There are 4 ways to get from Padang to Pekanbaru by bus, 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

Bus  •  14 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Padang to Dumai
  2. Take the bus from Dumai to Pekanbaru

Cheapest option

Fly  •  2 h 38 min

  1. Fly from Padang (PDG) to Pekanbaru (PKU) PDG - PKU

$32 - $97

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  5 h 22 min

  1. Take a taxi from Padang to Pekanbaru 207.6 miles

$95 - $120

Drive  •  5 h 22 min

  1. Drive from Padang to Pekanbaru 207.6 miles

$18 - $27

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Padang to Pekanbaru is to drive which costs Rp260000 - Rp390000 and takes 5 h 22 min.

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The quickest way to get from Padang to Pekanbaru is to fly which costs Rp450000 - Rp1400000 and takes 2 h 38 min.

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The distance between Padang and Pekanbaru is 203 km. The road distance is 332.2 km.

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It takes approximately 14 h 40 min to get from Padang to Pekanbaru, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Padang to Pekanbaru. However, there are services departing from Padang and arriving at Pekanbaru via Dumai. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 40 min.

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What companies run services between Padang, Indonesia and Pekanbaru, Indonesia?

You can take a bus from Padang to Pekanbaru via Dumai in around 14 h 40 min. Alternatively, Wings Air flies from Padang to Pekanbaru once daily.

Airlines
Wings Air
Website
lionair.co.id
Flights from Padang to Pekanbaru
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $95
Bus operators
bus
Bus from Padang to Dumai
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13
Bus from Dumai to Pekanbaru
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Other operators
Taxi from Padang to Pekanbaru
Ave. Duration
5 h 22 min
Estimated price
$95 - $120

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