From Pulomas to Bengkulu by Buses

1 trips
12h 20m +
Instant Recommended
Pulomas, Jakarta
12h 20m bus ride in VIP
Kota Bengkulu

From Soekarno Hatta Airport to Bengkulu by Flights

1 trips
1h 20m +
Instant Recommended Fastest
CGK Soekarno Hatta Airport, Jakarta
1h 20m flight #QG990 with Citilink in Economy
BKS Padangkemiling Airport, Bengkulu

Jakarta to Bengkulu Schedule

Jakarta to Bengkulu Schedule
Transport NameRoute TimePrice
Putra Raflesia VIP 10:00 - 22:20IDR 431,970
Citilink Economy #QG99012:15 - 13:35IDR 978,506
Krui Putra Express 12:30 - 00:20IDR 323,979
Krui Putra Express 14:00 - 01:50IDR 323,979

Popular Routes in Indonesia

How to get from Jakarta to Bengkulu

When you want to get from Jakarta to Bengkulu, you have a few options to consider. Traveling between these destinations is possible by different means of transport:

  • Flight
  • Bus

If you’re looking for a quick trip, it’s recommended that you use Flight. However, if you’d rather take your time with a slower, more affordable travel option, you can book a Bus ticket.

The cost of travel will depend on the means of transport you choose for your trip. A flight ticket is the most expensive option - it will cost you about IDR 979,690. If you want to save on transportation, it’s better to take a bus as a bus ticket costs as low as IDR 368,640.

How far is Jakarta from Bengkulu?

If you’re traveling by land, it’s important to know the distance from Jakarta to Bengkulu. Your trip will be a total of 384 miles (617 km). The flying distance is 356 miles (572 km).

How long does it take to get from Jakarta to Bengkulu?

The travel time from Jakarta to Bengkulu can vary depending on the mode of transportation you choose. All things considered, the whole journey should take from 2 to 13 hours.

How much does it cost to get from Jakarta to Bengkulu?

The cost of the trip from Jakarta to Bengkulu varies according to what means of transport you choose for your journey. The most affordable operator is Krui Putra: travelling by bus expect to pay as low as IDR 368,640 for your ticket.

However, if you’re after more upscale travel . The most expensive variant is to opt for a flight - a one-way flight ticket can cost as much as IDR 979,690.

Here is a chart of the average ticket prices and transportation options available from Jakarta to Bengkulu:

  • Bus tickets - IDR 368,640 to IDR 491,428;
  • Plane tickets - IDR 662,263 to IDR 979,690;

How many trips per day are there between Jakarta and Bengkulu?

Depending on your choice of transportation, the number of daily trips varies.

  • Flights from Jakarta to Bengkulu depart during the day - there are approximately 4 departures a day.
  • Buses start plying the route from 10:00 - you can also take a bus as late as 14:00. There are 3 available bus trips every day.

Which means of transport is the best for the route?


Traveling by plane is the fastest way to get from Jakarta to Bengkulu. While it’s often the most expensive option, tool, occasionally you can grab promotional tickets for more or less the price of a train or a ferry ticket. Normally, the minimum you need to pay for a Plane ticket is IDR 662,263.

Things to remember before boarding a plane:

  • It’s recommended to book a ticket in advance and check-in online. This way, you can save over 2 hours at the airport, and if your seat selection is on a first come first served basis you will have more options to choose from.
  • Getting through security checks may take some time - it’s recommended to get to the airport at least 1.5 hours in advance.

Airlines flying from Jakarta to Bengkulu
Citilink, Lion Air


Taking a bus from Jakarta to Bengkulu is cheaper than flying. Quite often, a long-distance bus is the cheapest transportation option. Buses normally make bathroom and/or lunch stops along the way.

Things to remember before opting for a bus ride:

  • If possible, make sure to choose higher-class buses for a more comfortable travel experience. Such buses often have an air conditioning system, soft reclining seats, Wi-Fi, bathrooms, etc.
  • As with plane tickets, buses are better booked in advance so that you can secure a good seat.
  • While booking a bus, keep in mind that delays are possible. Yet it still pays to get to the bus station at least 15 minutes prior to the scheduled departure.

The most popular transport from Jakarta to Bengkulu

How to choose the most convenient way of travel from Jakarta to Bengkulu? In order to make your choice of transportation easier, we asked 1000 users to range their preferences for this route. Here are the results of the poll:

  • 1000 users took a plane.
  • decided to go for a bus.