How to travel from Komodo to Lake Toba, Indonesia

The distance between Komodo and Lake Toba is around 2,895km (1,799 miles) and the quickest way to get there is to take a ferry, then fly and then drive which takes around 10h 10m.

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We've found 1 different ways to get from Komodo to Lake Toba by ferry, plane and car. The recommended routes, which include information on duration, ticket price, and level of difficulty, can be found below.

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

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Ferry, Plane and Car

Take a ferry to Labuhanbajo then fly from Labuan Bajo (LBJ) to Silangit (DTB) then drive to Ajibata then take a ferry to Ambarita.

  • Duration10h 10m
  • Flight time4h 35m
  • Typical cost
    IDR 2,051,980($135)
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Frequently asked questionsabout travel between Komodo and Lake Toba

There are several options for getting from Komodo to Lake Toba by ferry, plane and car. The cheapest option is to take a ferry, then fly and then drive which costs around IDR 2,051,980 ($135) and will take around 10h 10m.

The distance between Komodo and Lake Toba is around 2,895km (1,799 miles). In a direct line (as the crow flies), the distance is 2,600km (1,616 miles)

It takes around 10h 10m to get from Komodo and Lake Toba by ferry, plane and car.

The quickest way to get from Komodo to Lake Toba is to take a ferry, then fly and then drive which takes around 10h 10m and will set you back approx IDR 2,051,980 ($135).

The cheapest way to travel between Komodo and Lake Toba is to take a ferry, then fly and then drive which will typically cost around IDR 2,051,980 ($135) for a standard one-way ticket.

Flights and Airlines

It doesn't look like you can fly directly from Komodo to Lake Toba. We recommend that you take a ferry to Labuhanbajo then fly from Labuan Bajo (LBJ) to Silangit (DTB) then drive to Ajibata then take a ferry to Ambarita. instead which will take 10h 10m.

The closest major airport to Lake Toba is Silangit Airport (DTB) (DTB) which is approximately 40km (25 miles) from Lake Toba. Kualanamu International Airport (KNO) (KNO) and Ferdinand Lumban Tobing Airport (FLZ) (FLZ) are also nearby and might be a better alternative airport depending on where you are flying from.

Drive yourself

If you don't have a car, the easiest way to get from Komodo to Lake Toba is to take a ferry, then fly and then drive which takes, on average, 10h 10m and will usually cost around IDR 2,051,980 ($135).

How do I get from Komodo to Lake Toba

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Airports near Lake Toba

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

DTB
Silangit Airport (DTB)
Domestic Airport
Distance
40km (25 miles) from Lake Toba
KNO
Kualanamu International Airport (KNO)
International Airport
Distance
114km (71 miles) from Lake Toba
FLZ
Ferdinand Lumban Tobing Airport (FLZ)
Domestic Airport
Distance
117km (73 miles) from Lake Toba