Kupang is surprisingly well connected by air travel, it is a transit point for many smaller islands like Rote, Alor, etc. The most frequent connections are:

  • Denpasar
  • Jakarta
  • Surabaya
  • Makassar

Kupang’s El Tari airport (KOE) will be a welcoming change, after coming from a major airport: Short waiting times for luggage, organized taxi stands, and no traffic jams from the airport to the city. Taxi to the city center should cost 70-80k IDR..

DestinationMain Island
Alor (ARD)Alor
Denpasar (DPS)Bali
Atambua (ABU)West Timor
Bajawa (BJW)
Ende (ENE)Flores
Jakarta (CGK)Java (West)
Larantuka (LKA)Flores
Lewoleba (LWE)Lembata
Makassar (UPG)Sulawesi (South)
Maumere (MOF)Flores
Rote Island (RTI)West Timor
Ruteng (RTG)Flores
Surabaya (SUB)Java (East)
Tambolaka (TMC)Sumbawa
Waingapu Airport (WGP)Sumbawa