Information & Facts
There are taxis available from outside the Angkor International
Airport and the journey to the city centre takes about half and
hour. A taxi to Angkor Wat will cost about US$5 from the
Parking is available at the airport, mostly outside the
There are car rental companies at the airport. While there are
no international car rental companies in Cambodia, local companies
do provide this service.
There are buses available outside the airport terminal, and some
hotels arrange private airport transfers if requested.
International US$25, domestic US$10
There are ATM's, duty free shops, food vendors, a coffee shop
and Internet café available to visitors at Angkor International
Khmer is the official language. French is also spoken,
but English is fast becoming popular with the younger
Riel (KHR) is the official currency and is divided into 100 sen.
Foreign currency is difficult to exchange with the exception of US
Dollars. Most transactions require cash. US dollars and Thai Baht
are accepted, although smaller transactions are usually done in
riel. A torn US dollar note renders it useless. Credit cards are
only accepted in a limited number of tourist-orientated hotels and
restaurants in Phnom Penh and larger towns. There are a few ATMs in
Phnom Penh, but they shouldn't be relied upon as a source of money;
travellers cheques in US dollars or sterling can be cashed at a
limited number of banks and larger hotels, though travellers
cheques are not recommended due to limited acceptance.