The cheapest times to fly from PLM to BDO are

  • July 16th to January 21st (except the week of January 8th)

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 PLM to BDO is early October. Prices can be as high as $673 for Thursday flights during early to mid July, or as low as $142 for Tuesday flights around early October.


When to Fly to Bandung

Flying from Palembang (PLM) to Bandung (BDO) will usually cost between $156 to $673 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early October with an average ticket price of $159. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid July, with an average price of $673. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $514 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $485 can be considered a good price for a round-trip PLM to BDO flight.

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

PLM to BDO Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the PLM to BDO flight is much cheaper than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Palembang. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.89, which is above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Thursdays are the most expensive days to fly to Bandung, and Sundays are the most expensive days to return to Palembang. 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 $415. Return trip prices are from the BDO to PLM 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 PLM to BDO 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.


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 PLM to BDO while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Soekarno-Hatta International Airport (CGK) in Jakarta

  • 83 miles (134 km) away from BDO
  • Usually 77.42% less expensive than BDO
  • Nonstop flights available

See PLM to CGK flights

Destination alternative #2: Halim Perdanakusuma International Airport (HLP) in Jakarta

  • 64 miles (103 km) away from BDO
  • Usually 75.26% less expensive than BDO
  • Nonstop flights available

See PLM to HLP flights


Flight Hacking PLM to BDO

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 PLM to BDO — but Champion Traveler does!

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

  • Price for both tickets: $169
  • Average savings: $316 (65.15%)

See PLM to HLP flights

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

  • Price for both tickets: $202
  • Average savings: $284 (58.45%)

See PLM to KUL flights

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

  • Price for both tickets: $234
  • Average savings: $252 (51.86%)

See PLM to TKG flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from PLM to BDO? 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 Husein Sastranegara Airport to Sultan Mahmud Badaruddin II Airport?

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

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

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

How many flights go between Palembang and Bandung?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 72 available flights from PLM to BDO.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codePLM
Origination airport nameSultan Mahmud Badaruddin II Airport

Return Airport

Destination codeBDO
Destination airport nameHusein Sastranegara Airport


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