Getting to Simeulue island is easy! Although tourists haven’t found their way into Simeulue like they did at the neighboring island Nias, Simeulue is very easy to travel to.

Medan is the gateway into Simeulue, the capital of Sumatra and the fifth largest city in Indonesia. Very easy to fly to, from cities like Singapore, Jakarta, Kuala Lumpur, Denpasar, Surabaya and more…

Direct flights leave from Medan to Simeulue, Lion Air (Wings) is the main carrier that flies you to the island. The flight takes around 60 minutes. You can check the flights and book online via: or