Finding Train From Jakarta to Pekalongan
It is easy to find and get train ticket from Jakarta to Pekalongan since the town is common destination for urbans. Pekalongan also has business branches of Jakarta businessmen. Located in the middle of Java Island, Pekalongan is such a strategic place when it comes to trade as well as tourism business.
The cheapest train ticket from Jakarta to Pekalongan is tagged at USD 5.70 for Economy class. The price is subjected to change due to the season. If you are international tourists, it is suggested to avoid Idul Fitri Holiday to go to Pekalongan. But if you happen to go to the town in that season, be sure that you have booked the ticket two months in advance. The booking schedule is usually announced in PT. KAI official site or you can visit major railway stations in Jakarta like Senen and Gambir.
There are several trains available from Jakarta to Pekalongan. Their ultimate destinations may vary, from Tawang railway station in Semarang to Pasar Turi Station in Surabaya. But they usually halt at Pekalongan’s only railway station. First, you can choose Argo-train series like Argo Sindoro, Argo Anggrek, and Argo Muria. There are also Sembrani, Bangunkarta, Matarmaja, Majapahit, Bangunkarta, Brantas, Gumarang and Tawang Jaya.
Generally, travelling by train from Jakarta to Pekalongan is comfortable enough, even in Economy class. You will not encounter vendors, street musicians, and beggars on the train like the old economy class. Now economy class is also provided with air conditioners.
Going with business and Executive class is more comfortable. The seats are wider than those in economy class and there are usually pillows and blanket for complimentary.
Train departure varies from day to night.
There are only executive class if you depart from Gambir station. Argo Muria depart at seven while Argo Anggrek is at 09.30. In the afternoon, you can opt Bangunkarta at 3 pm and Argo Sindoro at 16.15 pm. The latest train is Sembrani at 07.15 pm.
If you prefer business or economy class, go to Senen railway station. The schedule starts from around seven in the morning until eleven at night.http://keretaapi.org/finding-train-from-jakarta-to-pekalongan/http://keretaapi.org/wp-content/uploads/sites/20/2016/06/train-from-jakarta-to-pekalongan.jpghttp://keretaapi.org/wp-content/uploads/sites/20/2016/06/train-from-jakarta-to-pekalongan-300x205.jpgIndonesia TrainJakarta to Pekalongantrain jakarta pekalongan