The cheapest times to fly from SCO to PNH are

  • September 3rd to March 18th (except the weeks of October 15th and December 24th)

based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from SCO to PNH is late October. Prices can be as high as $3184 for Sunday flights during late March, or as low as $946 for Saturday flights around late October.


When to Fly to Phnom Penh

Flying from Aktau (SCO) to Phnom Penh (PNH) will usually cost between $974 to $2777 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late October with an average ticket price of $1275. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late March, with an average price of $2860. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1584 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1494 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SCO to PNH flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the SCO to PNH route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

SCO to PNH Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SCO to PNH flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Aktau. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.24, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Saturday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Sundays are the most expensive days to fly to Phnom Penh, and Mondays are the most expensive days to return to Aktau. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $870 (29%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Saturday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1136. Return trip prices are from the PNH to SCO flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from SCO to PNH can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 7 hour 58 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking SCO to PNH

Flight hacking is when you book two tickets instead of a layover, sometimes with different airlines. You will need to either bring only a carry-on bag (highly recommended) or leave yourself plenty of time to go through security again. Flight hacking is completely allowed, but airlines don’t always tell you the cheapest way to get from SCO to PNH — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Beijing (SCO > PEK > PNH)

  • Price for both tickets: $778
  • Average savings: $717 (47.96%)

See SCO to BKK flights

Hack #2: Bangkok (SCO > BKK > PNH)

  • Price for both tickets: $995
  • Average savings: $500 (33.43%)

See SCO to PEK flights

Hack #3: Seoul (SCO > ICN > PNH)

  • Price for both tickets: $1041
  • Average savings: $454 (30.35%)

See SCO to ICN flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from SCO to PNH? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 12 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeroflot, Air Astana, Air India, Asiana, atlasglobal, Bangkok Airways, Cathay Dragon, Cathay Pacific, China Southern, Emirates, Qantas, Turkish Airlines, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Phnom Penh International Airport to Shevchenko Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 3882 miles or 6247 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from SCO to PNH?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SCO to PNH flight is about 7 hour 58 minutes.

How many flights go between Aktau and Phnom Penh?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 4 available flights from SCO to PNH.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeSCO
Origination airport nameShevchenko Airport

Return Airport

Destination codePNH
Destination airport namePhnom Penh International Airport
CityPhnom Penh


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