How to travel from Jambi to Cirebon, Indonesia

The distance between Jambi and Cirebon is around 857km (532 miles) and the quickest way to get there is to fly and then take the train which takes around 4h 55m.

7 routes found

We've found 7 different ways to get from Jambi to Cirebon by plane, train, bus, ferry and car. The recommended routes, which include information on duration, ticket price, and level of difficulty, can be found below.

👋 Also check out CirebonJambi if you're planning a return trip.

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Plane and Train

Fly from Jambi (DJB) to Soekarno–Hatta (CGK) then take the train to Cirebon.

  • Duration4h 55m
  • Flight time1h 15m
  • Typical cost
    IDR 1,407,930($95)
Operated by

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2 similiar routes

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Bus, Train and Ferry

Take the bus to Palembang then take the train to Tanjung Karang then take a ferry to Gambir Station then take the train to Cirebon.

  • Duration1 day 3h
  • Departsonce daily
  • Typical cost
    IDR 718,940($48)
Operated by

Multiple operators

1 similiar route

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Bus and Ferry

Take the bus to Palembang and then to Lampung then take a ferry to Gambir Station then take the bus to Cirebon.

  • Duration1 day 7h
  • Departsonce daily
  • Typical cost
    IDR 659,030($44)
Operated by

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Car and Ferry

Drive to Bakauheni Port then take a ferry to Merak then drive to Cirebon.

  • Duration13h 50m
  • Departshourly
  • Typical cost
    IDR 1,647,575($110)
Operated by

Multiple operators

Frequently asked questionsabout travel between Jambi and Cirebon

There are several options for getting from Jambi to Cirebon by plane, train, bus, ferry and car. The cheapest option is to take the bus and then take a ferry which costs around IDR 659,030 ($44) and will take around 1 day 7h. If you need to get there more quickly, you can fly and then take the train and arrive in approximately 4h 55m, though it is a bit more costly at approximately IDR 1,407,930 ($95).

The distance between Jambi and Cirebon is around 857km (532 miles). In a direct line (as the crow flies), the distance is 788km (490 miles)

It takes around 4h 55m to get from Jambi and Cirebon by plane and train.

The quickest way to get from Jambi to Cirebon is to fly and then take the train which takes around 4h 55m and will set you back approx IDR 1,407,930 ($95).

The cheapest way to travel between Jambi and Cirebon is to take the bus and then take a ferry which will typically cost around IDR 659,030 ($44) for a standard one-way ticket.

Train travel

There is no train service that runs between Jambi and Cirebon. We recommend that you fly from Jambi (DJB) to Soekarno–Hatta (CGK) then take the train to Cirebon. instead which will take 4h 55m.

Bus travel

Sorry, looks like there is no bus service that runs between Jambi and Cirebon. We recommend that you fly from Jambi (DJB) to Soekarno–Hatta (CGK) then take the train to Cirebon. instead which will take 4h 55m.

Flights and Airlines

It doesn't look like you can fly directly from Jambi to Cirebon. We recommend that you fly from Jambi (DJB) to Soekarno–Hatta (CGK) then take the train to Cirebon. instead which will take 4h 55m.

The closest major airport to Cirebon is Husein Sastranegara International Airport (BDO) (BDO) which is approximately 110km (68 miles) from Cirebon. Halim Perdanakusuma Airport (HLP) (HLP) and Achmad Yani International Airport (SRG) (SRG) are also nearby and might be a better alternative airport depending on where you are flying from.

Drive yourself

No, its not really possible or feasible to drive from Jambi to Cirebon. We recommend that you fly from Jambi (DJB) to Soekarno–Hatta (CGK) then take the train to Cirebon. instead which will take 4h 55m.

If you don't have a car, the easiest way to get from Jambi to Cirebon is to fly and then take the train which takes, on average, 4h 55m and will usually cost around IDR 1,407,930 ($95).

How do I get from Jambi to Cirebon

Compare travel optionsbetween Jambi and Cirebon

Transport options from Jambi to Cirebon
Transport optionDurationCostFrequencyDistance
Plane and Train + 2 similar
4h 55m
IDR 1,407,930($95)
hourly857km (532 miles)
Fly to Ahmad Yani (SRG), Train5h 20m
IDR 1,767,400($120)
every 3 hours1,259km (783 miles)
Plane, Bus and Train6h 40m
IDR 2,231,715($150)
every 3 hours1,295km (805 miles)
Bus, Train and Ferry + 1 similar
1 day 3h
IDR 718,940($48)
once daily1,124km (698 miles)
Bus, Ferry and Train1 day 4h
IDR 733,920($49)
once daily1,039km (646 miles)
Bus and Ferry
1 day 7h
IDR 659,030($44)
once daily1,042km (648 miles)
Car and Ferry
13h 50m
IDR 1,647,575($110)
hourly1,003km (623 miles)

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Airports near Cirebon

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

BDO
Husein Sastranegara International Airport (BDO)
International Airport
Distance
110km (68 miles) from Cirebon
HLP
Halim Perdanakusuma Airport (HLP)
Domestic Airport
Distance
191km (119 miles) from Cirebon
SRG
Achmad Yani International Airport (SRG)
International Airport
Distance
203km (126 miles) from Cirebon