There are 4 ways to get from Jakarta to Port of Merak by train, taxi, bus or car

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Train, taxi  •  2 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Palmerah to Rangkasbitung Green
  2. Take a taxi from Rangkasbitung to Port of Merak

$22 - $28

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Jakarta Gambir Station to Merak Port

$7

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  1 h 16 min

  1. Take a taxi from Jakarta to Port of Merak 71.4 miles

$30 - $40

Drive  •  1 h 16 min

  1. Drive from Jakarta to Port of Merak 71.4 miles

$6 - $10

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The cheapest way to get from Jakarta to Port of Merak is to bus which costs Rp100000 and takes 3 h 2 min.

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The quickest way to get from Jakarta to Port of Merak is to taxi which costs Rp440000 - Rp550000 and takes 1 h 16 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Jakarta Gambir Station station and arriving at Merak Port. Services depart every three hours. The journey takes approximately 3 h 2 min.

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The distance between Jakarta and Port of Merak is 99 km. The road distance is 114.2 km.

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The best way to get from Jakarta to Port of Merak without a car is to train and taxi which takes 2 h 40 min and costs Rp310000 - Rp400000.

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It takes approximately 2 h 40 min to get from Jakarta to Port of Merak, including transfers.

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Jakarta to Port of Merak bus services, operated by Damri, arrive at Jakarta Gambir Station.

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Jakarta to Port of Merak bus services, operated by Damri, arrive at Merak Port station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Jakarta to Port of Merak is 114 km. It takes approximately 1 h 16 min to drive from Jakarta to Port of Merak.

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There are 17+ hotels available in Port of Merak. Prices start at $31 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Jakarta to Port of Merak.
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  • Distance: 62 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 40 min

What companies run services between Jakarta, Indonesia and Port of Merak, Banten, Indonesia?

Damri operates a bus from Jakarta to Port of Merak every 3 hours. Tickets cost $7 and the journey takes 3 h 2 min.

Train operators
Commuter Line
Website
krl.co.id
Train from Palmerah to Rangkasbitung
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
krl.co.id
Bus operators
Damri
Website
damri.co.id
Bus from Jakarta Gambir Station to Merak Port
Ave. Duration
3 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
damri.co.id
Other operators
Taxi from Rangkasbitung to Port of Merak
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Estimated price
$21 - $26

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