Not too far away are two other interesting cities, both with international airports. Solo, and Semarang, where some people also choose to stay. Access to the area is easy by plane, train, or buses. Once in the region, given the driving conditions, it is recommended you hire one of the many local drivers rather than rent your own vehicle. For to-the-minute information on travel and hiring a driver, our friendly Visitor Assistance Centre can help.
Borobudur is 45 km by road from the city of Yogyakarta, an hour by plane from Denpasar (Bali) or Jakarta (Indonesian capital).
Borobudur Temple is located in the Borobudur district, Magelang regency, Central Java Province. Exactly 15 KM from Magelang municipality south. Area Kedu hilly Borobudur Temple surrounded by causing small hills, including Tidar hill located north of Temple.
By car from Yogyakarta:
* Prambanan is around 30 minutes drive
* Borobudur is approximately 40 minutes away
* Ratu Boko is close to 35 minutes drive
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