Medan Holidays

As Indonesia's fourth-largest city, Medan occupies a strategic point on Sumatra's northeast coast as a major transit entry point from Malaysia. Though it has a reputation for being a bit noisy and rundown, it is home to some of the country's most exquisite nineteenth-century colonial architecture. The most well-known are …

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How to get to Medan

Here's what you need to know about getting to Medan. 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 Medan takes 15 hours, 50 minutes.

When to go to Medan

Typical Holiday Price

679 € per person

The average price of hotels and apartments in Medan 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 - October is the cheapest month to go to Medan.

Where to stay in Medan

Whatever your travelling style, we can help find you the perfect place to stay. From luxurious hotels to practical apartments, these are our most popular places in Medan, according to other travellers.

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