How to travel from Palembang to Prabumulih, Indonesia

The distance between Palembang and Prabumulih is around 78km (48 miles) and the quickest way to get there is to take the train which takes around 1h 20m.

3 routes found

We've found 3 different ways to get from Palembang to Prabumulih by train, taxi and car. The recommended routes, which include information on duration, ticket price, and level of difficulty, can be found below.

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Train

Take the train to Prabumulih.

  • Duration1h 20m
  • Departsevery 20 mins
  • Typical cost
    IDR 149,780($10)
Operated by

Kereta API

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Taxi

Take a taxi to Prabumulih.

  • Duration1h 25m
  • Departson demand
  • Typical cost
    IDR 524,230($35)
Operated by

Grab Taxi

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Drive

Drive to Prabumulih.

  • Duration1h 25m
  • Distance97km (60 miles)
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Frequently asked questionsabout travel between Palembang and Prabumulih

There are several options for getting from Palembang to Prabumulih by train, taxi and car. The cheapest option is to take the train which costs around IDR 149,780 ($10) and will take around 1h 20m.

The distance between Palembang and Prabumulih is around 78km (48 miles).

It takes around 1h 20m to get from Palembang and Prabumulih by train. If you are travelling by car it will take around 1h 25m to drive there.

The quickest way to get from Palembang to Prabumulih is to take the train which takes around 1h 20m and will set you back approx IDR 149,780 ($10).

The cheapest way to travel between Palembang and Prabumulih, if you exclude driving, is to take the train which will typically cost around IDR 149,780 ($10) for a standard one-way ticket.

Train travel

Yes there is a train service that runs between Palembang and Prabumulih. It typically takes around 1h 20m and departs every 20 mins.

Yes there is a direct train service that runs between Palembang and Prabumulih with no changeovers required. The train runs every 20 mins and takes 1h 20m.

Kereta API run train services between Palembang and Prabumulih. Trains depart every 20 mins and will take around 1h 20m, however, this may vary depending on the particular service and whether it runs express or stops all stations.

Bus travel

Sorry, looks like there is no bus service that runs between Palembang and Prabumulih. We recommend that you take the train to Prabumulih. instead which will take 1h 20m.

Flights and Airlines

It doesn't look like you can fly directly from Palembang to Prabumulih. We recommend that you take the train to Prabumulih. instead which will take 1h 20m.

The closest major airport to Prabumulih is Sultan Mahmud Badaruddin II International Airport (PLM) (PLM) which is approximately 79km (49 miles) from Prabumulih. Sultan Thaha Airport (DJB) (DJB) 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

Yes it is possible to drive from Palembang and Prabumulih. The distance is around 97km (60 miles) by road and it will take around 1h 25m in normal traffic conditons.

If you don't have a car, the easiest way to get from Palembang to Prabumulih is to take the train which takes, on average, 1h 20m and will usually cost around IDR 149,780 ($10).

How do I get from Palembang to Prabumulih

Compare travel optionsbetween Palembang and Prabumulih

Transport options from Palembang to Prabumulih
Transport optionDurationCostFrequencyDistance
Train
1h 20m
IDR 149,780($10)
every 20 mins78km (48 miles)
Taxi
1h 25m
IDR 524,230($35)
on demand97km (60 miles)
Drive
1h 25m
IDR 164,760($11)
on demand97km (60 miles)

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Airports near Prabumulih

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

PLM
Sultan Mahmud Badaruddin II International Airport (PLM)
International Airport
Distance
79km (49 miles) from Prabumulih
DJB
Sultan Thaha Airport (DJB)
Domestic Airport
Distance
211km (131 miles) from Prabumulih
BKS
Fatmawati Soekarno Airport (BKS)
Domestic Airport
Distance
215km (134 miles) from Prabumulih