£516 is the cheapest deal found on momondo in the last two weeks for a flight to Balikpapan. This flight is from Manchester and is 13% cheaper than most flights to Balikpapan. To find the cheapest price to Balikpapan from your area, use momondo’s Airport-to-Airport Pricing Tool.
The month of September is, on average, the cheapest month to fly to Balikpapan from United Kingdom, with most prices found around £620. If you don’t want to visit Balikpapan in September, then you should wait until January to fly from United Kingdom, when ticket prices are also cheap, with an average price of £666.
Our data shows that Tuesday is the least expensive day to fly to Balikpapan. Tickets to fly out on this day can be as low as £613. Be sure to avoid booking your departure on a Saturday as prices are generally higher than usual. According to our data, the average ticket price to Balikpapan on Saturday is £844.
Our most recent data shows that the best time of day to fly to Balikpapan is at midday. Flights from United Kingdom to Balikpapan during this time can be as low as £495. Flights to Balikpapan are more costly in the morning, with an average ticket price of £804. Departure times in the morning fall within the peak daily travel times, which is why tickets can be more expensive.
Finding an alternative and possibly cheaper destination airport near Balikpapan is possible. If you are planning a flight to Balikpapan, consider booking flights to Samarinda Airport (59 mi from Balikpapan city centre).
The cheapest airport near Balikpapan is typically Samarinda Airport, with an average price of £590/person. These prices vary based on where travellers are coming from. It is suggested that travellers looking to save money try momondo’s Airport-to-Airport Pricing Tool.
Currently, Indonesia travel restrictions include travel to Balikpapan. Indonesia has restricted the entry of all travelers who are not Indonesia nationals, Temporary Stay Permit (ITAS) and Permanent Stay Permit (ITAP) holders, airline crew, diplomats, humanitarian aid workers, and foreigners working on strategic national projects. All travelers entering the country who are not Indonesian nationals must go through medical screening upon arrival and will be quarantined for a further 14 days. They must also either present a medical certificate issued within 7 days before arrival stating a negative COVID-19 PCR test result, or be tested for COVID-19 upon arrival. If you are planning to travel to Balikpapan at this time, it is recommended that you stay up to date on current restrictions and follow proper safety measures while in public.