Royal Railways (Cambodia)

Royal Railways operate the sole railway line in Cambodia, which currently runs between Phnom Penh and Sihanoukville on Fridays, Saturdays, Sundays and specified holiday periods. Future plans include restoring the line to Poipet to link the railway onward to Thailand on the SRT Eastern Line.

Royal Railways Route Map

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Zoom in to view each route accurately.
To remove routes and landmarks from view, use the button on the top left corner of the map.
To enlarge, use the button on the top right corner of the map.

Phnom Penh – Poipet – Bangkok Line Timetable

To be commissioned.

Initial service will only be on the Sisophon – Poipet – Bangkok or Sisophon – Poipet – Aranyaphrathet sector.

Phnom Penh – Poipet – Bangkok Line Fares

To be commissioned.

Initial service will only be on the Sisophon – Poipet – Bangkok or Sisophon – Poipet – Aranyaphrathet sector.

Phnom Penh – Sihanoukville Line Timetable

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Do take note of the operating days and train – the Phnom Penh – Sihanoukville Line trains run on Fridays, Saturdays, Sundays and Mondays only, with additional runs during public holidays and other festive periods. Check the latest departure times locally.

Phnom Penh – Sihanoukville Line Fares

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Phnom Penh – Protahlang Local Line Timetable

Phnom Penh – Pochentong – Cheng Meng – O-Deum – Protahlang

Mondays to Fridays Only

IMPORTANT: There is conflicting information from Royal Railways regarding the timetable. The timetable is EITHER

Phnom Penh to Protahlang: 7.00am & 1.00pm
Protahlang to Phnom Penh: 9.00am & 3.00pm

OR

Phnom Penh to Protahlang: 6.15am & 3.30pm
Protahlang to Phnom Penh: 7.30am & 5.00pm

Check the actual timetable at Phnom Penh Royal Railway Station.

Phnom Penh – Protahlang Local Line Fares

Phnom Penh – Pochentong: 1500 Riel
Phnom Penh – Cheng Ming: 2000 Riel
Phnom Penh – O-Deum: 2500 Riel
Phnom Penh – Protahlang: 3000 Riel

Pochentong – Cheng Ming: 1500 Riel
Pochentong – O-Deum: 2000 Riel
Pochentong – Protahlang: 2500 Riel

Cheng Ming – O-Deum: 1000 Riel
Cheng Ming – Protahlang: 2000 Riel

O-Deum – Protahlang: 1500 Riel

1 US Dollar is used as 4000 Cambodian Riel.

Timetable

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Booking Methods

  • Ticket counters in Royal Railways stations
  • Phone
    • Phnom Penh: 078 888 582
    • Takeo: 099 222 533
    • Kampot: 099 222 566
    • Sihanoukville: 099 222 544
  • Online from Baolau

Tickets are open for sale 7 days before departure.

For online bookings through Baolau, print your ticket at home and get it exchanged for the actual boarding pass at the station’s ticket counter on the day of your travel.

Boarding Process for Tickets booked through Baolau

  1. Make a booking on Baolau.
  2. Baolau receives confirmation from Royal Railways.
  3. Baolau then sends you the e-ticket with numbered seat* within 24 hours.
  4. Print the e-ticket and exchange it for the boarding pass at the station before departure.
  5. The staff on train will check the boarding pass, taking a portion of the boarding pass and giving you back the rest of the ticket.

*Although there is a seat number on the ticket, the train has no seat numbers and has a free-seating concept.

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