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Flights to Batam Island

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Batam Island sits strategically located just off the coast of Singapore in Indonesia. Due to its proximity, it's a popular getaway destination for Singaporeans. The island itself is a free trade zone, known for its shopping malls, duty-free goods, and relaxed beach resorts. Beyond shopping, visitors can explore historical sites like the Maha Vihara Duta Maitreya Temple, the largest Buddhist temple in Southeast Asia, or go for a scenic drive over the Barelang Bridge, a series of six bridges connecting Batam to other islands. The climate in Batam is tropical, so expect hot and humid weather year-round.

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Airports near Batam Island

There are a variety of airports to choose from when visiting Batam Island. Here's 4 airports that serve Batam Island.

Hang Nadim International Airport

Located in Batam, Hang Nadim International Airport is the main airport serving the island. It is a commercial passenger airport with both domestic and international flights. It is the closest airport to Batam Island and is easily accessible by a short drive.


Soekarno-Hatta International Airport

Situated in Jakarta, Soekarno-Hatta International Airport is the busiest airport in Indonesia and serves as a major hub for international and domestic flights. While it is not as close as Hang Nadim International Airport, it is still within a reasonable driving distance from Batam Island. You may need to take a connecting flight from Jakarta to Hang Nadim International Airport.


Sultan Mahmud Badaruddin II International Airport

Located in Palembang, Sultan Mahmud Badaruddin II International Airport is another option for travellers heading to Batam Island. It is a regional airport with domestic and limited international flights. If you choose this airport, you will need to take a connecting flight to Hang Nadim International Airport.


Changi Airport

Although not in Indonesia, Changi Airport in Singapore is a major international airport that offers excellent connectivity to Batam Island. It is a popular choice for travellers due to its extensive flight options and proximity to Batam. From Changi Airport, you can take a ferry or a short connecting flight to Batam Island.

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Buy your flights to Batam Island and pay later

Did you know that you can buy your flights to Batam Island now and pay later at Alternative Airlines?

With Buy Now Pay Later (BNPL), you have the freedom to spread the cost of your flights to Batam Island over time, usually on a weekly, bi-weekly or monthly period! There are interest-free options available, however, you'll need to check this beforehand with the lending provider.

Using BNPL for your flights to Batam Island gives you greater flexibility when managing the budget for your flights, ensuring a stress-free trip!

Things to do in Batam Island

Exploring Batam Island's many attractions can be overwhelming, so we've handpicked our top 3:

Barelang Bridge

This impressive bridge is actually a series of bridges connecting Batam Island to a few other islands. It's a great spot to take in the scenery and snap some photos.

Maha Vihara Duta Maitreya Temple

This massive Buddhist temple is one of the biggest in Indonesia. Visitors can admire the beautiful architecture and learn more about Buddhism.

Nagoya Hill Shopping Mall

Batam Island is a duty-free zone, making it a shopper's paradise. Nagoya Hill Shopping Mall is one of the largest malls on the island and a great place to find bargains on everything from clothes and electronics to souvenirs.

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