How to travel from Lombok to Jambi, Indonesia

The distance between Lombok and Jambi is around 1,717km (1,067 miles) and the quickest way to get there is to fly which takes around 3h 30m.

3 routes found

We've found 3 different ways to get from Lombok to Jambi by plane, ferry, car and bus. 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 Lombok (LOP) to Jambi (DJB).

  • Duration3h 30m
  • Flight time3h 15m
  • Typical cost
    IDR 2,950,655($195)
Operated by

Batik Air

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Ferry, Car and Bus

Take a ferry to Surabaya 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 then take the bus to Jambi.

  • Duration3 days 15h
  • Departsonce a week
  • Typical cost
    IDR 973,565($65)
Operated by

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Frequently asked questionsabout travel between Lombok and Jambi

There are several options for getting from Lombok to Jambi by plane, ferry, car and bus. The cheapest option is to take a ferry, then drive and then take the bus which costs around IDR 973,565 ($65) and will take around 3 days 15h. If you need to get there more quickly, you can fly and arrive in approximately 3h 30m, though it is a bit more costly at approximately IDR 2,950,655 ($195).

The distance between Lombok and Jambi is around 1,717km (1,067 miles). In a direct line (as the crow flies), the distance is 1,609km (1,000 miles)

It takes around 3h 30m to get from Lombok and Jambi by plane.

The quickest way to get from Lombok to Jambi is to fly which takes around 3h 30m and will set you back approx IDR 2,950,655 ($195).

The cheapest way to travel between Lombok and Jambi is to take a ferry, then drive and then take the bus which will typically cost around IDR 973,565 ($65) for a standard one-way ticket.

Train travel

There is no train service that runs between Lombok and Jambi. We recommend that you fly from Lombok (LOP) to Jambi (DJB). instead which will take 3h 30m.

Bus travel

Sorry, looks like there is no bus service that runs between Lombok and Jambi. We recommend that you fly from Lombok (LOP) to Jambi (DJB). instead which will take 3h 30m.

Flights and Airlines

Yes you can fly from Lombok and Jambi. Flights depart from Lombok (LOP) and arrive at Jambi (DJB) - via Soekarno–Hatta (CGK). The flight takes around 3h 15m.

There is no direct flight from Lombok to Jambi. There is however a flight that goes via Soekarno–Hatta (CGK). This services will take at least 3h 30m (not including layover time).

The flight from Lombok to Jambi typically takes around 3h 15m. Flights depart from Lombok (LOP) and and arrive into Jambi (DJB).

The closest major airport to Jambi is Sultan Thaha Airport (DJB) (DJB) which is approximately 3km (2 miles) from Jambi. Sultan Mahmud Badaruddin II International Airport (PLM) (PLM) 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 Lombok to Jambi. We recommend that you fly from Lombok (LOP) to Jambi (DJB). instead which will take 3h 30m.

If you don't have a car, the easiest way to get from Lombok to Jambi is to fly which takes, on average, 3h 30m and will usually cost around IDR 2,950,655 ($195).

How do I get from Lombok to Jambi

Compare travel optionsbetween Lombok and Jambi

Transport options from Lombok to Jambi
Transport optionDurationCostFrequencyDistance
Fly
3h 30m
IDR 2,950,655($195)
on demand1,717km (1,067 miles)
Ferry, Car and Bus + 1 similar
3 days 15h
IDR 973,565($65)
once a week2,364km (1,469 miles)
Ferry to Surabaya, car and bus6 days 12h
IDR 1,078,415($72)
once a week3,395km (2,110 miles)

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Airports near Jambi

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

DJB
Sultan Thaha Airport (DJB)
Domestic Airport
Distance
3km (2 miles) from Jambi
PLM
Sultan Mahmud Badaruddin II International Airport (PLM)
International Airport
Distance
186km (116 miles) from Jambi
BKS
Fatmawati Soekarno Airport (BKS)
Domestic Airport
Distance
285km (177 miles) from Jambi