Flights to Jakarta – The ‘Big Durian’ of Indonesia
Jakarta, in the island of Java, is the capital of Indonesia. It has an exciting nightlife and bustling shopping centres. Some of the places of interest include the Monas, which has an observatory deck to view the city; the Monumen Bundaran HI and the Presidential Palace. The Jalan Surabaya is a lively open-air antique market and a good place to bargain for exotic treasures. The Bird Market in Jakarta also attracts tourists, and sells colourful tropical birds and animals.
The Jakarta Soekarno Hatta International Airport is the busiest airport of Indonesia. The terminals are eco-friendly and designed after a traditional ‘joglo’ Javanese construction. It has a golf-course, duty-free shopping and 5 lounges. Jakarta enjoys tropical weather throughout the year. The best time to visit is between May and October, to avoid the rains.
How to reach Jakarta from major Indian cities
Jakarta is a very popular destination and is served both by domestic and international airlines. Jet Airways and Air India have flights to Jakarta from all major Indian cities. Emirates, British Airways, Etihad Airways, Lufthansa, Malaysia Airlines, Singapore Airlines and Thai Airways International are some of the international airlines to fly to Jakarta from India.
Bangalore to Jakarta: Fly to Jakarta on Jet Airways, with a stopover at Singapore. The international airlines to travel to Jakarta include Emirates, Thai Airways International and Singapore Airlines. The lowest fare for a Malaysia Airlines flight to your destination is about Rs. 23,750.
Chennai to Jakarta: Jet Airways will take you to Jakarta in about 9 hours. The other airlines to fly to Jakarta include Air India, Emirates, Singapore Airlines and Thai Airways. Malaysia Airlines offers the fastest connection with about 7 hours journey time.
Kolkata to Jakarta: There are about 8 connections on Jet Airways daily from Kolkata. Air India travels to Jakarta via Dhaka, Singapore or Kuala Lumpur. Emirates, Singapore Airlines and Thai Airways International also connect these 2 cities.
Mumbai to Jakarta: Fly to Jakarta on Jet Airways and Air India via Singapore. The other international airlines to serve this sector include Singapore Airlines, Emirates, British Airways and Malaysia Airlines. Thai Airways International will take you to Jakarta in about 11 hours.
New Delhi to Jakarta: The lowest fare on Jet Airways from Delhi is about Rs. 23,000. Singapore Airlines offers the fastest connection and will take you to your destination in about 8 hours 30 minutes. Malaysia Airlines offers about 2 connections daily to Jakarta.
How to reach Jakarta from major international cities
A prominent city of the world, Jakarta is served by many international airlines like Emirates, British Airways, Etihad Airlines, Thai Airways International, Malaysia Airlines, Singapore Airlines and Lufthansa. It can be reached from all the major global hubs.
New York to Jakarta: If it is Jakarta you wish to travel to from the Big Apple, Emirates, British Airways and Lufthansa will take you there. There are about 19 connections offered by British Airways. Lufthansa has 2 stopovers, at Frankfurt and Singapore.
London to Jakarta: Travel from London on Emirates, Etihad Airlines, British Airways and Lufthansa. Etihad Airlines will take you to Jakarta in about 17 hours 15 minutes. Emirates flights to Jakarta have stopovers, usually at Dubai.
Singapore to Jakarta: Reach Jakarta on Singapore Airlines which will take you to your destination in 1 hour 45 minutes. The other international airlines to serve this sector include Malaysia Airlines and Thai Airways International.
Sydney to Jakarta: Fly to Jakarta on Singapore Airlines with about 10 connections available daily. Malaysia Airlines will take you from Sydney to Jakarta in 12 hours 35 minutes approximately.
The stopovers in these international flights, and their duration, are determined by your choice of destination and preferred airlines. They include stops at Tokyo, Abu Dhabi, Doha, Hong Kong, Singapore, London, Istanbul, Amsterdam, Mumbai and Paris, among other places.
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