How to travel from Jambi to East Nusa Tenggara, Indonesia

The distance between Jambi and East Nusa Tenggara is around 2,088km (1,298 miles) and the quickest way to get there is to fly which takes around 3h 50m.

3 routes found

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

👋 Also check out East Nusa TenggaraJambi if you're planning a return trip.

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Fly

Fly from Jambi (DJB) to Labuan Bajo (LBJ).

  • Duration3h 50m
  • Flight time3h 45m
  • Typical cost
    IDR 2,456,385($165)
Operated by

Batik Air

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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 Surabaya Pasar Turi then take a ferry to Kupang Ferry Terminal.

  • Duration4 days 23h
  • Departsonce a week
  • Typical cost
    IDR 1,348,015($90)
Operated by

Multiple operators

Frequently asked questionsabout travel between Jambi and East Nusa Tenggara

There are several options for getting from Jambi to East Nusa Tenggara by plane, bus, train and ferry. The cheapest option is to take the bus, then take the train and then take a ferry which costs around IDR 1,348,015 ($90) and will take around 4 days 23h. If you need to get there more quickly, you can fly and arrive in approximately 3h 50m, though it is a bit more costly at approximately IDR 2,456,385 ($165).

The distance between Jambi and East Nusa Tenggara is around 2,088km (1,298 miles). In a direct line (as the crow flies), the distance is 2,043km (1,269 miles)

It takes around 3h 50m to get from Jambi and East Nusa Tenggara by plane.

The quickest way to get from Jambi to East Nusa Tenggara is to fly which takes around 3h 50m and will set you back approx IDR 2,456,385 ($165).

The cheapest way to travel between Jambi and East Nusa Tenggara is to take the bus, then take the train and then take a ferry which will typically cost around IDR 1,348,015 ($90) for a standard one-way ticket.

Train travel

There is no train service that runs between Jambi and East Nusa Tenggara. We recommend that you fly from Jambi (DJB) to Labuan Bajo (LBJ). instead which will take 3h 50m.

Bus travel

Sorry, looks like there is no bus service that runs between Jambi and East Nusa Tenggara. We recommend that you fly from Jambi (DJB) to Labuan Bajo (LBJ). instead which will take 3h 50m.

Flights and Airlines

Yes you can fly from Jambi and East Nusa Tenggara. Flights depart from Jambi (DJB) and arrive at Labuan Bajo (LBJ) - via Soekarno–Hatta (CGK). The flight takes around 3h 45m.

There is no direct flight from Jambi to East Nusa Tenggara. There is however a flight that goes via Soekarno–Hatta (CGK). This services will take at least 3h 50m (not including layover time).

The flight from Jambi to East Nusa Tenggara typically takes around 3h 45m. Flights depart from Jambi (DJB) and and arrive into Labuan Bajo (LBJ).

The closest major airport to East Nusa Tenggara is Bajawa Soa Airport (BJW) (BJW) which is approximately 43km (27 miles) from East Nusa Tenggara. Komodo Airport (LBJ) (LBJ) and Sultan Hasanuddin International Airport (UPG) (UPG) 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 East Nusa Tenggara. We recommend that you fly from Jambi (DJB) to Labuan Bajo (LBJ). instead which will take 3h 50m.

If you don't have a car, the easiest way to get from Jambi to East Nusa Tenggara is to fly which takes, on average, 3h 50m and will usually cost around IDR 2,456,385 ($165).

How do I get from Jambi to East Nusa Tenggara

Compare travel optionsbetween Jambi and East Nusa Tenggara

Transport options from Jambi to East Nusa Tenggara
Transport optionDurationCostFrequencyDistance
Fly + 1 similar
3h 50m
IDR 2,456,385($165)
on demand2,088km (1,298 miles)
Fly to Kupang (KOE)4h 45m
IDR 2,231,715($150)
on demand2,542km (1,579 miles)
Bus, Train and Ferry
4 days 23h
IDR 1,348,015($90)
once a week3,336km (2,073 miles)

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Airports near East Nusa Tenggara

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

BJW
Bajawa Soa Airport (BJW)
Domestic Airport
Distance
43km (27 miles) from East Nusa Tenggara
LBJ
Komodo Airport (LBJ)
Domestic Airport
Distance
89km (56 miles) from East Nusa Tenggara
UPG
Sultan Hasanuddin International Airport (UPG)
International Airport
Distance
408km (254 miles) from East Nusa Tenggara