Directions from Tanjungbalai to Medan

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Recommended option

Train  •  4 h 25 min

  1. Putri Deli U55 / ...

$2 - $9

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  2 h 48 min

  1. 116.8 miles

$50 - $65

Drive  •  2 h 48 min

  1. 116.8 miles

$10 - $16

What companies run services between Tanjungbalai, Indonesia and Medan, Indonesia?

Kereta API operates a train from Tanjungbalai to Medan 3 times a day. Tickets cost $2 - $9 and the journey takes 4 h 25 min.

Train operators
Kereta API
Train from Tanjung Balai to Medan
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
3 times a day
Estimated price
$2 - $9
Book at
$2 - $9
$5 - $9
$7 - $14
Other operators
Taxi from Tanjungbalai to Medan
Ave. Duration
2 h 48 min
Estimated price
$50 - $65

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Tanjungbalai and Medan is 143 km. The road distance is 187 km.

The cheapest way to get from Tanjungbalai to Medan is to train which costs Rp27000 - Rp130000 and takes 4 h 25 min.

The quickest way to get from Tanjungbalai to Medan is to taxi which takes 2 h 48 min and costs Rp700000 - Rp900000.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Tanjung Balai and arriving at Medan. Services depart three times a day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 25 min.

The train from Tanjung Balai to Medan takes 4 h 25 min including transfers and departs three times a day.