Travel to Jakarta: get on the plane, train, or car?
To travel to Jakarta, you can choose to travel with airplanes, trains, cars, or boats. What would be your preferred mode of transportations?
Since Indonesia is an archipelago, the most common way to travel to Jakarta, especially from other countries, is to catch a plane. Find out about flights to Jakarta and the international airports ...
A train trip is a fun way to explore places. Jakarta has three types of train:
Although some of the train stations are overlapping, each type of train is slightly different in how to purchase tickets, seat arrangements, and schedules.
A road trip is always a fun way to explore Sunda. Of course, renting a car is much more comfortable and convenient, but getting on a bus (or a shuttle bus) is more economical. Presently, the toll road has connected the western tip of Java in Merak to Probolinggo in East Java. These toll roads make it easier and faster to reach many destinations all over Java. For example, there are three road trip routes between Jakarta and Bandung, each has its own advantages and disadvantages.
Jakarta has three seaports in the north. The busiest seaport is Tanjung Priok, while Marina Ancol and Sunda Kelapa are much smaller and intended for yachts and speedboats.