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Topic: Getting around Sumatra
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Topic: Getting around Sumatra
Views: 816 Replies: 2

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Ryan

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Getting around Sumatra

Just wondering if anyone has any helpful hints about getting around
the island of Sumatra?

I plan on flying into Jakarta and then catching a domestic flight to
Bandar Lampung (or however you spell it).

From there a buddy and I were hoping to rent a car and drive north.

What I hope to find out via this forum is if car rental is even possible
once i get into Bandar Lampung?

If so how much is it and what is the best/safest way to get around?

Thanks in advance for all your help!

-Ryan



By:

flipper

RE: Getting around Sumatra

your plan is on the money dude , theirs always guys hanging around the airport that offer transport/car rental , roughly 200,000rp a day , bargain hard , the longer the cheaper , my advice is get a deisel/solar car , petrol supply in indo at the moment ( especially rural areas ) isn't reliable , deisel is . enjoy your trip and if going to krui avoid a certain operator who thinks he owns the place (you'll hear from the locals) . new marketing , same arrogance !  respect,explore,ENJOY!

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