How to travel from Kuta to Manokwari, Indonesia

The distance between Kuta and Manokwari is around 3,097km (1,924 miles) and the quickest way to get there is to fly which takes around 7h 5m.

3 routes found

We've found 3 different ways to get from Kuta 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 ManokwariKuta if you're planning a return trip.

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Fly

Fly from Ngurah Rai (DPS) to Manokwari (MKW).

  • Duration7h 5m
  • Flight time6h 55m
  • Typical cost
    IDR 7,638,755($510)
Operated by

Batik Air

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Ferry

Take a ferry to Bau-Bau and then to Manokwari.

  • Duration7 days 18h
  • Departsonce a week
  • Typical cost
    IDR 928,635($62)
Operated by

Pelni

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Bus, Train and Ferry

Take the bus to Jember then take the train to Surabaya Kota then take a ferry to Manokwari.

  • Duration4 days 12h
  • Departstwice a week
  • Typical cost
    IDR 1,093,390($73)
Operated by

Multiple operators

Frequently asked questionsabout travel between Kuta and Manokwari

There are several options for getting from Kuta to Manokwari by plane, bus, train and ferry. The cheapest option is to take a ferry which costs around IDR 928,635 ($62) and will take around 7 days 18h. If you need to get there more quickly, you can fly and arrive in approximately 7h 5m, though it is a bit more costly at approximately IDR 7,638,755 ($510).

The distance between Kuta and Manokwari is around 3,097km (1,924 miles). In a direct line (as the crow flies), the distance is 2,268km (1,409 miles)

It takes around 7h 5m to get from Kuta and Manokwari by plane.

The quickest way to get from Kuta to Manokwari is to fly which takes around 7h 5m and will set you back approx IDR 7,638,755 ($510).

The cheapest way to travel between Kuta and Manokwari is to take a ferry which will typically cost around IDR 928,635 ($62) for a standard one-way ticket.

Train travel

There is no train service that runs between Kuta and Manokwari. We recommend that you fly from Ngurah Rai (DPS) to Manokwari (MKW). instead which will take 7h 5m.

Bus travel

Sorry, looks like there is no bus service that runs between Kuta and Manokwari. We recommend that you fly from Ngurah Rai (DPS) to Manokwari (MKW). instead which will take 7h 5m.

Ferry/Boat travel

Yes there is a ferry service that runs between Kuta and Manokwari. The ferry typically takes around 7 days 18h and departs once a week.

Pelni run the ferry services between Kuta and Manokwari. Ferries run once a week and take around 7 days 18h on average but will vary depending on conditions and travel date.

Flights and Airlines

Yes you can fly from Kuta and Manokwari. Flights depart from Ngurah Rai (DPS) and arrive at Manokwari (MKW) - via Soekarno–Hatta (CGK). The flight takes around 6h 55m.

There is no direct flight from Kuta to Manokwari. There is however a flight that goes via Soekarno–Hatta (CGK) and Sorong (SOQ). This services will take at least 7h 5m (not including layover time).

The flight from Kuta to Manokwari typically takes around 6h 55m. Flights depart from Ngurah Rai (DPS) 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 Kuta to Manokwari. We recommend that you fly from Ngurah Rai (DPS) to Manokwari (MKW). instead which will take 7h 5m.

If you don't have a car, the easiest way to get from Kuta to Manokwari is to fly which takes, on average, 7h 5m and will usually cost around IDR 7,638,755 ($510).

How do I get from Kuta to Manokwari

Compare travel optionsbetween Kuta and Manokwari

Transport options from Kuta to Manokwari
Transport optionDurationCostFrequencyDistance
Fly
7h 5m
IDR 7,638,755($510)
on demand4,093km (2,543 miles)
Ferry
7 days 18h
IDR 928,635($62)
once a week3,097km (1,924 miles)
Bus, Train and Ferry
4 days 12h
IDR 1,093,390($73)
twice a week3,317km (2,061 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