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Bus From Jakarta to Malang

Jakarta to Malang Bus Service

Avg. Bus Duration
Buses depart from
Bus arrives in
Daily Bus Services
10 hours 21 mins

Jakarta to Malang Bus Distance

Earliest Bus
Last Bus
856 km

Important Points to Remember When Traveling Jakarta to Malang

Malang is the second largest city in East Java with a cool climate. This city is also known as a popular tourist destination to foreign countries because of Mount Bromo and its apples. The existence of the Trans-Java toll road makes Malang easier to access from anywhere, including from Jakarta with the Jakarta Malang bus. For this reason, travel from Jakarta to Malang deserves to be included in your vacation plans with redBus.

  • The Jakarta Malang bus provides 3 different travel routes.
  • The first route is Jakarta-Bekasi-Cikarang-Karawang-Purwakarta-Subang-Cirebon-Kendal-Semarang-Demak-Kudus-Pati-Rembang-Tuban-Lamongan-Gresik-Surabaya-Pasuruan-Malang, with pick-up and drop-off points along this route .
  • The second route is Jakarta-Bekasi-Cikarang-Karawang-Purwakarta-Subang-Cirebon-Kendal-Semarang-Salatiga-Solo-Karanganyar-Sragen-Ngawi-Madiun-Nganjuk-Jombang-Mojokerto-Surabaya-Pasuruan-Malang, with pick-up and drop-off locations in each of these cities.
  • The last route crosses Jakarta-Bekasi-Cikarang-Karawang-Purwakarta-Subang-Cirebon-Kendal-Semarang-Salatiga-Nganjuk-Mojokerto-Surabaya-Pasuruan-Malang, with pick-up and drop-off points in these cities.
  • Changes to the departure schedule through the Reschedule Ticket service within the maximum deadline of 6 hours in advance.
  • Cash payments directly on the bus can be made with Pay@Bus, up to 30 minutes before the scheduled departure.
  • In this route there are 11 departure points and 9 drop points.
  • Jakarta Malang bus trips can be tracked through the Bus Tracking feature.
  • The distance between Jakarta and Malang is about 850 km with a duration of 15-23 hours. The travel time depends on the bus operator, route choice, and traffic density.
  • The average price for a Jakarta Malang bus ticket is IDR 280,000–IDR 400,000.
  • The first Jakarta Malang bus departs at 08.00 and the last bus at 17.45.
  • There are 8 bus operators serving the Jakarta Malang travel route with a total of 28 buses.
  • Based on ratings from passengers who have used their services, the five bus operators with the top ranking for travel from Jakarta to Malang are Medal Mas (5.0), Putera Mulya (4.8), Haryanto (4.7), Kramat Djati Jakarta (4.6) and Safari Dharma Raya (4.1). .
  • Each Jakarta Malang travel bus operator has its own departure point. However, some popular departure points in Jakarta include Pulogebang Terminal, Kalideres Terminal, Kampung Rambutan Terminal, and Pondok Pinang. Meanwhile, several popular drop points in Malang are Arjosari Terminal, Gadang Terminal, Jalan Panglima Sudirman, Karangkates, and Malang City Cross.
  • As a popular tourist destination, Malang has many interesting places such as Mount Bromo, Coban Rondo Waterfall, Jatim Park, and Jodipan Colorful Village.
  • Malang also has a legendary culinary place that must be visited. For example, the Legendary Sticky Rice Post, Presidential Meatballs, Toko Oen, Ronde Titoni, and Warung Sate Gebuk.

Bus Travel Guide From Jakarta to Malang

On the Eastern side of Java province, Malang is the most picturesque and serene city on the east coast of Indonesia. With clean beaches, lush green mountains, rivers, and magnificent waterfalls, the city also has a rich, ancient, colonial, and post-modern history that brings tourists to this side of the country. People come to Malang to retire and enjoy some peaceful time, or as a gateway to Semeru National Park or Mount Bromo. Either way, they stay here to enjoy the mountains, beaches, and food.

The total distance between Jakarta to Malang is around 851 km and depending upon the tour bus rental, bus operator, bus route, in-route stops, and traffic, it usually takes between 15 to 23 hours to reach the destination in Malang. There are about 38 different executives, super executive, VIP AC buses, and much more for travelers that travel from Jakarta to Malang every day at different times of the day.

Travel Jakarta Malang bus details

Here's a brief list of the major bus operators on this route:

  • Lorena
  • Pahala Kencana
  • Kramat Djati Jakarta
  • Medali Mas

Together, all these bus operators run about 38 buses every day from Jakarta to Malang. The best and most number of tour buses are provided by Pahala Kencana, and they offer a prominent and luxurious journey with their VIP AC and Executive buses with all the fascinating amenities.

The first bus from Jakarta to Malang departs at 12:30 pm from the pick-up point at terminal Pulo Gebang in Jakarta and drops the passenger at the drop-off point in Malang. This bus is a super executive class bus and takes about 19 hours and 30 minutes to reach the destination and per-seat charges are Rp 330.000. The last bus from Jakarta also departs from the same terminal, Pulo Gebang, at 3:30 pm and reaches the drop-off point in Singosari Malang after 20 hours and 30 minutes. This bus is operated by Pahala Kencana and charges only Rp 310.000 as bus fare.

