How to travel from Makassar to Yogyakarta, Indonesia

The distance between Makassar and Yogyakarta is around 1,138km (707 miles) and the quickest way to get there is to fly which takes around 2h 60m.

4 routes found

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

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

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Fly

Fly from Sultan Hasanuddin (UPG) to Yogyakarta (YIA).

  • Duration2h 60m
  • Flight time1h 30m
  • Typical cost
    IDR 1,632,595($110)
Operated by

Citilink Indonesia

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Ferry and Bus

Take a ferry to Surabaya then take the bus to Yogyakarta Giwandan.

  • Duration1 day 12h
  • Departs3 times a week
  • Typical cost
    IDR 449,340($30)
Operated by

Multiple operators

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Ferry and Train

Take a ferry to Surabaya then take the train to Yogyakarta.

  • Duration1 day 7h
  • Departs3 times a week
  • Typical cost
    IDR 539,205($36)
Operated by

Multiple operators

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Frequently asked questionsabout travel between Makassar and Yogyakarta

There are several options for getting from Makassar to Yogyakarta by plane, ferry, train and bus. The cheapest option is to take a ferry and then take the bus which costs around IDR 449,340 ($30) and will take around 1 day 12h. If you need to get there more quickly, you can fly and arrive in approximately 2h 60m, though it is a bit more costly at approximately IDR 1,632,595 ($110).

The distance between Makassar and Yogyakarta is around 1,138km (707 miles). In a direct line (as the crow flies), the distance is 1,048km (651 miles)

It takes around 2h 60m to get from Makassar and Yogyakarta by plane.

The quickest way to get from Makassar to Yogyakarta is to fly which takes around 2h 60m and will set you back approx IDR 1,632,595 ($110).

The cheapest way to travel between Makassar and Yogyakarta is to take a ferry and then take the bus which will typically cost around IDR 449,340 ($30) for a standard one-way ticket.

Train travel

There is no train service that runs between Makassar and Yogyakarta. We recommend that you fly from Sultan Hasanuddin (UPG) to Yogyakarta (YIA). instead which will take 2h 60m.

Bus travel

Sorry, looks like there is no bus service that runs between Makassar and Yogyakarta. We recommend that you fly from Sultan Hasanuddin (UPG) to Yogyakarta (YIA). instead which will take 2h 60m.

Flights and Airlines

Yes you can fly from Makassar and Yogyakarta. Flights depart from Sultan Hasanuddin (UPG) and arrive at Yogyakarta (YIA). The flight takes around 1h 30m.

Yes there is a direct flight between Makassar and Yogyakarta with no stop-overs required. Flights typically take around 1h 30m.

Citilink Indonesia, Lion Mentari Airlines and PT. Sriwijaya Air fly between Makassar and Yogyakarta. Flights depart from Sultan Hasanuddin (UPG) and and arrive into Yogyakarta (YIA). These flights usually take around 1h 30m.

The flight from Makassar to Yogyakarta typically takes around 1h 30m. Flights depart from Sultan Hasanuddin (UPG) and and arrive into Yogyakarta (YIA).

The closest major airport to Yogyakarta is Adisucipto Airport (JOG) (JOG) which is approximately 23km (14 miles) from Yogyakarta. Yogyakarta International Airport (YIA) (YIA) and Adisumarmo International Airport (SOC) (SOC) 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 Makassar to Yogyakarta. We recommend that you fly from Sultan Hasanuddin (UPG) to Yogyakarta (YIA). instead which will take 2h 60m.

If you don't have a car, the easiest way to get from Makassar to Yogyakarta is to fly which takes, on average, 2h 60m and will usually cost around IDR 1,632,595 ($110).

How do I get from Makassar to Yogyakarta

Compare travel optionsbetween Makassar and Yogyakarta

Transport options from Makassar to Yogyakarta
Transport optionDurationCostFrequencyDistance
Fly
2h 60m
IDR 1,632,595($110)
hourly1,158km (720 miles)
Ferry and Bus
1 day 12h
IDR 449,340($30)
3 times a week1,178km (732 miles)
Ferry and Train + 1 similar
1 day 7h
IDR 539,205($36)
3 times a week1,138km (707 miles)
Ferry to Surabaya, Train1 day 9h
IDR 524,230($35)
3 times a week1,138km (707 miles)

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Airports near Yogyakarta

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

JOG
Adisucipto Airport (JOG)
International Airport
Distance
23km (14 miles) from Yogyakarta
YIA
Yogyakarta International Airport (YIA)
International Airport
Distance
35km (22 miles) from Yogyakarta
SOC
Adisumarmo International Airport (SOC)
International Airport
Distance
67km (41 miles) from Yogyakarta