How To Reach Medan

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How to Reach Medan

Medan can be reached by air and by road, preferably.

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How to Reach Medan from India

Medan is best reached by going to Jakarta first from an Indian city and then taking a flight to Kualanamu airport.

How to reach Medan by flight

Kualanamu International Airport, is about 40km from the city centre and handily connected to central Medan by frequent trains and buses. The air carriers in this airport include Garuda, Malaysia Airlines, Singapore Airlines and AirAsia.

How to reach Medan by road

Taxis and cabs are the best way to get around Medan, besides the becaks(bicycle carts) in the city.

How to reach Medan by train

Medan Railway Station is the central railway station of Medan, which operates all intercity railways around Medan. It also operates railways around Sumatra. It is also connected to the airport via Railink.

How to reach Medan by bus

There are two major bus terminals in Medan. Tourists can purchase tickets from ticket offices outside the terminals. Most lodgings and numerous travel agencies can arrange a space for tourists on minibuses.

How to reach Medan by Waterways

Medan is not near the sea but nearby Belawan is a major port with domestic and international boat and ferry services.

Local transport in Medan

Medan can be navigated with the help of taxis, motor becaks(motorcycle-driven carts) and buses. It is advisable for tourists to accept metered taxis only, and to beware of the heavy traffic in case of becak rides or walking through the city.

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