Surakarta to Jakarta

Surakarta to Jakarta

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Surakarta to Jakarta Schedule

Surakarta to Jakarta Schedule
Transport NameRoute TimePrice
Agramas Executive 05:50 - 17:00IDR 220,500
Sinar Jaya Executive 06:45 - 15:30IDR 178,500
Agramas Executive 08:30 - 18:45$ 15.05
Sinar Jaya Executive 13:20 - 01:15IDR 178,500
Haryanto Executive 14:00 - 01:00$ 17.34
Blue Star Executive 16:40 - 02:00IDR 220,500
Blue Star Executive 18:00 - 02:00IDR 220,500
Agramas Executive 20:00 - 04:15IDR 220,500

Transportation from Surakarta to Jakarta

Surakarta to Jakarta Destination Reviews

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Bus Express, Pahala Kencana, Oct 9, 2019
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How to get from Surakarta to Jakarta

When you want to get from Surakarta to Jakarta, 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 Flight 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 USD 220.00. If you want to save on transportation, it’s better to take a bus as a bus ticket costs as low as USD 11.82.

How far is Surakarta from Jakarta?

If you’re traveling by land, it’s important to know the distance from Surakarta to Jakarta. Your trip will be a total of 377 miles (606 km). The flying distance is 290 miles (466 km).

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

The travel time from Surakarta to Jakarta can vary depending on the mode of transportation you choose. All things considered, the whole journey should take from 2 to 21 hours.

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

The cost of the trip from Surakarta to Jakarta varies according to what means of transport you choose for your journey. The most affordable operator is Safari Jaya Mandiri: travelling by bus expect to pay as low as USD 11.82 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 USD 220.00.

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

  • Bus tickets - USD 12.00 to USD 21.00;
  • Plane tickets - USD 28.00 to USD 220.00;

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

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

  • Buses start plying the route from 08:30 - you can also take a bus as late as 19:00. There are 6 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 Surakarta 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 28.00.

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 Surakarta to Jakarta
Citilink, Garuda Indonesia, Lion Air, NAM Air, Super Air Jet


Taking a bus from Surakarta 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.

The most popular transport from Surakarta to Jakarta

How to choose the most convenient way of travel from Surakarta 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:

  • 100% decided to go for a bus.