How to travel from Komodo to Tanjung Pandan, Indonesia

The distance between Komodo and Tanjung Pandan is around 1,950km (1,212 miles) and the quickest way to get there is to take a ferry and then fly which takes around 7h 15m.

4 routes found

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

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

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Ferry and Plane

Take a ferry to Labuan Bajo then fly from Labuan Bajo (LBJ) to Tanjung Pandan (TJQ).

  • Duration7h 15m
  • Flight time3h 30m
  • Typical cost
    IDR 3,714,535($250)
Operated by

Multiple operators

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Ferry

Take a ferry to Labuan Bajo, Lembar, Surabaya then Tanjung Priok and then to Tanjung Pandan.

  • Duration4 days
  • Departsonce a week
  • Typical cost
    IDR 718,940($48)
Operated by

Multiple ferry operators

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Ferry and Bus

Take a ferry to Benoa then take the bus to Banyuwangi and then to Pulo Gebang Terminal then take a ferry to Tanjung Pandan.

  • Duration2 days 14h
  • Departsonce a week
  • Typical cost
    IDR 1,198,235($80)
Operated by

Multiple operators

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Frequently asked questionsabout travel between Komodo and Tanjung Pandan

There are several options for getting from Komodo to Tanjung Pandan by ferry, plane, bus and train. The cheapest option is to take a ferry which costs around IDR 718,940 ($48) and will take around 4 days. If you need to get there more quickly, you can take a ferry and then fly and arrive in approximately 7h 15m, though it is a bit more costly at approximately IDR 3,714,535 ($250).

The distance between Komodo and Tanjung Pandan is around 1,950km (1,212 miles). In a direct line (as the crow flies), the distance is 1,463km (909 miles)

It takes around 7h 15m to get from Komodo and Tanjung Pandan by ferry and plane.

The quickest way to get from Komodo to Tanjung Pandan is to take a ferry and then fly which takes around 7h 15m and will set you back approx IDR 3,714,535 ($250).

The cheapest way to travel between Komodo and Tanjung Pandan is to take a ferry which will typically cost around IDR 718,940 ($48) for a standard one-way ticket.

Train travel

There is no train service that runs between Komodo and Tanjung Pandan. We recommend that you take a ferry to Labuan Bajo then fly from Labuan Bajo (LBJ) to Tanjung Pandan (TJQ). instead which will take 7h 15m.

Bus travel

Sorry, looks like there is no bus service that runs between Komodo and Tanjung Pandan. We recommend that you take a ferry to Labuan Bajo then fly from Labuan Bajo (LBJ) to Tanjung Pandan (TJQ). instead which will take 7h 15m.

Ferry/Boat travel

Yes there is a ferry service that runs between Komodo and Tanjung Pandan. The ferry typically takes around 4 days and departs once a week.

Local Boat Indonesia, Pelni and ASDP Indonesia Ferry run the ferry services between Komodo and Tanjung Pandan. Ferries run once a week and take around 4 days on average but will vary depending on conditions and travel date.

Flights and Airlines

It doesn't look like you can fly directly from Komodo to Tanjung Pandan. We recommend that you take a ferry to Labuan Bajo then fly from Labuan Bajo (LBJ) to Tanjung Pandan (TJQ). instead which will take 7h 15m.

The closest major airport to Tanjung Pandan is Bulutumbang Airport (TJQ) (TJQ) which is approximately 11km (7 miles) from Tanjung Pandan. Depati Amir Airport (PGK) (PGK) and Sultan Mahmud Badaruddin II International Airport (PLM) (PLM) 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 Tanjung Pandan. We recommend that you take a ferry to Labuan Bajo then fly from Labuan Bajo (LBJ) to Tanjung Pandan (TJQ). instead which will take 7h 15m.

If you don't have a car, the easiest way to get from Komodo to Tanjung Pandan is to take a ferry and then fly which takes, on average, 7h 15m and will usually cost around IDR 3,714,535 ($250).

How do I get from Komodo to Tanjung Pandan

Compare travel optionsbetween Komodo and Tanjung Pandan

Transport options from Komodo to Tanjung Pandan
Transport optionDurationCostFrequencyDistance
Ferry and Plane
7h 15m
IDR 3,714,535($250)
once daily1,950km (1,212 miles)
Ferry
4 days
IDR 718,940($48)
once a week2,118km (1,316 miles)
Ferry and Bus + 1 similar
2 days 14h
IDR 1,198,235($80)
once a week2,235km (1,389 miles)
Ferry, Bus and Train2 days 22h
IDR 1,108,370($74)
once a week2,252km (1,400 miles)

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Airports near Tanjung Pandan

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

TJQ
Bulutumbang Airport (TJQ)
Domestic Airport
Distance
11km (7 miles) from Tanjung Pandan
PGK
Depati Amir Airport (PGK)
Domestic Airport
Distance
180km (112 miles) from Tanjung Pandan
PLM
Sultan Mahmud Badaruddin II International Airport (PLM)
International Airport
Distance
329km (204 miles) from Tanjung Pandan