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TOP BUS OPERATORS
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Top Bus Routes From Pekanbaru

RouteFirst BusLast Bus
Pekanbaru to Padang00:0023:30BOOK NOW
Pekanbaru to Palembang13:0015:00BOOK NOW
Pekanbaru to Payakumbuh00:0023:30BOOK NOW
Pekanbaru to Bukittinggi00:0023:30BOOK NOW
Pekanbaru to Merak00:0015:00BOOK NOW

Top Bus Routes To Pekanbaru

RouteFirst BusLast Bus
Bukittinggi to Pekanbaru00:1522:00BOOK NOW
Padang Panjang to Pekanbaru00:0021:30BOOK NOW
Payakumbuh to Pekanbaru00:1523:00BOOK NOW
Merak to Pekanbaru00:0018:00BOOK NOW
Padang to Pekanbaru00:0020:00BOOK NOW

Pekanbaru Bus Tickets

Pekanbaru, being a famous city in Indonesia, is well connected to Jakarta and other vital places in the country. The main bus terminal, which is the intercity/interprovincial bus terminal (AKAP) is located 5 km from the city. The bus services start from early in the morning to the late evening, plying various routes. However, this bus terminal is connected to the city through public bus services. You can board the public buses from the bus stops along this route. Ideally located near to many tourist attractions, Pekanbaru receives heavy traffic, especially buses. Tourists mostly travel by bus to Pekanbaru to get connected with other parts of the country or to head towards the international travel hubs. Pekanbaru bus tickets are readily available online and through counters.

Pekanbaru: A Small, Calm City

The capital region of Indonesia’s Riau region, Pekanbaru is known for its oil-producing units. Noted for its cleanliness, this city is the third-largest in the Sumatra region of Indonesia. It is one of the cleanest among Indonesia’s big cities. A noted feature that distinguishes Pekanbaru from other Indonesian cities is its close association with Malay culture, which is even reflected in its architectural styles. Trans Metro Pekanbaru, Indonesia’s well-known bus rapid system, is the newest addition to the city’s infrastructure network. It will cost you IDR 4,000 one-way. The network is still under construction in certain parts of the city. Hence, you can use only a section of the system now.

Places to Visit in Pekanbaru

  • Sang Nila Utama Museum: This is the place you may want to explore if you have a taste in culture and heritage. The only one of its kind in Pekanbaru, this museum tells you about Riau-Malay culture and heritage. The exhibits include a Malay wedding dress, toys, traditional artifacts, and musical instruments. This is a beautiful place to visit if you have time before you travel by bus from Pekanbaru to some other city.
  • Idrus Tintin: The architecture in Pekanbaru is greatly influenced by Malay architecture and culture. No wonder this beautiful building is the city’s major landmark. This building is used to host many prestigious events, like film festivals. A perfect podium for performing arts, it can accommodate 600 people. This building has an amazing light and sound system. It is named after a renowned theatre artiste, Idus Tintin.
  • Soeman H.S. Library: This is a national archive as well as Sumatra’s largest library named after author Soeman H.S. This is another building boasting the Malay style of architecture, with a modern touch. This is a perfect place for those who want to explore local culture, arts, and literature.
  • Kampung Tionghoa Melayu: This is a street occupied predominantly by Chinese Malay people. This is the city’s centre of Chinese cultural activities. Chinese New Year is the biggest celebration here. The street has some old shophouses that ooze a traditional Chinese charm. Visit this place around Chinese New Year to see the Lion Dance performances and amazing fireworks.

Boarding Points in Pekanbaru

The bus operators decide the boarding points, and that depends upon the route. It is better to check the boarding points while booking Pekanbaru bus tickets. Currently, we have the below boarding points:

  • Arengka
  • Pekanbaru Kota

Dropping Points in Pekanbaru

As is the case with boarding points, dropping points are also decided by the service providers. It is better to check the dropping points while booking Pekanbaru bus tickets. Below given is the dropping point if you are travelling by bus to Pekanbaru:

  • Pekanbaru Kota

Top Bus Routes from Pekanbaru

As mentioned, there are many private service providers offering bus from Pekanbaru to other parts of Indonesia. As roads are the primary travel choice and buses are the most common mode of transport, there are several popular routs of bus from Pekanbaru. The top bus routes are:

  • Pekanbaru to Bandar Lampung
  • Pekanbaru to Bandung
  • Pekanbaru to Bogor
  • Pekanbaru to Bukittinggi
  • Pekanbaru to Kisaran
  • Pekanbaru to Lubuk Alung
  • Pekanbaru to Merak
  • Pekanbaru to Padang
  • Pekanbaru to Palembang
  • Pekanbaru to Tebing Tinggi

Top Bus Routes to Pekanbaru

Pekanbaru is a transport hub traversed with many bus routes. You could get a bus to Pekanbaru from most of the essential cities in Indonesia. Here is a list of the top bus routes to Pekanbaru from other vital places in Indonesia.

