There are 5 ways to get from Dumai to Palembang by bus, plane, car ferry, ferry 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.

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Bus to Pekanbaru, fly  •  7 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Dumai to Pekanbaru
  2. Fly from Pekanbaru (PKU) to Palembang (PLM) PKU - PLM

$34 - $117

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Fly from Dumai  •  3 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Dumai (DUM) to Palembang (PLM) DUM - PLM

$34 - $107

Ferry, bus, car ferry, drive  •  39 h 48 min

  1. Take the ferry from Dumai to Jeti Shahbandar
  2. Take the bus from Casa del Rio Melaka to Tampines
  3. Take the ferry from Tanah Merah to Tanjung Pinang
  4. Take the car ferry from Kijang to Belinyu Port
  5. Drive from Belinyu Port to Terminal Muntok
  6. Take the car ferry from Terminal Muntok to Palembang
  7. Drive from Palembang to Palembang

$101 - $117

Ferry, car ferry, drive  •  40 h 20 min

  1. Take the ferry from Dumai to Batam Sekupang
  2. Take the ferry from Sekupang to HarbourFront
  3. Take the ferry from Tanah Merah to Tanjung Pinang
  4. Take the car ferry from Kijang to Belinyu Port
  5. Drive from Belinyu Port to Terminal Muntok
  6. Take the car ferry from Terminal Muntok to Palembang
  7. Drive from Palembang to Palembang

$91 - $116

Drive  •  14 h 18 min

  1. Drive from Dumai to Palembang 575.2 miles

$50 - $75

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Dumai to Palembang is to drive which costs Rp700000 - Rp1100000 and takes 14 h 18 min.

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The quickest way to get from Dumai to Palembang is to fly which costs Rp490000 - Rp1600000 and takes 3 h 9 min.

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The distance between Dumai and Palembang is 628 km. The road distance is 920.3 km.

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It takes approximately 7 h 14 min to get from Dumai to Palembang, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Dumai to Dumai Airport is to taxi which takes 6 min and costs Rp35000 - Rp42000.

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Map of how to get from Dumai to Palembang.
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  • Distance: 392.6 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 14 min

What companies run services between Dumai, Indonesia and Palembang, Indonesia?

Wings Air and Lion Mentari Airlines fly from Dumai to Palembang twice daily.

Airlines
Lion Mentari Airlines
Website
lionair.co.id
Flights from Pekanbaru to Palembang via Batam
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $110
Flights from Pekanbaru to Palembang via Jakarta
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $150
Flights from Pekanbaru to Palembang via Batam, Pangkalpinang
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $120
Flights from Dumai to Palembang via Batam
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $100
Flights from Dumai to Palembang via Pekanbaru, Batam
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $110
Garuda Indonesia
Website
garuda-indonesia.com
Flights from Pekanbaru to Palembang via Jakarta
Ave. Duration
4 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $310
Wings Air
Website
lionair.co.id
Flights from Pekanbaru to Palembang via Jambi
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $140
Jetstar Asia Airways
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Pekanbaru to Palembang via Singapore
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$40 - $280
Bus operators
bus
Bus from Dumai to Pekanbaru
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
KKKL Express
Ferry operators
Tunas Rupat
Website
tunasrupat.com
Car ferry from Dumai to Jeti Shahbandar
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26
Schedules at
tunasrupat.com
Sindo Ferry
Phone
+65 6331 4123
Email
booking@sindoferry.com.sg
Website
sindoferry.com.sg
Ferry from Tanah Merah to Tanjung Pinang
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$22
Schedules at
sindoferry.com.sg
Pelni
Website
pelni.co.id
Car ferry from Kijang to Belinyu Port
Ave. Duration
20 h 20 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
pelni.co.id
Indonesia Ferry
Website
indonesiaferry.co.id
Car ferry from Terminal Muntok to Palembang
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
indonesiaferry.co.id
Batam Jet
Ferry from Dumai to Batam Sekupang
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$27
Majestic Fast Ferry
Website
majesticfastferry.com.sg
Ferry from Sekupang to HarbourFront
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19
Schedules at
majesticfastferry.com.sg
Batam Fast Ferries
Website
batamfast.com
Ferry from Sekupang Intl Sea Port to Harbourfront Centre
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $19
Schedules at
batamfast.com

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