There are 5 ways to get from Sumatra to Singapore by plane, ferry, subway, car or car ferry

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 Hang Nadim, ferry  •  2h 17m

  1. Fly from Sultan Syarif Kasim II (PKU) to Hang Nadim (BTH) PKU - BTH
  2. Take the ferry from Batam Centre to SIngapore Harbour Front

$54 - $205

Cheapest option

Fly to Singapore Changi, subway  •  1h 56m

  1. Fly from Sultan Syarif Kasim II (PKU) to Singapore Changi (SIN) PKU - SIN
  2. Take the subway from Tanah Merah to City Hall

$37 - $122

3 alternative options

Drive, car ferry, ferry via Tanjung Balai Karimun  •  16h 37m

  1. Drive from Kulim Atas to Mengkapan
  2. Take the car ferry from Mengkapan to Tanjung Balai Karimun
  3. Take the ferry from Tanjung Balai Karimun to Puteri Harbour Ferry Terminal

$47 - $57

Drive, car ferry, ferry  •  22h 49m

  1. Drive from Kulim Atas to Mengkapan
  2. Take the car ferry from Mengkapan to Pelabuhan Telaga Punggur
  3. Take the ferry from Batam Centre to SIngapore Harbour Front

$37 - $76

Drive, car ferry, ferry #2  •  23h 20m

  1. Drive from Kulim Atas to Mengkapan
  2. Take the car ferry from Mengkapan to Pelabuhan Telaga Punggur
  3. Take the ferry from Batam Centre to SIngapore Harbour Front

$38 - $79

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Sumatra to Singapore is to drive and car ferry and ferry which costs Rp380000 - Rp800000 and takes 22h 49m.

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The quickest way to get from Sumatra to Singapore is to fly and subway which costs Rp380000 - Rp1300000 and takes 1h 56m.

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The distance between Sumatra and Singapore is 251 km.

It takes approximately 2h 17m to get from Sumatra to Singapore, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Sultan Syarif Kasim II Airport to Hang Nadim Airport is the direct flight which takes 40 min.

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Singapore is 1h ahead of Sumatra. It is currently 9:46 AM in Sumatra and 10:46 AM in Singapore.

Lion Mentari Airlines, Citilink Indonesia and Wings Air offer flights from Sultan Syarif Kasim II Airport to Hang Nadim Airport.

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There are 1155+ hotels available in Singapore. Prices start at $150 SGD per night.

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The best way to get from Sumatra to Sultan Syarif Kasim II Airport is to taxi which takes 8 min and costs Rp55000 - Rp70000.

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Map of how to get from Sumatra to Singapore.
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  • Distance: 250.8 km
  • Duration: 2h 17m

What companies run services between Sumatra, Indonesia and Singapore?

There is no direct connection from Sumatra to Singapore. However, you can take the taxi to Sultan Syarif Kasim II airport, fly to Hang Nadim, take the taxi to Batam Centre, then take the ferry to Singapore. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Sultan Syarif Kasim II airport, fly to Singapore Changi, take the walk to Changi Airport, take the subway to Tanah Merah, then take the subway to Singapore.

Airlines
Lion Mentari Airlines
Website
lionair.co.id
Flights from Sultan Syarif Kasim II to Hang Nadim
Ave. Duration
42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $65
Citilink Indonesia
Website
Flights from Sultan Syarif Kasim II to Hang Nadim
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $120
Wings Air
Website
lionair.co.id
Flights from Sultan Syarif Kasim II to Hang Nadim via Tanjung Pinang
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $150
Scoot Tigerair
Website
flyscoot.com
Flights from Sultan Syarif Kasim II to Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $110
Train operators
SMRT
Phone
+1 800-336-8900
Website
smrt.com.sg
Subway from Tanah Merah to City Hall
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
smrt.com.sg
Ferry operators
Horizon ferry
Phone
+65 6276 6711
Email
singapore@horizonfastferry.com
Website
horizonfastferry.com
Ferry from Batam Centre to SIngapore Harbour Front
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$48
Schedules at
horizonfastferry.com
Sindo Ferry
Phone
+65 6331 4123
Email
booking@sindoferry.com.sg
Website
sindoferry.com.sg
Ferry from Batam Centre to Singapore Harbour Front
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17
Schedules at
sindoferry.com.sg
Batam Fast Ferries
Phone
+65 6270 2228
Email
reservations@batamfast.com
Website
batamfast.com
Ferry from Batam Centre to Singapore Harbour Front
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$25
Schedules at
batamfast.com
Book at
batamfast.com
ASDP Indonesia Ferry
Phone
(021) 191
Email
pelanggan@indonesiaferry.co.id
Website
indonesiaferry.co.id
Car ferry from Mengkapan to Tanjung Balai Karimun
Ave. Duration
10h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
indonesiaferry.co.id
Adult Passenger
$6
Car Sedan
$104
Car ferry from Mengkapan to Pelabuhan Telaga Punggur
Ave. Duration
18h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
indonesiaferry.co.id
Adult Passenger
$9
Car Sedan
$149
Tobindo Ferry Service
Website
easybook.com
Ferry from Tanjung Balai Karimun to Puteri Harbour Ferry Terminal
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$22
Schedules at
puteriharbourferry.com
Book at
easybook.com

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