There are 7 ways to get from Brunei to Pontianak by plane, bus or car

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 Limbang to Pontianak  •  24 h 28 min

  1. Fly from Limbang (LMN) to Pontianak (PNK) LMN - PNK

$48 - $226

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Fly Miri to Kuching, bus  •  9 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Miri (MYY) to Kuching (KCH) MYY - KCH
  2. Take the bus from Kuching to Pontianak

$36 - $55

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Fly Miri to Pontianak  •  3 h 40 min

  1. Fly from Miri (MYY) to Pontianak (PNK) MYY - PNK

$47 - $247

Fly Limbang to Kuching, bus  •  12 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Limbang (LMN) to Kuching (KCH) LMN - KCH
  2. Take the bus from Kuching to Pontianak

$45 - $166

Bus Salam Bumimas Express  •  27 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Bandar Seri Begawan to Pujut Bus Terminal, Miri
  2. Take the bus from Miri to Kuching
  3. Take the bus from Kuching to Pontianak

$51

Bus Bus Asia Biaramas Express  •  28 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Bandar Seri Begawan to Pujut Bus Terminal, Miri
  2. Take the bus from Miri to Kuching Sentral
  3. Take the bus from Kuching Sentral to ALBN Terminal Pontianak

$42 - $64

Drive  •  17 h 3 min

  1. Drive from Bandar Seri Begawan to Pontianak 742.3 miles

$65 - $100

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No, there is no direct bus from Brunei to Pontianak. However, there are services departing from Bandar Seri Begawan and arriving at Pontianak via Miri and Kuching. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 27 h 30 min.

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The distance between Brunei and Pontianak is 764 km. The road distance is 1187.7 km.

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The best way to get from Brunei to Pontianak without a car is to bus which takes 27 h 30 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 24 h 28 min to get from Brunei to Pontianak, including transfers.

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Brunei to Pontianak bus services, operated by PHLS Express, depart from Bandar Seri Begawan station.

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The best way to get from Brunei to Pontianak is to fly which takes 24 h 28 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 27 h 30 min.

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There is no direct flight from Limbang Airport to Pontianak Airport. The quickest flight takes 29 h 5 min and has two stopovers.

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Brunei to Pontianak bus services, operated by Salam Bumimas Express, arrive at Pontianak station.

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Pontianak is 1 h behind Brunei. It is currently 12:27 AM in Brunei and 11:27 PM in Pontianak.

Yes, the driving distance between Brunei to Pontianak is 1188 km. It takes approximately 17 h 3 min to drive from Brunei to Pontianak.

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  • Distance: 477.3 miles
  • Duration: 24 h 28 min

What companies run services between Brunei and Pontianak, Indonesia?

Malaysia Airlines, AirAsia and two other airlines fly from Bandar Seri Begawan to Pontianak hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bandar Seri Begawan to Pontianak via Pujut Bus Terminal, Miri, Miri, and Kuching in around 27 h 30 min.

Airlines
AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Limbang to Pontianak via Miri, Kuching
Ave. Duration
23 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $410
Flights from Limbang to Pontianak via Miri, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
23 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Limbang to Pontianak via Miri, Johor Bahru, Kuching
Ave. Duration
23 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$60 - $280
Flights from Limbang to Pontianak via Miri, Kota Kinabalu, Kuching
Ave. Duration
23 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $240
Flights from Limbang to Pontianak via Miri, Kuala Lumpur, Kuching
Ave. Duration
23 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Limbang to Pontianak via Miri, Sibu, Kuching
Ave. Duration
23 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $410
Flights from Limbang to Pontianak via Miri, Kota Kinabalu, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
23 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Limbang to Pontianak via Miri, Sibu, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
23 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $290
Flights from Limbang to Pontianak via Miri, Johor Bahru, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
23 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$65 - $290
Flights from Limbang to Pontianak via Miri, Kuching, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
23 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Limbang to Pontianak via Miri, Bintulu, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
23 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $290
Flights from Limbang to Pontianak via Kota Kinabalu, Kuching
Ave. Duration
27 h
When
Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $220
Flights from Limbang to Pontianak via Kota Kinabalu, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
27 h 25 min
When
Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Limbang to Pontianak via Lawas, Miri, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
25 h 5 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Miri to Pontianak via Kuching
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $480
Flights from Miri to Kuching
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$16 - $65
Malaysia Airlines
Website
malaysiaairlines.com
Flights from Miri to Kuching
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $50
Flights from Limbang to Kuching via Miri
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$24 - $140
Flights from Limbang to Kuching via Miri, Sibu
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$24 - $140
Flights from Limbang to Kuching via Lawas, Miri
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$26 - $140
Wings Air
Website
lionair.co.id
Flights from Limbang to Pontianak via Miri, Bintulu, Kuching
Ave. Duration
23 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $410
Flights from Limbang to Pontianak via Lawas, Miri, Kuching
Ave. Duration
24 h 40 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $410
Flights from Miri to Pontianak via Kuching
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $370
Batik Air
Website
batikair.com
Flights from Limbang to Pontianak via Miri, Kota Kinabalu, Soekarno–Hatta
Ave. Duration
23 h 20 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $450
Flights from Limbang to Pontianak via Kota Kinabalu, Soekarno–Hatta
Ave. Duration
27 h 15 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$95 - $410
Malindo Airways
Website
malindoair.com
Flights from Limbang to Kuching via Kota Kinabalu
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$26 - $150
Bus operators
Salam Bumimas Express
Website
salambumimas.com
Bus from Kuching to Pontianak
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
salambumimas.com
Bus from Miri to Kuching
Ave. Duration
16 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$20
Schedules at
salambumimas.com
PHLS Express
Website
phls38.com
Bus from Bandar Seri Begawan to Pujut Bus Terminal, Miri
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$16
Schedules at
phls38.com
Book at
easybook.com
Bus Asia Biaramas Express
Website
busasia.my
Bus from Miri to Kuching Sentral
Ave. Duration
14 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Schedules at
busasia.my
Book at
busasia.my
Bus from Kuching Sentral to ALBN Terminal Pontianak
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $19
Schedules at
busasia.my
Book at
busasia.my
Bintang Jaya Express
Website
bintangjayaexpress.com
Bus from Miri to Kuching Sentral Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
14 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Schedules at
bintangjayaexpress.com
Book at
easybook.com

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Wings Air, Batik Air, AirAsia and Malaysia Airlines offer flights from Limbang Airport to Pontianak Airport.

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There are 27+ hotels available in Pontianak. Prices start at $16 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Brunei to Limbang Airport is to drive which takes 1 h 7 min and costs .

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