Train Argo Lawu is a train for Jakarta to Solo route. You can take this train as an alternative of Jakarta to Solo flight. Your train would traverse Yogyakarta, using the southern line of Java Island. If you want to take this train, go to Gambir Station, Jakarta. This is the station for all executive trains in Jakarta.
Where to Book Train Argo Lawu?
You can go directly to the station. Yes, Gambir Station. But when you have no time, just come and book at Tiket.com. This site is one of the best site to serve you with the best customer service experience. Anytime you have questions, contact them via Live Chat, and they will answer all of your questions. Most tourists won’t do that anyway, because the booking process in Tiket.com is completely easy. Just fill here and there, click on this and that, and voila! Train Argo Lawu ticket is sent to your email.
Train Ticket Prices
Train Argo Lawu offers affordable ticket prices. They have executive seats with air-conditioned cabins, but the cheapest ticket is tagged at IDR 285.000 only. The most expensive ticket is tagged at IDR 350.000. It is a long haul train. You even stop by in Yogyakarta. The train seat is worth your money.
Inside the cabin you will enjoy train amenities, such as TV Plasma, dishes, drinks, pillow and blanket. Even though you won’t consider them the best ones in the world, at least those are the best services in the country. You won’t get them all in an economy class train.
Argo Lawu is a nigh train. It departs at 8:00 PM from Gambir Station. You can’t enjoy the scenery of the southern Java, but it’s okay, you can sleep very well on your seat. You will arrive in Solo at around 4:45 AM. It’s the best time to learn how Javanese start their days.