Directions from Medan to Pematangsiantar

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Recommended option

Train  •  3 h 50 min

  1. Siantar Express U58

$1 - $8

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  1 h 55 min

  1. 81 miles

$35 - $45

Drive  •  1 h 55 min

  1. 81 miles

$7 - $11

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

Kereta API operates a train from Medan to Pematangsiantar once daily. Tickets cost $1 - $8 and the journey takes 3 h 50 min.

Train operators
Kereta API
Phone
021-121
Website
tiket.kereta-api.co.id
Train from Medan to Siantar
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$1 - $8
Website
kai.id
Book at
tiket.com
Economy
$1 - $8
Business
$3 - $8
Executive
$6 - $12
Other operators
Taxi from Medan to Pematangsiantar
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Blue Bird Group
Phone
+62 618 461234
Website
bluebirdgroup.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Medan and Pematangsiantar is 82 km. The road distance is 130 km.

The cheapest way to get from Medan to Pematangsiantar is to train which costs Rp22000 - Rp120000 and takes 3 h 50 min.

The quickest way to get from Medan to Pematangsiantar is to taxi which takes 1 h 55 min and costs Rp500000 - Rp650000.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Medan and arriving at Siantar. Services depart once daily. The journey takes approximately 3 h 50 min.

The train from Medan to Siantar takes 3 h 50 min including transfers and departs once daily.