The cheapest times to fly from UPG to BPN are

  • January 8th to March 4th
  • August 13th to December 16th

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 UPG to BPN is early September. Prices can be as high as $591 for Wednesday flights during early to mid July, or as low as $89 for Thursday flights around early September.


When to Fly to Balikpapan

Flying from Ujung Pandang (UPG) to Balikpapan (BPN) will usually cost between $89 to $591 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early September with an average ticket price of $92. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid July, with an average price of $591. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $499 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $128 can be considered a good price for a round-trip UPG to BPN flight.

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

UPG to BPN Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the UPG to BPN flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Makassar. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.25, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Thursday is usually the cheapest day to fly to BPN, and Monday the cheapest day to fly back into UPG. Wednesdays 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 $9 (6%) 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 $149. Return trip prices are from the BPN to UPG 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 UPG to BPN can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 33 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 8 major airlines flying this route most often: Citilink Indonesia, Garuda Indonesia, Lion, Singapore Airlines, Sriwijaya Air, TransNusa, Virgin Australia, Wings Abadi Airlines, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 320 miles or 515 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop UPG to BPN flight is about 1 hour 33 minutes.

How many flights go between Ujung Pandang and Balikpapan?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 49 available flights from UPG to BPN.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeUPG
Origination airport nameHasanuddin Airport
CityUjung Pandang

Return Airport

Destination codeBPN
Destination airport nameSultan Aji Muhammad Sulaiman Sepinggan Airport


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