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There are 5 ways to get from Medan to Bukittinggi by plane, taxi, bus or car

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Fly to Minangkabau, taxi  •  4h 11m

  1. Fly from Kuala Namu (KNO) to Minangkabau (PDG) KNO - PDG
  2. Take a taxi from Minangkabau to Bukittinggi

$60 - $156

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Bus  •  21h 57m

  1. Take the bus from Medan to Dumai
  2. Take the bus from Dumai to Bukittinggi

$22

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Fly to Sultan Syarif Kasim II, taxi  •  6h 51m

  1. Fly from Kuala Namu (KNO) to Sultan Syarif Kasim II (PKU) KNO - PKU
  2. Take a taxi from Sultan Syarif Kasim II to Bukittinggi

$92 - $157

Bus, taxi  •  18h 57m

  1. Take the bus from Medan to Padang
  2. Take a taxi from Padang to Bukittinggi

$38 - $44

Drive  •  10h 24m

  1. Drive from Medan to Bukittinggi 410.3 miles

$35 - $55

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The cheapest way to get from Medan to Bukittinggi is to bus which costs Rp327226 and takes 21h 57m.

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The quickest way to get from Medan to Bukittinggi is to fly and taxi which costs Rp900000 - Rp2400000 and takes 4h 11m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Medan to Bukittinggi. However, there are services departing from Medan and arriving at Bukittinggi via Dumai. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 21h 57m.

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The distance between Medan and Bukittinggi is 472 km. The road distance is 656.5 km.

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The best way to get from Medan to Bukittinggi without a car is to bus and taxi which takes 18h 57m and costs Rp550000 - Rp700000.

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It takes approximately 4h 11m to get from Medan to Bukittinggi, including transfers.

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Medan to Bukittinggi bus services, operated by A.L.S, depart from Medan station.

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The quickest flight from Kuala Namu Airport to Minangkabau Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 5m.

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Medan to Bukittinggi bus services, operated by Yanti Group, arrive at Bukittinggi station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Medan to Bukittinggi is 656 km. It takes approximately 10h 24m to drive from Medan to Bukittinggi.

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  • Distance: 295.3 miles
  • Duration: 4h 11m

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

You can take a bus from Medan to Bukittinggi via Dumai in around 21h 57m.

Airlines
Lion Mentari Airlines
Website
lionair.co.id
Flights from Kuala Namu to Minangkabau
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $140
Flights from Kuala Namu to Sultan Syarif Kasim II
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$20 - $65
PT. Sriwijaya Air
Website
sriwijayaair.co.id
Flights from Kuala Namu to Minangkabau
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $230
Flights from Kuala Namu to Sultan Syarif Kasim II
Ave. Duration
55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$20 - $75
Garuda Indonesia
Website
garuda-indonesia.com
Flights from Kuala Namu to Sultan Syarif Kasim II
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$35 - $120
Citilink Indonesia
Website
Flights from Kuala Namu to Sultan Syarif Kasim II
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$21 - $75
Wings Air
Website
lionair.co.id
Flights from Kuala Namu to Sultan Syarif Kasim II via Dumai
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $100
Bus operators
A.L.S
Website
traveloka.com
Bus from Medan to Padang
Ave. Duration
17h 30m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
traveloka.com
Bus from Medan to Dumai
Ave. Duration
13h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
traveloka.com
Yanti Group
Phone
+62 852-6512-1960
Bus from Dumai to Bukittinggi
Ave. Duration
7h 57m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
busnesia.blogspot.com
Other operators
Taxi from Minangkabau to Bukittinggi
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Estimated price
$23 - $29

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PT. Sriwijaya Air and Lion Mentari Airlines offer flights from Kuala Namu Airport to Minangkabau Airport.

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There are 67+ hotels available in Bukittinggi. Prices start at $11 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Medan to Kuala Namu Airport is to train which takes 31m and costs Rp100000.

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