The cheapest times to fly from PLW to SUB are

  • March 5th to April 1st
  • May 14th to June 24th
  • October 15th to December 9th
  • December 24th to February 18th

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 PLW to SUB is early to mid June. Prices can be as high as $471 for Saturday flights during early to mid July, or as low as $176 for Sunday flights around early to mid June.


When to Fly to Surabaya

Flying from Palu (PLW) to Surabaya (SUB) will usually cost between $183 to $341 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid June with an average ticket price of $182. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid July, with an average price of $471. 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 $193 can be considered a good price for a round-trip PLW to SUB flight.

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

PLW to SUB Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the PLW to SUB flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Palu City. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.18, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Sunday is usually the cheapest day to fly to SUB, and Thursday the cheapest day to fly back into PLW. 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 $12 (5%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Sunday and returning a week later will cost an average of $219. Return trip prices are from the SUB to PLW 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 PLW to SUB can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 10 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from PLW to SUB? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

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

How far away is it from Juanda Airport to Palu Celebes-Mutiara Indon. Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 663 miles or 1067 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from PLW to SUB?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop PLW to SUB flight is about 2 hour 10 minutes.

How many flights go between Palu and Surabaya?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 79 available flights from PLW to SUB.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code PLW
Origination airport name Palu Celebes-Mutiara Indon. Airport
City Palu
Country Indonesia
Latitude -0.9
Longitude 119.9

Return Airport

Destination code SUB
Destination airport name Juanda Airport
City Surabaya
Country Indonesia
Latitude -7.4
Longitude 112.8


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