There are 6 ways to get from Medan to Padangsidempuan by plane, taxi, bus or car

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Recommended option

Fly to Aek Godang  •  3 h 2 min

  1. Fly from Kuala Namu (KNO) to Aek Godang (AEG) KNO - AEG

$45 - $118

Cheapest option

Bus, taxi  •  11 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Medan to Panyabungan
  2. Take a taxi from Panyabungan to Padangsidempuan

$32 - $37

4 alternative options

Fly to Ferdinand Lumban Tobing, taxi  •  3 h 26 min

  1. Fly from Kuala Namu (KNO) to Ferdinand Lumban Tobing (FLZ) KNO - FLZ
  2. Take a taxi from Ferdinand Lumban Tobing to Padangsidempuan

$53 - $122

Fly to Silangit Airport, taxi  •  4 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Kuala Namu (KNO) to Silangit Airport (DTB) KNO - DTB
  2. Take a taxi from Silangit Airport to Padangsidempuan

$74 - $142

Taxi  •  5 h 59 min

  1. Take a taxi from Medan to Padangsidempuan 229.9 miles

$100 - $130

Drive  •  5 h 59 min

  1. Drive from Medan to Padangsidempuan 229.9 miles

$20 - $30

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The cheapest way to get from Medan to Padangsidempuan is to drive which costs Rp290000 - Rp430000 and takes 5 h 59 min.

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The quickest way to get from Medan to Padangsidempuan is to fly which costs Rp600000 - Rp1700000 and takes 3 h 2 min.

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The distance between Medan and Padangsidempuan is 254 km. The road distance is 367.9 km.

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The best way to get from Medan to Padangsidempuan without a car is to bus and taxi which takes 11 h 27 min and costs Rp450000 - Rp550000.

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It takes approximately 3 h 2 min to get from Medan to Padangsidempuan, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Kuala Namu Airport to Aek Godang Airport is the direct flight which takes 50 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Medan to Padangsidempuan is 368 km. It takes approximately 5 h 59 min to drive from Medan to Padangsidempuan.

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Wings Air offers flights from Kuala Namu Airport to Aek Godang Airport.

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The nearest airport to Padangsidempuan is Aek Godang (AEG) Airport which is 17.3 km away. Other nearby airports include .

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

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Map of how to get from Medan to Padangsidempuan.
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  • Distance: 158.8 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 2 min

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

Wings Air flies from Medan to Padangsidempuan once daily.

Airlines
Wings Air
Website
lionair.co.id
Flights from Kuala Namu to Aek Godang
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $100
Flights from Kuala Namu to Ferdinand Lumban Tobing
Ave. Duration
46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $95
Flights from Kuala Namu to Silangit Airport
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$27 - $85
Garuda Indonesia
Website
garuda-indonesia.com
Flights from Kuala Namu to Ferdinand Lumban Tobing
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$40 - $130
Flights from Kuala Namu to Silangit Airport
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$35 - $110
Bus operators
bus
Bus from Medan to Panyabungan
Ave. Duration
10 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12
Other operators
Taxi from Ferdinand Lumban Tobing to Padangsidempuan
Ave. Duration
57 min
Estimated price
$16 - $20

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