How to travel from Komodo to Palembang, Indonesia

The distance between Komodo and Palembang is around 1,973km (1,226 miles) and the quickest way to get there is to take a ferry and then fly which takes around 7h 40m.

4 routes found

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

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Ferry and Plane

Take a ferry to Labuhanbajo then fly from Labuan Bajo (LBJ) to Sultan Mahmud Badaruddin II (PLM).

  • Duration7h 40m
  • Flight time3h 30m
  • Typical cost
    IDR 1,362,995($90)
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Ferry and Car

Take a ferry to Labuhanbajo, Makassar then Tanjung Priok and then to Belinyu Port then drive to Terminal Muntok then take a ferry to Tanjung Api Api then drive to Palembang.

  • Duration4 days 21h
  • Departsonce a week
  • Typical cost
    IDR 1,198,235($80)
Operated by

Multiple operators

2 similiar routes

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Frequently asked questionsabout travel between Komodo and Palembang

There are several options for getting from Komodo to Palembang by ferry, plane, bus, train and car. The cheapest option is to take a ferry and then drive which costs around IDR 1,198,235 ($80) and will take around 4 days 21h. If you need to get there more quickly, you can take a ferry and then fly and arrive in approximately 7h 40m, though it is a bit more costly at approximately IDR 1,362,995 ($90).

The distance between Komodo and Palembang is around 1,973km (1,226 miles). In a direct line (as the crow flies), the distance is 1,747km (1,085 miles)

It takes around 7h 40m to get from Komodo and Palembang by ferry and plane.

The quickest way to get from Komodo to Palembang is to take a ferry and then fly which takes around 7h 40m and will set you back approx IDR 1,362,995 ($90).

The cheapest way to travel between Komodo and Palembang is to take a ferry and then drive which will typically cost around IDR 1,198,235 ($80) for a standard one-way ticket.

Train travel

There is no train service that runs between Komodo and Palembang. We recommend that you take a ferry to Labuhanbajo then fly from Labuan Bajo (LBJ) to Sultan Mahmud Badaruddin II (PLM). instead which will take 7h 40m.

Bus travel

Sorry, looks like there is no bus service that runs between Komodo and Palembang. We recommend that you take a ferry to Labuhanbajo then fly from Labuan Bajo (LBJ) to Sultan Mahmud Badaruddin II (PLM). instead which will take 7h 40m.

Flights and Airlines

It doesn't look like you can fly directly from Komodo to Palembang. We recommend that you take a ferry to Labuhanbajo then fly from Labuan Bajo (LBJ) to Sultan Mahmud Badaruddin II (PLM). instead which will take 7h 40m.

The closest major airport to Palembang is Sultan Mahmud Badaruddin II International Airport (PLM) (PLM) which is approximately 12km (7 miles) from Palembang. Depati Amir Airport (PGK) (PGK) and Sultan Thaha Airport (DJB) (DJB) 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 Komodo to Palembang. We recommend that you take a ferry to Labuhanbajo then fly from Labuan Bajo (LBJ) to Sultan Mahmud Badaruddin II (PLM). instead which will take 7h 40m.

If you don't have a car, the easiest way to get from Komodo to Palembang is to take a ferry and then fly which takes, on average, 7h 40m and will usually cost around IDR 1,362,995 ($90).

How do I get from Komodo to Palembang

Compare travel optionsbetween Komodo and Palembang

Transport options from Komodo to Palembang
Transport optionDurationCostFrequencyDistance
Ferry and Plane
7h 40m
IDR 1,362,995($90)
once daily1,973km (1,226 miles)
Ferry and Car + 2 similar
4 days 21h
IDR 1,198,235($80)
once a week2,899km (1,801 miles)
Ferry, Bus and Train2 days 20h
IDR 1,407,930($95)
once a week2,470km (1,535 miles)
Ferry to Benoa, bus and train3 days 3h
IDR 1,333,040($89)
once a week2,513km (1,562 miles)

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Airports near Palembang

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

PLM
Sultan Mahmud Badaruddin II International Airport (PLM)
International Airport
Distance
12km (7 miles) from Palembang
PGK
Depati Amir Airport (PGK)
Domestic Airport
Distance
179km (111 miles) from Palembang
DJB
Sultan Thaha Airport (DJB)
Domestic Airport
Distance
195km (121 miles) from Palembang