Most of the guest houses, located at a small path next to river in Bukit Lawang, can only be reached by foot. Not being in a rush, the walk can take around 15-20 minutes.

Wether you arrive at the bus station in Bukit Lawang or you are dropped off at the place, where the footpath starts, we will pick you up either way by motorbike or by walking. Your bags will be picked up by motorbike.

For any further information and help with ticket booking contact us anytime.

 

FROM MEDAN AIRPORT

  • Local bus from Medan Aiport to Binjai, takes around 2 hours (≈40.000 IDR per person) → Van from Binjai to Bukit Lawang, takes around 3 hours (≈25.000 IDR, local price per person) It is not the most comfortable way of traveling, though the cheapest.
  • Tourist bus from Medan Airport to Bukit Lawang, takes around 4 hours, daily at 2 pm (≈200.000 IDR per person, booking in advance is required)
  • Pick-up with a private car (max. 6 people), booking in advance is required

 

FROM MEDAN CITY

  • Van from Terminal Pinang Baris to Bukit Lawang, takes around 4 hours (≈30.000 IDR, local price per person)
  • Pick-up with a private car (max. 6 people)

 

FROM PULAU WEH (SABANG)

  • Flight from Sabang to Medan on Thursday, Thursday, Sunday via Wings Air 13:55 – 15:05 (≈500.000 IDR)
  • Flight from Sabang to Medan on Friday and Sunday via Garuda 12:05-13:35 (no flights on Monday!) (≈500.000 IDR)
  • Take the fast ferry from Pulau Weh (Balohan) to Banda Aceh at 8:00 or 14:30, takes around 50 minutes (≈70.000 IDR), a tuk-tuk driver can pick you up and show you around the city (including Tsunami museum) and drop you off at the night bus to Medan / Binjai or at Banda Aceh Airport.
  • Take the slow ferry from Pulau Weh (Balohan) to Banda Aceh at 8:00 (daily) or 13:30 (only Wednesday, Saturday, Sunday), takes around 2 hours (≈25.000 IDR), a tuk-tuk driver can pick you up and show you around the city (including Tsunami museum) and drop you off at the night bus to Medan / Binjai or at Banda Aceh Airport. Contact us for further information.

 

FROM BANDA ACEH

  • Daily flights from Banda Aceh to Medan via Lion Air at 6:00-07:05, 9:25-10:30 (Citylink), 10:00-11:05 or 16:35-17:00 (≈500.000 IDR)
  • Night bus from Banda Aceh to Medan or Binjai (comfortable bus companies: Sempati Star Bus)

 

FROM BERASTAGI

  • Tourist bus from Berastagi to Medan, takes around 5 hours (≈170.000 IDR per person)

 

FROM LAKE TOBA

  • Tourist bus from Lake Toba to Medan, takes around 6 hours (≈230.000 IDR per person)