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Getting here

Arriving in MEDAN, Kuala Namu International Airport

Private transport- Car

We can arrange a private with air-con to meet and pick you up from the airport in Medan. Drive takes 3-4 hours depending on traffic. Our staff will then escort you to your hotel and help with bags. 

Maximum group size 4/5 depending on luggage....

Cost 45 Euro total

Private transport- Minivan

If you are traveling in a larger group, a minivan with air-con can be arranged. 

Maximum group size 9

Cost 80 Euros total

Public transport from Medan Airport

Prices are shown in local currency (IDR)

It is also possible to travel by public bus if you are on a tigh budget. Be aware this bus ride has no air-co, is bumpy and can take around 6 hours. Bus prices cannot be guaranteed as they can vary.

The ALS bus from Medan Airport runs every 30 minutes the to Binjai.

Price Rp. 40.000 approximately

Then from Binjai you take a local bus to Bukit Lawang, running every 30 minutes. Rp. 25.000/30.000 approximately

If you let us know, we can arrange to meet you at the bus station in Bukit Lawang. 

Bukit Lawang bus station can often be crowded and you may be approached by unofficial guides selling tours. We recommend you say you have already booked your tour, to avoid any misunderstanding.  

Public transport from Medan Hotel

If you decide to spend time in Medan before arriving in Bukit Lawang there are a variety of options.

You can chose either private transport with us, just tell us your hotel name and we arrange a pick-up time. Or you can take the public bus.

First you will need to find your way to Pinang Baris bus station either by taxi or by local bus. The bus to Bukit Lawang takes around 4 hours.

Please feel free to contact us for any further help