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)

KA Walahar Ekspres: Jakarta Tanjung Priok and Jakarta Kemayoran to Cikampek and Purwakarta by Train

The Walahar Ekspres is an Ekonomi AC (Lokal) train serving the Tanjung Priok - Cikampek - Purwakarta route. 3 pairs of trains serve the route daily, along with 2 pairs of Jatiluhur Ekspres trains serving the slightly shorter Tanjung Priok - Cikampek route. These 5 pairs of trains bridge the gap between the city of … Continue reading KA Walahar Ekspres: Jakarta Tanjung Priok and Jakarta Kemayoran to Cikampek and Purwakarta by Train

KA Argo Parahyangan 25: Bandung to Jakarta Gambir by Train

The Argo Parahyangan is a very popular cluster of train services running on the Jakarta Gambir - Bandung route with 8 pairs of regular services daily. Most Argo Parahyangan services operate with both Eksekutif Class and Ekonomi New Image coaches on each train, though some operate with Eksekutif Class coaches only, or with the new Premium … Continue reading KA Argo Parahyangan 25: Bandung to Jakarta Gambir by Train

KA Lokal Bandung Raya: Bandung to Padaralang and Cicalengka by Train

The Lokal Bandung Raya is a series of frequent commuter trains plying the Padaralang - Bandung - Cicalengka route, with some trains even serving Purwakarta and Cibatu towards the start and end of the service day. Trains depart on average once or twice per hour to either terminals. Tickets can be purchased from dedicated Go … Continue reading KA Lokal Bandung Raya: Bandung to Padaralang and Cicalengka by Train

KA Argo Parahyangan Premium 10554: Jakarta Gambir to Bandung by Train

The Argo Parahyangan is a very popular cluster of train services running on the Jakarta Gambir - Bandung route with 8 pairs of regular services daily. To meet the growing capacity demands, the Argo Parahyangan Premium now operates 2 additional pairs of services on this route during peak periods such as weekends and holidays, with an … Continue reading KA Argo Parahyangan Premium 10554: Jakarta Gambir to Bandung by Train