The cheapest times to fly from HLP to PKU are

  • March 5th to April 1st
  • July 16th to February 18th (except the week of November 5th)

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 HLP to PKU is mid October. Prices can be as high as $277 for Saturday flights during late May, or as low as $195 for Tuesday flights around mid October.


When to Fly to Pekanbaru

Flying from Jakarta (HLP) to Pekanbaru (PKU) will usually cost between $198 to $217 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid October with an average ticket price of $195. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late May, with an average price of $228. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $33 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $202 can be considered a good price for a round-trip HLP to PKU flight.

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

HLP to PKU Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the HLP to PKU flight is much cheaper than the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Jakarta. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.21, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday 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 $2 (1%) 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 $202. Return trip prices are from the PKU to HLP 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 HLP to PKU can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 3 minutes may be realistic.


Alternative Nearby Airports

Champion Traveler tells you which airports are nearby and whether tickets might be cheaper alternative airports nearby. Sometimes it’s worth it to fly into a closer airport and then commute to your destination. Remember that there is a nonstop flight from HLP to PKU while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Tabing Airport (PDG) in Padang

  • 119 miles (192 km) away from PKU
  • Usually 2.98% less expensive than PKU
  • Nonstop flights available

See HLP to PDG flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from HLP to PKU? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 4 major airlines flying this route most often: Batik Air, Citilink Indonesia, Lion, Wings Abadi Airlines, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Simpang Tiga Airport to Halim Perdanakusuma International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 598 miles or 962 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from HLP to PKU?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop HLP to PKU flight is about 2 hour 3 minutes.

How many flights go between Jakarta and Pekanbaru?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 19 available flights from HLP to PKU.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeHLP
Origination airport nameHalim Perdanakusuma International Airport

Return Airport

Destination codePKU
Destination airport nameSimpang Tiga Airport


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