|Shortest Duration||3h 9m|
|Trips Per Day||19|
Bandung is like a close relative of Jakarta. Its residents, even the immigrants from the capital city certainly had visited Bandung. The city is often referred as "Bumi Parahyangan," and is very popular due to its beautiful, cooler, calmer, and friendlier atmosphere compared to Jakarta. The city center also has a variety of interesting public spaces and well-arranged with the concept of thematic parks. Located about 3-3.5 hours away by train from Jakarta, you can visit the Flower City easily. Simply buy the train tickets connecting Jakarta-Bandung via online at Traveloka, whenever you have a plan for traveling or business purpose. The ticket prices are also low, starting from Rp80,000 per person.
|Train Name||Departure Time||Arrival Time|
|Argo Parahyangan Premium||07:50||11:07|
|Argo Parahyangan Priority||08:45||12:01|
|Argo Parahyangan Priority||10:30||13:39|
|Argo Parahyangan Premium||18:00||21:14|
|Argo Parahyangan Priority||18:45||21:54|
|Argo Parahyangan Priority||20:00||23:14|
The trip from Jakarta to Bandung starts at Gambir Station. Also known as Jakbir Station, you can find this stop in the city center, exactly on Jalan Medan Merdeka Timur 1, Gambir, Central Jakarta, Jakarta 10110. It has a very convenient access as it is located just across the National Monument (Monas) that mutually connected in a special line. Gambir Station is also listed as a stop for Transjakarta Corridor 2.
Speaking of uniqueness, the station that stood since the Dutch colonial era has an excellent development. Now, Gambir Station is considered as the most modern station in Jakarta. Here, ticket booking is equipped with an online system. Also, the facility is already sophisticated, with the self-check-in machine to print boarding passes. For those who want to fill the stomach before leaving or bring food on board, a variety of restaurants are also available.
Famous as Station Hall, Bandung station is a central station in the City of Flowers. It is located in the Kebonjeruk-Andir area, just on the border of Pasirkaliki and Kebonjeruk. The station has two entrances, namely the North Entrance at Jalan Kebon Kawung No. 43 and the South Entrance at Road East Station No. 1. Right in front of Bandung Station, there are terminals for city transport, ready to take you anywhere. Bandung station is the first railway station in Indonesia to implement check-in just like the airports, including the use of a boarding pass. Although it looks modern, the station is still showing its classical characteristic of a deco style. This uniqueness is the reason people fall in love with the Hall Station.
As a tourist destination, Bandung has a lot of favorite places. You can find a classic corner of the city, a modern city center, the cool highlands, and villages with a strong local tradition. Among those interesting destinations in Bandung, here are the three most interesting places.
Cihampelas is renowned as a center of fashion and souvenirs in the City of Parahyangan. Cihampelas Walk is a modern shopping center with shades of green in the middle of an open area. In 2017, Cihampelas presents a new icon called the Cihampelas terrace. This pedestrian bridge over the air (skywalk) has a unique design with a row of street vendors and greens to enliven the atmosphere.
For fashion lovers, Jalan Riau has become a major destination in the city of Bandung. In this road, factory outlets with the relaxed and youthful atmosphere are lined up. Each factory outlet presents a unique building concept, ranging from classical European-style building, the Post Office, to the modern nuances. Riau Street also offers many cafés, restaurants, and antique shops with a creative concept that is always filled with youngsters.
This is a paradise for anyone who wants to enjoy the natural beauty of Bandung. Dago Pakar is located on a plateau with two areas divided by Maribaya Road. The landscape is outstanding, and the air is so cold. Dago Pakar is also ready to pamper you with a historic natural cave in Forest Park (Tahura) Ir. H. Juanda. Make sure you take pictures in the Tebing Keraton that facing the green pine forest.