Medan Kuala Namu Railink U34: Medan City Railink Station to Medan Kuala Namu International Airport by Airport Train

After a quick supermarket visit to buy Salted Egg Indomie after arriving from the KA Putri Deli Siang U53 from Tanjung Balai, it was time to head to the airport to catch my flight back to Kuala Lumpur and Singapore. I opted to get on the Railink (no surprises there) as it is the fastest way … Continue reading Medan Kuala Namu Railink U34: Medan City Railink Station to Medan Kuala Namu International Airport by Airport Train

KA Putri Deli Siang U53: Tanjung Balai to Medan by Train

The KA Putri Deli Siang U53 is an afternoon full-daylight Ekonomi Class train from Tanjung Balai to Medan, travelling on the Tanjung Balai branch line to Kisaran before merging with the mainline to Medan. KA Putri Deli Siang U53 departs from Tanjung Balai at 12.10pm, just 65 minutes after my KA Putri Deli Pagi U52 had arrived … Continue reading KA Putri Deli Siang U53: Tanjung Balai to Medan by Train

KA Sri Lelawangsa U71: Binjai to Medan by Train (Feeder Putri Deli)

Immediately after arriving from the Sri Lelawangsa U72, I headed back to Medan with the same train, the Sri Lelawangsa U71, as I had somewhere else to go to in the afternoon. Thankfully, with the loco-hauled train, it offered me additional time to exit the station and snap some photos before proceeding to buy my ticket as … Continue reading KA Sri Lelawangsa U71: Binjai to Medan by Train (Feeder Putri Deli)

KA Sri Lelawangsa U72: Medan to Binjai by Train (Feeder Putri Deli)

The Sri Lelawangsa is Medan's only commuter rail service linking the towns of Medan and Binjai, with no intermediate stops. 12 pairs of trains run daily with an average frequency of 90 minutes. For this trip, I was targeting mainly to ride on the KRDI on this service, but unfortunately, it was not available on that … Continue reading KA Sri Lelawangsa U72: Medan to Binjai by Train (Feeder Putri Deli)

Medan Kuala Namu Railink U13: Medan Kuala Namu International Airport to Medan City Railink Station by Airport Train

From my early arrival with Indonesia AirAsia QZ125 from KL, I rushed off to the Airport Railway Station at Kuala Namu Interntional Airport in the hopes of getting an earlier train which will save me an hour of waiting time. While it's the same Railink company as Jakarta, trains in Medan are less frequent during non-peak … Continue reading Medan Kuala Namu Railink U13: Medan Kuala Namu International Airport to Medan City Railink Station by Airport Train

Indonesia AirAsia QZ125: Kuala Lumpur to Medan by Airbus A320-200

Coming in from my early AirAsia AK700 flight from Singapore, it was a comfortable transfer time for my next flight, Indonesia AirAsia QZ125 to Medan. I headed to the transfer counter to print a boarding pass, but the staff told me to go clear immigration and print it at the kiosks outside, even when I didn't … Continue reading Indonesia AirAsia QZ125: Kuala Lumpur to Medan by Airbus A320-200

Jetstar Asia 3K284: Medan (Kuala Namu International Airport) to Singapore (Changi Airport Terminal 1) by Airbus A320-200

Jetstar Asia 3K284 is the only afternoon flight departing from Medan back to Singapore. For my Sunday flight, it departed at 4.20pm - which was a pretty tight connection from my other train rides - but everything went smooth, so, here I am. Jetstar does not offer their online check-in service at Medan, so I … Continue reading Jetstar Asia 3K284: Medan (Kuala Namu International Airport) to Singapore (Changi Airport Terminal 1) by Airbus A320-200

ARS Kualanamu: Medan City Railway Station to Medan Kuala Namu International Airport by Airport Rail Link

Connecting from my KA43 Sribilah Pagi from Rantau Prapat, I headed up to the Medan City Railink Station directly from Platform 1 of Medan Railway Station. With my KA43 Sribilah Pagi arriving at 1.15pm, I had just 15 minutes to get my connection to the U24 Railink to Kuala Namu International Airport. The Medan City … Continue reading ARS Kualanamu: Medan City Railway Station to Medan Kuala Namu International Airport by Airport Rail Link