There are 4 ways to get from Surakarta to Malang by plane, train, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Fly  •  1 h 24 min

  1. Fly from Solo (SOC) to Malang (MLG) SOC - MLG

$48 - $151

Cheapest option

Train  •  6 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Solobalapan to Malang Malioboro Ekspres 94 / ...

$3 - $15

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  4 h 1 min

  1. Take a taxi from Surakarta to Malang 177 miles

$75 - $95

Drive  •  4 h 1 min

  1. Drive from Surakarta to Malang 177 miles

$15 - $23

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Surakarta to Malang is to train which costs Rp48000 - Rp210000 and takes 6 h 7 min.

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The quickest way to get from Surakarta to Malang is to fly which costs Rp650000 - Rp2200000 and takes 1 h 24 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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It takes approximately 1 h 24 min to get from Surakarta to Malang, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Solobalapan and arriving at Malang. Services depart four times a day. The journey takes approximately 6 h 7 min.

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

Wings Air flies from Surakarta to Malang once daily. Alternatively, Kereta API operates a train from Surakarta to Malang 4 times a day. Tickets cost $3 - $15 and the journey takes 6 h 7 min.

Wings Air
Flights from Solo to Malang
Ave. Duration
50 min
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $140
Train operators
Other operators
Taxi from Surakarta to Malang
Ave. Duration
4 h 1 min
Estimated price
$75 - $95

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