Sudirman Station in Jakarta
Sudirman Station, referred to as Stasiun Sudirman in Bahasa Indonesia is a commuter station which is ideally located in central Jakarta. It is is situated only about 1 km south of some of Jakarta’s most popular malls such as Thamrin City, Plaza Indonesia and Grand Indonesia.
Conveniently, it is also located close to some of Jakarta’s best hotels such as the Shangri-La.
GPS Address: -6.202344, 106.823361
Station Address: Jl. Kendal No.24, Menteng, Kota Jakarta Pusat, Daerah Khusus Ibukota Jakarta 10310, Indonesia
Commuter Line(s): Yellow Line
Train Platforms: 2 side platform
Number of Tracks: 2
Commuter Line Information: Sudirman Station
Although very close to other commuter lines, Sudirman Station is only a stop on one of Jakarta’s commuter lines: the Yellow Line.
The Yellow Line services trains from Jatinegara Station to Bogor, Nambo and Depok which are located south of Jakarta.
Connecting to the Jakarta Railink from Sudirman Station
It is also possible to transfer to the Jakarta Railink at Sudirman Station. Simply walk over to BNI Station to access trains that travel to and from Soekarno-Hatta International Airport.
What are the closest stations to Sudirman Station in Jakarta?
The closest stations to Sudirman on the Yellow Line include Karet Station to the west and Manggarai Station to the east.
If you are travelling west, the distance between Sudirman and Karet Station is only about 800 meters. This is one of the shortest distances between any two stations throughout Jakarta’s commuter network.
If you are travelling east, the distance between Sudirman Station and Manggarai Station is around 3.2 km.
Since Sudirman Station is only part of the Yellow Line it is not possible to transfer lines while at this station. It is really easy to reach the transit stations from here, however.
Manggarai Station (1 station east of Sudirman) is the closest transit station.
Therefore, you can head east just 1 station and transfer to the Red or Blue Line from there.
What is located around Stasiun Sudirman in Jakarta?
About 1 km directly north of Sudirman Station is the Monumen Selamat Datang.
This is a famous landmark in Jakarta that is surrounded by a large roundabout that has some of Jakarta’s best hotels (Grand Hyatt Jakarta, Hotel Indonesia Kempinski Jakarta, the Mandarin Oriental Jakarta and the Pullman Jakarta) overlooking it. This is regarded as one of, if not the best location to stay while visiting the city due to its centrality and easy access to the Monas area.
Taman Suropati is particularly well known for its mature trees and carnival-like atmosphere during the evening hours on weekends. Locals love to play music at night.
If you are interested in checking out antiques, the Jalan Surabaya Market is only 2.5 km away from Sudirman Station. You might want to check out this popular article that features a walking tour around these public parks and the antique market.
If you are interested in shopping while in this area of Jakarta, you’re lucky because the area around Sudirman Station has multiple high quality shopping centers within a few kilometers away.
Grand Indonesia and Plaza Indonesia offer more international brands whereas Thamrin City has more local products to choose from.
Some of the closest malls to the south of Sudirman Station include
- Citywalk Sudirman (1.8 km away)
- Setiabudi One (2.5 km away)
- Plaza Festival (3 km away)
- The Plaza Semanggi (4 km away)
- Pacific Place (4.7 km way).
Needless to say, there is no shortage of shopping opportunities available if you are near Sudirman Station!
Staying in the area around Sudirman Station is also a convenient choice with plenty of quality hotels nearby.
Some of the closest properties include: Mandarin Oriental Jakarta (850 m/10 minute walk), Hotel Indonesia Kempinski Jakarta (1.0 km/13 minute walk), Ascott Jakarta (3.0 km/12 minute drive), Shangri-la Hotel (1.1 km/16 minute walk), All Seasons Jakarta Thamrin Hotel (200 m/2 minute walk), Clay Hotel Jakarta (180 m/2 minute walk), Holiday Inn Express Jakarta Thamrin (350 m/4 minute walk).
Driving from Sudirman Station to the Airports in Jakarta
Getting from Stasiun Sudirman to Soekarno-Hatta Airport (International Airport in Jakarta)
The driving distance from Sudirman Station to Soekarno-Hatta International Airport is around 33 kilometers and this should take you around 1 hour and 5 minutes to 1 hour and 20 minutes depending on traffic.
Getting from Stasiun Sudirman to Halim Perdanakusuma
The driving distance from Sudirman Station to Halim Perdanakusuma International Airport is around 48 kilometers and this should take you around 1 hour and 30 minutes minutes to 1 hour and 45 minutes depending on traffic.
10 Closest Hotels to Sudirman Commuter Station in Jakarta
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|Name of Property||Star Rating/Distance/Travel Time to Property||Average Guest Review Score|
|Mandarin Oriental Jakarta||5-star/ 850 m/ 10 minute walk||9.1/10 (227+ reviews)|
|Hotel Indonesia Kempinski Jakarta||5-star/ 1.0 km/ 13 minute walk||9.0/10 (1937+ reviews)|
|Ascott Jakarta||5-star/ 3.0 km/ 12 minute drive||8.5/10 (2252+ reviews)|
|Shangri-la Hotel||5-star/ 1.1 km/ 16 minute walk||8.8/10 (942+ reviews)|
|All Seasons Jakarta Thamrin Hotel||4-star/ 200 m/ 2 minute walk||7.8/10 (1076+ reviews)|
|Clay Hotel Jakarta||3-star/ 180 m/ 2 minute walk||7.3/10 (2697+ reviews)|
|Holiday Inn Express Jakarta Thamrin||3-star/ 350 m/ 4 minute walk||7.8/10 (982+ reviews)|
|Smart Hotel||3-star/ 350 m/ 4 minute walk||6.3/10 (2230+ reviews)|
|Studio One Hotel||2-star/ 300 m/ 4 minute walk||7.0/10 (586+ reviews)|
|ZEN Rooms Near Bunderan HI||2-star/ 600 m/ 7 minute walk||7.1/10 (34+ reviews)|