The cheapest times to fly from BDO to PLM are

  • January 8th to February 11th (except the weeks of January 15th and January 29th)
  • July 16th to December 23rd

based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from BDO to PLM is early to mid October. Prices can be as high as $676 for Sunday flights during early to mid July, or as low as $138 for Tuesday flights around early to mid October.


When to Fly to Palembang

Flying from Bandung (BDO) to Palembang (PLM) will usually cost between $155 to $676 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid October with an average ticket price of $154. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid July, with an average price of $676. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $522 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $301 can be considered a good price for a round-trip BDO to PLM flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the BDO to PLM route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

BDO to PLM Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the BDO to PLM flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Bandung. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.55, which is above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Sundays are the most expensive days to fly to Palembang, and Thursdays are the most expensive days to return to Bandung. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $88 (21%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Tuesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $261. Return trip prices are from the PLM to BDO flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from BDO to PLM can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 36 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Hacking BDO to PLM

Flight hacking is when you book two tickets instead of a layover, sometimes with different airlines. You will need to either bring only a carry-on bag (highly recommended) or leave yourself plenty of time to go through security again. Flight hacking is completely allowed, but airlines don’t always tell you the cheapest way to get from BDO to PLM — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Jakarta (BDO > HLP > PLM)

  • Price for both tickets: $171
  • Average savings: $131 (43.36%)

See BDO to HLP flights

Hack #2: Kuala Lumpur (BDO > KUL > PLM)

  • Price for both tickets: $201
  • Average savings: $101 (33.39%)

See BDO to KUL flights

Hack #3: Bandar Lampung (BDO > TKG > PLM)

  • Price for both tickets: $231
  • Average savings: $71 (23.42%)

See BDO to TKG flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from BDO to PLM? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 8 major airlines flying this route most often: AirAsia, Batik Air, Citilink Indonesia, Garuda Indonesia, Lion, PT. Nam Air, Singapore Airlines, Wings Abadi Airlines, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Sultan Mahmud Badaruddin II Airport to Husein Sastranegara Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 340 miles or 547 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from BDO to PLM?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop BDO to PLM flight is about 1 hour 36 minutes.

How many flights go between Bandung and Palembang?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 58 available flights from BDO to PLM.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeBDO
Origination airport nameHusein Sastranegara Airport

Return Airport

Destination codePLM
Destination airport nameSultan Mahmud Badaruddin II Airport


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