Balikpapan Holidays

Dreaming of a trip to Indonesia? Balikpapan has everything you need for a great holiday. You could visit Sepinggan Airport, or how about spending an afternoon at Borneo Discovery Tours? Better still, it doesn't need to cost you the world. We compare hundreds of flight and hotel options to find …

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How to get to Balikpapan

Here's what you need to know about getting to Balikpapan. You can see the cheapest month to fly and a snapshot of flight prices for the following month. Also, don't forget to factor in your travelling time - the typical flight from London Heathrow to Balikpapan takes 19 hours, 45 minutes.

When to go to Balikpapan

Typical Holiday Price

£762 per person

The average price of hotels and apartments in Balikpapan varies according to the time of year. To help you plan when to go, we've looked at the hotels available on our site, then worked out the average price per night for the quietest and the busiest months.

Cheapest Month to Visit


Based on a typical 1 week holiday - adding together the cost of flights and accommodation - May is the cheapest month to go to Balikpapan.

Things to see and do in Balikpapan

Deanster1983 who's mostly off | FlickrSepinggan Airport
Sepinggan Airport
Yanti | Trip by SkyscannerBorneo Discovery Tours
Borneo Discovery Tours
shankar s. | FlickrVegetables Garden Inpres Market
Vegetables Garden Inpres Market

Reviews of Balikpapan

Yuna Gena
Yuna GenaSamarinda

Balikpapan is one of prominent city in Indonesia. Besides infamous for its tidiness and cleanness, Balikpapan holds important roles in economic sector, for it's home of few giant oil and mining companies. Moreover, as a home of one of internationa airports in Indonesia, Balikpapan becomes one busy and most-visited city, especially at eastern part of Indonesia. Speaking of culture and tourism, Balikpapan holds few worth visiting unique spots.

Terry Walters
Terry Walters

great place hot good choice of water sports hotels in all price ranges great water park and security is all over the place they love to help you out great bargains on knock off items great for picking up black market dvds at nicks but watch out for the white mice they try to get you to buy drugs never go down ally ways where their are large groups of males make shaw you are where all the tourest's are safer

Hadi Mukminin
Hadi MukmininLos Angeles


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Muhammad Muhammad

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