Cheap tickets to Makassar (UPG)
Makassar or mostly known as Ujung Pandang is the capital of Sulawesi Selatan Province and the biggest city located on the southwest coastal area of Sulawesi Island. This city is lived by many ethnic groups such as Makassar, Bugis, Toraja, Mandar, Buton, Javanese and Chinese. This city is also known as Daeng City and Anging Mamiri City. This city directly facing to Makassar Strain has many interesting tourism spots you can visit.
Flying to Makassar Sultan Hasanuddin Airport
Want to fly to Makassar Sultan Hasanuddin Airport , Indonesia? Find here cheap flights tickets to this city and other relevant information. You can search for cheap tickets to Makassar for all major Asian low-cost airlines and easily compare ticket prices on this for different dates.
Last update: 30 Oct 2013
Domestic Indonesia flights
- Jakarta to Makassar
Price start from: USD 55,00
- Surabaya to Makassar
Price start from: USD 35,00
- Denpasar Bali to Makassar
Price start from: USD 47,00
- Balikpapan to Makassar
Price start from: USD 36,00
- Medan to Makassar
Price start from: USD 83,00
- Yogyakarta to Makassar
Price start from: USD 67,00
- Jayapura to Makassar
Price start from: USD 109,00
- Manado to Makassar
Price start from: USD 56,00
- Kuala Lumpur to Makassar
Price start from: USD 50,00
- Singapore to Makassar
Price start from: USD 85,00
- Penang to Makassar
Price start from: USD 193,00
- Sandakan to Makassar
Price start from: USD 152,00
- Johor Bahru to Makassar
Price start from: USD 100,00
- Manila to Makassar
Price start from: USD 138,00
- Dili to Makassar
Price start from: USD 139,00
- Kuching to Makassar
Price start from: USD 125,00
Airport information Makassar (UPG)
Makassar Sultan Hasanuddin Airport information
The new terminal of Makassar Sultan Hasnuddin International Airport is spacious and comfortable making it one of the best airport terminals in Indonesia. The airport is located 20km northeast of the city. Makassar Airport is a major hub for flights between west and east Indonesia and with over 5 million passengers a year it is one the busiest airports in Indonesia. The new terminal is built for the future with free wifi, spacious shopping area and it can accommodate the Boeing 747 Jumbojet.
From Makassar you can take a flight to almost every airport in the eastern part of the country as well as to major airports in Java and Kalimantan. Garuda and Airasia have flights from Makassar to a few international destinations like Singapore and Kuala Lumpur.
Welcome to all new Bandara Sultan Hasanuddin
Waiting area at the gate
Transport to and from Makassar to the airport
There is no public bus at Makassar Airport but you can take the free shuttle bus which will take you to the main road. There you can get on a bemo (Rp 4000) to Makassar Mall in downtown Makassar. The shuttle bus departs on the lower level on the far right side. If you arrive late in the evening it can take a long time before it departs though.
Alternatively you can take a taxi. Taxis to the city booked at the taxi stand have the fixed price of Rp 100.000. You can try to get a taxi direct from the driver but it will not be much cheaper. They will offer you Rp 70.000 but then it does not include the toll fee.
Read more in our Makassar Travel Guide
Departure tax at Makassar airport
When flying within Indonesia the airport tax is not included in the ticket price. Instead everyone must pay a departure tax at the airport that may vary from airport to airport. At Makassar the departure tax for domestic flights is Rp. 50,000. For International flight the tax is Rp. 100.000.
Make sure you have this amount in Rupiahs as the departure tax must be paid at the airport before you proceed to the departures area.
News about Airport Makassar
21 Jan 23:48 Makassar gets more international air connections traveldailynews.asia
Alternative routes for Makassar
Makassar is located in Sulawesi. There are more airports in Sulawesi, you can try to search for flights to these airports as well and take a bus or train to get to your destination: