There are 5 ways to get from Medan to Batam by plane, subway, ferry, bus 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 to Batam  •  3 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Kuala Namu (KNO) to Batam (BTH) KNO - BTH

$42 - $89

4 alternative options

Fly to Singapore, subway, ferry  •  6 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Kuala Namu (KNO) to Singapore (SIN) KNO - SIN
  2. Take the subway from Tanah Merah to Outram Park
  3. Take the ferry from Harbourfront Centre to Batam Centre

$66 - $143

Bus, ferry  •  21 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Medan to Dumai
  2. Take the ferry from Dumai to Batam Sekupang

$42 - $43

Bus, ferry via Hatten Hotel Melaka  •  22 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Medan to Dumai
  2. Take the ferry from Dumai to Jeti Shahbandar
  3. Take the bus from Hatten Hotel Melaka to Katong V Mall
  4. Take the ferry from Harbourfront Centre to Batam Centre

$79 - $84

Ferry  •  24 h 52 min

  1. Take the ferry from Belawan to Tanjung Balai Karimun KM Kelud
  2. Take the ferry from Tanjung Balai Karimun to Batam Sekupang

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Medan to Batam is to bus and ferry which costs Rp600000 - Rp620000 and takes 21 h 16 min.

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The quickest way to get from Medan to Batam is to fly which costs Rp600000 - Rp1300000 and takes 3 h 44 min.

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The distance between Medan and Batam is 654 km.

It takes approximately 3 h 44 min to get from Medan to Batam, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Medan, Indonesia and Batam, Indonesia?

NAM Air, Lion Mentari Airlines and two other airlines fly from Medan to Batam every 3 hours.

Airlines
Lion Mentari Airlines
Website
lionair.co.id
Flights from Kuala Namu to Batam
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $110
Flights from Kuala Namu to Batam via Pekanbaru
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$35 - $120
Citilink Indonesia
Website
Flights from Kuala Namu to Batam
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $95
SilkAir
Website
silkair.com
Flights from Kuala Namu to Singapore
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $340
Jetstar Asia Airways
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Kuala Namu to Singapore
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $230
NAM Air
Website
sriwijayaair.co.id
Flights from Kuala Namu to Batam
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $110
PT. Sriwijaya Air
Website
sriwijayaair.co.id
Flights from Kuala Namu to Batam
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $120
Indonesia AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Kuala Namu to Singapore
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $230
Malindo Airways
Website
malindoair.com
Flights from Kuala Namu to Singapore via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $190
Malaysia Airlines
Website
malaysiaairlines.com
Flights from Kuala Namu to Singapore via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$90 - $270
Train operators
SMRT
Phone
+1 800-336-8900
Website
smrt.com.sg
Subway from Tanah Merah to Outram Park
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
smrt.com.sg
Bus operators
bus
Bus from Medan to Dumai
Ave. Duration
13 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11
KKKL Express
Ferry operators
Batam Fast Ferries
Website
batamfast.com
Ferry from Harbourfront Centre to Batam Centre
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $19
Schedules at
batamfast.com
Majestic Fast Ferry
Website
majesticfastferry.com.sg
Ferry from Harbour Front to Batam Centre
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19
Schedules at
majesticfastferry.com.sg
Batam Jet
Ferry from Dumai to Batam Sekupang
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$27
Ferry from Tanjung Balai Karimun to Batam Sekupang
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Tunas Rupat
Website
tunasrupat.com
Car ferry from Dumai to Jeti Shahbandar
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26
Schedules at
tunasrupat.com
Pelni
Website
pelni.co.id
Ferry from Belawan to Tanjung Balai Karimun
Ave. Duration
22 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$15 - $40
Schedules at
pelni.co.id
Economy
$16
Executive
$35

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