Semarang to Jakarta

Semarang to Jakarta

Sun, Jul 28
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Semarang to Jakarta Schedule

Semarang to Jakarta Schedule
Transport NameRoute TimePrice
Kereta API Indonesia EKS AA 00:22 - 05:20IDR 670,000
Kereta API Indonesia EKO Q 02:03 - 08:20IDR 230,000
Kereta API Indonesia EKS I 05:50 - 11:40IDR 320,000
Agramas Executive 06:00 - 18:00IDR 294,000
Agramas Executive 09:30 - 00:30IDR 262,500
Kereta API Indonesia EKS AA 11:17 - 16:34IDR 1,385,000
Kereta API Indonesia EKO P 13:20 - 20:02IDR 165,000
Kereta API Indonesia EKO CA 14:55 - 00:30IDR 280,000
Berlian Jaya Executive 16:30 - 22:00IDR 210,875
Mitratrans Travel Executive 18:00 - 04:00IDR 420,000
Kereta API Indonesia EKS A 21:46 - 04:05IDR 360,000
Bejeu Executive 22:45 - 04:20IDR 313,500

Transportation from Semarang to Jakarta

Facts about the transport from Semarang to Jakarta

Cheapest Transport$9
Fastest Transport1h
Earliest Departure12:22 AM
Latest Departure11:46 PM
Departures per day94
Distance800 kilometers
Transport CompaniesAgramas, Agung Sejati, Armada Jaya Perkasa, Batik Air Indonesia, Bejeu, Berlian Jaya, Cahaya Trans, Citilink, Cititrans, DCarolina Shuttle, Delima Sri Gemilang, Gajah Mulia Sejahtera, Garuda Indonesia, Haryanto, JCalbert, Kalingga Jaya, Kereta API Indonesia, Kramat Djati Jakarta, Mayora Trans, Mitratrans Travel, Muji Jaya PM, PO RAYA, Ranajaya, Sahaalah, Sant Gold, Sudiro Tungga Jaya, Zentrum

Semarang to Jakarta Destination Reviews

Car was very comfy, but the ride was although extreme bumpy, so it wasn't possible to rest. We started on time, but arrived with a delay of 2 hours, maybe because of too long stops.
Bus Executive, Cititrans, Mar 11, 2024
3 customer reviews

How to get from Semarang to Jakarta

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

  • Flight
  • Bus
  • Train

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 Bus ticket is the most expensive option - it will cost you about USD 28.07. If you want to save on transportation, it’s better to take a bus as a bus ticket costs as low as USD 10.85.

How far is Semarang from Jakarta?

If you’re traveling by land, it’s important to know the distance from Semarang to Jakarta. Your trip will be a total of 498 miles (800 km). The flying distance is 529 miles (851 km).

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

The travel time from Semarang to Jakarta can vary depending on the mode of transportation you choose. All things considered, the whole journey should take from 1 to 16 hours.

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

The cost of the trip from Semarang to Jakarta varies according to what means of transport you choose for your journey. The most affordable operator is Zentrum: travelling by bus expect to pay as low as USD 10.85 for your ticket.

However, if you’re after more upscale travel . The most expensive variant is to opt for a Bus - a one-way Bus ticket can cost as much as USD 28.07.

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

  • Train tickets - USD 8.32 to USD 89.98;
  • Bus tickets - USD 10.85 to USD 28.07;
  • Plane tickets - USD 47.43 to USD 182.26;

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

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

  • Buses start plying the route from 05:50 - you can also take a bus as late as 22:30. There are 94 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 Semarang to Jakarta. 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 USD 47.43.

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 Semarang to Jakarta

Batik Air Indonesia, Citilink, Garuda Indonesia


Taking a bus from Semarang to Jakarta 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.


Things to remember while choosing a train ticket:
Consider everything carefully while choosing the class of your train travel. In most cases, the second class is comfortable enough – it features 2 or 4 berths in each compartment and is often air-conditioned.

If you’re in for a premium experience, consider getting a first class ticket. The price of first class tickets may include Wifi, and a choice of snacks and drinks..

The most popular transport from Semarang to Jakarta

How to choose the most convenient way of travel from Semarang to Jakarta? 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:

  • 92% users enjoyed a train ride.
  • 8% decided to go for a bus.