How to travel from Palembang to Sultan Mahmud Badaruddin II International Airport (PLM), Indonesia

The distance between Palembang and Sultan Mahmud Badaruddin II International Airport (PLM) is around 15km (9 miles) and the quickest way to get there is to take a taxi which takes around 16min.

4 routes found

We've found 4 different ways to get from Palembang to Sultan Mahmud Badaruddin II International Airport (PLM) by train, taxi, car and walk. The recommended routes, which include information on duration, ticket price, and level of difficulty, can be found below.

👋 Also check out Sultan Mahmud Badaruddin II International Airport (PLM)Palembang if you're planning a return trip.

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Train

Take the train to Palembang Airport.

  • Duration47min
  • Departshourly
  • Typical cost
    IDR 14,980($1)
Operated by

LRT Palembang

💰 Cheapest
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Walk

Walk to Sultan Mahmud Badaruddin II International Airport.

  • Duration2h 55m
  • Departson demand
Operated by

Multiple walk operators

🚀 Fastest
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Taxi

Take a taxi to Sultan Mahmud Badaruddin II International Airport.

  • Duration16min
  • Departson demand
  • Typical cost
    IDR 119,825($8)
Operated by

Grab Taxi

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Drive

Drive to Sultan Mahmud Badaruddin II International Airport.

  • Duration16min
  • Distance17km (10 miles)
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Frequently asked questionsabout travel between Palembang and Sultan Mahmud Badaruddin II International Airport (PLM)

There are several options for getting from Palembang to Sultan Mahmud Badaruddin II International Airport (PLM) by train, taxi, car and walk. The cheapest option is to walk which costs around and will take around 2h 55m. If you need to get there more quickly, you can take a taxi and arrive in approximately 16min, though it is a bit more costly at approximately IDR 119,825 ($8).

The distance between Palembang and Sultan Mahmud Badaruddin II International Airport (PLM) is around 15km (9 miles). In a direct line (as the crow flies), the distance is 12km (7 miles)

It takes around 47min to get from Palembang and Sultan Mahmud Badaruddin II International Airport (PLM) by train. If you are travelling by car it will take around 16min to drive there.

The quickest way to get from Palembang to Sultan Mahmud Badaruddin II International Airport (PLM) is to take a taxi which takes around 16min and will set you back approx IDR 119,825 ($8).

The cheapest way to travel between Palembang and Sultan Mahmud Badaruddin II International Airport (PLM), if you exclude driving, is to walk which will typically cost around for a standard one-way ticket.

Train travel

Yes there is a train service that runs between Palembang and Sultan Mahmud Badaruddin II International Airport (PLM). It typically takes around 47min and departs every 3 hours.

Yes there is a direct train service that runs between Palembang and Sultan Mahmud Badaruddin II International Airport (PLM) with no changeovers required. The train runs every 3 hours and takes 47min.

LRT Palembang run train services between Palembang and Sultan Mahmud Badaruddin II International Airport (PLM). Trains depart every 3 hours and will take around 47min, 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 Sultan Mahmud Badaruddin II International Airport (PLM). We recommend that you take a taxi to Sultan Mahmud Badaruddin II International Airport. instead which will take 16min.

Flights and Airlines

The easiest way to get to Sultan Mahmud Badaruddin II International Airport (PLM) from Palembang is to take a taxi which will take 16min and cost around IDR 119,825 ($8).

It doesn't look like you can fly directly from Palembang to Sultan Mahmud Badaruddin II International Airport (PLM). We recommend that you take the train to Palembang Airport. instead which will take 47min.

Drive yourself

Yes it is possible to drive from Palembang and Sultan Mahmud Badaruddin II International Airport (PLM). The distance is around 17km (10 miles) by road and it will take around 16min in normal traffic conditons.

If you don't have a car, the easiest way to get from Palembang to Sultan Mahmud Badaruddin II International Airport (PLM) is to take the train which takes, on average, 47min and will usually cost around IDR 14,980 ($1).

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Transport options from Palembang to Sultan Mahmud Badaruddin II International Airport (PLM)
Transport optionDurationCostFrequencyDistance
Train
47min
IDR 14,980($1)
hourly16km (10 miles)
Walk
2h 55m
on demand15km (9 miles)
Taxi
16min
IDR 119,825($8)
on demand17km (10 miles)
Drive
16min
IDR 14,980($1)
on demand17km (10 miles)

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