Cheap flights from Medan to Palembang

Flights starting at £107. Choose between Lion Air, Super Air Jet, or Citilink to find the best price.

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The distance between Medan and Palembang is 974 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Lion Air, Super Air Jet, Citilink, Batik Air, and Garuda Indonesia. Medan and Palembang have 136 direct flights per week.

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NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during booking
Lion AirLNIJTYes
Super Air JetSJVIUYes
CitilinkCTVQGYes
Batik AirBTKIDYes
Garuda IndonesiaGIAGAYes

Online check-in is not available for these airlines.

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Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Medan to Palembang?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Medan and Palembang takes around 4.3 hours.
What is the flight distance between Medan and Palembang?
The flight distance between Medan and Palembang is 974 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Medan and Palembang?
Several carriers operate flights between Medan and Palembang. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Lion Air.
What are the most popular routes to and from Medan?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Medan and Jakarta, Batam, Bandung, Denpasar, Surabaya, Pekanbaru, Padang, Bangkok, Banda Aceh, Lhokseumawe, Singapore, Kuala Lumpur, Yogyakarta, Gunungsitoli, Makassar, Ho Chi Minh City, Sydney, Taipei, Auckland, London.
What are the most popular routes to and from Palembang?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Palembang and Jakarta, Singapore, Bandung, Kuala Lumpur, Yogyakarta, Batam, Phnom Penh, Banda Aceh, Perth, Hanoi, Brisbane, Bandar Seri Begawan, Praya, Lombok, Malang, Hong Kong, Sihanoukville Province, Shanghai, Bangkok, Melbourne, New Delhi.
What airports are near Medan?
The main airport in Medan is Soewondo Air Force Base. It is also served by Kualanamu International, Silangit International.
What airports are near Palembang?
The main airport in Palembang is Sultan Mahmud Badaruddin II International. It is also served by Sultan Mahmud Badaruddin II International, Sultan Thaha.
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