Banjarmasin travel guide

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You're Going to Love Banjarmasin

With a population of 572,837, Banjarmasin is the largest city in South Kalimantan, Indonesia by the number of inhabitants. It is one of the most popular cities to visit in the country. Consider staying at least one whole day in Banjarmasin to see all of its attractions.

When to visit Banjarmasin

Banjarmasin in May
Estimated hotel price
$40
1 night at 3-star hotel
Banjarmasin in May
Estimated hotel price
$40
1 night at 3-star hotel

Looking for warm weather? Then head to Banjarmasin in April, when the average temperature is 28 °C, and the highest can go up to 30 °C. The coldest month, on the other hand, is January, when it can get as cold as 25 °C, with an average temperature of 27 °C. You’re likely to see more rain in January, when precipitation is around 350 mm. In contrast, August is usually the driest month of the year in Banjarmasin, with an average rainfall of 110 mm.

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How to Get to Banjarmasin

Plane

When flying to Banjarmasin, you’ll arrive at Banjarmasin Syamsudin Noor (BDJ), which is located 23 km from the city centre.

Plane

When flying to Banjarmasin, you’ll arrive at Banjarmasin Syamsudin Noor (BDJ), which is located 23 km from the city centre.

Airports near Banjarmasin

Airlines serving Banjarmasin

Malaysia Airlines
Good (188 reviews)
Garuda Indonesia
Excellent (47 reviews)
Batik Air
Good (20 reviews)
Indonesia AirAsia
Good (44 reviews)
Citilink
Okay (2 reviews)
Lion Air
Good (24 reviews)
Wings Air
Good (4 reviews)

Where to stay in popular areas of Banjarmasin

Hiring a car in Banjarmasin

Expect to pay $1.46 per litre in Banjarmasin (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your car hire, filling up the tank will cost between $17.43 and $23.24.

Expect to pay $1.46 per litre in Banjarmasin (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your car hire, filling up the tank will cost between $17.43 and $23.24.