Medan Airport Informational Guide to Kualanamu International Airport (KNO) - Non Official

Medan Airport Taxi

Transfer to Medan city centre by taxi within approximately an hour from Kualanamu International Airport

Friendly tip

We ought passengers to only board metered taxis to avoid being ripped off. Bear in mind that many drivers will refuse to use the meter and instead he or she will propose you to bargain. In that case, take another cab or threat the driver to call the police

As a safety tip, pick taxis from reliable places (malls, shopping centres, etc.)


Taxi ranks are located outside the Arrivals area of the main terminal. 


The authorized taxi companies at Medan Airport are Blue Bird Taxi, Express Taxi, Kokapura, Matra, Nice Trans and Poskopau.

The most reliable taxi companies are Blue Bird Taxi (+62 61 846 1234) and Express Taxi (+62 61 455 2211). 

We recommend passengers to only pick authorized taxis, as they work with fixed rates. 

Service hours: 24/7. 


The cost of a one-way trip to Medan is around 7,000-7,500 Rp according to the taxi company you choose. 


There are two big ride-sharing companies in Indonesia: Grab and Gojek. Normally it is cheaper than taking a taxi but it depends on the demand.

To book a taxi, please download the application in your smartphone.


If you seek for private transportation to and from Medan Airport to any destination, you can book a transfer. 

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