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Bus From Palembang to Jakarta

Palembang to Jakarta Bus Service

Avg. Bus Duration
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Daily Bus Services
Cheapest Bus Ticket
17 hrs 43 mins
RP 280.000

Palembang to Jakarta Bus Distance

Earliest Bus
06:00 AM
Last Bus
07:00 PM
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Bus Travel Guide from Palembang to Jakarta

Palembang and Jakarta are capital cities on two different islands. Palembang as the capital of South Sumatra is the most populous and second largest city in Sumatra. Meanwhile, Jakarta is the most populous city in Indonesia. Jakarta is at the western tip of Java Island, making it close to Palembang which is located in the southern part of Sumatra, making these two cities promising Palembang Jakarta travel destinations. Palembang to Jakarta is 529 km from each other. If you take the Palembang Jakarta bus, the average journey takes 11-19 hours.

About Palembang

Palembang is a port city which is famous for the Ampera Bridge. This red bridge crosses the Musi River, dividing the city of Palembang in two. This city has complete tourist destinations for culinary, culture, history and sports.

Palembang tourist destinations include the Mahmud Badaruddin II Museum and Siguntang Hill where there are historical records. Then, there is the Cheng Ho Mosque with a building resembling a temple. For local culinary delights, Palembang has pempek, mi celor, tekwan, pindang patin, and many more. Traveling to Palembang Jakarta is guaranteed not to be empty with the various things available in Palembang.

About Jakarta

Jakarta is a metropolitan city that is always busy with economic, cultural and political activities. With high economic activity, the capital city is filled with high-rise offices and shopping centers.

Apart from that, Jakarta also offers various tourist destinations for its visitors. Palembang Jakarta travel is guaranteed to be exciting if it is equipped with activities such as the following:

  • Visit the National Museum under Monas
  • See the Kite Museum's kite collection
  • Explore at Ragunan Zoo
  • Shop at Grand Indonesia
  • Spending time at Suropati Park

The best time to travel to Palembang Jakarta can be anytime, especially during the summer. If you want to be even more festive, you can come by bus to Jakarta Palembang during certain celebrations such as Jakarta's birthday or New Year's Eve.

The flow of travel from Palembang to Jakarta will become busier ahead of certain holidays. So, make sure you have determined the best time for your holiday by buying Palembang Jakarta bus tickets. For example, in June there will be the Jakarta Fair (PRJ) and at the end of the year there will be a New Year's Eve celebration at Monas.

Bus and Shuttle Services Between Palembang and Jakarta

The Jakarta Palembang bus will take around 11-19 hours by land. The price for Palembang Jakarta bus tickets ranges from IDR 285,000 – IDR 660,000. You can also order bus tickets online .

Palembang to Jakarta Bus Details

Tourists can conveniently travel between the two cities by bus as plenty of buses ply on the route daily, operated by various bus service providers.

The drop off points in Palembang are:

  • Alang Lebar Terminal
  • Karya Jaya Terminal
  • Kertapati
  • Polygon

Meanwhile, several drop-off points in Jakarta are:

  • Orange Garden
  • Kalideres Terminal
  • Kampung Rambutan Terminal
  • Pulo Gebang Terminal
  • Pondok Pinang

Popular Bus and Shuttle from Palembang to Jakarta

  • Pahala Kencana
  • Harapan Jaya
  • Sadya Trans
  • Adhi Prima
  • Sinar Jaya
  • Kramat Djati Jakarta

Apart from the list above, there are still a number of beaches, monuments, museums, parks and other beautiful places that you should visit in Jakarta as soon as you get your Palembang Jakarta ticket .

For bus trips from Palembang to Jakarta, you can partner with redBus Indonesia which provides a unique redBus seat guarantee and discounts on booking Palembang Jakarta bus tickets. You can book online bus tickets for sleeper buses, AC buses and others in advance to get confirmed seats at your preferred time. You can search with the keywords "Palembang Jakarta tickets", " Palembang Jakarta bus tickets ", "Palembang Jakarta ticket prices", "Palembang to Jakarta", or "Travel Palembang Jakarta". redBus offers a wide selection of bus operators and the best Palembang Jakarta ticket prices, just for you!

Disclaimer: Bus timings, routes, and fares are subject to change. Please check the redBus app or website for any last-minute changes.

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Palembang to Jakarta Bus Ticket Online Booking

Travel seamlessly on the road from Palembang to Jakarta with reliable bus services. Bus schedules may vary among operators, but every journey is aimed at providing a smooth travel experience despite variations in traffic and weather conditions. Palembang to Jakarta bus route is so popular. You can choose well-maintained buses, operated by skilled drivers, ensures a safe and comfortable trip to Jakarta.
Buses to Jakarta offer spacious legroom, reclining seats, and air conditioning, making your trip from Palembang to Jakarta a pleasant experience. Apart from bring comfortable, bus travel is also affordable. Book your bus tickets effortlessly and at cheaper than counter prices from Palembang to Jakarta through redBus.

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    Palembang to Jakarta Bus Schedule & Fare

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

    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 Palembang to Jakarta?

    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?

    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?

    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?

    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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