  • Bandar Lampung to Pekanbaru
  • Bandung to Pekanbaru
  • Bukittinggi to Pekanbaru
  • Kampar to Pekanbaru
  • Merak to Pekanbaru
  • Padang Panjang to Pekanbaru
  • Padang Pariaman to Pekanbaru
  • Padang to Pekanbaru
  • Palembang to Pekanbaru
  • Payakumbuh to Pekanbaru

Well connected to all other cities in the Riau region of Indonesia, traveling by bus to Pekanbaru is a comfortable affair. Book your tickets through redBus to avoid any last-minute confusion.  

Boarding Points in Pekanbaru

A number of boarding points in Pekanbaru have been listed below. These help travellers to choose the nearest boarding location. Please note that these pick-up points vary from one operator to another. The boarding points in Pekanbaru are as follows:
  • Arengka
  • Loket Pekanbaru
  • Pasir pengaraian
  • Pekanbaru Kota
  • Pwk Belilas
  • Pwk Farida Sorek
  • Pwk Flamboyan
  • Pwk Flamboyan Ii
  • Pwk Japura Japura
  • Pwk Jembatan Nilo
  • Pwk Kasikan
  • Pwk Palas
  • Pwk Pasar Ukui
  • Pwk Pematang Reba
  • Pwk Sikijang Mati
  • Pwk Simpang Alamanda
  • Pwk Simpang Ii Petapahan
  • Pwk Simpang Manulang
  • Pwk Simpang Membot
  • Pwk Simpang Raya Japura
  • Pwk Simpang Ukui
  • Pwk Sonang Sorek
  • Pwk Ujungbatu
  • Tandun
  • Terminal Payung Sekaki
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Dropping Points in Pekanbaru

Pekanbaru consists of popular dropping points, which are mentioned below. Passengers can easily alight from the bus at their convenient drop location. Please note that these drop locations generally vary from one bus operator to another. The dropping points in Pekanbaru are as follows:
  • Agen Logas
  • Agen Pekanbaru
  • Agen Sorek
  • Agen Ujung Batu
  • Agen Ukui 2
  • Loket Pekanbaru
  • Pasir pengaraian
  • Pekanbaru Kota
  • Pwk Belilas
  • Pwk Farida Sorek
  • Pwk Flamboyan
  • Pwk Japura Japura
  • Pwk Kasikan
  • Pwk Pasar Ukui
  • Pwk Pematang Reba
  • Pwk Sikijang Mati
  • Pwk Simpang Alamanda
  • Pwk Simpang Manulang
  • Pwk Simpang Membot
  • Pwk Simpang Ukui
  • Pwk Sonang Sorek
  • Pwk Ujungbatu
  • Tandun
  • Terminal Payung Sekaki
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Pekanbaru Online Bus Ticket Booking

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.

Customers can visit the Bus Tickets Online page or visit www.redBus.id to find out more about their bus journey or their favourite bus operator before booking a bus ticket.

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FAQs

Q: Where do I keep my luggage during the travel?
A: All the buses associated with redBus have a comfortable seating space. The passengers can store their belongings and luggage at a different space specifically for accommodating the luggage. The companies ensure that the luggage stored in that space is safe and accessible.
Q: How do I book my bus ticket at Pekanbaru?
A: You can either visit the bus operator counter of your choice or you can visit the official website of redBus. The user-friendly and interactive website offers a step-by-step process of booking a bus ticket in a matter of minutes. The site offers a lot of useful information such as bus timings, fares, pick-up and drop-off points, and much more.
Q: Which mode is more convenient to book Pekanbaru bus tickets? Online or Offline?
A: Passengers are advised to purchase tickets online by using the redBus application as they can avail various reductions in the price of tickets in the form of discounts or cash-backs. The passengers can also book tickets online without much hassle or physically going to the agent’s office to get a booking. Passengers are required to print the document that they receive by redBus on their registered email address. That will serve as the proof of their booking with redBus and the specific bus company.
Q: Can I get off at Tajur from a bus from Pekanbaru to Bogor?
A: redBus application has all the information related to the boarding and dropping locations of different buses and routes. For the route Pekanbaru to Bogor, Tajur is the only available dropping point. Passengers are advised to check these points on redBus application before they travel, for their convenience.
Q: What is an M-Ticket?
A: An M-Ticket is the virtual replacement of your bus ticket printout. An M-Ticket is an SMS that’s sent to your registered mobile number the moment you have successfully booked a bus ticket on the official website of redBus. The M-Ticket will basically contain details of your bus ticket such as timing, pick-up and drop-off points, vehicle registration number, PNR, and TIN numbers as well. The M-Ticket procedure has been an eco-friendly initiative employed by redBus to help reduce the amount of paper being used.
Q: Is it safe to use my debit or credit card to book a ticket on the redBus website?
A: redBus has invested a lot to ensure that their customers are protected at all times and not just during their journey. redBus hosts a secure platform where transactions can be made safely. With over 180 million satisfied users, history should tell you exactly how secure it is to make a payment through the redBus website or app.