There are 4 ways to get from Brunei to Balikpapan by plane, car, bus, ferry or car ferry

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly from Bandar Seri Begawan  •  6 h 18 min

  1. Fly from Bandar Seri Begawan (BWN) to Balikpapan (BPN) BWN - BPN

$264 - $377

Cheapest option

Fly from Miri  •  7 h 39 min

  1. Fly from Miri (MYY) to Balikpapan (BPN) MYY - BPN

$98 - $359

2 alternative options

Drive to Tanjung Selor, fly  •  2 days 16 h

  1. Drive from Batu Apoi to Tanjung Selor
  2. Fly from Tanjung Selor (TJS) to Balikpapan (BPN) TJS - BPN

$223 - $381

Bus, ferry, car ferry  •  4 days 23 h

  1. Take the bus from Bandar Seri Begawan to Kota Kinabalu
  2. Take the bus from Kota Kinabalu to Tawau
  3. Take the ferry from Tawau to Tarakan
  4. Take the car ferry from Tarakan to Tolitoli
  5. Take the car ferry from Tolitoli to Balikpapan

$143 - $181

What companies run services between Brunei and Balikpapan, Indonesia?

Royal Brunei Airlines, Garuda Indonesia and SilkAir fly from Bandar Seri Begawan to Balikpapan 3 times a day.

Airlines
Garuda Indonesia
Website
garuda-indonesia.com
Flights from Bandar Seri Begawan to Balikpapan via Jakarta
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $550
Flights from Bandar Seri Begawan to Balikpapan via Jakarta, Tarakan
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$510 - $550
Flights from Bandar Seri Begawan to Balikpapan via Singapore
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$280 - $950
Flights from Bandar Seri Begawan to Balikpapan via Jakarta, Palangkaraya
Ave. Duration
12 h 30 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$230 - $550
Flights from Bandar Seri Begawan to Balikpapan via Jakarta, Banjarmasin
Ave. Duration
12 h 50 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$230 - $550
Flights from Miri to Balikpapan via Kuala Lumpur, Jakarta
Ave. Duration
8 h 55 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Miri to Balikpapan via Singapore
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Miri to Balikpapan via Kuching, Singapore
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Miri to Balikpapan via Kuala Lumpur, Singapore
Ave. Duration
10 h 25 min
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $650
SilkAir
Website
silkair.com
Flights from Bandar Seri Begawan to Balikpapan via Singapore
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$280 - $950
Flights from Miri to Balikpapan via Singapore
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Miri to Balikpapan via Kuching, Singapore
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Miri to Balikpapan via Kuala Lumpur, Singapore
Ave. Duration
10 h 25 min
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Lion Mentari Airlines
Website
lionair.co.id
Flights from Miri to Balikpapan via Kuala Lumpur, Yogyakarta
Ave. Duration
10 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $500
Citilink Indonesia
Website
Flights from Miri to Balikpapan via Kuala Lumpur, Denpasar
Ave. Duration
9 h 35 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Wings Air
Website
lionair.co.id
Flights from Tanjung Selor to Balikpapan
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $110
Bus operators
Sipitang Express
Website
sipitangexpress.com.my
Bus from Bandar Seri Begawan to Kota Kinabalu
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26
Schedules at
sipitangexpress.com.my
Bintang Jaya Express
Website
bintangjayaexpress.com
Bus from Kota Kinabalu to Tawau
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11 - $18
Schedules at
bintangjayaexpress.com
Book at
easybook.com
Ferry operators
ferry
Ferry from Tawau to Tarakan
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$36
Indonesia Ferry
Website
indonesiaferry.co.id
Car ferry from Tarakan to Tolitoli
Ave. Duration
2 days 3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
indonesiaferry.co.id
Pelni
Website
pelni.co.id
Car ferry from Tolitoli to Balikpapan
Ave. Duration
43 h 42 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Schedules at
pelni.co.id

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Brunei to Balikpapan?

The distance between Brunei and Balikpapan is 680 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Brunei to Balikpapan?

The cheapest way to get from Brunei to Balikpapan is to bus and ferry and car ferry which costs $140 - $190 and takes 4 days 23 h.

What is the fastest way to get from Brunei to Balikpapan?

The quickest way to get from Brunei to Balikpapan is to fly which takes 6 h 18 min and costs $260 - $380.

How long does it take to get from Brunei to Balikpapan?

It takes approximately 6 h 18 min to get from Brunei to Balikpapan, including transfers.