There are 7 ways to get from Medan to Tarutung by train, taxi, car or plane

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

Train, taxi  •  6 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Medan Station to Mambang Muda Sribilah U44
  2. Take a taxi from Mambang Muda to Tarutung

$47 - $70

Cheapest option

Fly to Silangit Airport  •  3 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Kuala Namu (KNO) to Silangit Airport (DTB) KNO - DTB

$44 - $104

5 alternative options

Train, taxi via Situngir  •  7 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Medan Station to Situngir Sribilah U44
  2. Take a taxi from Situngir to Tarutung

$52 - $70

Taxi  •  4 h 18 min

  1. Take a taxi from Medan to Tarutung 161.4 miles

$70 - $90

Drive  •  4 h 18 min

  1. Drive from Medan to Tarutung 161.4 miles

$14 - $21

Fly to Ferdinand Lumban Tobing, taxi  •  4 h 22 min

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

$64 - $137

Fly to Aek Godang, taxi  •  4 h 36 min

  1. Fly from Kuala Namu (KNO) to Aek Godang (AEG) KNO - AEG
  2. Take a taxi from Aek Godang to Tarutung

$67 - $147

What companies run services between Medan, Indonesia and Tarutung, Sumatera Utara, Indonesia?

Garuda Indonesia and Wings Air fly from Medan to Tarutung twice daily.

Airlines
Wings Air
Website
lionair.co.id
Flights from Kuala Namu to Silangit Airport
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$27 - $85
Flights from Kuala Namu to Ferdinand Lumban Tobing
Ave. Duration
46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $95
Flights from Kuala Namu to Aek Godang
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $100
Garuda Indonesia
Website
garuda-indonesia.com
Flights from Kuala Namu to Silangit Airport
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$35 - $110
Flights from Kuala Namu to Ferdinand Lumban Tobing
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$40 - $130
Train operators
Kereta API
Phone
021-121
Website
tiket.kereta-api.co.id
Train from Medan Station to Mambang Muda
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$2 - $10
Website
kai.id
Book at
tiket.com
Economy
$2 - $10
Business
$6 - $10
Executive
$8 - $15
Train from Medan Station to Situngir
Ave. Duration
4 h 59 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$2 - $10
Website
kai.id
Book at
tiket.com
Economy
$2 - $10
Business
$6 - $10
Executive
$8 - $16
Other operators
Taxi from Mambang Muda to Tarutung
Ave. Duration
2 h 48 min
Estimated price
$45 - $60

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Medan and Tarutung is 178 km. The road distance is 258 km.

The cheapest way to get from Medan to Tarutung is to drive which costs Rp200000 - Rp300000 and takes 4 h 18 min.

The quickest way to get from Medan to Tarutung is to fly which takes 3 h 21 min and costs Rp600000 - Rp1500000.

It takes approximately 6 h 54 min to get from Medan to Tarutung, including transfers.