Along with terminal Pulo Gebang, there are other pick-up points in Jakarta which include Pondok Pinang, Terminal Kalideres, Terminal Kampung Rambutan, and Sumber Artha. Alternate drop-off points like Singosari, Jalan Abd. Saleh, Lawang, and Arjosari are also available to meet the comfort and convenience of the passenger.

You could simply search for “Tiket Jakarta Malang,” “tiket bus Jakarta Malang,” “harga tiket Jakarta Malang” or “Travel Jakarta Malang” redBus offers the best bus operators at your disposal.

Things to do in Malang

Here is a list of things to enjoy in Malang:

  • Kampung Jodipan and Warna Warni: Kampung Jodipan, Warna Warni, and other rainbow villages like Tridi & Biru Arema are perfect locations for still photography. These villages were slums before a couple of local college students colored the entire village and turned it into a tourist site.
  • D’Topeng Kingdom Museum: The D'Topeng Kingdom Museum has been preserving the history of the largest Hindu empire in Indonesia. You can learn all about the traditions of ancient Indonesia with all the relics, masks, batik collections, and ancient artifacts dating back to a thousand years in time.
  • Balekambang Beach: Explore the pristine white sand beach with high tides and crystal clear water South of Malang. A perfect getaway to retire in and enjoy the scenic view of the East Coast of Indonesia with some local food served right on the beach.
  • Malang Jami' Mosque: In the center of the city near the Malang City Square, Malang Jami' Mosque or the Jami great mosque Malang is a two-floor mosque built in astonishing Arabic architecture. It is said that over time, this mosque has become the icon of Malang.
  • Singosari Temple: Candi Singhasari or the Singosari Temple was built in the 13th century to commemorate the ashes of king Kertanegara, the last king of the Singosari empire. The temple is situated in the center of the city which reminds the people of Malang of the once established Malang regency. On either side of the temple door are the statues of dwarpalo, ancient gatekeepers as per Hindu mythology, and the inside walls have relics of Singosari Kingdom.

Visit the official website of redBus or download the app to book your online bus ticket today and get more information about the bus operator, routes, fares, and much more. The user-friendly website and app gives you the latest information about inclusions, convenient bus ticket booking, changes in routes, bus timing, and bus fare.

Disclaimer: Bus timings, routes, and fares are subject to change. Please check locally for any last-minute changes.

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Cancel Your Jakarta to Malang Bus Ticket and Get a Refund With Refund Guarantee

redBus offers another avenue of flexibility when it comes to booking a Jakarta to Malang bus ticket in Indonesia. With Refund Guarantee, customers can now cancel their Jakarta to Malang bus ticket and get a refund. A customer has to make sure that the Refund Guarantee add-on has been selected when they book their Jakarta to Malang bus ticket through the redBus platform. Customers would have to pay a small premium when they select the Refund Guarantee add-on. Once done, the customer can avail a reasonable refund of up to 75% on their bus tickets if they do decide to cancel the ticket before their bus journey begins. Refund Guarantee offers flexibility and eliminates any inconvenience that could arise if the customer needs to cancel their Jakarta to Malang bus ticket due to any unforeseen circumstances.

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Jakarta to Malang Bus Schedule & Fare

Bus Operator First Bus Last Bus Duration  
Pahala Kencana 13:00 13:50 18 hrs 3 mins VIEW PRICE
LORENA 07:00 16:00 17 hrs 4 mins VIEW PRICE
Tiara Mas 17:30 17:30 14 hrs 0 mins VIEW PRICE
Medali Mas 13:00 16:40 10 hrs 50 mins VIEW PRICE
Safari Dharma Raya 17:30 17:30 7 hrs 30 mins VIEW PRICE


How can I make an online bus ticket booking in Indonesia?

A: You can book a bus of your choice to any destination in Indonesia by logging on to the official website of redBus which is . The site is user-friendly and you can book your bus ticket in a matter of minutes.

How do I book a bus from Jakarta to Malang?

A: You can either visit the terminal and go to the booth belonging to the bus operator of your choice, wait in line, select a seat, and book your ticket. If you’d rather not do that, you can visit and book your seat within 5 minutes.

Do I need to print out my bus ticket before boarding?

A: There are two main scenarios that you might fall into when you have to board a bus. Now, if your boarding point is at any terminal in Indonesia, passengers will have to take a print out of the bus ticket that has been sent to the email in a PDF format. The second scenario is when your boarding point is a bus stop and not a terminal. In this case, you will receive an M-ticket that you will have to produce before boarding your bus. If the operator does not provide an M-Ticket, you will have to take a printout of the ticket (PDF) that has been sent to the registered email ID that you have used to book the bus ticket on the redBus website. Some operators might levy a charge if these conditions are not followed.

Can I reschedule my journey after I have booked my ticket?

A: Yes, you can. But this feature is limited to only a few bus operators in Indonesia. Look for the reschedule icon before booking your ticket.

How do I pay for my bus ticket on the redBus website?

A: There are a number of different modes of payment offered to customers. Customers can either pay by credit card, debit card, or they can select any of the banks listed when you click the “FPX (Indonesia Online Bank Transfer).

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