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There are 5 ways to get from Palembang to Dumai by plane, ferry, bus 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 Kuala Lumpur, ferry  •  5 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Sultan Mahmud Badaruddin II (PLM) to Kuala Lumpur (KUL) PLM - KUL
  2. Take the ferry from Port Dickson to Dumai

$76 - $153

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Fly to Dumai  •  5 h 50 min

  1. Fly from Sultan Mahmud Badaruddin II (PLM) to Dumai (DUM) PLM - DUM

$44 - $156

3 alternative options

Fly to Sultan Syarif Kasim II, bus  •  6 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Sultan Mahmud Badaruddin II (PLM) to Sultan Syarif Kasim II (PKU) PLM - PKU
  2. Take the bus from Pekanbaru to Dumai

Bus  •  2 days 0 h

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

Drive  •  13 h 31 min

  1. Drive from Palembang to Dumai 580.1 miles

$50 - $75

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The cheapest way to get from Palembang to Dumai is to drive which costs Rp750000 - Rp1200000 and takes 13 h 31 min.

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The quickest way to get from Palembang to Dumai is to fly and ferry which costs Rp1100000 - Rp2400000 and takes 5 h 12 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Palembang to Dumai. However, there are services departing from Palembang and arriving at Dumai via Pekanbaru. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 0 h.

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The distance between Palembang and Dumai is 628 km. The road distance is 928.2 km.

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The best way to get from Palembang to Dumai without a car is to bus which takes 2 days 0 h and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 12 min to get from Palembang to Dumai, including transfers.

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Palembang to Dumai bus services, operated by Lorena, depart from Palembang station.

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The best way to get from Palembang to Dumai is to fly which takes 5 h 50 min and costs Rp650000 - Rp2400000. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 2 days 0 h.

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The quickest flight from Sultan Mahmud Badaruddin II Airport to Kuala Lumpur Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 20 min.

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Palembang to Dumai bus services, operated by Yanti Group, arrive at Dumai station.

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Map of how to get from Palembang to Dumai.
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  • Distance: 392.6 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 12 min

What companies run services between Palembang, Indonesia and Dumai, Indonesia?

Lion Mentari Airlines, Wings Air and two other airlines fly from Palembang to Dumai every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Palembang to Dumai via Pekanbaru and Pekanbaru in around 2 days 0 h.

Airlines
Wings Air
Website
lionair.co.id
Flights from Sultan Mahmud Badaruddin II to Sultan Syarif Kasim II
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $110
Flights from Sultan Mahmud Badaruddin II to Dumai via Hang Nadim, Kuala Namu
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $170
Flights from Sultan Mahmud Badaruddin II to Dumai via Hang Nadim, Sultan Syarif Kasim II
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $150
Flights from Sultan Mahmud Badaruddin II to Dumai via Soekarno–Hatta, Sultan Syarif Kasim II
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $340
Flights from Sultan Mahmud Badaruddin II to Dumai via Soekarno–Hatta, Kuala Namu
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $460
Lion Mentari Airlines
Website
lionair.co.id
Flights from Sultan Mahmud Badaruddin II to Sultan Syarif Kasim II via Hang Nadim
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$25 - $80
Flights from Sultan Mahmud Badaruddin II to Sultan Syarif Kasim II via Soekarno–Hatta
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $120
Flights from Sultan Mahmud Badaruddin II to Sultan Syarif Kasim II via Kuala Namu
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $120
Garuda Indonesia
Website
garuda-indonesia.com
Flights from Sultan Mahmud Badaruddin II to Sultan Syarif Kasim II via Soekarno–Hatta
Ave. Duration
4 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $230
AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Sultan Mahmud Badaruddin II to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$28 - $100
Batik Air
Website
batikair.com
Flights from Sultan Mahmud Badaruddin II to Sultan Syarif Kasim II via Jakarta Halim Perdana Kusuma
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $180
Citilink Indonesia
Website
Flights from Sultan Mahmud Badaruddin II to Sultan Syarif Kasim II via Hang Nadim
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$27 - $95
Bus operators
Yanti Group
Phone
+62 852-6512-1960
Bus from Pekanbaru to Dumai
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
busnesia.blogspot.com
Lorena
Website
lorena-transport.com
Bus from Palembang to Pekanbaru
Ave. Duration
43 h 10 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$25
Schedules at
traveloka.com
Ferry operators
Tunas Rupat
Email
tunasrupat@hotmail.com
Website
tunasrupat.com
Ferry from Port Dickson to Dumai
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27
Schedules at
tunasrupat.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Palembang to Dumai is 928 km. It takes approximately 13 h 31 min to drive from Palembang to Dumai.

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AirAsia offers flights from Sultan Mahmud Badaruddin II Airport to Kuala Lumpur Airport.

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There are two+ hotels available in Dumai. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Palembang to Sultan Mahmud Badaruddin II Airport is to taxi which takes 5 min and costs Rp30000 - Rp36000.

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