travel by ferry to Sihanoukville and from Sihanoukville you can travel by bus or plane to Siem Reap. Read this article: How to travel from Koh Rong to Siem Reap? If you are hurry, the best way is to travel by plane from Sihanoukville.

Round Trips – Sihanoukville to Koh Rong, what does it mean?

    • Round Trips to Koh Rong – you have ferry ticket from Sihanoukville to Koh Rong and ticket from Koh Rong to Sihanoukville. Sometimes it is better and cheaper to book and buy round trips to Koh Rong. So think where you want to go and book your tickets.

Is there an airport on Koh Rong Samloen?

    • There is no airport on Koh Rong, the only way how to reach these islands is to travel by boat or ferry. The closest airport to Koh Rong is Sihanoukville International Airport in Sihanoukville town.

Where to go from Sihanoukville? You can visit Koh Kong.

    • If you want to skip Koh Rong Island you can travel by bus/taxi to Koh Kong. Koh Kong is about 250 km north of Sihanoukville town and travel by bus or taxi takes about 5 hours. You can also travel to southern Vietnam by tourist bus/train + speedboat and visit Phu Quoc Island.

Where to stay on Koh Rong Island?

    • You can find various accommodation on Koh Rong and also on Koh Rong Sanloem. There are tourist resorts or bungalows. You can search and book your stay > Book accommodation on Koh Rong.

icon-arrow-circle-right Book your ferry tickets from Sihanoukville to Koh Rong + Schedule:

(You can change departure and arrival, eg. Koh Rong > Sihanoukville, Koh Rong > Siem Reap…)

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