Kumai in detail

Flights & getting there

Get to Kumai from Pangkalan Bun on an ojek (50,000Rp) or by taxi – taxis from Pangkalan Bun's Iskandar Airport to Kumai cost a flat 160,000Rp, maximum three people.

Ferries run by Pelni and Dharma Lautan Utama connect Kumai with Semarang (200,000Rp, 28 hours) once or twice weekly, and Surabaya (230,000Rp, 26 hours) almost daily.

Anggun Jaya Travel sells boat, plane and Yessoe bus tickets.

Boats for Tanjing Puting National Park leave from a dock at the northern edge of town.

Rent a motorbike from Majid Hotel for 100,000Rp per day.