Bengkulu City travel guide

Bengkulu City Tourism | Bengkulu City Guide

You're Going to Love Bengkulu City

With a population of 309,712, Bengkulu City is the largest city in Bengkulu, Indonesia by the number of inhabitants. It is one of the most popular cities to visit in the country. Consider staying at least one whole day in Bengkulu City to see all of its attractions.

When to visit Bengkulu City

Bengkulu City in May
Estimated hotel price
S$ 19
1 night at 3-star hotel
Bengkulu City in May
Estimated hotel price
S$ 19
1 night at 3-star hotel

Looking for warm weather? Then head to Bengkulu City in February, when the average temperature is 27 °C, and the highest can go up to 30 °C. The coldest month, on the other hand, is January, when it can get as cold as 23 °C, with an average temperature of 26 °C. You’re likely to see more rain in November, when precipitation is around 480 mm. In contrast, August is usually the driest month of the year in Bengkulu City, with an average rainfall of 190 mm.

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How to Get to Bengkulu City

Plane

When flying to Bengkulu City, you’ll arrive at Bengkulu City Fatmawati Soekarno (BKS), which is located 11 km from the city centre.

Plane

When flying to Bengkulu City, you’ll arrive at Bengkulu City Fatmawati Soekarno (BKS), which is located 11 km from the city centre.

Airports near Bengkulu City

Airlines serving Bengkulu City

Etihad Airways
Good (845 reviews)
Garuda Indonesia
Excellent (45 reviews)
Batik Air
Good (21 reviews)
Citilink
Okay (2 reviews)
Lion Air
Good (24 reviews)

Where to stay in popular areas of Bengkulu City

Hiring a car in Bengkulu City

Expect to pay S$ 1.15 per litre in Bengkulu City (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your car hire, filling up the tank will cost between S$ 13.73 and S$ 18.30.

Expect to pay S$ 1.15 per litre in Bengkulu City (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your car hire, filling up the tank will cost between S$ 13.73 and S$ 18.30.