How to travel from Legian to Palembang, Indonesia

The distance between Legian and Palembang is around 1,350km (839 miles) and the quickest way to get there is to fly which takes around 3h 40m.

5 routes found

We've found 5 different ways to get from Legian to Palembang by plane, bus, ferry and train. The recommended routes, which include information on duration, ticket price, and level of difficulty, can be found below.

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Fly

Fly from Ngurah Rai (DPS) to Sultan Mahmud Badaruddin II (PLM).

  • Duration3h 40m
  • Flight time2h 45m
  • Typical cost
    IDR 1,632,595($110)
Operated by

Lion Mentari Airlines

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Bus, Ferry and Train

Take the bus to Banyuwangi and then to Pulo Gebang Terminal then take a ferry to Bandar Lampung then take the train to Kertapati.

  • Duration1 day 11h
  • Departsonce daily
  • Typical cost
    IDR 1,407,930($95)
Operated by

Multiple operators

3 similiar routes

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Frequently asked questionsabout travel between Legian and Palembang

There are several options for getting from Legian to Palembang by plane, bus, ferry and train. The cheapest option is to take the bus, then take a ferry and then take the train which costs around IDR 1,168,280 ($78) and will take around 2 days 5h. If you need to get there more quickly, you can fly and arrive in approximately 3h 40m, though it is a bit more costly at approximately IDR 1,632,595 ($110).

The distance between Legian and Palembang is around 1,350km (839 miles). In a direct line (as the crow flies), the distance is 1,315km (817 miles)

It takes around 3h 40m to get from Legian and Palembang by plane.

The quickest way to get from Legian to Palembang is to fly which takes around 3h 40m and will set you back approx IDR 1,632,595 ($110).

The cheapest way to travel between Legian and Palembang is to take the bus, then take a ferry and then take the train which will typically cost around IDR 1,168,280 ($78) for a standard one-way ticket.

Train travel

There is no train service that runs between Legian and Palembang. We recommend that you fly from Ngurah Rai (DPS) to Sultan Mahmud Badaruddin II (PLM). instead which will take 3h 40m.

Bus travel

Sorry, looks like there is no bus service that runs between Legian and Palembang. We recommend that you fly from Ngurah Rai (DPS) to Sultan Mahmud Badaruddin II (PLM). instead which will take 3h 40m.

Flights and Airlines

Yes you can fly from Legian and Palembang. Flights depart from Ngurah Rai (DPS) and arrive at Sultan Mahmud Badaruddin II (PLM) - via Juanda International (SUB). The flight takes around 2h 45m.

There is no direct flight from Legian to Palembang. There is however a flight that goes via Juanda International (SUB). This services will take at least 3h 40m (not including layover time).

The flight from Legian to Palembang typically takes around 2h 45m. Flights depart from Ngurah Rai (DPS) and and arrive into Sultan Mahmud Badaruddin II (PLM).

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 Legian to Palembang. We recommend that you fly from Ngurah Rai (DPS) to Sultan Mahmud Badaruddin II (PLM). instead which will take 3h 40m.

If you don't have a car, the easiest way to get from Legian to Palembang is to fly which takes, on average, 3h 40m and will usually cost around IDR 1,632,595 ($110).

How do I get from Legian to Palembang

Compare travel optionsbetween Legian and Palembang

Transport options from Legian to Palembang
Transport optionDurationCostFrequencyDistance
Fly
3h 40m
IDR 1,632,595($110)
every 3 hours1,350km (839 miles)
Bus, Ferry and Train + 3 similar
1 day 11h
IDR 1,407,930($95)
once daily1,827km (1,135 miles)
Bus to Gilimanuk, ferry and train1 day 16h
IDR 1,318,060($88)
once daily1,885km (1,171 miles)
Bus, Train and Ferry1 day 18h
IDR 1,303,080($87)
once daily1,977km (1,229 miles)
Bus to Jakarta, ferry and train2 days 5h
IDR 1,168,280($78)
once daily1,834km (1,139 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