Bus From Jakarta to Solo

Bus From Jakarta to Solo

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19:30- 12:30 From Rp. 160000
7 h 0 m
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Raya Rp. 200000
Sudiro Tungga Jaya Rp. 190000

Jakarta to Solo Bus Service

Avg. Bus Duration: 6 hours 52 mins
Buses depart from: Jakarta
Bus arrives in: Solo
Distance: 544 km
Cheapest Bus Ticket: IDR 180000
Earliest Bus: 04:30
Last Bus: 21:00
Daily Bus Services: 142
Bus Companies: Pahala Kencana, Sinar Jaya, Medali Mas

Important Points You Must Remember When Traveling from Jakarta to Solo

Solo is a city in Central Java that is often used as a cultural tourist destination. Solo is also nicknamed the City of Batik because it is known as the center of production and the beauty of its batik motifs. Together with Yogyakarta (Jogja), Solo is often visited by tourists because of the existence of the Keraton Surakarta and Pura Mangkunegaran as the center of Javanese culture. Moreover, Solo is crossed by the trans-Java toll road, so many public transportation operators open their routes from various cities, including from the capital city Jakarta via the Jakarta Solo bus. Jakarta Solo Travel is also worth including in your vacation plans with redBus.

  • Jakarta Solo travel distance of about 542 km with a trip duration of 6-16 hours. This travel time depends on the bus operator, route choice, and traffic conditions.
  • The average price for a Jakarta Solo bus ticket ranges from IDR 140,000 to IDR 300,000.
  • The first Jakarta Solo bus departs at 04.30 and the last bus departs at 19.00.
  • There are 15 bus operators serving the Jakarta Solo route with a total of up to 177 buses.
  • Based on the rating from passengers, several Jakarta Solo bus operators in the top rank are: Haryanto (5.0), Sinar Jaya (5.0), Harapan Jaya (5.0), Putera Mulya (5.0), Agramas (5.0), Kramat Djati Jakarta (4.7), and DAMRI (4.6).
  • Each Jakarta Solo 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 Pasar Rebo. Meanwhile, popular drop points in Solo are across Solo City, Tirtonadi Terminal, Karangpandan Terminal, and Manahan.
  • From shopping to culture, several interesting places in Solo include Pasar Gede, Pura Mangkunegaran, Kauman Batik Village, Danar Hadi Batik Museum, and the Surakarta Hadiningrat Palace.
  • Some of the legendary culinary spots that should not be missed when traveling to Jakarta Solo include the Solo Strait of Mbak Lies, Timlo Sastro, Serabi Notosuman, and Tengkleng Bu Edi.
  • 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 micro-scale community activities (PPKM) in the form of a temporary ban on social activities and restrictions on the operating hours of public places in Solo.

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 Solo Bus Ticket and Get a Refund With Refund Guarantee

redBus offers another avenue of flexibility when it comes to booking a Jakarta to Solo bus ticket in Indonesia. With Refund Guarantee, customers can now cancel their Jakarta to Solo 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 Solo 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 Solo 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 Solo?
    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 Solo Bus Route

    Travel Safe from Jakarta to Solo during Covid-19 Pandemic
    • While traveling from Jakarta to Solo 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 Solo 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 Solo 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 Solo

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