How to travel from Seminyak to Banda Aceh, Indonesia

The distance between Seminyak and Banda Aceh is around 2,803km (1,742 miles) and the quickest way to get there is to fly which takes around 5h 20m.

4 routes found

We've found 4 different ways to get from Seminyak to Banda Aceh by plane, bus, ferry, taxi and train. The recommended routes, which include information on duration, ticket price, and level of difficulty, can be found below.

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

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Fly

Fly from Ngurah Rai (DPS) to Banda Aceh (BTJ).

  • Duration5h 20m
  • Flight time4h 55m
  • Typical cost
    IDR 4,897,790($325)
Operated by

Garuda Indonesia

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Bus and Ferry

Take the bus to Banyuwangi and then to Pulo Gebang Terminal then take a ferry to Belawan then take the bus to Bandah Aceh.

  • Duration3 days 17h
  • Departsonce a week
  • Typical cost
    IDR 1,677,530($110)
Operated by

Multiple operators

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Bus, Train and Ferry

Take the bus to Ketapang then take the train to Surabaya Kota then take a ferry to Tanjung Priok and then to Belawan then take the bus to Bandah Aceh.

  • Duration4 days 20h
  • Departsonce a week
  • Typical cost
    IDR 1,707,485($115)
Operated by

Multiple operators

1 similiar route

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Frequently asked questionsabout travel between Seminyak and Banda Aceh

There are several options for getting from Seminyak to Banda Aceh by plane, bus, ferry, taxi and train. The cheapest option is to take the bus and then take a ferry which costs around IDR 1,677,530 ($110) and will take around 3 days 17h. If you need to get there more quickly, you can fly and arrive in approximately 5h 20m, though it is a bit more costly at approximately IDR 4,897,790 ($325).

The distance between Seminyak and Banda Aceh is around 2,803km (1,742 miles). In a direct line (as the crow flies), the distance is 2,711km (1,684 miles)

It takes around 5h 20m to get from Seminyak and Banda Aceh by plane.

The quickest way to get from Seminyak to Banda Aceh is to fly which takes around 5h 20m and will set you back approx IDR 4,897,790 ($325).

The cheapest way to travel between Seminyak and Banda Aceh is to take the bus and then take a ferry which will typically cost around IDR 1,677,530 ($110) for a standard one-way ticket.

Train travel

There is no train service that runs between Seminyak and Banda Aceh. We recommend that you fly from Ngurah Rai (DPS) to Banda Aceh (BTJ). instead which will take 5h 20m.

Bus travel

Sorry, looks like there is no bus service that runs between Seminyak and Banda Aceh. We recommend that you fly from Ngurah Rai (DPS) to Banda Aceh (BTJ). instead which will take 5h 20m.

Flights and Airlines

Yes you can fly from Seminyak and Banda Aceh. Flights depart from Ngurah Rai (DPS) and arrive at Banda Aceh (BTJ) - via Soekarno–Hatta (CGK). The flight takes around 4h 55m.

There is no direct flight from Seminyak to Banda Aceh. There is however a flight that goes via Soekarno–Hatta (CGK). This services will take at least 5h 20m (not including layover time).

The flight from Seminyak to Banda Aceh typically takes around 4h 55m. Flights depart from Ngurah Rai (DPS) and and arrive into Banda Aceh (BTJ).

The closest major airport to Banda Aceh is Sultan Iskandar Muda International Airport (BTJ) (BTJ) which is approximately 12km (7 miles) from Banda Aceh. Malikus Saleh Airport (LSW) (LSW) and Kualanamu International Airport (KNO) (KNO) 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 Seminyak to Banda Aceh. We recommend that you fly from Ngurah Rai (DPS) to Banda Aceh (BTJ). instead which will take 5h 20m.

If you don't have a car, the easiest way to get from Seminyak to Banda Aceh is to fly which takes, on average, 5h 20m and will usually cost around IDR 4,897,790 ($325).

How do I get from Seminyak to Banda Aceh

Compare travel optionsbetween Seminyak and Banda Aceh

Transport options from Seminyak to Banda Aceh
Transport optionDurationCostFrequencyDistance
Fly
5h 20m
IDR 4,897,790($325)
on demand2,803km (1,742 miles)
Bus and Ferry
3 days 17h
IDR 1,677,530($110)
once a week3,659km (2,273 miles)
Bus, Train and Ferry + 1 similar
4 days 20h
IDR 1,707,485($115)
once a week3,518km (2,186 miles)
Taxi, Ferry, Train and Bus4 days 9h
IDR 2,935,680($195)
once a week3,576km (2,222 miles)

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Airports near Banda Aceh

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

BTJ
Sultan Iskandar Muda International Airport (BTJ)
Domestic Airport
Distance
12km (7 miles) from Banda Aceh
LSW
Malikus Saleh Airport (LSW)
Domestic Airport
Distance
184km (114 miles) from Banda Aceh
KNO
Kualanamu International Airport (KNO)
International Airport
Distance
448km (279 miles) from Banda Aceh