How to travel from Jambi to Denpasar, Indonesia

The distance between Jambi and Denpasar is around 1,599km (994 miles) and the quickest way to get there is to fly which takes around 3h 25m.

3 routes found

We've found 3 different ways to get from Jambi to Denpasar by plane, bus, car and ferry. The recommended routes, which include information on duration, ticket price, and level of difficulty, can be found below.

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

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plane
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Fly

Fly from Jambi (DJB) to Ngurah Rai (DPS).

  • Duration3h 25m
  • Flight time3h 10m
  • Typical cost
    IDR 2,920,700($195)
Operated by

Lion Mentari Airlines

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5 x bus
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Bus

Take the bus to Palembang, Lampung, Jakarta then Banyuwangi and then to Denpasar.

  • Duration2 days
  • Departstwice daily
  • Typical cost
    IDR 1,243,170($83)
Operated by

Multiple bus operators

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3
car
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4 x ferry
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Car and Ferry

Drive to Kuala Tungkal then take a ferry to Dabo, Tanjung Pinang then Makassar and then to Benoa.

  • Duration8 days 3h
  • Departsonce a week
  • Typical cost
    IDR 1,213,215($81)
Operated by

Multiple operators

Frequently asked questionsabout travel between Jambi and Denpasar

There are several options for getting from Jambi to Denpasar by plane, bus, car and ferry. The cheapest option is to drive and then take a ferry which costs around IDR 1,213,215 ($81) and will take around 8 days 3h. If you need to get there more quickly, you can fly and arrive in approximately 3h 25m, though it is a bit more costly at approximately IDR 2,920,700 ($195).

The distance between Jambi and Denpasar is around 1,599km (994 miles). In a direct line (as the crow flies), the distance is 1,504km (934 miles)

It takes around 3h 25m to get from Jambi and Denpasar by plane.

The quickest way to get from Jambi to Denpasar is to fly which takes around 3h 25m and will set you back approx IDR 2,920,700 ($195).

The cheapest way to travel between Jambi and Denpasar is to drive and then take a ferry which will typically cost around IDR 1,213,215 ($81) for a standard one-way ticket.

Train travel

There is no train service that runs between Jambi and Denpasar. We recommend that you fly from Jambi (DJB) to Ngurah Rai (DPS). instead which will take 3h 25m.

Bus travel

Yes there is a bus that runs regularly from Jambi and Denpasar. It typically takes around 2 days and departs twice daily.

There are no direct bus services that runs from Jambi to Denpasar. However, you can instead can take several connecting buses with changeovers in Palembang, Palembang, Lampung, Bandar Lampung, Jakarta and Banyuwangi. These services run twice daily and will take a minimum of 2 days.

Lorena, Maharani Tranz, Damri and LADJU Trans run regular bus services between Jambi and Denpasar. Buses run twice daily and take around 2 days on average but will vary depending on you book with.

Flights and Airlines

Yes you can fly from Jambi and Denpasar. Flights depart from Jambi (DJB) and arrive at Ngurah Rai (DPS) - via Soekarno–Hatta (CGK). The flight takes around 3h 10m.

There is no direct flight from Jambi to Denpasar. There is however a flight that goes via Soekarno–Hatta (CGK). This services will take at least 3h 25m (not including layover time).

The flight from Jambi to Denpasar typically takes around 3h 10m. Flights depart from Jambi (DJB) and and arrive into Ngurah Rai (DPS).

The closest major airport to Denpasar is Ngurah Rai International Airport (DPS) (DPS) which is approximately 12km (7 miles) from Denpasar. Blimbingsari Airport (BWX) (BWX) and Zainuddin Abdul Madjid International Airport (LOP) (LOP) 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 Denpasar. We recommend that you fly from Jambi (DJB) to Ngurah Rai (DPS). instead which will take 3h 25m.

If you don't have a car, the easiest way to get from Jambi to Denpasar is to fly which takes, on average, 3h 25m and will usually cost around IDR 2,920,700 ($195).

How do I get from Jambi to Denpasar

Compare travel optionsbetween Jambi and Denpasar

Transport options from Jambi to Denpasar
Transport optionDurationCostFrequencyDistance
Fly
3h 25m
IDR 2,920,700($195)
on demand1,599km (994 miles)
Bus
2 days
IDR 1,243,170($83)
twice daily2,018km (1,254 miles)
Car and Ferry
8 days 3h
IDR 1,213,215($81)
once a week3,801km (2,362 miles)

Top Carriersoperating between Jambi and Denpasar

Airlines

Ferry operators

Bus companies

Airports near Denpasar

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

DPS
Ngurah Rai International Airport (DPS)
International Airport
Distance
12km (7 miles) from Denpasar
BWX
Blimbingsari Airport (BWX)
Domestic Airport
Distance
104km (65 miles) from Denpasar
LOP
Zainuddin Abdul Madjid International Airport (LOP)
International Airport
Distance
117km (72 miles) from Denpasar