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There are 6 ways to get from Jakarta to Palembang by plane, train, car, car ferry or bus and ferry

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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Fly from Jakarta Halim Perdana Kusuma  •  2h 57m

  1. Fly from Jakarta Halim Perdana Kusuma (HLP) to Sultan Mahmud Badaruddin II (PLM) HLP - PLM

Rp624000 - Rp2085000

Cheapest option

Train, drive, car ferry  •  17h 11m

  1. Take the train from Tanahabang to Citeras
  2. Drive from Citeras to Merak
  3. Take the car ferry from Merak to Bakauheni Port
  4. Drive from Bakauheni Port to Tanjung Karang
  5. Take the train from Tanjung Karang to Kertapati

Rp351001 - Rp546001

4 alternative options

Fly from Soekarno–Hatta  •  3h 2m

  1. Fly from Soekarno–Hatta (CGK) to Sultan Mahmud Badaruddin II (PLM) CGK - PLM

Rp519000 - Rp1500000

Train to Husein Sastranegara, fly  •  5h 28m

  1. Take the train from Jakarta Gambir to Bandung
  2. Fly from Husein Sastranegara (BDO) to Sultan Mahmud Badaruddin II (PLM) BDO - PLM

Rp767882 - Rp2478072

Bus and ferry, train  •  20h 35m

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Bekasi to Bandar Lampung
  2. Take the train from Tanjung Karang to Kertapati Sriwijaya S2 / ...

Rp409000 - Rp527000

Drive, car ferry  •  9h 53m

  1. Drive from Jakarta to Merak
  2. Take the car ferry from Merak to Bakauheni Port
  3. Drive from Bakauheni Port to Palembang

Rp501586 - Rp754513

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Jakarta to Palembang is to train and drive and car ferry which costs Rp350000 - Rp550000 and takes 17h 11m.

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The quickest way to get from Jakarta to Palembang is to fly which costs Rp600000 - Rp2100000 and takes 2h 57m.

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The distance between Jakarta and Palembang is 434 km.

The best way to get from Jakarta to Palembang without a car is to bus and ferry and train which takes 20h 35m and costs Rp400000 - Rp550000.

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It takes approximately 2h 57m to get from Jakarta to Palembang, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Jakarta Halim Perdana Kusuma Airport to Sultan Mahmud Badaruddin II Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 5m.

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Citilink Indonesia and Batik Air offer flights from Jakarta Halim Perdana Kusuma Airport to Sultan Mahmud Badaruddin II Airport.

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There are 146+ hotels available in Palembang. Prices start at Rp146250 per night.

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The best way to get from Jakarta to Jakarta Halim Perdana Kusuma Airport is to bus which takes 45m and costs Rp25000.

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Map of how to get from Jakarta to Palembang.
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  • Distance: 271.4 miles
  • Duration: 2h 57m

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

Batik Air and Citilink Indonesia fly from Jakarta to Palembang 5 times a day.

Airlines
Garuda Indonesia
Website
garuda-indonesia.com
Flights from Soekarno–Hatta to Sultan Mahmud Badaruddin II
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
Rp800000 - Rp2500000
Lion Mentari Airlines
Website
lionair.co.id
Flights from Soekarno–Hatta to Sultan Mahmud Badaruddin II
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
Rp430000 - Rp1400000
Batik Air
Website
batikair.com
Flights from Jakarta Halim Perdana Kusuma to Sultan Mahmud Badaruddin II
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
Rp700000 - Rp2200000
Flights from Soekarno–Hatta to Sultan Mahmud Badaruddin II
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
Rp550000 - Rp1800000
Citilink Indonesia
Website
Flights from Jakarta Halim Perdana Kusuma to Sultan Mahmud Badaruddin II
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
Rp550000 - Rp2000000
Flights from Soekarno–Hatta to Sultan Mahmud Badaruddin II
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
Rp460000 - Rp1600000
Flights from Husein Sastranegara to Sultan Mahmud Badaruddin II
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
Rp600000 - Rp2200000
PT. Sriwijaya Air
Website
sriwijayaair.co.id
Flights from Soekarno–Hatta to Sultan Mahmud Badaruddin II
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
Rp420000 - Rp1600000
NAM Air
Website
sriwijayaair.co.id
Flights from Soekarno–Hatta to Sultan Mahmud Badaruddin II
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
Rp500000 - Rp1300000
Train operators
Kereta API
Phone
021-121
Website
kai.id
Train from Jakarta Gambir to Bandung
Ave. Duration
3h 16m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
Rp75000 - Rp170000
Website
kai.id
Book at
tiket.com
Economy
Rp75000 - Rp170000
Business
Rp95000 - Rp210000
Executive
Rp140000 - Rp290000
Train from Tanjung Karang to Kertapati
Ave. Duration
9h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
Rp120000 - Rp210000
Website
kai.id
Book at
tiket.com
Economy
Rp120000 - Rp210000
Business
Rp170000 - Rp280000
Executive
Rp210000 - Rp370000
Commuter Line
Website
krl.co.id
Train from Tanahabang to Citeras
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
Rp3000 - Rp8000
Schedules at
krl.co.id
Bus operators
Damri
Website
damri.co.id
Bus and ferry from Bekasi to Bandar Lampung
Ave. Duration
8h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
Rp175000
Schedules at
damri.co.id
Ferry operators
ASDP Indonesia Ferry
Phone
(021) 191
Email
pelanggan@indonesiaferry.co.id
Website
indonesiaferry.co.id
Car ferry from Merak to Bakauheni Port
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
Rp15001
Schedules at
indonesiaferry.co.id
Adult Passenger
Rp15001
Bike/Motorcycle
Rp22000 - Rp120000
Car
Rp374000

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