How to travel from Jambi to Kediri, Indonesia

The distance between Jambi and Kediri is around 1,292km (803 miles) and the quickest way to get there is to fly and then take the train which takes around 5h 15m.

9 routes found

We've found 9 different ways to get from Jambi to Kediri 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 KediriJambi if you're planning a return trip.

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Plane and Train

Fly from Jambi (DJB) to Solo (SOC) then take the train to Kediri.

  • Duration5h 15m
  • Flight time2h 40m
  • Typical cost
    IDR 2,471,365($165)
Operated by

Multiple operators

4 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 Kediri.

  • Duration1 day 11h
  • Departsonce daily
  • Typical cost
    IDR 793,830($53)
Operated by

Multiple operators

1 similiar route

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Bus

Take the bus to Palembang, Lampung, Jakarta then Surabaya Kota and then to Kediri.

  • Duration1 day 16h
  • Departsonce daily
  • Typical cost
    IDR 1,348,015($90)
Operated by

Multiple bus operators

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Car and Ferry

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

  • Duration19h 25m
  • Departshourly
  • Typical cost
    IDR 2,471,365($165)
Operated by

Multiple operators

Frequently asked questionsabout travel between Jambi and Kediri

There are several options for getting from Jambi to Kediri by plane, train, bus, ferry and car. The cheapest option is to take the bus, then take the train and then take a ferry which costs around IDR 793,830 ($53) and will take around 1 day 11h. If you need to get there more quickly, you can fly and then take the train and arrive in approximately 5h 15m, though it is a bit more costly at approximately IDR 2,471,365 ($165).

The distance between Jambi and Kediri is around 1,292km (803 miles). In a direct line (as the crow flies), the distance is 1,171km (727 miles)

It takes around 5h 15m to get from Jambi and Kediri by plane and train.

The quickest way to get from Jambi to Kediri is to fly and then take the train which takes around 5h 15m and will set you back approx IDR 2,471,365 ($165).

The cheapest way to travel between Jambi and Kediri is to take the bus, then take the train and then take a ferry which will typically cost around IDR 793,830 ($53) for a standard one-way ticket.

Train travel

There is no train service that runs between Jambi and Kediri. We recommend that you fly from Jambi (DJB) to Solo (SOC) then take the train to Kediri. instead which will take 5h 15m.

Bus travel

Yes there is a bus that runs regularly from Jambi and Kediri. It typically takes around 1 day 16h and departs once daily.

There are no direct bus services that runs from Jambi to Kediri. However, you can instead can take several connecting buses with changeovers in Palembang, Palembang, Lampung, Jakarta, Surabaya Kota and Surabaya. These services run once daily and will take a minimum of 1 day 16h.

Lorena, Maharani Tranz, Damri and Joy Travel run regular bus services between Jambi and Kediri. Buses run once daily and take around 1 day 16h on average but will vary depending on you book with.

Flights and Airlines

It doesn't look like you can fly directly from Jambi to Kediri. We recommend that you fly from Jambi (DJB) to Solo (SOC) then take the train to Kediri. instead which will take 5h 15m.

The closest major airport to Kediri is Abdul Rachman Saleh Airport (MLG) (MLG) which is approximately 62km (38 miles) from Kediri. Juanda International Airport (SUB) (SUB) and Adisumarmo International Airport (SOC) (SOC) 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 Kediri. We recommend that you fly from Jambi (DJB) to Solo (SOC) then take the train to Kediri. instead which will take 5h 15m.

If you don't have a car, the easiest way to get from Jambi to Kediri is to fly and then take the train which takes, on average, 5h 15m and will usually cost around IDR 2,471,365 ($165).

How do I get from Jambi to Kediri

Compare travel optionsbetween Jambi and Kediri

Transport options from Jambi to Kediri
Transport optionDurationCostFrequencyDistance
Plane and Train + 4 similar
5h 15m
IDR 2,471,365($165)
every 20 mins1,292km (803 miles)
Fly to Juanda International (SUB), Train5h 40m
IDR 2,441,405($165)
once daily1,434km (891 miles)
Fly to Malang (MLG), Train5h 45m
IDR 2,561,230($170)
every 4 hours1,459km (907 miles)
Fly to Yogyakarta (YIA), Train6h 55m
IDR 2,246,695($150)
every 20 mins1,331km (827 miles)
Fly to Ahmad Yani (SRG), Train7h 55m
IDR 1,767,400($120)
4 times a day1,338km (831 miles)
Bus, Train and Ferry + 1 similar
1 day 11h
IDR 793,830($53)
once daily1,678km (1,042 miles)
Bus, Ferry and Train1 day 12h
IDR 808,810($54)
once daily1,593km (990 miles)
Bus
1 day 16h
IDR 1,348,015($90)
once daily1,737km (1,079 miles)
Car and Ferry
19h 25m
IDR 2,471,365($165)
hourly1,496km (929 miles)

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Airports near Kediri

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

MLG
Abdul Rachman Saleh Airport (MLG)
Domestic Airport
Distance
62km (38 miles) from Kediri
SUB
Juanda International Airport (SUB)
International Airport
Distance
84km (52 miles) from Kediri
SOC
Adisumarmo International Airport (SOC)
International Airport
Distance
160km (99 miles) from Kediri