How to travel from Medan to Halim Perdanakusuma Airport (HLP), Indonesia

The distance between Medan and Halim Perdanakusuma Airport (HLP) is around 1,445km (898 miles) and the quickest way to get there is to fly which takes around 3h 5m.

5 routes found

We've found 5 different ways to get from Medan to Halim Perdanakusuma Airport (HLP) by plane, bus, ferry and car. The recommended routes, which include information on duration, ticket price, and level of difficulty, can be found below.

👋 Also check out Halim Perdanakusuma Airport (HLP)Medan if you're planning a return trip.

🚀 Fastest
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Fly

Fly from Kuala Namu (KNO) to Jakarta Halim Perdana Kusuma (HLP).

  • Duration3h 5m
  • Flight time2h 25m
  • Typical cost
    IDR 1,333,040($89)
Operated by

Batik Air

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Bus

Take the bus to Bandar Lampung and then to Bogor.

  • Duration1 day 21h
  • Departsonce daily
  • Typical cost
    IDR 973,565($65)
Operated by

Multiple bus operators

💰 Cheapest
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Ferry

Take a ferry to Port of Tanjung Priok.

  • Duration2 days 13h
  • Departsonce a week
  • Typical cost
    IDR 644,050($43)
Operated by

Pelni

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Car and Ferry

Drive to Bakauheni Port then take a ferry to Merak then drive to Jakarta Halim Perdana Kusuma Airport (HLP).

  • Duration1 day 3h
  • Departshourly
  • Typical cost
    IDR 1,602,640($105)
Operated by

Multiple operators

Frequently asked questionsabout travel between Medan and Halim Perdanakusuma Airport (HLP)

There are several options for getting from Medan to Halim Perdanakusuma Airport (HLP) by plane, bus, ferry and car. The cheapest option is to take a ferry which costs around IDR 644,050 ($43) and will take around 2 days 13h. If you need to get there more quickly, you can fly and arrive in approximately 3h 5m, though it is a bit more costly at approximately IDR 1,333,040 ($89).

The distance between Medan and Halim Perdanakusuma Airport (HLP) is around 1,445km (898 miles). In a direct line (as the crow flies), the distance is 19km (12 miles)

It takes around 3h 5m to get from Medan and Halim Perdanakusuma Airport (HLP) by plane.

The quickest way to get from Medan to Halim Perdanakusuma Airport (HLP) is to fly which takes around 3h 5m and will set you back approx IDR 1,333,040 ($89).

The cheapest way to travel between Medan and Halim Perdanakusuma Airport (HLP) is to take a ferry which will typically cost around IDR 644,050 ($43) for a standard one-way ticket.

Train travel

There is no train service that runs between Medan and Halim Perdanakusuma Airport (HLP). We recommend that you fly from Kuala Namu (KNO) to Jakarta Halim Perdana Kusuma (HLP). instead which will take 3h 5m.

Bus travel

Yes there is a bus that runs regularly from Medan and Halim Perdanakusuma Airport (HLP). It typically takes around 1 day 21h and departs once daily.

There are no direct bus services that runs from Medan to Halim Perdanakusuma Airport (HLP). However, you can instead can take several connecting buses with changeovers in Bandar Lampung, Bandar Lampung, Bogor and Botani Square. These services run once daily and will take a minimum of 1 day 21h.

Putra Pelangi and Damri run regular bus services between Medan and Halim Perdanakusuma Airport (HLP). Buses run once daily and take around 1 day 21h on average but will vary depending on you book with.

Ferry/Boat travel

Yes there is a ferry service that runs between Medan and Halim Perdanakusuma Airport (HLP). The ferry typically takes around 2 days 13h and departs once a week.

Pelni run the ferry services between Medan and Halim Perdanakusuma Airport (HLP). Ferries run once a week and take around 2 days 13h on average but will vary depending on conditions and travel date.

Flights and Airlines

The easiest way to get to Halim Perdanakusuma Airport (HLP) from Medan is to fly which will take 3h 5m and cost around IDR 1,333,040 ($89).

Yes you can fly from Medan and Halim Perdanakusuma Airport (HLP). Flights depart from Kuala Namu (KNO) and arrive at Jakarta Halim Perdana Kusuma (HLP). The flight takes around 2h 25m.

Yes there is a direct flight between Medan and Halim Perdanakusuma Airport (HLP) with no stop-overs required. Flights typically take around 2h 25m.

Batik Air, Lion Mentari Airlines, Super Air Jet, Indonesia AirAsia, Citilink Indonesia, Garuda Indonesia and PT. Sriwijaya Air fly between Medan and Halim Perdanakusuma Airport (HLP). Flights depart from Kuala Namu (KNO) and and arrive into Jakarta Halim Perdana Kusuma (HLP). These flights usually take around 2h 25m.

The flight from Medan to Halim Perdanakusuma Airport (HLP) typically takes around 2h 25m. Flights depart from Kuala Namu (KNO) and and arrive into Jakarta Halim Perdana Kusuma (HLP).

Drive yourself

No, its not really possible or feasible to drive from Medan to Halim Perdanakusuma Airport (HLP). We recommend that you fly from Kuala Namu (KNO) to Jakarta Halim Perdana Kusuma (HLP). instead which will take 3h 5m.

If you don't have a car, the easiest way to get from Medan to Halim Perdanakusuma Airport (HLP) is to fly which takes, on average, 3h 5m and will usually cost around IDR 1,333,040 ($89).

How do I get from Medan to Halim Perdanakusuma Airport (HLP)

Compare travel optionsbetween Medan and Halim Perdanakusuma Airport (HLP)

Transport options from Medan to Halim Perdanakusuma Airport (HLP)
Transport optionDurationCostFrequencyDistance
Fly + 1 similar
3h 5m
IDR 1,333,040($89)
every 2 hours1,445km (898 miles)
Fly to Soekarno–Hatta (CGK)4hrs
IDR 1,288,105($86)
every 2 hours1,460km (907 miles)
Bus
1 day 21h
IDR 973,565($65)
once daily2,001km (1,243 miles)
Ferry
2 days 13h
IDR 644,050($43)
once a week1,837km (1,141 miles)
Car and Ferry
1 day 3h
IDR 1,602,640($105)
hourly1,914km (1,189 miles)

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