GETTING TO BATTAMBANG
From Phnom Phen
By road, Approx 4 hours by taxi or private car
(55 to 60 usd - price quote from May 2008) or 5 hours by bus
(approx 4,50 USD per person) - regular journeys from various
bus companies (Capitol tour (departs from Capitol Guest house
from Phnom Penh), GST, Ho Wah Genting (departs from the Central
Market of Phnom Penh). The road is well paved.
By boat : Approximately 6 hours from July to March
(and 9 hours - 10 hours in April and June) A must do trip;
not to be missed. Tickets 20 USD per person (price quoted
as of September 2008) )
By road : 3˝ hours by taxi or private car. Very poor
road between Siem Reap and Sisophon (approx 1h30) then the
road gets better between Sisophon and Battambang..