Select from 4 ways to get there

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Recommended option

Fly from Jakarta  •  4 h 15 min

  1. CGK - BPN

$52 - $148

5 alternative options

Fly from Jakarta Halim Perdana Kusuma  •  4 h

  1. HLP - BPN

$71 - $267

Train to Bandung, fly  •  6 h 21 min

  1. BDO - BPN

$57 - $186

Train, car ferry  •  44 h 14 min

  1. Argo Bromo Anggrek 2 / ...
  2. KM Dorolonda

$60 - $113

Car ferry  •  2 days 11 h

  1. KM Ciremai / ...
  2. KM Dorolonda

$81 - $122

Bus, car ferry  •  2 days 11 h

  1. KM Dorolonda

$70 - $104

Questions & Answers

The distance between Jakarta and Balikpapan is 1237 km.

The cheapest way to get from Jakarta to Balikpapan is to bus and car ferry which costs Rp950000 - Rp1500000 and takes 2 days 11 h.

The quickest way to get from Jakarta to Balikpapan is to fly which takes 4 h and costs Rp1000000 - Rp3800000.

It takes approximately 4 h 15 min to get from Jakarta to Balikpapan, including transfers.

What companies run services between Jakarta, Indonesia and Balikpapan, Indonesia?

PT. Sriwijaya Air, Batik Air and three other airlines fly from Jakarta to Balikpapan hourly.

Airlines
Lion Mentari Airlines
Website
lionair.co.id
Flights from Jakarta to Balikpapan
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $140
Flights from Jakarta to Balikpapan via Pontianak
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $170
Flights from Jakarta to Balikpapan via Yogyakarta
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $160
Flights from Jakarta to Balikpapan via Surabaya
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $160
Flights from Bandung to Balikpapan
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $170
Flights from Bandung to Balikpapan via Surabaya
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $190
Garuda Indonesia
Website
garuda-indonesia.com
Flights from Jakarta to Balikpapan
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $290
Batik Air
Website
batikair.com
Flights from Jakarta to Balikpapan
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $220
Flights from Jakarta Halim Perdana Kusuma to Balikpapan
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $260
PT. Sriwijaya Air
Website
sriwijayaair.co.id
Flights from Jakarta to Balikpapan
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $150
Flights from Jakarta to Balikpapan via Surabaya
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $170
Citilink Indonesia
Website
Flights from Jakarta to Balikpapan
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $170
Flights from Jakarta to Balikpapan via Surabaya
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $200
Train operators
Kereta API
Phone
021-121
Website
tiket.kereta-api.co.id
Train from Jakarta Gambir to Bandung
Ave. Duration
3 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $9
Website
kai.id
Book at
tiket.com
Economy
$1 - $9
Business
$5 - $9
Executive
$7 - $14
Train from Gambir Central to Surabaya Pasar Turi
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $35
Website
kai.id
Book at
tiket.com
Economy
$6 - $20
Business
$20 - $26
Executive
$25 - $35
Bus operators
Kramat Djati
Website
kramatdjati.co.id
Bus from Jakarta Rawamangun Bus Terminal to Surabaya
Ave. Duration
22 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $21
Schedules at
kramatdjati.co.id
Book at
easybook.com
Ferry operators
Pelni
Website
pelni.co.id
Car ferry from Surabaya - Tanjung Perak Port to Balikpapan
Ave. Duration
34 h 2 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Schedules at
pelni.co.id
Car ferry from Tanjung Priok to Surabaya
Ave. Duration
21 h 56 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
pelni.co.id

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