How to travel from Jambi to Manokwari, Indonesia

The distance between Jambi and Manokwari is around 3,713km (2,307 miles) and the quickest way to get there is to fly which takes around 6h 40m.

2 routes found

We've found 2 different ways to get from Jambi to Manokwari 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 ManokwariJambi if you're planning a return trip.

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Fly

Fly from Jambi (DJB) to Manokwari (MKW).

  • Duration6h 40m
  • Flight time6h 30m
  • Typical cost
    IDR 5,496,910($365)
Operated by

Batik Air

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Bus, Train and Ferry

Take the bus to Palembang then take the train to Bekri then take the bus to Jakarta and then to Surabaya Kota then take a ferry to Manokwari.

  • Duration5 days 11h
  • Departstwice a week
  • Typical cost
    IDR 1,707,485($115)
Operated by

Multiple operators

Frequently asked questionsabout travel between Jambi and Manokwari

There are several options for getting from Jambi to Manokwari 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 1,707,485 ($115) and will take around 5 days 11h. If you need to get there more quickly, you can fly and arrive in approximately 6h 40m, though it is a bit more costly at approximately IDR 5,496,910 ($365).

The distance between Jambi and Manokwari is around 3,713km (2,307 miles). In a direct line (as the crow flies), the distance is 3,388km (2,105 miles)

It takes around 6h 40m to get from Jambi and Manokwari by plane.

The quickest way to get from Jambi to Manokwari is to fly which takes around 6h 40m and will set you back approx IDR 5,496,910 ($365).

The cheapest way to travel between Jambi and Manokwari is to take the bus, then take the train and then take a ferry which will typically cost around IDR 1,707,485 ($115) for a standard one-way ticket.

Train travel

There is no train service that runs between Jambi and Manokwari. We recommend that you fly from Jambi (DJB) to Manokwari (MKW). instead which will take 6h 40m.

Bus travel

Sorry, looks like there is no bus service that runs between Jambi and Manokwari. We recommend that you fly from Jambi (DJB) to Manokwari (MKW). instead which will take 6h 40m.

Flights and Airlines

Yes you can fly from Jambi and Manokwari. Flights depart from Jambi (DJB) and arrive at Manokwari (MKW) - via Soekarno–Hatta (CGK). The flight takes around 6h 30m.

There is no direct flight from Jambi to Manokwari. There is however a flight that goes via Soekarno–Hatta (CGK) and Sorong (SOQ). This services will take at least 6h 40m (not including layover time).

The flight from Jambi to Manokwari typically takes around 6h 30m. Flights depart from Jambi (DJB) and and arrive into Manokwari (MKW).

The closest major airport to Manokwari is Rendani Airport (MKW) (MKW) which is approximately 4km (3 miles) from Manokwari. Frans Kaisiepo Airport (BIK) (BIK) and Sentani Airport (DJJ) (DJJ) 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 Manokwari. We recommend that you fly from Jambi (DJB) to Manokwari (MKW). instead which will take 6h 40m.

If you don't have a car, the easiest way to get from Jambi to Manokwari is to fly which takes, on average, 6h 40m and will usually cost around IDR 5,496,910 ($365).

How do I get from Jambi to Manokwari

Compare travel optionsbetween Jambi and Manokwari

Transport options from Jambi to Manokwari
Transport optionDurationCostFrequencyDistance
Fly
6h 40m
IDR 5,496,910($365)
on demand3,713km (2,307 miles)
Bus, Train and Ferry
5 days 11h
IDR 1,707,485($115)
twice a week4,542km (2,822 miles)

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Airports near Manokwari

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

MKW
Rendani Airport (MKW)
Domestic Airport
Distance
4km (3 miles) from Manokwari
BIK
Frans Kaisiepo Airport (BIK)
Domestic Airport
Distance
229km (142 miles) from Manokwari
DJJ
Sentani Airport (DJJ)
International Airport
Distance
740km (460 miles) from Manokwari