There are 5 ways to get from Pekanbaru to Panyabungan by bus, train, taxi, car or plane

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Bus, train  •  23 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Pekanbaru to Medan
  2. Take the train from Medan Station to Rantau Prapat Sribilah

$22 - $33

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Taxi  •  7 h 29 min

  1. Take a taxi from Pekanbaru to Panyabungan 297.5 miles

$120 - $160

Drive  •  7 h 29 min

  1. Drive from Pekanbaru to Panyabungan 297.5 miles

$26 - $40

Fly to Aek Godang, taxi  •  18 h

  1. Fly from Pekanbaru (PKU) to Aek Godang (AEG) PKU - AEG
  2. Take a taxi from Aek Godang to Panyabungan

$81 - $173

Fly to Silangit Airport, taxi  •  9 h 54 min

  1. Fly from Pekanbaru (PKU) to Silangit Airport (DTB) PKU - DTB
  2. Take a taxi from Silangit Airport to Panyabungan

$141 - $309

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The distance between Pekanbaru and Panyabungan is 248 km. The road distance is 476 km.

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The best way to get from Pekanbaru to Panyabungan without a car is to bus and train which takes 23 h 9 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 23 h 9 min to get from Pekanbaru to Panyabungan, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Pekanbaru Airport to Aek Godang Airport. The quickest flight takes 19 h 50 min and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Pekanbaru to Panyabungan is 476 km. It takes approximately 7 h 29 min to drive from Pekanbaru to Panyabungan.

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AirAsia, Batik Air, Lion Mentari Airlines and Wings Air offer flights from Pekanbaru Airport to Aek Godang Airport.

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There are three+ hotels available in Panyabungan. Prices start at $100 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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Map of how to get from Pekanbaru to Panyabungan.
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  • Distance: 155 miles
  • Duration: 23 h 9 min

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

There is no direct connection from Pekanbaru to Panyabungan. However, you can take the bus to Medan, take the walk to Medan Station, take the train to Rantau Prapat, then take the taxi to Panyabungan. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Panyabungan.

Airlines
Wings Air
Website
lionair.co.id
Flights from Pekanbaru to Aek Godang via Kuala Namu
Ave. Duration
16 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $120
Flights from Pekanbaru to Aek Godang via Soekarno–Hatta, Kuala Namu
Ave. Duration
13 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $260
Flights from Pekanbaru to Aek Godang via Kuala Lumpur, Kuala Namu
Ave. Duration
16 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$30 - $180
Flights from Pekanbaru to Aek Godang via Jambi, Kuala Namu
Ave. Duration
27 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $300
Flights from Pekanbaru to Aek Godang via Jakarta Halim Perdana Kusuma, Kuala Namu
Ave. Duration
19 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $450
Flights from Pekanbaru to Aek Godang via Batam, Kuala Namu
Ave. Duration
20 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $160
Flights from Pekanbaru to Aek Godang via Padang, Kuala Namu
Ave. Duration
19 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $140
Batik Air
Website
batikair.com
Flights from Pekanbaru to Silangit Airport via Soekarno–Hatta
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $380
PT. Sriwijaya Air
Website
sriwijayaair.co.id
Flights from Pekanbaru to Silangit Airport via Soekarno–Hatta
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $240
Train operators
Kereta API
Phone
021-121
Website
tiket.kereta-api.co.id
Train from Medan Station to Rantau Prapat
Ave. Duration
5 h 56 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$2 - $11
Website
kai.id
Book at
tiket.com
Economy
$2 - $11
Business
$7 - $11
Executive
$9 - $17
Bus operators
Putra Pelangi
Website
putrapelangi.com
Bus from Pekanbaru to Medan
Ave. Duration
15 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
putrapelangi.com
Other operators
Taxi from Pekanbaru to Panyabungan
Ave. Duration
7 h 29 min
Estimated price
$120 - $160

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