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There are 3 ways to get from Malacca to Pekanbaru by ferry, bus or plane

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Recommended option

Ferry, bus  •  6 h 45 min

  1. Take the ferry from Jeti Shahbandar to Dumai
  2. Take the bus from Dumai to Pekanbaru

Cheapest option

Fly from Malacca  •  4 h 3 min

  1. Fly from Malacca (MKZ) to Sultan Syarif Kasim II (PKU) MKZ - PKU

$18 - $270

1 alternative option

Bus to Kuala Lumpur, fly  •  4 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Melaka to Klia
  2. Fly from Kuala Lumpur (KUL) to Sultan Syarif Kasim II (PKU) KUL - PKU

$24 - $101

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Malacca to Pekanbaru is to bus and fly which costs RM 95 - RM 420 and takes 4 h 43 min.

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The quickest way to get from Malacca to Pekanbaru is to fly which costs RM 75 - RM 1200 and takes 4 h 3 min.

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The distance between Malacca and Pekanbaru is 207 km.

The best way to get from Malacca to Pekanbaru without a car is to ferry and bus which takes 6 h 45 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 45 min to get from Malacca to Pekanbaru, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Kuala Lumpur Airport to Sultan Syarif Kasim II Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Pekanbaru is 1 h behind Malacca. It is currently 12:26 AM in Malacca and 11:26 PM in Pekanbaru.

AirAsia offers flights from Kuala Lumpur Airport to Sultan Syarif Kasim II Airport.

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There are 71+ hotels available in Pekanbaru. Prices start at $10 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Malacca to Malacca Airport is to bus which takes 30 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Malacca to Pekanbaru.
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  • Distance: 129.2 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 45 min

What companies run services between Malacca, Malaysia and Pekanbaru, Indonesia?

Malindo Airways flies from Malacca to Pekanbaru once daily.

Airlines
AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Sultan Syarif Kasim II
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $120
Malindo Airways
Website
malindoair.com
Flights from Malacca to Sultan Syarif Kasim II
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$18 - $270
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
Ferry operators
Tunas Rupat
Email
tunasrupat@hotmail.com
Website
tunasrupat.com
Ferry from Jeti Shahbandar to Dumai
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27
Schedules at
tunasrupat.com

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