Directions from Medan to Bukittinggi

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly to Padang, taxi  •  4 h 30 min

  1. KNO - PDG

$62 - $158

Cheapest option

Bus  •  21 h 57 min

$23

3 alternative options

Fly to Pekanbaru, taxi  •  7 h 10 min

  1. KNO - PKU

$97 - $162

Bus, taxi  •  18 h 57 min

$41 - $47

Drive  •  10 h 24 min

  1. 410.3 miles

$35 - $55

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

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

Airlines
Lion Mentari Airlines
Website
lionair.co.id
Flights from Kuala Namu to Padang
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $140
Flights from Kuala Namu to Pekanbaru
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$20 - $65
PT. Sriwijaya Air
Website
sriwijayaair.co.id
Flights from Kuala Namu to Padang
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $230
Flights from Kuala Namu to Pekanbaru
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$20 - $75
NAM Air
Website
sriwijayaair.co.id
Flights from Kuala Namu to Pekanbaru
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$24 - $65
Citilink Indonesia
Website
Flights from Kuala Namu to Pekanbaru
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$21 - $75
Wings Air
Website
lionair.co.id
Flights from Kuala Namu to Pekanbaru via Dumai
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $100
Bus operators
bus
Bus from Medan to Padang
Ave. Duration
17 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$14
bus
Bus from Medan to Dumai
Ave. Duration
13 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11
bus
Bus from Dumai to Bukittinggi
Ave. Duration
7 h 57 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13
Other operators
Taxi from Padang to Bukittinggi
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Estimated price
$25 - $31

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Medan and Bukittinggi is 472 km. The road distance is 656 km.

The cheapest way to get from Medan to Bukittinggi is to bus which costs Rp329442 and takes 21 h 57 min.

The quickest way to get from Medan to Bukittinggi is to fly and taxi which takes 4 h 30 min and costs Rp850000 - Rp2300000.

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 21 h 57 min.

It takes approximately 4 h 30 min to get from Medan to Bukittinggi, including transfers.