How to travel from Jakarta to Probolinggo, Indonesia

The distance between Jakarta and Probolinggo is around 784km (487 miles) and the quickest way to get there is to fly and then take the train which takes around 4h 50m.

9 routes found

We've found 9 different ways to get from Jakarta to Probolinggo by plane, train, bus and car. The recommended routes, which include information on duration, ticket price, and level of difficulty, can be found below.

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Fly to Malang (MLG), Train

Fly from Soekarno–Hatta (CGK) to Malang (MLG) then take the train to Probolinggo.

  • Duration4h 50m
  • Flight time1h 35m
  • Typical cost
    IDR 1,707,485($115)
Operated by

Multiple operators

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Bus

Take the bus to Probolinggo.

  • Duration12hrs
  • Departsonce daily
  • Typical cost
    IDR 404,405($27)
Operated by

Damri

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Train

Take the train to Bangil and then to Probolinggo.

  • Duration13h 20m
  • Departsonce daily
  • Typical cost
    IDR 419,385($28)
Operated by

Kereta API

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Drive

Drive to Probolinggo.

  • Duration9h 20m
  • Distance862km (535 miles)
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Frequently asked questionsabout travel between Jakarta and Probolinggo

There are several options for getting from Jakarta to Probolinggo by plane, train, bus and car. The cheapest option is to take the bus which costs around IDR 404,405 ($27) and will take around 12hrs. If you need to get there more quickly, you can fly and then take the train and arrive in approximately 4h 50m, though it is a bit more costly at approximately IDR 1,707,485 ($115).

The distance between Jakarta and Probolinggo is around 784km (487 miles). In a direct line (as the crow flies), the distance is 739km (459 miles)

It takes around 5hrs to get from Jakarta and Probolinggo by plane and train. If you are travelling by car it will take around 9h 20m to drive there.

The quickest way to get from Jakarta to Probolinggo is to fly and then take the train which takes around 4h 50m and will set you back approx IDR 1,707,485 ($115).

The cheapest way to travel between Jakarta and Probolinggo, if you exclude driving, is to take the bus which will typically cost around IDR 404,405 ($27) for a standard one-way ticket.

Train travel

Yes there is a train service that runs between Jakarta and Probolinggo. It typically takes around 13h 20m and departs once daily.

There are no direct train services that runs from Jakarta to Probolinggo. However, you can instead can take several connecting trains with a changeover in Bangil. These services run once daily and will take a minimum of 13h 20m.

Kereta API run train services between Jakarta and Probolinggo. Trains depart once daily and will take around 13h 20m, however, this may vary depending on the particular service and whether it runs express or stops all stations.

Bus travel

Yes there is a bus that runs regularly from Jakarta and Probolinggo. It typically takes around 12hrs and departs once daily.

Yes there is a direct bus service that runs between Jakarta and Probolinggo with no changeovers required. The bus runs once daily and takes 12hrs.

Damri run regular bus services between Jakarta and Probolinggo. Buses run once daily and take around 12hrs on average but will vary depending on you book with.

Flights and Airlines

It doesn't look like you can fly directly from Jakarta to Probolinggo. We recommend that you fly from Jakarta Halim Perdana Kusuma (HLP) to Malang (MLG) then take the train to Probolinggo. instead which will take 5hrs.

The closest major airport to Probolinggo is Abdul Rachman Saleh Airport (MLG) (MLG) which is approximately 65km (41 miles) from Probolinggo. Juanda International Airport (SUB) (SUB) and Blimbingsari Airport (BWX) (BWX) are also nearby and might be a better alternative airport depending on where you are flying from.

Drive yourself

Yes it is possible to drive from Jakarta and Probolinggo. The distance is around 862km (535 miles) by road and it will take around 9h 20m in normal traffic conditons.

If you don't have a car, the easiest way to get from Jakarta to Probolinggo is to fly and then take the train which takes, on average, 5hrs and will usually cost around IDR 1,662,555 ($110).

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Compare travel optionsbetween Jakarta and Probolinggo

Transport options from Jakarta to Probolinggo
Transport optionDurationCostFrequencyDistance
Fly to Malang (MLG), Train + 5 similar
4h 50m
IDR 1,707,485($115)
once daily843km (524 miles)
Plane and Train5hrs
IDR 1,662,555($110)
once daily792km (492 miles)
Fly to Juanda International (SUB), Train5h 5m
IDR 1,452,860($95)
once daily834km (518 miles)
Fly to Juanda International (SUB), Train5h 20m
IDR 1,557,705($105)
once daily784km (487 miles)
Fly to Banyuwangi International (BWX), Train6h 10m
IDR 1,872,245($125)
5 times a day1,115km (693 miles)
Fly to Solo (SOC), Train8h 15m
IDR 1,123,345($75)
every 20 mins881km (547 miles)
Bus
12hrs
IDR 404,405($27)
once daily862km (535 miles)
Train
13h 20m
IDR 419,385($28)
once daily820km (509 miles)
Drive
9h 20m
IDR 1,437,885($95)
on demand862km (535 miles)

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Airports near Probolinggo

The following major airports near Probolinggo offer regular flights to various popular destinations within Indonesia and internationally.

MLG
Abdul Rachman Saleh Airport (MLG)
Domestic Airport
Distance
65km (41 miles) from Probolinggo
SUB
Juanda International Airport (SUB)
International Airport
Distance
78km (48 miles) from Probolinggo
BWX
Blimbingsari Airport (BWX)
Domestic Airport
Distance
124km (77 miles) from Probolinggo