How to Reach Selayar Island

There are many options to traveling to Selayar Island.

Public transportation  Makassar – Selayar route serving passengers through the Mallengkeri Makassar Terminal for Bus and Mini Bus Travel that can pick you up
from your location for example (Airport or Hotel) and those are operated every day. The route passes through several districts to arrive at the Bira Ferry Harbor for the next trip from Bira Harbor by ferry (ASDP) to Pamatata Selayar Harbor.

Travel time from Makassar to Selayar Island is approximately 8 – 9 hours including the ferry crossing which takes approximately 2 hours. If you want a new experience enjoying the natural panorama along the way and then crossing the land using a ferry, this option could be the choice.

1. Bus, Travel or Drive & Ferry (ASDP)

Depart from Mallengkeri Makassar Terminal at 12pm (00:00 WITA) and arrive at Bira Ferry Harbor at 6 am (06:00 WITA) 

The price of a bus or travel mini bus is Rp. 250.000/pax (including ferry ticket). You can also use private vehicles. For motorbikes the ticket price ….. and for private cars Rp. 500.000 

Makassar

5h 45m by car / bus

Bira

2h by ferry 

2. Bus, Travel or Drive & Ferry (Dharma Kartika)

Depart from Mallengkeri Makassar Terminal at 12pm (00:00 WITA) and arrive at Bira Ferry Harbor at 6 am (06:00 WITA) 

The price of a bus or travel mini bus is Rp. 250.000/pax (including ferry ticket). You can also use private vehicles. For motorbikes the ticket price ….. and for private cars Rp. 500.000 

Makassar

  • Soekarno Hatta Harbor

2h by ferry 

Selayar

  • Harbor

Selayar

  • Harbor

5m by car / bus 

3. By Air.

Unfortunately, flight from Makassar (UPG) – Selayar (KSR) is not available until further notice.

Makassar

  • Sultan Hasanuddin Airport

45m by air

Selayar

  • H. Aroepala Airport