Bangka Belitung and Accessibility

Bangka Belitung and Accessibility

One that got government attentions and to support the ease of investment in Bangka Belitung Archipelago Province is the provision access of transportation. AIR

TRANSPORTATION

Nowadays, Bangka Belitung Archipelago Province has two airports, namely Depati Amir the airport of Pangkalpinang in Bangka Island and HAS Hanandjoeddin the airport of Tanjungpandan in Belitung Island. The airlines that operated in Bangka Island are Garuda Indonesia, Sriwijaya Air, Lion Air, Citilink, Wings, and Sky Aviation. Meanwhile, the airlines that operated in Belitung Island are Garuda Indonesia, Sriwijaya Air, Lion Air, Citilink, Sky Aviation. Depati Amir Airport serves flights from Pangkalpinang - Jakarta, Pangkalpinang - Palembang, Pangkalpinang - Tanjungpandan, and Pangkalpinang – Batam. Meanwhile, H.A.S Hanandjoeddin Airport serves flights from Tanjungpandan - Jakarta, Tanjungpandan – Pangkalpinang and Tanjungpandan - Palembang. It takes 50 – 55 minutes from Pangkalpinang – Jakarta, 30 minutes from Pangkalpinang – Palembang, 30 minutes from Pangkalpinang – Tanjungpandan, 60 minutes from Pangkalpinang – Batam.

SEA TRANSPORTATION

Bangka Belitung Archipelago Province has 8 (eight) seaports; it consists of 3 (three) cargo seaports and 5 (five) passenger seaports. The name of the seaports are Pangkalbalam Seaport in Pangkalpinang, Muntok Seaport in West Bangka, Tanjung Kalian Seaport in West Bangka, Belinyu Seaport in Bangka, Sadai Seaport in South Bangka, Sungai Selan Seaport in Central Bangka, Sungailiat Fishery Seaport in Bangka, Jelitik Seaport in Bangka, Tanjungpandan Seaport in Belitung and Manggar Seaport in East Belitung.

Special Port that managed by privates in this province are:

Special port of Desa Batu Beriga in Koba,

Central Bangka. It used for sand loading and unloading.

Special port of Desa Juru Seberang in Tanjungpandan, Belitung. It used for sand loading and unloading.

Special port of Desa Mentigi in Membalong, Belitung. It used for sand loading and unloading.

Special port of Desa Pegantungan in Badau, Belitung. It used for CPO loading and unloading.

Special port of Desa Gantung in Gantung, East Belitung.

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