How to travel from Labuan Bajo to Prabumulih, Indonesia

The distance between Labuan Bajo and Prabumulih is around 1,964km (1,220 miles) and the quickest way to get there is to fly and then take the train which takes around 5h 30m.

7 routes found

We've found 7 different ways to get from Labuan Bajo to Prabumulih by plane, train, taxi, ferry and bus. The recommended routes, which include information on duration, ticket price, and level of difficulty, can be found below.

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

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Plane and Train

Fly from Labuan Bajo (LBJ) to Sultan Mahmud Badaruddin II (PLM) then take the train to Prabumulih.

  • Duration5h 30m
  • Flight time3h 25m
  • Typical cost
    IDR 2,606,165($175)
Operated by

Multiple operators

3 similiar routes

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Ferry and Train

Take a ferry to Makassar then Tanjung Priok and then to Bandar Lampung then take the train to Prabumulih.

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

Multiple operators

2 similiar routes

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Frequently asked questionsabout travel between Labuan Bajo and Prabumulih

There are several options for getting from Labuan Bajo to Prabumulih by plane, train, taxi, ferry and bus. The cheapest option is to take a ferry and then take the train which costs around IDR 1,093,390 ($73) and will take around 4 days. If you need to get there more quickly, you can fly and then take the train and arrive in approximately 5h 30m, though it is a bit more costly at approximately IDR 2,606,165 ($175).

The distance between Labuan Bajo and Prabumulih is around 1,964km (1,220 miles). In a direct line (as the crow flies), the distance is 1,820km (1,131 miles)

It takes around 5h 30m to get from Labuan Bajo and Prabumulih by plane and train.

The quickest way to get from Labuan Bajo to Prabumulih is to fly and then take the train which takes around 5h 30m and will set you back approx IDR 2,606,165 ($175).

The cheapest way to travel between Labuan Bajo and Prabumulih is to take a ferry and then take the train which will typically cost around IDR 1,093,390 ($73) for a standard one-way ticket.

Train travel

There is no train service that runs between Labuan Bajo and Prabumulih. We recommend that you fly from Labuan Bajo (LBJ) to Sultan Mahmud Badaruddin II (PLM) then take the train to Prabumulih. instead which will take 5h 30m.

Bus travel

Sorry, looks like there is no bus service that runs between Labuan Bajo and Prabumulih. We recommend that you fly from Labuan Bajo (LBJ) to Sultan Mahmud Badaruddin II (PLM) then take the train to Prabumulih. instead which will take 5h 30m.

Flights and Airlines

It doesn't look like you can fly directly from Labuan Bajo to Prabumulih. We recommend that you fly from Labuan Bajo (LBJ) to Sultan Mahmud Badaruddin II (PLM) then take the train to Prabumulih. instead which will take 5h 30m.

The closest major airport to Prabumulih is Sultan Mahmud Badaruddin II International Airport (PLM) (PLM) which is approximately 79km (49 miles) from Prabumulih. Sultan Thaha Airport (DJB) (DJB) and Fatmawati Soekarno Airport (BKS) (BKS) 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 Labuan Bajo to Prabumulih. We recommend that you fly from Labuan Bajo (LBJ) to Sultan Mahmud Badaruddin II (PLM) then take the train to Prabumulih. instead which will take 5h 30m.

If you don't have a car, the easiest way to get from Labuan Bajo to Prabumulih is to fly and then take the train which takes, on average, 5h 30m and will usually cost around IDR 2,606,165 ($175).

How do I get from Labuan Bajo to Prabumulih

Compare travel optionsbetween Labuan Bajo and Prabumulih

Transport options from Labuan Bajo to Prabumulih
Transport optionDurationCostFrequencyDistance
Plane and Train + 3 similar
5h 30m
IDR 2,606,165($175)
every 20 mins2,001km (1,243 miles)
Fly to Silampari (LLJ), Train8h 45m
IDR 4,148,895($275)
once daily2,240km (1,392 miles)
Plane and Taxi9hrs
IDR 5,841,400($390)
on demand2,370km (1,473 miles)
Fly to Bandar Lampung (TKG), Train10hrs
IDR 3,534,795($235)
once daily1,964km (1,220 miles)
Ferry and Train + 2 similar
4 days
IDR 1,093,390($73)
twice a week2,475km (1,538 miles)
Ferry, Bus and Train2 days 15h
IDR 1,572,685($105)
once a week2,392km (1,486 miles)
Ferry to Benoa, bus and train2 days 20h
IDR 1,617,620($110)
once a week2,363km (1,468 miles)

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Airports near Prabumulih

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

PLM
Sultan Mahmud Badaruddin II International Airport (PLM)
International Airport
Distance
79km (49 miles) from Prabumulih
DJB
Sultan Thaha Airport (DJB)
Domestic Airport
Distance
211km (131 miles) from Prabumulih
BKS
Fatmawati Soekarno Airport (BKS)
Domestic Airport
Distance
215km (134 miles) from Prabumulih