There are 5 ways to get from Surakarta to Malang by train, taxi, car or plane

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Train  •  6 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Solobalapan to Malang Malioboro Ekspres / ...

$3 - $14

4 alternative options

Taxi  •  4 h 1 min

  1. Take a taxi from Surakarta to Malang 177 miles

$70 - $90

Drive  •  4 h 1 min

  1. Drive from Surakarta to Malang 177 miles

$15 - $23

Fly from Solo, train  •  4 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Solo (SOC) to Surabaya (SUB) SOC - SUB
  2. Take the train from Sidoarjo to Malang

$35 - $179

Train to Yogyakarta, fly, train  •  6 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Solobalapan to Stasiun Maguwo
  2. Fly from Yogyakarta (JOG) to Surabaya (SUB) JOG - SUB
  3. Take the train from Sidoarjo to Malang

$34 - $144

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Solobalapan and arriving at Malang. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6 h 51 min.

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The distance between Surakarta and Malang is 204 km. The road distance is 283.3 km.

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The best way to get from Surakarta to Malang without a car is to train which takes 6 h 51 min and costs .

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The train from Solobalapan to Malang takes 6 h 51 min including transfers and departs every four hours.

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Surakarta to Malang train services, operated by Kereta API, depart from Solobalapan station.

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The quickest flight from Solo Airport to Surabaya Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h.

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Surakarta to Malang train services, operated by Kereta API, arrive at Malang station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Surakarta to Malang is 283 km. It takes approximately 4 h 1 min to drive from Surakarta to Malang.

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Wings Air offers flights from Solo Airport to Surabaya Airport.

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There are 561+ hotels available in Malang. Prices start at $17 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Surakarta to Malang.
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  • Distance: 127.3 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 51 min

What companies run services between Surakarta, Indonesia and Malang, Indonesia?

Kereta API operates a train from Surakarta to Malang every 4 hours. Tickets cost $3 - $14 and the journey takes 6 h 51 min.

Airlines
Wings Air
Website
lionair.co.id
Flights from Solo to Surabaya
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$30 - $150
Flights from Yogyakarta to Surabaya
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $250
PT. Sriwijaya Air
Website
sriwijayaair.co.id
Flights from Yogyakarta to Surabaya
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$28 - $130
Garuda Indonesia
Website
garuda-indonesia.com
Flights from Yogyakarta to Surabaya
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $250
Train operators
Prambanan Ekspres
Email
admin@prameks.com
Website
prameks.com
Train from Solobalapan to Stasiun Maguwo
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
prameks.com
Other operators
Taxi from Surakarta to Malang
Ave. Duration
4 h 1 min
Estimated price
$70 - $90

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The best way to get from Surakarta to Solo Airport is to taxi which takes 13 min and costs .

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