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Soekarno–Hatta International Airport Terminal 3

Soekarno–Hatta International Airport Terminal 3 (also known as Terminal 3 Ultimate) is an airport terminal of Soekarno–Hatta International Airport serving Greater Jakarta, Indonesia. It is located on northeast side of the airport. Terminal 3 has a different style than other terminals of the airport. Terminal 1 and 2 were built with incorporation of the local architecture into the design, but Terminal 3 is built in contemporary modern design with environmental friendly and traditional sense. The terminal was first named as Terminal 3 Ultimate but later it was decided to integrate with the old Terminal 3.

Soekarno-Hatta International Airport Terminal 3
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Terminal 3 departure lounge
Former namesTerminal 3 Ultimate
Alternative namesTerminal 3 Ultimate
General information
TypeAirport terminal
Coordinates6°07′13″S 106°39′36″E / 6.120379°S 106.660107°E / -6.120379; 106.660107Coordinates: 6°07′13″S 106°39′36″E / 6.120379°S 106.660107°E / -6.120379; 106.660107
Opened9 August 2016
Inaugurated9 August 2016
Cost$600 million
ClientPT Angkasa Pura II
OwnerGovernment of Indonesia
Technical details
Structural systemSteel frame roof with glass facades
Floor area422,804 m2 (4,551,020 sq ft)
Design and construction
Architecture firmWoodhead
Main contractorKawahapejaya Indonesia KSO

Garuda Indonesia operates all of its flights, both domestic and international from this terminal. For other airlines operating at Soekarno-Hatta International Airport, serving international routes have been gradually relocated to Terminal 3.[1][2]The terminal has been named as the best airport terminal in 2017 in Indonesia at the ninth Bandara Awards initiated by Majalah Bandara.[3]



The former Terminal 3 was officially opened for commercial flights when Mandala Airlines and Indonesia AirAsia started operations in T3 for their domestic flights on 20 April 2009 followed by international flights on 15 November 2011. Former Terminal 3 had capacity of 4 million passengers per annum, had 30 check-in counters, 6 baggage carousels and 3 gates with two jet bridges. In 2012, Angkasa Pura II, the airport operator of Soekarno-Hatta, undertook a master plan to upgrade Soekarno-Hatta International airport into a world class airport and ultimately build an Aerotropolis.[4] Expansion of Terminal 3 is part of that master-plan.[5] New Terminal 3 was formally opened on 9 August 2016. T3 is being built as an aerotropolis terminal.[6] Terminal 3 will be able to serve 60 airplanes from the current 40 airplanes.[7]


The ticketing kiosks at Terminal 3.
A pharmacy at the departure area of Terminal 3.
The baggage carousels at the arrival area of Terminal 3.

The Terminal 3 spans 1.2 kilometers and the apron is able to serve 40 aircraft.[8] The terminal will serve 25 million international passengers each year. When the terminal becomes fully operational, the airport authority expects to connect 70 international destinations, up from the current 30.[9]This is a modern terminal specifically designed to cater as a transit point for international airlines. Spanning 422,804 sq meters, the new terminal is slightly larger than Changi Airport's Terminal 3. It has 10 gates for international flights and 18 for domestic, 206 check-in counters, 38 self check-in and 12 bag drop counters, 48 aerobridges, two four-star hotels, meeting rooms, duty-free shops, retail outlets, restaurants and multi-storey carparks.[10]Total area of the main building of new terminal 3 is about 331,101m2, the parking building 85,578 sq meters and the VVIP passengers building 6,124 sq meters. The check-in area of the terminal is arranged in the form of eight clusters. The terminal has an automated baggage handling system featuring at least 13 conveyor belts.[11]The parking area has capacity to accommodate 2600 cars and 2600 motorcycles.[12]

Terminal 3 is equipped with BHS level 5 to detect explosives and directly move into blankets, an Airport Security System (ASS) which can control up to 600 CCTVs to detect faces who are available in the security register, an Intelligence Building Management System (IBMS) which can control uses of water and electricity, rain water system to produce clean water from rain, a recycled water system to produce toilet water from used toilet water, and illumination technology control to illuminate the terminal depending on the weather surrounding the terminal.[13]

Terminal 3 has WiFi access of speeds up to 50 Mbit/s, the fastest among all airports around the world. It is free to access for an initial 15 minutes and then passengers will be able to pay Rp 5,000 per hour.[14] The terminal has a Tourist Information Center (TIC) from where tourists may get information on tourist attractions, transportation, accommodation and other travel related information in Indonesia.[15] Terminal 3 has a Digital Airport Hotel or Capsule hotel with 120 rooms, which has Alpha-type and Beta-type rooms.[16]

Commercial zoneEdit

Terminal 3 of SHIA Ultimate provides a commercial zone with a different atmosphere and scenery compared to other airports in Indonesia. The commercial area of Terminal 3 Ultimate covers an area of 71,225 square meters. The area is divided into several zones, each for food & beverages with an area of 23,301 square meters, retail 22,023 square meters, servicing 2,007 square meters, duty free 4,784 square meters, lounge 8,496 square meters, exhibition 1,493 square meters, and office/ airline 19,121 square meters.[17]

At present tenants of commercial area are, BNI, BRI Digital, Bank Mandiri, GraPari, Cold Stone Creamery, Krispy Kreme, KFC, Alfaexpress, Starbucks Coffee, OldTown White Coffee, Burger King, J.CO Donuts, Hoka-Hoka Bento, Coach, Tumi, Mothercare, Batik Keris, Roti'O, Excelso Cafe, Ramen 38 Sanpachi, Liberica Coffee, Steak Hotel by Holycow!, Solaria, Delico, Ardent Coffee, Warung Koffie Batavia, Nanny's Pavilion, Roti Unyil, Verde, Danar Hadi, Re juve and more due to open in the nearby future.


