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There are 7 ways to get from Jakarta to Parapat by plane, bus, taxi, ferry, car or car 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 Soekarno–Hatta to Silangit, bus  •  8h 27m

  1. Fly from Soekarno–Hatta (CGK) to Silangit (DTB) CGK - DTB
  2. Take the bus from Silangit Airport to Parapat

Rp988000 - Rp2103000

Cheapest option

Ferry, bus  •  2 days 18h

  1. Take the ferry from Port of Tanjung Priok to Belawan KM Kelud
  2. Take the bus from Amplas Station to Parapat

Rp613500 - Rp783500

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Fly Soekarno–Hatta to Ferdinand Lumban Tobing, taxi  •  7h 29m

  1. Fly from Soekarno–Hatta (CGK) to Ferdinand Lumban Tobing (FLZ) CGK - FLZ
  2. Take a taxi from Ferdinand Lumban Tobing to Parapat

Rp1643000 - Rp2958000

Fly Jakarta Halim Perdana Kusuma to Silangit, bus  •  8h 25m

  1. Fly from Jakarta Halim Perdana Kusuma (HLP) to Silangit (DTB) HLP - DTB
  2. Take the bus from Silangit Airport to Parapat

Rp638000 - Rp1893000

Fly Soekarno–Hatta to Kuala Namu, bus  •  11h 23m

  1. Fly from Soekarno–Hatta (CGK) to Kuala Namu (KNO) CGK - KNO
  2. Take the bus from Amplas Station to Parapat

Rp897000 - Rp1173000

Fly Jakarta Halim Perdana Kusuma to Kuala Namu, bus  •  11h 36m

  1. Fly from Jakarta Halim Perdana Kusuma (HLP) to Kuala Namu (KNO) HLP - KNO
  2. Take the bus from Amplas Station to Parapat

Rp747000 - Rp1863000

Drive, car ferry  •  26h 11m

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

Rp1404548 - Rp2044347

Jakarta → Parapat
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Rules to follow in Indonesia

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Travel within Indonesia

Observe COVID-19 safety rules
Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine

COVID-19 help in Indonesia

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1 metre
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Parapat is 119 ex 9.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Parapat is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Parapat is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 119 ex 9.

Last updated: 9 Jun 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Jakarta to Parapat is to ferry and bus which costs Rp600000 - Rp800000 and takes 2 days 18h.

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The quickest way to get from Jakarta to Parapat is to fly and taxi which costs Rp1600000 - Rp3000000 and takes 7h 29m.

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The distance between Jakarta and Parapat is 1321 km.

The best way to get from Jakarta to Parapat without a car is to ferry and bus which takes 2 days 18h and costs Rp600000 - Rp800000.

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It takes approximately 8h 27m to get from Jakarta to Parapat, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Soekarno–Hatta Airport to Silangit Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h.

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Citilink Indonesia, PT. Sriwijaya Air and Batik Air offer flights from Soekarno–Hatta Airport to Silangit Airport.

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There are nine+ hotels available in Parapat. Prices start at Rp1267500 per night.

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Map of how to get from Jakarta to Parapat.
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  • Distance: 1320.9 km
  • Duration: 8h 27m

What companies run services between Jakarta, Indonesia and Parapat, North Sumatra, Indonesia?

There is no direct connection from Jakarta to Parapat. However, you can take the train to Gambir Central, take the walk to Gambir Station, take the bus to Jakarta Airport, take the walk to Soekarno–Hatta airport, fly to Silangit, take the walk to Silangit Airport, then take the bus to Parapat. Alternatively, you can take the train to Gambir Central, take the walk to Gambir Station, take the bus to Jakarta Airport, take the walk to Soekarno–Hatta airport, fly to Ferdinand Lumban Tobing, then take the taxi to Parapat.

Airlines
Lion Mentari Airlines
Website
lionair.co.id
Flights from Soekarno–Hatta to Kuala Namu
Ave. Duration
2h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
Rp650000 - Rp950000
Citilink Indonesia
Website
citilink.co.id
Flights from Soekarno–Hatta to Silangit
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Every day
Estimated price
Rp700000 - Rp2200000
Flights from Jakarta Halim Perdana Kusuma to Silangit
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
Rp550000 - Rp1800000
Flights from Soekarno–Hatta to Kuala Namu
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
Rp700000 - Rp2300000
Flights from Jakarta Halim Perdana Kusuma to Kuala Namu
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
Rp500000 - Rp1600000
Batik Air
Website
batikair.com
Flights from Soekarno–Hatta to Silangit
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
Rp900000 - Rp2000000
Flights from Soekarno–Hatta to Kuala Namu
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
Rp750000 - Rp1700000
Flights from Jakarta Halim Perdana Kusuma to Kuala Namu
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
Rp650000 - Rp1500000
Garuda Indonesia
Website
garuda-indonesia.com
Flights from Soekarno–Hatta to Ferdinand Lumban Tobing
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
Rp1800000 - Rp3600000
Flights from Soekarno–Hatta to Kuala Namu
Ave. Duration
2h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
Rp1700000 - Rp2000000
Wings Air
Website
lionair.co.id
Flights from Soekarno–Hatta to Ferdinand Lumban Tobing via Kuala Namu
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
Rp1000000 - Rp2500000
Flights from Soekarno–Hatta to Kuala Namu
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
Rp900000 - Rp1900000
PT. Sriwijaya Air
Website
sriwijayaair.co.id
Flights from Soekarno–Hatta to Silangit
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
Rp650000 - Rp4700000
Flights from Soekarno–Hatta to Kuala Namu
Ave. Duration
2h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
Rp550000 - Rp3900000
Indonesia AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Soekarno–Hatta to Kuala Namu
Ave. Duration
2h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
Rp650000 - Rp1400000
Bus operators
Damri
Phone
(021) 1500 825
Email
humas@damri.co.id
Website
damri.co.id
Bus from Silangit Airport to Parapat
Ave. Duration
2h 58m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
Rp45000
Schedules at
damri.co.id
bus
Bus from Amplas Station to Parapat
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
Rp60000
Ferry operators
Pelni
Phone
+62 21 6385 4130
Email
infopelni162@pelni.co.id
Website
pelni.co.id
Ferry from Port of Tanjung Priok to Belawan
Ave. Duration
2 days 11h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
Rp410000 - Rp550000
Schedules at
pelni.co.id
Economy Class
Rp410000 - Rp550000
Economy
Rp422000
Executive
Rp527000
2nd Class A
Rp751000
1st Class A
Rp1339000
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
Rp15000
Schedules at
indonesiaferry.co.id
Book at
indonesiaferry.co.id
Adult Passenger
Rp15000
Bike/Motorcycle
Rp22000 - Rp120000
Car
Rp374000
Other operators
Taxi from Ferdinand Lumban Tobing to Parapat
Ave. Duration
2h 58m
Estimated price
Rp850000 - Rp1000000

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