How to travel from Jambi to Nabire, Indonesia

The distance between Jambi and Nabire is around 4,073km (2,531 miles) and the quickest way to get there is to fly which takes around 7h 15m.

4 routes found

We've found 4 different ways to get from Jambi to Nabire by plane, taxi, ferry, bus and train. The recommended routes, which include information on duration, ticket price, and level of difficulty, can be found below.

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

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Fly

Fly from Jambi (DJB) to Nabire (NBX).

  • Duration7h 15m
  • Flight time7h 10m
  • Typical cost
    IDR 8,282,810($555)
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 Nabire.

  • Duration6 days 1h
  • Departsonce a week
  • Typical cost
    IDR 1,632,595($110)
Operated by

Multiple operators

Frequently asked questionsabout travel between Jambi and Nabire

There are several options for getting from Jambi to Nabire by plane, taxi, ferry, bus and train. The cheapest option is to take the bus, then take the train and then take a ferry which costs around IDR 1,632,595 ($110) and will take around 6 days 1h. If you need to get there more quickly, you can fly and arrive in approximately 7h 15m, though it is a bit more costly at approximately IDR 8,282,810 ($555).

The distance between Jambi and Nabire is around 4,073km (2,531 miles). In a direct line (as the crow flies), the distance is 3,548km (2,205 miles)

It takes around 7h 15m to get from Jambi and Nabire by plane.

The quickest way to get from Jambi to Nabire is to fly which takes around 7h 15m and will set you back approx IDR 8,282,810 ($555).

The cheapest way to travel between Jambi and Nabire is to take the bus, then take the train and then take a ferry which will typically cost around IDR 1,632,595 ($110) for a standard one-way ticket.

Train travel

There is no train service that runs between Jambi and Nabire. We recommend that you fly from Jambi (DJB) to Nabire (NBX). instead which will take 7h 15m.

Bus travel

Sorry, looks like there is no bus service that runs between Jambi and Nabire. We recommend that you fly from Jambi (DJB) to Nabire (NBX). instead which will take 7h 15m.

Flights and Airlines

Yes you can fly from Jambi and Nabire. Flights depart from Jambi (DJB) and arrive at Nabire (NBX) - via Soekarno–Hatta (CGK). The flight takes around 7h 10m.

There is no direct flight from Jambi to Nabire. There is however a flight that goes via Soekarno–Hatta (CGK) and Tembagapura (TIM). This services will take at least 7h 15m (not including layover time).

The flight from Jambi to Nabire typically takes around 7h 10m. Flights depart from Jambi (DJB) and and arrive into Nabire (NBX).

The closest major airport to Nabire is Nabire Airport (NBX) (NBX) which is approximately 8km (5 miles) from Nabire. Kaimana Airport (KNG) (KNG) 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 Nabire. We recommend that you fly from Jambi (DJB) to Nabire (NBX). instead which will take 7h 15m.

If you don't have a car, the easiest way to get from Jambi to Nabire is to fly which takes, on average, 7h 15m and will usually cost around IDR 8,282,810 ($555).

How do I get from Jambi to Nabire

Compare travel optionsbetween Jambi and Nabire

Transport options from Jambi to Nabire
Transport optionDurationCostFrequencyDistance
Fly + 2 similar
7h 15m
IDR 8,282,810($555)
on demand4,158km (2,584 miles)
Plane and Taxi13h 15m
IDR 7,983,250($535)
on demand4,349km (2,702 miles)
Plane and Ferry15h 10m
IDR 5,676,645($380)
twice a week4,073km (2,531 miles)
Bus, Train and Ferry
6 days 1h
IDR 1,632,595($110)
once a week4,937km (3,068 miles)

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Airports near Nabire

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

NBX
Nabire Airport (NBX)
Domestic Airport
Distance
8km (5 miles) from Nabire
KNG
Kaimana Airport (KNG)
Domestic Airport
Distance
197km (122 miles) from Nabire
DJJ
Sentani Airport (DJJ)
International Airport
Distance
563km (350 miles) from Nabire