The airport in Bangka Island is named Depati Amir Airport located in Pangkal Pinang City, the capital of Bangka Belitung Province. Depati Amir Airport serves flight routes to some cities in Indonesia such as Jakarta (the capital of Indonesia), Palembang, Batam and Yogyakarta. Flights from overseas and other cities in Indonesia mostly require transit in Jakarta which takes about 1 hour flight from Jakarta (Soekarno-Hatta International Airport) to Pangkal Pinang City (Depati Amir Airport).
Transportation by Bus
The distance from Depati Amir Airport in Pangkal Pinang City to Tanjung Pesona Beach Resort in Tanah Liat District, Bangka City is about 30 km. The cheapest way to travel from Pangkal Pinang (Girimaya Bus Station) to Bangka City is by Bus. However, the operational schedule of bus just from around 05.00 am-03.00 pm and takes about 1-2 hours from Pangkal Pinang City to Bangka City. The fare is around 60,000 IDR or 4 USD per person.
Transportation by Taxi/Car Rental
Taxi or car rental provides the most convenient way to travel from Depati Amir Airport in Pangkal Pinang City to Tanjung Pesona Beach Resort in Tanah Liat District, Bangka City. The fare is around 200,000 IDR or 14 USD and takes 45-60 minutes. You may contact the car rental in advance to make a reservation (one car can carry up to four people). For international participants, If you need any assistance for car rental reservation, you may contact the committee of ICOSEAT 2022 (firstname.lastname@example.org.).
Car Rental Companies in Bangka:
Mega Rental and Travel
Telephone: +62 82280777273
Car Rent Koperasi Bintang Kejora Depati Amir
Telephone: 082182944133 or 085268940640
Telephone: +62 717 433327
Telephone: 08127372680 or 085380798899