Airlines and destinationsEdit


Air ChinaBeijing–Capital
All Nippon AirwaysTokyo–Haneda, Tokyo–Narita
Asiana AirlinesSeoul–Incheon
Cathay PacificHong Kong
China AirlinesHong Kong, Taipei–Taoyuan
China Eastern AirlinesShanghai–Pudong
China Southern AirlinesGuangzhou, Shenzhen
Emirates Dubai–International, Istanbul
Ethiopian Airlines Addis Ababa1
Etihad Airways Abu Dhabi
EVA Air Taipei–Taoyuan
Garuda IndonesiaAmbon, Amsterdam, Balikpapan, Banda Aceh, Bandar Lampung, Bangkok–Suvarnabhumi, Banjarmasin, Batam, Beijing–Capital, Bengkulu, Biak, Denpasar/Bali, Guangzhou, Hong Kong, Jambi, Jayapura, Jeddah, Kuala Lumpur–International, London–Heathrow, Makassar, Malang, Manado, Mataram–Lombok, Medan, Medina, Melbourne, Merauke, Osaka–Kansai, Padang, Palangkaraya, Palembang, Palu, Pangkal Pinang, Pekanbaru, Perth, Pontianak, Semarang, Seoul–Incheon, Shanghai–Pudong, Singapore, Surakarta/Solo, Sorong, Surabaya, Sydney, Tanjung Pinang, Ternate, Tokyo–Haneda, Timika, Yogyakarta
Charter: Guilin
Garuda Indonesia
operated by Explore Jet
Banyuwangi, Kupang, Labuan Bajo, Sibolga, Silangit, Tanjung Pandan, Tarakan
Charter: Christmas Island
Japan Airlines Tokyo–Narita
KLMAmsterdam, Kuala Lumpur–International
Korean AirSeoul–Incheon
Malaysia AirlinesKuala Lumpur–International
Oman AirMuscat
Philippine AirlinesManila
Qatar AirwaysDoha, Istanbul
Royal Brunei AirlinesBandar Seri Begawan
SaudiaJeddah, Medina, Riyadh
Shenzhen Airlines Shenzhen
Singapore AirlinesSingapore
SriLankan AirlinesColombo
Thai AirwaysBangkok–Suvarnabhumi
Turkish Airlines Istanbul
Uzbekistan Airways Kuala Lumpur, Tashkent[18][19]
Vietnam AirlinesHo Chi Minh City
XiamenAirFuzhou, Xiamen

^1 Ethiopian Airlines flights to and from Jakarta stop in Bangkok. However, the airline doesn't have 5th freedom rights to transport passengers solely between Bangkok and Jakarta.

Ground transportationEdit

Free shuttle buses are available, which connects Terminal 1, 2 and 3. A Skytrain/people mover system connects Terminal 1, 2, and 3. The headway of the skytrain would be 5 minutes, with 7 minutes needed to get from Terminal 1 to Terminal 3.[20]

A new railway service Soekarno-Hatta Airport Rail Link connects the airport to the city center of Jakarta.[21]

See alsoEdit


  1. ^ "International flights to move to Soekarno-Hatta Terminal 3 by May". The Jakarta Post. Retrieved 20 June 2018.
  2. ^
  3. ^ "Soekarno-Hatta's Terminal 3 named best Indonesian airport". The Jakarta Post. Retrieved 16 November 2017.
  4. ^ "Major Upgrade for Jakarta Airport". Airport International. July 23, 2012.
  5. ^ "Jakarta's airport to be world-class 'aerotropolis'". The Jakarta Post. July 25, 2011. Archived from the original on March 4, 2016.
  6. ^ Yoniansyah (November 13, 2014). "Angkasa Pura II Expedites T3 Expansion".
  7. ^ Pingkan Elita Dundu (November 17, 2014). "Agar Penumpang Lebih Aman dan Nyaman di Bandara Soekarno-HattaYYY".
  8. ^ Yoniansyah (November 13, 2014). "Angkasa Pura II Expedites T3 Expansion".
  9. ^ "A hub to rival Singapore: Jakarta Airport's new terminal the centerpiece of transport plan".
  10. ^ "Soekarno-Hatta's new Terminal 3 to open Aug. 9".
  11. ^ "Jakarta airport's new terminal opens in June".
  12. ^ "Soekarno-Hatta Airport Terminal 3 to Begin Operating May 2016".
  13. ^ Jabbar Ramdhani (June 10, 2016). "Ini Fasilitas Canggih yang Ada di Terminal 3 Ultimate Bandara Soekarno-Hatta".
  14. ^ "AP II: Kecepatan Wi-Fi di Terminal 3 Bandara Soekarno-Hatta Mencapai 50 MBPS". October 7, 2016.
  15. ^ "Soekarno Hatta Airport Now Have Tourist Information Center". Tempo. Retrieved 2017-06-22.
  16. ^ "Soekarno Hatta Airport`s Capsule Hotel Can be Booked Online". Tempo. Retrieved 8 August 2018.
  17. ^ "Di Area Komersial Terminal 3 Ultimate, Penumpang Dimanjakan".
  18. ^ Liu, Jim (22 April 2019). "Uzbekistan Airways files Jakarta service resumption from May 2019". Routesonline. Retrieved 22 April 2019.
  19. ^ "Uzbekistan Airways запускает рейсы в Джакарту". газета (in Russian). 18 April 2019. Retrieved 22 April 2019.
  20. ^ "Skytrain to connect terminals at Soekarno-Hatta airport".
  21. ^ "Soekarno-Hatta airport train to start operating in July".