The cheapest times to fly from PLM to SIN are

  • January 29th to March 25th (except the week of March 12th)
  • July 30th to December 9th

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 SIN is mid to late August. Prices can be as high as $451 for Monday flights during early May, or as low as $76 for Thursday flights around mid to late August.


When to Fly to Singapore

Flying from Palembang (PLM) to Singapore (SIN) will usually cost between $79 to $360 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid to late August with an average ticket price of $145. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early May, with an average price of $353. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $208 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $221 can be considered a good price for a round-trip PLM to SIN flight.

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

PLM to SIN Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the PLM to SIN flight is much cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Palembang. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.46, which is a bit above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Thursday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Mondays are the most expensive days to fly to Singapore, and Wednesdays are the most expensive days to return to Palembang. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $126 (45%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Thursday and returning a week later will cost an average of $158. Return trip prices are from the SIN 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 SIN can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 31 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 SIN while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Batu Besar Airport (BTH) in Batu Besar

  • 18 miles (29 km) away from SIN
  • Usually 46.71% less expensive than SIN
  • Nonstop flights available

See PLM to BTH flights


Flight Hacking PLM to SIN

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 SIN — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Kuala Lumpur (PLM > KUL > SIN)

  • Price for both tickets: $160
  • Average savings: $61 (27.66%)

See PLM to CGK flights

Hack #2: Jakarta (PLM > CGK > SIN)

  • Price for both tickets: $184
  • Average savings: $37 (16.78%)

See PLM to KUL flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 8 major airlines flying this route most often: AirAsia, Batik Air, China Southern, Garuda Indonesia, Lion, Malaysia Airlines, Scoot, Singapore Airlines, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Singapore Changi International Airport to Sultan Mahmud Badaruddin II Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 297 miles or 478 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop PLM to SIN flight is about 1 hour 31 minutes.

How many flights go between Palembang and Singapore?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 38 available flights from PLM to SIN.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code PLM
Origination airport name Sultan Mahmud Badaruddin II Airport
City Palembang
Country Indonesia
Latitude -2.9
Longitude 104.7

Return Airport

Destination code SIN
Destination airport name Singapore Changi International Airport
City Singapore
Country Singapore
Latitude 1.4
Longitude 104


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