Semarang in detail

Getting Around

City buses charge a fixed 3000Rp fare and terminate at the Terboyo bus terminal. Buses 1, 2 and 3 run south along Jl Pemuda to Candi Baru. Short becak rides cost around 8000Rp; a ride of more than 3km costs around 15,000Rp. Semarang has plenty of metered taxis, including Bluebird and Kosti Taxis.

To & From the Airport

Semarang's Ahmad Yani Airport is 6km west of the city centre. Taxis into town cost from 35,000Rp (there's an official desk at arrivals), and around 40,000Rp when returning to the airport using the taxi meter.