There are 8 ways to get from Medan to Singapore by plane, ferry, subway, bus, train, car ferry or car

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, ferry  •  4 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Kuala Namu (KNO) to Batam (BTH) KNO - BTH
  2. Take the ferry from Batam Centre to Harbourfront Centre

$55 - $106

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Fly to Johor Bahru, bus  •  7 h 28 min

  1. Fly from Kuala Namu (KNO) to Johor Bahru (JHB) KNO - JHB
  2. Take the bus from Johor Bahru CIQ to Queen Street Bus Terminal

$30 - $180

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Fly to Singapore, subway  •  4 h 31 min

  1. Fly from Kuala Namu (KNO) to Singapore (SIN) KNO - SIN
  2. Take the subway from Tanah Merah to City Hall

$49 - $121

Train, ferry, bus  •  18 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Medan to Tanjung Balai
  2. Take the ferry from Tanjung Balai Asahan to Pelabuhan Klang
  3. Take the train from Pelabuhan Klang to KL Sentral
  4. Take the bus from KL Sentral to Bugis MRT Station

$47 - $63

Bus, ferry via Hatten Hotel Melaka  •  20 h 38 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 Bugis MRT Exit D

$59

Bus, ferry  •  22 h 6 min

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

$48 - $56

Ferry  •  24 h 35 min

  1. Take the ferry from Belawan to Tanjung Balai Karimun KM Kelud
  2. Take the ferry from Tanjung Balai Karimun to Harbour Front

$40 - $73

Drive, ferry  •  18 h 5 min

  1. Drive from Medan to Dumai
  2. Take the ferry from Dumai to Jeti Shahbandar
  3. Drive from Jeti Shahbandar to Singapore

$102 - $142

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Medan to Singapore is to train and ferry and bus which costs Rp650000 - Rp900000 and takes 18 h 49 min.

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The quickest way to get from Medan to Singapore is to fly and ferry which costs Rp750000 - Rp1600000 and takes 4 h 22 min.

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The distance between Medan and Singapore is 630 km.

The best way to get from Medan to Singapore without a car is to train and ferry and bus which takes 18 h 49 min and costs Rp650000 - Rp900000.

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It takes approximately 4 h 22 min to get from Medan to Singapore, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Kuala Namu Airport to Batam Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 20 min.

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Singapore is 1 h ahead of Medan. It is currently 9:32 AM in Medan and 10:32 AM in Singapore.

NAM Air, PT. Sriwijaya Air, Citilink Indonesia and Lion Mentari Airlines offer flights from Kuala Namu Airport to Batam Airport.

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The nearest airport to Singapore is Singapore (SIN) Airport which is 17.2 km away. Other nearby airports include Batam (BTH) (34.8 km) and Johor Bahru (JHB) (43.6 km).

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There are 989+ hotels available in Singapore. Prices start at $30 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Medan to Singapore.
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  • Distance: 393.6 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 22 min

What companies run services between Medan, Indonesia and Singapore?

There is no direct connection from Medan to Singapore. However, you can take the train to Kuala Namu, take the walk to Kuala Namu airport, fly to Batam, take the taxi to Batam Centre, then take the ferry to Singapore. Alternatively, you can take the train to Kuala Namu, take the walk to Kuala Namu airport, fly to Singapore, take the walk to Changi Airport, take the subway to Tanah Merah, then take the subway to Singapore.

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
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $120
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
Flights from Kuala Namu to Johor Bahru via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
4 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $300
AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Kuala Namu to Johor Bahru via Penang
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $200
Flights from Kuala Namu to Johor Bahru via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $210
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
3 h 20 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$80 - $190
Train operators
SMRT
Phone
+1 800-336-8900
Website
smrt.com.sg
Subway from Tanah Merah to City Hall
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
smrt.com.sg
Kereta API
Phone
021-121
Website
tiket.kereta-api.co.id
Train from Medan to Tanjung Balai
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$1 - $9
Website
kai.id
Book at
tiket.com
Economy
$1 - $9
Business
$5 - $9
Executive
$7 - $14
KTM Komuter
Website
spad.gov.my
Train from Pelabuhan Klang to KL Sentral
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
intranet4.ktmb.com.my
Bus operators
Causeway Link
Website
causewaylink.com.my
Bus from Johor Bahru CIQ to Queen Street Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
causewaylink.com.my
KKKL Travel & Tours
Email
enquiry@kkkl.com.sg
Website
kkkl.com.sg
Bus from KL Sentral to Bugis MRT Station
Ave. Duration
5 h 16 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18 - $25
Schedules at
kkkl.com.sg
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 Batam Centre to Harbourfront Centre
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $19
Schedules at
batamfast.com
Ferry from Sekupang Intl Sea Port to Harbourfront Centre
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $19
Schedules at
batamfast.com
Majestic Fast Ferry
Website
majesticfastferry.com.sg
Ferry from Batam Centre to Harbour Front
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19
Schedules at
majesticfastferry.com.sg
Ferry from Sekupang to HarbourFront
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19
Schedules at
majesticfastferry.com.sg
ferry
Ferry from Tanjung Balai Asahan to Pelabuhan Klang
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25
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
Batam Jet
Ferry from Dumai to Batam Sekupang
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$27
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
Indo Falcon Shipping & Travel
Website
indofalcon.com.sg
Ferry from Tanjung Balai Karimun to Harbour Front
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$24
Schedules at
indofalcon.com.sg
Sindo Ferry
Phone
+65 6331 4123
Email
booking@sindoferry.com.sg
Website
sindoferry.com.sg
Ferry from Tanjung Balai to Singapore Harbour Front
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$19
Schedules at
sindoferry.com.sg

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