There are 4 ways to get from Pekanbaru to Padang by bus, taxi, car or plane

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Bus  •  14 h 41 min

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

$13

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Taxi  •  5 h 34 min

  1. Take a taxi from Pekanbaru to Padang 214.2 miles

$95 - $120

Drive  •  5 h 34 min

  1. Drive from Pekanbaru to Padang 214.2 miles

$19 - $28

Fly  •  3 h 39 min

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

$43 - $124

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The cheapest way to get from Pekanbaru to Padang is to bus which costs Rp180000 and takes 14 h 41 min.

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The quickest way to get from Pekanbaru to Padang is to fly which costs Rp600000 - Rp1800000 and takes 3 h 39 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Pekanbaru to Padang. However, there are services departing from Pekanbaru and arriving at Padang via Dumai. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 41 min.

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The distance between Pekanbaru and Padang is 203 km. The road distance is 342.6 km.

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The best way to get from Pekanbaru to Padang without a car is to bus which takes 14 h 41 min and costs Rp180000.

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It takes approximately 14 h 41 min to get from Pekanbaru to Padang, including transfers.

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Pekanbaru to Padang bus services, operated by , depart from Pekanbaru station.

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The best way to get from Pekanbaru to Padang is to bus which takes 14 h 41 min and costs Rp180000. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs Rp600000 - Rp1800000 and takes 3 h 39 min.

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The quickest flight from Pekanbaru Airport to Padang Airport is the direct flight which takes 40 min.

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Pekanbaru to Padang bus services, operated by , arrive at Padang station.

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Map of how to get from Pekanbaru to Padang.
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  • Distance: 126.8 miles
  • Duration: 14 h 41 min

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

You can take a bus from Pekanbaru to Padang via Dumai in around 14 h 41 min. Alternatively, Wings Air flies from Pekanbaru to Padang once daily.

Airlines
Wings Air
Website
lionair.co.id
Flights from Pekanbaru to Padang
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $130
Bus operators
bus
Bus from Pekanbaru to Dumai
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
Frequency
Once daily
Bus from Dumai to Padang
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13
Other operators
Taxi from Pekanbaru to Padang
Ave. Duration
5 h 34 min
Estimated price
$95 - $120

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Yes, the driving distance between Pekanbaru to Padang is 343 km. It takes approximately 5 h 34 min to drive from Pekanbaru to Padang.

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Wings Air offers flights from Pekanbaru Airport to Padang Airport.

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There are 61+ hotels available in Padang. Prices start at $12 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Pekanbaru to Pekanbaru Airport is to Bus which takes 17 min and costs .

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