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|Trips Per Day||12|
Either Jakarta or Surabaya is a metropolis. Jakarta is the largest city in Indonesia while Surabaya is on the second in the term of area width. Both cities do have many similarities mainly as the center of business and education. It’s no wonder; Jakarta’s people never skip out Surabaya when it comes to the holiday destination.
The City of Surabaya is within a 796 kilometer- distance, in the east of Jakarta. A train is the main transportation that connects the two cities, taking a route from Gambir Station to Pasar Turi Station. Traveling by the mass transportation, your journey to Surabaya taking only 9 to 10.5 hours seems more worthwhile as you don’t need to encounter traffic problem. The ticket fare for an executive class ranges from 375,000 IDR to 485,000 IDR.
|Train Name||Class||Price||Departure Time||Arrival Time||Duration|
|Argo Bromo Anggrek||Executive||Rp375.000||09:30||18:30||9h|
|Argo Bromo Anggrek||Executive||Rp410.000||09:30||18:30||9h|
|Argo Bromo Anggrek||Executive||Rp450.000||09:30||18:30||9h|
|Argo Bromo Anggrek||Executive||Rp485.000||09:30||18:30||9h|
|Argo Bromo Anggrek||Executive||Rp375.000||21:30||06:30||9h|
|Argo Bromo Anggrek||Executive||Rp410.000||21:30||06:30||9h|
|Argo Bromo Anggrek||Executive||Rp450.000||21:30||06:30||9h|
|Argo Bromo Anggrek||Executive||Rp485.000||21:30||06:30||9h|
Gambir Station is located on Medan Merdeka Timur Street No. 1, Gambir, Kota Jakarta Pusat, DKI Jakarta 10110 in the heart of Jakarta. Due to its great location, close to National Monument, the place is easy to find. To reach there, you can take some public transportation such as taxi, ojek (motorcycle taxi), and Transjakarta bus (Corridor 2).
Gambir Station popularly known as Jakbir Station is the largest, as well as the oldest railway station in Jakarta. Although the 133-year-old building built during Dutch colonial period has existed for many years, the interior is stylish and modern. It’s equipped with airport-standard facilities such as online ticketing system, web check-in, boarding pass machine, few restaurants and famous coffee shops.
Pasar Turi Surabaya Station, situated on Semarang Street 1, Tembok Dukuh, Bubutan, Surabaya 60172, boasts a strategic location, close to the grocery center (PGS), and is accessible from anywhere else in Surabaya. To reach the site, you can go by bus or bemo then stop at the PGS. Continue your trip by taking a 10-minute walk to Pasar Turi Station.
The A-class station is the second largest railway stop in the city of hero. Why it’s named Pasar Turi since it used to be a traditional market filled with vendors selling turi flowers (the basic ingredients to make the pecel dish). Another its unique attraction is the visitors will hear the sound of an instrumental song of “Surabaya Oh Surabaya” when the train arrives.
Dubbed as the city of hero, you will find the capital so charming, full of historic sites reminding the heroic time. Here are some famous destinations in Surabaya you need to go for a visit.
Hero Monument is the Surabaya’s iconic landmark and pride. The 41.15-meter towering obelisk in the hub of the city is a symbol commemorating a battle occurred on November 10th, 1945. It looks like a spike upside down, depicting the historical date. Within a 7-meter underground depth, it sits a museum collecting some stories about how the local youngsters fought against colonialism and the documentation about the building’s construction. Find the appeal on Pahlawan Street, Alun-Alun Contong, Bubutan, the city of Surabaya, East Java 60174.
Red Bridge is an important monument which used to be a trading area connecting Kalimas and Surabaya's Residential Building. The structure remains as one of the busiest business centers in the capital linked to Rajawali Street and Kembang Jepun Street. The legendary bridge is a must-visit tourist destination, great for having a picture and enjoying views. The vibrant red color of the bridge does match with the dramatic landscape of Surabaya. Find this charm on Krembangan Selatan Street, the city of Surabaya, East Java 60175.