How to come to Ketambe - Transport Options

Trekking - Orang Utan
Airplane: with SusiAir to Kutacane --- On the road: with a public minibus or with a public or private taxi --- Short ways by rickshaw

From Medan to Ketambe by AIRPLANE - In 2023 NO flights between Medan and Kutacane

1. Flight with SusiAir every Monday and Friday from Medan KNO to Kutacane (departure: 13:15 hours, arrival: 14:00 hours)
   (a) Public transport: From Kutacane airport via Simpang Semadama and Kutacane City to Ketambe or
   (b) Private car: We can pick you up from Kutacane airport and drive 45 km (80 minutes) to Ketambe

From Medan to Ketambe by PRIVATE TAXI

1. We organize a private taxi that pick you up at Medan Kuala Namu airport and drive direct to Ketambe within about 8 to 9 hours.
    - You can order the taxi by email or phone
    - Inform us about the scheduled arrival time, the flight number and from where you arrive
    - The driver will wait at the domestic or international arrival area holding a sign with your name

From Medan to Ketambe by PUBLIC TRANSPORT

1. From Medan Kuala Namu Airport to Medan City
   (a) By RailLink train to Medan main train station: 35 minutes, price: 120,000 IDR or
   (b) By Damri bus to Amplas or Jalan Gatot Subroto next to Carrefour: 60 to 80 minutes, price: about 30,000 IDR or
   (c) By taxi: 60 minutes, price negociatable: about 200,000 to 300,000 IDR

2. From Medan City to Medan Padang Bulan (transport hub for minibuses and shared taxis to the west)
   (a) By moto rickshaw: about 20 to 30 minutes, price about 30,000 to 50,000 IDR or
   (b) By public city minibus or Labi Labi, many different numbers, e.g. No. 41, price 10,000 IDR

3. From Medan Padang Bulan via Berastagi to Kutacane City (ask to stop at Telkom office in Kutacane)
   (a) By minibus (BTN or Karsima)i: about 7 to 8 hours, price: about 60,000 to 80,000 IDR or
   (b) By shared taxi (CK Travel or Adi Guna Travel): about 6 to 7 hours, price: about 150,000 to 180,000 IDR

4. From Kutacane City to Ketambe
   (a) By Labi Labi: starts about every 30 minutes until 5:30 PM opposite Telkom office, about 1 hour, price: 20,000 to 25,000 IDR
   (b) By private car or rickshaw: after 5.30 PM look for private transport, total price: 100,000 to 120,000 IDR