How to travel from Nusa Penida to Palembang, Indonesia

The distance between Nusa Penida and Palembang is around 1,403km (872 miles) and the quickest way to get there is to take a ferry and then fly which takes around 4h 50m.

7 routes found

We've found 7 different ways to get from Nusa Penida to Palembang by ferry, plane, bus and train. The recommended routes, which include information on duration, ticket price, and level of difficulty, can be found below.

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

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Ferry and Plane

Take a ferry to Sanur then fly from Ngurah Rai (DPS) to Sultan Mahmud Badaruddin II (PLM).

  • Duration4h 50m
  • Flight time2h 45m
  • Typical cost
    IDR 2,081,935($140)
Operated by

Multiple operators

2 similiar routes

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Ferry, Bus and Train

Take a ferry to Sanur then take the bus to Jember then take the train to Bangil and then to Bekasi then take the bus to Metro then take the train to Kertapati.

  • Duration1 day 14h
  • Departsonce daily
  • Typical cost
    IDR 1,617,620($110)
Operated by

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Ferry to Sanur, bus and train

Take a ferry to Sanur then take the bus to Banyuwangi then Jakarta and then to Bandar Lampung then take the train to Kertapati.

  • Duration1 day 16h
  • Departsonce daily
  • Typical cost
    IDR 1,228,190($82)
Operated by

Multiple operators

2 similiar routes

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

Frequently asked questionsabout travel between Nusa Penida and Palembang

There are several options for getting from Nusa Penida to Palembang by ferry, plane, bus and train. The cheapest option is to take a ferry, then take the bus and then take the train which costs around IDR 1,108,370 ($74) and will take around 2 days 2h. If you need to get there more quickly, you can take a ferry and then fly and arrive in approximately 4h 50m, though it is a bit more costly at approximately IDR 2,081,935 ($140).

The distance between Nusa Penida and Palembang is around 1,403km (872 miles). In a direct line (as the crow flies), the distance is 1,353km (841 miles)

It takes around 4h 50m to get from Nusa Penida and Palembang by ferry and plane.

The quickest way to get from Nusa Penida to Palembang is to take a ferry and then fly which takes around 4h 50m and will set you back approx IDR 2,081,935 ($140).

The cheapest way to travel between Nusa Penida and Palembang is to take a ferry, then take the bus and then take the train which will typically cost around IDR 1,108,370 ($74) for a standard one-way ticket.

Train travel

There is no train service that runs between Nusa Penida and Palembang. We recommend that you take a ferry to Sanur then fly from Ngurah Rai (DPS) to Sultan Mahmud Badaruddin II (PLM). instead which will take 4h 50m.

Bus travel

Sorry, looks like there is no bus service that runs between Nusa Penida and Palembang. We recommend that you take a ferry to Sanur then fly from Ngurah Rai (DPS) to Sultan Mahmud Badaruddin II (PLM). instead which will take 4h 50m.

Flights and Airlines

It doesn't look like you can fly directly from Nusa Penida to Palembang. We recommend that you take a ferry to Sanur then fly from Ngurah Rai (DPS) to Sultan Mahmud Badaruddin II (PLM). instead which will take 4h 50m.

The closest major airport to Palembang is Sultan Mahmud Badaruddin II International Airport (PLM) (PLM) which is approximately 12km (7 miles) from Palembang. Depati Amir Airport (PGK) (PGK) and Sultan Thaha Airport (DJB) (DJB) 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 Nusa Penida to Palembang. We recommend that you take a ferry to Sanur then fly from Ngurah Rai (DPS) to Sultan Mahmud Badaruddin II (PLM). instead which will take 4h 50m.

If you don't have a car, the easiest way to get from Nusa Penida to Palembang is to take a ferry and then fly which takes, on average, 4h 50m and will usually cost around IDR 2,081,935 ($140).

How do I get from Nusa Penida to Palembang

Compare travel optionsbetween Nusa Penida and Palembang

Transport options from Nusa Penida to Palembang
Transport optionDurationCostFrequencyDistance
Ferry and Plane + 2 similar
4h 50m
IDR 2,081,935($140)
once daily1,403km (872 miles)
Ferry, Bus and Plane8h 25m
IDR 4,987,660($335)
once daily1,688km (1,049 miles)
Ferry to Sanur, bus and plane8h 40m
IDR 3,265,195($220)
every 20 mins1,522km (946 miles)
Ferry, Bus and Train
1 day 14h
IDR 1,617,620($110)
once daily1,857km (1,154 miles)
Ferry to Sanur, bus and train + 2 similar
1 day 16h
IDR 1,228,190($82)
once daily1,862km (1,157 miles)
Ferry to Sanur, bus and train2 days 2h
IDR 1,108,370($74)
once daily1,848km (1,148 miles)
Ferry to Sanur, bus and train2 days 6h
IDR 1,108,370($74)
once daily1,866km (1,159 miles)

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Airports near Palembang

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

PLM
Sultan Mahmud Badaruddin II International Airport (PLM)
International Airport
Distance
12km (7 miles) from Palembang
PGK
Depati Amir Airport (PGK)
Domestic Airport
Distance
179km (111 miles) from Palembang
DJB
Sultan Thaha Airport (DJB)
Domestic Airport
Distance
195km (121 miles) from Palembang