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There are 6 ways to get from Malaysia to Indonesia by plane, bus, subway, train or 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 Penang to Kuala Namu  •  3 h 50 min

  1. Fly from Penang (PEN) to Kuala Namu (KNO) PEN - KNO

$28 - $63

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Fly Kuala Lumpur to Kuala Namu  •  4 h 23 min

  1. Fly from Kuala Lumpur (KUL) to Kuala Namu (KNO) KUL - KNO

$29 - $149

Fly Kuala Lumpur to Soekarno–Hatta  •  5 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Kuala Lumpur (KUL) to Soekarno–Hatta (CGK) KUL - CGK

$32 - $130

Line 160 bus, subway, subway to Singapore Changi, fly to Soekarno–Hatta  •  5 h 24 min

  1. Take the line 160 bus from Kotaraya II Ter to Kranji Stn
  2. Take the subway from Kranji to Jurong East
  3. Take the subway from Jurong East to Tanah Merah
  4. Fly from Singapore Changi (SIN) to Soekarno–Hatta (CGK) SIN - CGK

$35 - $144

Fly Kuala Lumpur to Sultan Mahmud Badaruddin II  •  4 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Kuala Lumpur (KUL) to Sultan Mahmud Badaruddin II (PLM) KUL - PLM

$32 - $105

Train, ferry  •  2 days 2 h

  1. Take the train from KL Sentral to Pelabuhan Klang
  2. Take the ferry from Pelabuhan Klang to Dumai
  3. Take the ferry from Dumai to Tanjung Balai Karimun
  4. Take the ferry from Tanjung Balai Karimun to Port of Tanjung Priok

$77 - $127

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Malaysia to Indonesia is to fly which costs RM 110 - RM 270 and takes 3 h 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from Malaysia to Indonesia is to fly which costs RM 110 - RM 270 and takes 3 h 50 min.

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The distance between Malaysia and Indonesia is 1718 km.

The best way to get from Malaysia to Indonesia without a car is to train and ferry which takes 2 days 2 h and costs RM 320 - RM 550.

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It takes approximately 3 h 50 min to get from Malaysia to Indonesia, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Penang Airport to Kuala Namu Airport is the direct flight which takes 40 min.

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PT. Sriwijaya Air, Lion Mentari Airlines, AirAsia and Indonesia AirAsia offer flights from Penang Airport to Kuala Namu Airport.

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The best way to get from Malaysia to Penang Airport is to bus which takes 35 min and costs RM 1 - RM 4.

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Map of how to get from Malaysia to Indonesia.
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  • Distance: 1073.6 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 50 min

What companies run services between Malaysia and Indonesia?

PT. Sriwijaya Air, Indonesia AirAsia and two other airlines fly from George Town to Medan every 4 hours.

Airlines
Garuda Indonesia
Website
garuda-indonesia.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Soekarno–Hatta
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $220
Flights from Singapore Changi to Soekarno–Hatta
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $410
Indonesia AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Penang to Kuala Namu
Ave. Duration
53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$23 - $210
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Kuala Namu
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$26 - $220
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Soekarno–Hatta
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $260
Flights from Singapore Changi to Soekarno–Hatta
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $290
Malaysia Airlines
Website
malaysiaairlines.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Kuala Namu
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $200
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Soekarno–Hatta
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $220
Flights from Singapore Changi to Soekarno–Hatta via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $370
Lion Mentari Airlines
Website
lionair.co.id
Flights from Penang to Kuala Namu
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$21 - $80
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Soekarno–Hatta
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $220
Flights from Singapore Changi to Soekarno–Hatta
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $270
AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Penang to Kuala Namu
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Kuala Namu
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$27 - $140
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Soekarno–Hatta
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$27 - $140
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Sultan Mahmud Badaruddin II
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$28 - $100
Singapore Airlines
Website
singaporeair.com
Flights from Singapore Changi to Soekarno–Hatta
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $900
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Sultan Mahmud Badaruddin II via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$28 - $170
Jetstar Asia Airways
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Singapore Changi to Soekarno–Hatta
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $290
Malindo Airways
Website
malindoair.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Kuala Namu
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $120
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Soekarno–Hatta
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $230
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Kuala Namu
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $200
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Soekarno–Hatta
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $230
Flights from Singapore Changi to Soekarno–Hatta
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $410
Batik Air
Website
batikair.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Kuala Namu
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $85
Flights from Singapore Changi to Soekarno–Hatta
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Scoot Tigerair
Website
flyscoot.com
Flights from Singapore Changi to Soekarno–Hatta
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $280
SilkAir
Website
silkair.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Sultan Mahmud Badaruddin II via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$28 - $170
PT. Sriwijaya Air
Website
sriwijayaair.co.id
Flights from Penang to Kuala Namu
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$20 - $85
Train operators
SMRT
Phone
+1 800-336-8900
Website
smrt.com.sg
Subway from Kranji to Jurong East
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
smrt.com.sg
Subway from Jurong East to Tanah Merah
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
smrt.com.sg
KTM Komuter
Website
spad.gov.my
Train from KL Sentral to Pelabuhan Klang
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
intranet4.ktmb.com.my
Bus operators
SBS Transit
Website
sbstransit.com.sg
Bus from Kotaraya II Ter to Kranji Stn
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
sbstransit.com.sg
Ferry operators
Tunas Rupat
Email
tunasrupat@hotmail.com
Website
tunasrupat.com
Ferry from Pelabuhan Klang to Dumai
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27
Schedules at
tunasrupat.com
Batam Jet
Ferry from Dumai to Tanjung Balai Karimun
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$25
Pelni
Website
pelni.co.id
Ferry from Tanjung Balai Karimun to Port of Tanjung Priok
Ave. Duration
35 h 48 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$22 - $70
Schedules at
pelni.co.id

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