How to travel from Medan to Sumedang, Indonesia

The distance between Medan and Sumedang is around 1,596km (991 miles) and the quickest way to get there is to fly which takes around 3h 50m.

5 routes found

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

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

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Fly

Fly from Kuala Namu (KNO) to Husein Sastranegara (BDO).

  • Duration3h 50m
  • Flight time2h 25m
  • Typical cost
    IDR 2,725,990($180)
Operated by

Citilink Indonesia

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Bus and Ferry

Take the bus to Bandar Lampung then take a ferry to Gambir Station then take the bus to Sumedang.

  • Duration2 days 1h
  • Departsonce daily
  • Typical cost
    IDR 943,610($63)
Operated by

Multiple operators

1 similiar route

We’ve grouped similar routes together, click the arrows to see the other options.

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Bus, Taxi, Ferry and Train

Take the bus to Bandar Lampung then take a taxi to Bakauheni Port then take a ferry to Merak then take the train to Rangkasbitung then Tanahabang and then to Haurgeulis then take a taxi to Sumedang.

  • Duration1 day 22h
  • Departsonce daily
  • Typical cost
    IDR 1,872,245($125)
Operated by

Multiple operators

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Car and Ferry

Drive to Bakauheni Port then take a ferry to Merak then drive to Sumedang.

  • Duration1 day 5h
  • Departshourly
  • Typical cost
    IDR 3,429,950($230)
Operated by

Multiple operators

Frequently asked questionsabout travel between Medan and Sumedang

There are several options for getting from Medan to Sumedang by plane, bus, taxi, ferry, train and car. The cheapest option is to take a ferry and then take the bus which costs around IDR 674,010 ($45) and will take around 2 days 16h. If you need to get there more quickly, you can fly and arrive in approximately 3h 50m, though it is a bit more costly at approximately IDR 2,725,990 ($180).

The distance between Medan and Sumedang is around 1,596km (991 miles). In a direct line (as the crow flies), the distance is 136km (85 miles)

It takes around 3h 50m to get from Medan and Sumedang by plane.

The quickest way to get from Medan to Sumedang is to fly which takes around 3h 50m and will set you back approx IDR 2,725,990 ($180).

The cheapest way to travel between Medan and Sumedang is to take a ferry and then take the bus which will typically cost around IDR 674,010 ($45) for a standard one-way ticket.

Train travel

There is no train service that runs between Medan and Sumedang. We recommend that you fly from Kuala Namu (KNO) to Husein Sastranegara (BDO). instead which will take 3h 50m.

Bus travel

Sorry, looks like there is no bus service that runs between Medan and Sumedang. We recommend that you fly from Kuala Namu (KNO) to Husein Sastranegara (BDO). instead which will take 3h 50m.

Flights and Airlines

Yes you can fly from Medan and Sumedang. Flights depart from Kuala Namu (KNO) and arrive at Husein Sastranegara (BDO). The flight takes around 2h 25m.

Yes there is a direct flight between Medan and Sumedang with no stop-overs required. Flights typically take around 2h 25m.

Citilink Indonesia and Lion Mentari Airlines fly between Medan and Sumedang. Flights depart from Kuala Namu (KNO) and and arrive into Husein Sastranegara (BDO). These flights usually take around 2h 25m.

The flight from Medan to Sumedang typically takes around 2h 25m. Flights depart from Kuala Namu (KNO) and and arrive into Husein Sastranegara (BDO).

The closest major airport to Sumedang is Husein Sastranegara International Airport (BDO) (BDO) which is approximately 38km (23 miles) from Sumedang. Halim Perdanakusuma Airport (HLP) (HLP) and Soekarno–Hatta International Airport (CGK) (CGK) 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 Medan to Sumedang. We recommend that you fly from Kuala Namu (KNO) to Husein Sastranegara (BDO). instead which will take 3h 50m.

If you don't have a car, the easiest way to get from Medan to Sumedang is to fly which takes, on average, 3h 50m and will usually cost around IDR 2,725,990 ($180).

How do I get from Medan to Sumedang

Compare travel optionsbetween Medan and Sumedang

Transport options from Medan to Sumedang
Transport optionDurationCostFrequencyDistance
Fly
3h 50m
IDR 2,725,990($180)
every 2 hours1,596km (991 miles)
Bus and Ferry + 1 similar
2 days 1h
IDR 943,610($63)
once daily2,135km (1,327 miles)
Ferry and Bus2 days 16h
IDR 674,010($45)
once a week2,028km (1,260 miles)
Bus, Taxi, Ferry and Train
1 day 22h
IDR 1,872,245($125)
once daily2,180km (1,355 miles)
Car and Ferry
1 day 5h
IDR 3,429,950($230)
hourly2,083km (1,294 miles)

Top Carriersoperating between Medan and Sumedang

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Airports near Sumedang

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

BDO
Husein Sastranegara International Airport (BDO)
International Airport
Distance
38km (23 miles) from Sumedang
HLP
Halim Perdanakusuma Airport (HLP)
Domestic Airport
Distance
131km (82 miles) from Sumedang
CGK
Soekarno–Hatta International Airport (CGK)
International Airport
Distance
162km (100 miles) from Sumedang