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Book flights to Banda Aceh

Banda Aceh, located on the western tip of Sumatra, Indonesia, is a city recovering from a devastating tsunami in 2004. Today, it offers a unique blend of historical sites and natural beauty. Visitors can explore the Grand Mosque (Mesjid Raya Baiturrahman), a stunning white mosque that survived the tsunami, or learn about the disaster at the Aceh Tsunami Museum. Banda Aceh is also a gateway to nearby Pulau Weh island, known for its beautiful beaches and excellent diving.

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Airports near Banda Aceh

There are multiple ways to reach Banda Aceh - here are 4 airports you can use to get to Banda Aceh.

Sultan Iskandar Muda International Airport

Located in Banda Aceh, this is the closest international airport to the city. It is approximately a 30-minute drive from the city centre.


Kuala Namu International Airport

Situated in Medan, Indonesia, this airport is about a 4-hour drive from Banda Aceh. It is a larger international airport with more flight options.


Penang International Airport

Located in Penang, Malaysia, this airport is approximately a 5-hour drive from Banda Aceh. It offers a variety of international flights and is a popular connecting point for travellers heading to Banda Aceh.


Soekarno-Hatta International Airport

Situated in Jakarta, Indonesia, this airport is the busiest and largest in Indonesia. It is about a 2-hour flight from Banda Aceh and serves as a major hub for international and domestic flights. travellers can take a connecting flight from Jakarta to Banda Aceh.

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Things to do in Banda Aceh

In a city full of many sights to see, we've picked out our top 3 must-sees:

Discover the Rich History of Banda Aceh

Explore the Tsunami Museum, a poignant reminder of the 2004 disaster, and delve into the city's fascinating past at the Aceh State Museum.

Experience the Unique Culture

Immerse yourself in the vibrant local culture at the Baiturrahman Grand Mosque, a stunning architectural masterpiece and the heart of religious life in Banda Aceh.

Unleash Your Adventurous Spirit

Embark on a thrilling journey to Pulau Weh, a paradise for divers and snorkelers, offering crystal clear waters and a diverse marine life.