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Bus From Malang to Surabaya

Malang to Surabaya Bus Service

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Daily Bus Services
Cheapest Bus Ticket
1 hour 39 mins
IDR 100000

Malang to Surabaya Bus Distance

Earliest Bus
Last Bus
95.4 km

Key Points to Remember when traveling from Malang to Surabaya

East Java has many charming cities, including the provincial capital, Surabaya, and the City of Apples, Malang. Due to the short distance, if you wish to explore East Java, it is highly recommended to take the practical Malang Surabaya bus trip. Schedule a Malang Surabaya trip and discover the charm of the two important cities in the province with redBus.

  • The distance between Malang and Surabaya is 95 km, which takes approximately 1.5–2 hours to travel. This travel time depends on the bus operator and route.
  • The average ticket price for Malang Surabaya buses is IDR 100,000 - IDR 170,000
  • The first bus from Malang to Surabaya departs at 01.00 and the last bus departs at 18.00.
  • There are 3 bus operators serving the Malang Surabaya travel route with a total of 24 buses.
  • The three Malang Surabaya bus operators, based on the ratings of passengers who have used their services, are Citirans (4.9), King Travel and Big Trans.
  • Each of the Malang Surabaya travel operators above has its own departure point. The most flexible is Big Trans, with a number of departure points in Malang starting from the Gadang Post Office to the Big Trans Office in Trunojoyo. Meanwhile, popular drop points in Surabaya are at Juanda International Airport and Surabaya City.
  • As a popular tourist destination, Surabaya offers many interesting tourist locations. Some of them are the Heroes Monument and 10 November Museum, Kota Tua Surabaya, Suramadu National Bridge, Masjin Cheng Hoo and Sanggar Agung Temple.
  • Surabaya culinary tourism is guaranteed to be attractive and delicious. Some culinary places that must be visited are Rawon Setan Mbak Endang, Depot Bu Rudy, Zangradi Ice Cream, Convention Hall and Pakuwon Food Festival.
  • There is a ban on entry for foreign tourists to Indonesia until February 8, 2021. Only foreign nationals (WNA) who have a residence permit or work permit are allowed to enter Indonesia. However, they are required to undergo 14 days of safe quarantine and carry out a COVID-19 test.
  • In Surabaya there are also restrictions on community activities with a temporary ban on holding social activities.

Bus from Malang to Surabaya

Is it safe to travel in Malang right now?

With a population of a little less than 8.9 lakhs, Malang is a city located in the Island of Java within Indonesia. The outbreak of COVID-19 in Indonesia has spread and the situation seems to be one that is rapidly evolving. Indonesia currently has a little over 7.2 Lakh people infected with the coronavirus. Out of the initially reported 82,000 cases in East Java, a little less than 70.5K patients have recovered as of the last week of December. There are certain travel restrictions travellers must stick to while travelling to Malang. These include the mandatory use of masks at all times and a set social distancing requirement of one meter. While crossing the border domestically to Malang travellers may be subjected to COVID-19 screening tests and quarantine. Travellers must comply with these set rules to have a smooth journey to Malang. In order to stay healthy and safe while travelling to Malang, it is important to follow a certain set of personal precautions. This would include carrying hand sanitisers and paying attention to personal health and possible symptoms at all times. Travellers must also avoid touching their eyes, nose and mouth as much as possible. Transuperindo is a bus company that operates buses on this route and is a good option while choosing a bus operator to travel from Surabaya to Malang. Public transport operators, including their staff, are required to maintain precautionary measures at all times in order to prevent the further spread of the virus and protect passengers from it as well. In case travellers are experiencing symptoms of the coronavirus, they must inform the staff or call the national coronavirus helpline. The national COVID-19 helpline within Malang is 119 ex 9. COVID-19 updates are available and can be checked on the redBus website. These can be looked into by travellers before they book their bus tickets from Surabaya to Malang and will be helpful while deciding travel dates.

redBus, Your One-stop Destination for Bus Tickets in Indonesia

Booking a bus ticket has been made easy and convenient thanks to the numerous advancements in technology. And just like how cell phones evolved from traditional landline connections, old bus booking methods have evolved into online booking. Customers do not have to stand in a queue anymore to buy a bus ticket and board a bus or settle for a seat that a bus agent provides, as redBus offers every bit of information that they would need to book a bus ticket. Bus schedules, list of operators, latest offers, amenities available, seats, customers can find everything on the redBus platform, which can be accessed from anywhere. Click here to get the latest information on your journey when you book your bus ticket with redBus.

To view updated COVID-19 guidelines, visit the Bus Tickets Online page on redBus. Customers can visit to find out more about bus trips or favourite bus operators before booking tickets.

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

redBus offers another avenue of flexibility when it comes to booking a Malang to Surabaya bus ticket in Indonesia. With Refund Guarantee, customers can now cancel their Malang to Surabaya 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 Malang to Surabaya 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 Malang to Surabaya bus ticket due to any unforeseen circumstances.

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    King Travel 01:00 15:00 2 hrs 30 mins VIEW PRICE
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    • Kantor Pos Gadang
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    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 Malang to Surabaya?

    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).

    Travel Safety during Covid-19

    Covid-19 Updates on Malang to Surabaya Bus Route

    Travel Safe from Malang to Surabaya during Covid-19 Pandemic
    • While traveling from Malang to Surabaya during Covid-19 Pandemic, passengers have to follow certain guidelines as per the orders of the Government and local authorities. One can find the key highlights of the restrictions to follow from Malang to Surabaya route on this page.
    Covid-19 Test and Quarantine Rules
    • If you are wondering if you need to take a Covid-19 test while travelling from Malang to Surabaya during Covid-19 Pandemic or looking for quarantine rules, this page will give you updated information on the same, so that you can keep the documents handy while travelling.
    List of Useful Resources
    • Passengers need to visit the official website of the Government and take a note of Covid-19 PCR test validity for traveling on this bus route.
    Bus & Shuttle Travel Requirements
    • In order to protect passengers from COVID-19, some bus and shuttle providers in Indonesia have taken additional preventive measures. Passengers are required to take a note of these travel requirements before starting off their journey.

    General Covid-19 Guidelines to follow while in Surabaya

    Mandatory Mask
    Minimum 1 meter of physical distance
    Sanitizing hands
    Temperature checks at public places

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