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There are 2 ways to get from Sorong to Pulau Biak by ferry or plane

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Ferry

  1. Take the ferry from Sorong to Biak

1 alternative option

Fly

  1. Fly from Sorong (SOQ) to Biak (BIK)

Sorong (SOQ) to Biak (BIK) flights

The flight time between Sorong (SOQ) and Biak (BIK) is around 19h 21m and covers a distance of around 536 km. This includes an average layover time of around 13h 53m. Services are operated by Lion Mentari Airlines, PT. Sriwijaya Air, Batik Air and others. Typically 79 flights run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

79 Weekly Planes
19h 21m Average Duration
Rp1955470 Cheapest Price
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Sorong → Pulau Biak
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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

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  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1 metre
  • Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Pulau Biak is 119 ex 9.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Pulau Biak is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Pulau Biak is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 119 ex 9.

Last updated: 22 Sep 2022
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Sorong to Pulau Biak is to ferry which costs Rp250000 - Rp320000 and takes 25h 48m.

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The fastest way to get from Sorong to Pulau Biak is to fly which takes 15h 2m and costs Rp2000000 - Rp6000000.

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The distance between Sorong and Pulau Biak is 521 km.

The best way to get from Sorong to Pulau Biak without a car is to ferry which takes 25h 48m and costs Rp250000 - Rp320000.

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It takes approximately 25h 48m to get from Sorong to Pulau Biak, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Sorong Airport to Biak Airport. The quickest flight takes 16h 25m and has one stopover.

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Batik Air, Garuda Indonesia, PT. Sriwijaya Air and Lion Mentari Airlines offer flights from Sorong Airport to Biak Airport.

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The best way to get from Sorong to Sorong Airport is to taxi which takes 4 min and costs Rp42000 - Rp50000.

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Map of how to get from Sorong to Pulau Biak.
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  • Distance: 521 km
  • Duration: 25h 48m

What companies run services between Sorong, Indonesia and Pulau Biak, Papua, Indonesia?

Lion Mentari Airlines, PT. Sriwijaya Air and two other airlines fly from Sorong to Insrom every 2 hours.

Airlines
Lion Mentari Airlines
Website
lionair.co.id
Flights from Sorong to Biak via Sultan Hasanuddin
Ave. Duration
16h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
Rp3600000 - Rp9500000
Flights from Sorong to Biak via Sultan Hasanuddin, Jayapura
Ave. Duration
20h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
Rp4500000 - Rp12000000
Flights from Sorong to Biak via Jayapura
Ave. Duration
24h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
Rp1900000 - Rp5500000
Flights from Sorong to Biak via Manokwari, Sultan Hasanuddin
Ave. Duration
23h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
Rp4200000 - Rp11000000
PT. Sriwijaya Air
Website
sriwijayaair.co.id
Flights from Sorong to Biak via Sultan Hasanuddin
Ave. Duration
20h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
Rp4300000 - Rp7000000
Garuda Indonesia
Website
garuda-indonesia.com
Flights from Sorong to Biak via Sultan Hasanuddin
Ave. Duration
14h 45m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
Rp3600000 - Rp14000000
Ferry operators
Pelni
Phone
+62 21 6385 4130
Email
infopelni162@pelni.co.id
Website
facebook.com
Ferry from Sorong to Biak
Ave. Duration
25h 38m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
Rp200000 - Rp260000
Schedules at
facebook.com
Economy Class
Rp200000 - Rp260000

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