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

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Bus to Sultan Syarif Kasim II, fly  •  6 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Dumai to Pekanbaru
  2. Fly from Sultan Syarif Kasim II (PKU) to Sultan Mahmud Badaruddin II (PLM) PKU - PLM

$34 - $116

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Bus  •  2 days 0 h

  1. Take the bus from Dumai to Pekanbaru
  2. Take the bus from Pekanbaru to Palembang

$25

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Fly from Dumai  •  3 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Dumai (DUM) to Sultan Mahmud Badaruddin II (PLM) DUM - PLM

$34 - $106

Ferry to Kuala Lumpur, fly  •  6 h 36 min

  1. Take the ferry from Dumai to Port Dickson
  2. Fly from Kuala Lumpur (KUL) to Sultan Mahmud Badaruddin II (PLM) KUL - PLM

$75 - $153

Drive  •  14 h 18 min

  1. Drive from Dumai to Palembang 575.2 miles

$50 - $75

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The cheapest way to get from Dumai to Palembang is to bus which costs Rp365750 and takes 2 days 0 h.

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The quickest way to get from Dumai to Palembang is to fly which costs Rp500000 - Rp1700000 and takes 3 h 9 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Dumai to Palembang. However, there are services departing from Dumai and arriving at Palembang via Pekanbaru. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 0 h.

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

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The best way to get from Dumai to Palembang without a car is to bus which takes 2 days 0 h and costs Rp365750.

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It takes approximately 6 h 34 min to get from Dumai to Palembang, including transfers.

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Dumai to Palembang bus services, operated by Yanti Group, depart from Dumai station.

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The best way to get from Dumai to Palembang is to fly which takes 3 h 9 min and costs Rp500000 - Rp1700000. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs Rp365750 and takes 2 days 0 h.

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The quickest flight from Sultan Syarif Kasim II Airport to Sultan Mahmud Badaruddin II Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 40 min.

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Dumai to Palembang bus services, operated by Lorena, arrive at Palembang station.

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Map of how to get from Dumai to Palembang.
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  • Distance: 392.6 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 34 min

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

Wings Air and Lion Mentari Airlines fly from Dumai to Palembang twice daily. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Dumai to Palembang via Pekanbaru and Pekanbaru in around 2 days 0 h.

Airlines
Lion Mentari Airlines
Website
lionair.co.id
Flights from Sultan Syarif Kasim II to Sultan Mahmud Badaruddin II via Hang Nadim
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $110
Flights from Sultan Syarif Kasim II to Sultan Mahmud Badaruddin II via Soekarno–Hatta
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $150
Flights from Dumai to Sultan Mahmud Badaruddin II via Hang Nadim
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $100
Flights from Dumai to Sultan Mahmud Badaruddin II via Sultan Syarif Kasim II, Hang Nadim
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $110
AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Sultan Syarif Kasim II to Sultan Mahmud Badaruddin II via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$30 - $180
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Sultan Mahmud Badaruddin II
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$28 - $100
Garuda Indonesia
Website
garuda-indonesia.com
Flights from Sultan Syarif Kasim II to Sultan Mahmud Badaruddin II via Soekarno–Hatta
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $310
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Sultan Mahmud Badaruddin II via Soekarno–Hatta
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $420
Jetstar Asia Airways
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Sultan Syarif Kasim II to Sultan Mahmud Badaruddin II via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$40 - $280
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Sultan Mahmud Badaruddin II via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $260
SilkAir
Website
silkair.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Sultan Mahmud Badaruddin II via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$28 - $170
Wings Air
Website
lionair.co.id
Flights from Sultan Syarif Kasim II to Sultan Mahmud Badaruddin II
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $140
Bus operators
Yanti Group
Phone
+62 852-6512-1960
Bus from Dumai to Pekanbaru
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
busnesia.blogspot.com
Lorena
Website
lorena-transport.com
Bus from Pekanbaru to Palembang
Ave. Duration
43 h 10 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$25
Schedules at
traveloka.com
Ferry operators
Tunas Rupat
Email
tunasrupat@hotmail.com
Website
tunasrupat.com
Ferry from Dumai to Port Dickson
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27
Schedules at
tunasrupat.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Dumai to Palembang is 920 km. It takes approximately 14 h 18 min to drive from Dumai to Palembang.

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Wings Air, Jetstar Asia Airways, AirAsia and two other airlines offer flights from Sultan Syarif Kasim II Airport to Sultan Mahmud Badaruddin II Airport.

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There are 109+ hotels available in Palembang. Prices start at $11 USD per night.

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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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