The cheapest times to fly from BPN to PNK are

  • early to mid June
  • August 13th to March 11th (except the weeks of December 24th and February 19th)

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 BPN to PNK is early November. Prices can be as high as $497 for Saturday flights during early to mid July, or as low as $145 for Friday flights around early November.


When to Fly to Pontianak

Flying from Balikpapan (BPN) to Pontianak (PNK) will usually cost between $158 to $419 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early November with an average ticket price of $208. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid July, with an average price of $497. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $289 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $277 can be considered a good price for a round-trip BPN to PNK flight.

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

BPN to PNK Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the BPN to PNK flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Balikpapan. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.33, which is in the normal range for a flight.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Friday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $137 (41%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Friday and returning a week later will cost an average of $197. Return trip prices are from the PNK to BPN 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 BPN to PNK can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 55 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from BPN to PNK? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 6 major airlines flying this route most often: Citilink Indonesia, Garuda Indonesia, Lion, PT. Nam Air, Singapore Airlines, Sriwijaya Air, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Supadio Airport to Sultan Aji Muhammad Sulaiman Sepinggan Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 523 miles or 842 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from BPN to PNK?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop BPN to PNK flight is about 1 hour 55 minutes.

How many flights go between Balikpapan and Pontianak?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 35 available flights from BPN to PNK.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code BPN
Origination airport name Sultan Aji Muhammad Sulaiman Sepinggan Airport
City Balikpapan
Country Indonesia
Latitude -1.3
Longitude 116.9

Return Airport

Destination code PNK
Destination airport name Supadio Airport
City Pontianak
Country Indonesia
Latitude -0.2
Longitude 109.4


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