Bus From Jakarta to Semarang

Bus From Jakarta to Semarang

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Important Points You Must Remember When Traveling from Jakarta to Semarang

Semarang is a city known as Venice van Java because it is crossed by an artificial canal or river that was built during the Dutch colonial period. The capital city of Central Java also has many European-style buildings that are used as tourist attractions. Semarang's strategic location on the Pantura route is also easily accessible from anywhere, including from the capital city of Jakarta. In fact, the existence of a trans-Java toll road makes traveling from Jakarta to Semarang now easier and faster. With redBus, traveling and having a vacation with the Jakarta Semarang bus will certainly be even more exciting.

  • The distance from Jakarta to Semarang is about 445 km with a trip duration of 6-12 hours. This travel time depends on the bus operator. route choice, and traffic density.
  • The average ticket price for Jakarta Semarang buses ranges from IDR 140,000 to IDR 450,000.
  • The first bus from Jakarta to Semarang departs at 04.30 and the last bus departs at 19:15.
  • There are 24 bus operators serving the Jakarta Semarang route with a total of 250 buses.
  • Based on the passenger ratings, some of the Jakarta Semarang bus operators in the top rank are: Gunung Mulia Putra (5.0), Sinar Jaya (5.0), Haryanto (5.0), Daytrans (5.0), Nusantara (4.8), DAMRI (4.6), and Putera. Mulya (4.5).
  • Each Jakarta Semarang bus operator has its own departure point. Some of the popular departure points in Jakarta include Pulo Gebang Terminal, Kampung Rambutan Terminal, Kalideres Terminal, Lebak Bulus Terminal, Pondok Pinang, and Grogol. Apart from crossing the city of Semarang, several popular drop points in Semarang are Terboyo Terminal, Banyumanik Terminal, Krapyak, Kalibanteng, and RM Sari Rasa.
  • Semarang has many tourist destinations with cultural nuances, for example the Sam Poo Kong Temple, Lawang Sewu, the Simpang Lima Area, and the Grand Mosque of Central Java.
  • Some legendary culinary spots that you shouldn't miss while in Semarang include Warung Mangut Welut Hj. Nasimah, Pak Taman's Fried Rice Babat, Toko Oen, and Pak Eddy's Dreadlocks Tofu.
  • There is a ban on entry for foreign tourists to Indonesia until February 22, 2021. Only foreign nationals (WNA) who have a residence permit or work permit are allowed to enter Indonesia. However, they are required to undergo 14 days of quarantine and carry out a COVID-19 test.
  • There is the imposition of restrictions on community activities (PPKM) in the form of a temporary ban on social activities and restrictions on operating hours of public places in Semarang.

Jakarta to Semarang Bus Service

Avg. Bus Duration: 6 hours 6 mins
Buses depart from: Jakarta
Bus arrives in: Semarang
Distance: 471 km
Cheapest Bus Ticket: IDR 150000
Earliest Bus: 01:30
Last Bus: 21:00
Daily Bus Services: 211
Bus Companies: Pahala Kencana, Daytrans, Sari Indah

Order Bus Tickets Easily with redBus

Ordering a bus ticket in Indonesia is now really easy, thanks to redBus. Avail exclusive bus ticket offers on your favourite route as you travel from Jakarta to Semarang comfortably. redBus offers filters as well that can help you personalise your search query so that buses that best suits your needs are displayed when you search for a Jakarta to Semarang bus.

redBus, Your One-stop Destination for Bus Tickets in Indonesia

Booking a bus ticket has been made easy and convenient thanks to the numerous advancements in technology. And just like how cell phones evolved from traditional landline connections, old bus booking methods have evolved into online booking. Customers do not have to stand in a queue anymore to buy a bus ticket and board a bus or settle for a seat that a bus agent provides, as redBus offers every bit of information that they would need to book a bus ticket. Bus schedules, list of operators, latest offers, amenities available, seats, customers can find everything on the redBus platform, which can be accessed from anywhere. Click here to get the latest information on your journey when you book your bus ticket with redBus.

To view updated COVID-19 guidelines, visit the Bus Tickets Online page on redBus. Customers can visit to find out more about bus trips or favourite bus operators before booking tickets.

Cancel Your Jakarta to Semarang Bus Ticket and Get a Refund With Refund Guarantee

redBus offers another avenue of flexibility when it comes to booking a Jakarta to Semarang bus ticket in Indonesia. With Refund Guarantee, customers can now cancel their Jakarta to Semarang bus ticket and get a refund. A customer has to make sure that the Refund Guarantee add-on has been selected when they book their Jakarta to Semarang bus ticket through the redBus platform. Customers would have to pay a small premium when they select the Refund Guarantee add-on. Once done, the customer can avail a reasonable refund of up to 75% on their bus tickets if they do decide to cancel the ticket before their bus journey begins. Refund Guarantee offers flexibility and eliminates any inconvenience that could arise if the customer needs to cancel their Jakarta to Semarang bus ticket due to any unforeseen circumstances.

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    How can I make an online bus ticket booking in Indonesia?
    You can book a bus of your choice to any destination in Indonesia by logging on to the official website of redBus which is . The site is user-friendly and you can book your bus ticket in a matter of minutes.
    How do I book a bus from Jakarta to Semarang?
    You can either visit the terminal and go to the booth belonging to the bus operator of your choice, wait in line, select a seat, and book your ticket. If you’d rather not do that, you can visit and book your seat within 5 minutes.
    Do I need to print out my bus ticket before boarding?
    There are two main scenarios that you might fall into when you have to board a bus. Now, if your boarding point is at any terminal in Indonesia, passengers will have to take a print out of the bus ticket that has been sent to the email in a PDF format. The second scenario is when your boarding point is a bus stop and not a terminal. In this case, you will receive an M-ticket that you will have to produce before boarding your bus. If the operator does not provide an M-Ticket, you will have to take a printout of the ticket (PDF) that has been sent to the registered email ID that you have used to book the bus ticket on the redBus website. Some operators might levy a charge if these conditions are not followed.
    Can I reschedule my journey after I have booked my ticket?
    Yes, you can. But this feature is limited to only a few bus operators in Indonesia. Look for the reschedule icon before booking your ticket.
    How do I pay for my bus ticket on the redBus website?
    There are a number of different modes of payment offered to customers. Customers can either pay by credit card, debit card, or they can select any of the banks listed when you click the “FPX (Indonesia Online Bank Transfer).

    Travel Safety during Covid-19

    Covid-19 Updates on Jakarta to Semarang Bus Route

    Travel Safe from Jakarta to Semarang during Covid-19 Pandemic
    • While traveling from Jakarta to Semarang during Covid-19 Pandemic, passengers have to follow certain guidelines as per the orders of the Government and local authorities. One can find the key highlights of the restrictions to follow from Jakarta to Semarang route on this page.
    Covid-19 Test and Quarantine Rules
    • If you are wondering if you need to take a Covid-19 test while travelling from Jakarta to Semarang during Covid-19 Pandemic or looking for quarantine rules, this page will give you updated information on the same, so that you can keep the documents handy while travelling.
    List of Useful Resources
    • Passengers need to visit the official website of the Government and take a note of Covid-19 PCR test validity for traveling on this bus route.
    Bus & Shuttle Travel Requirements
    • In order to protect passengers from COVID-19, some bus and shuttle providers in Indonesia have taken additional preventive measures. Passengers are required to take a note of these travel requirements before starting off their journey.

    General Covid-19 Guidelines to follow while in Semarang

    Mandatory Mask
    Minimum 1 meter of physical distance
    Sanitizing hands
    Temperature checks at public places