8 Apps For Jakarta Expats To Make Life Easier

Let’s say you have just arrived at Soekarno-Hatta International Airport and the heat already starts to get into you. You board a taxicab to the city center or whichever hotels you’re staying, but you have no idea what to do, where to go, who to contact and how you are going to enjoy the city. Check out some website and applications that you might find useful for living in the capital of the world’s third-largest democracy.



1-5qZ8X0slsrk-Hn4FELAmWgThis ride-hailing app is a local product that has helped boost the country’s Fintech industry. Available in more than 50 cities in the archipelago, Go-Jek offers services ranging from transportation to food delivery services, grocery services, medical deliveries and it even has mover service that uses big trucks, making everything a lot simpler.



weekend-forecast-logo-sep15-week-1-05If you love the nightlife scene (as much as we do), apart from checking cool events on our website, you can also download Sindhen. An application that allows you to check all the programs of major clubs in the city, what promotions they have and you can also book a table or secure your sofa for a wild night out.




You can secure your tickets to the most interesting events in the city, be it an exhibition, a music performance, a music festival or even seminars and workshops. And if you feel like watching some movies, you can also book some tickets here on the website or on the application.



Penang Noodle at Arts Cafe by Raffles Hotel Jakarta
Penang Noodle at Arts Cafe by Raffles Hotel Jakarta

Jakarta is heaven for those who love to eat! and we’re not overstating it. You can find basically any food you can think of, from traditional culinary street-side vendors to concept dining prepared by the world’s renowned chefs, Jakarta has it all! Now go check Chope to book your table in any of the city’s coolest dining spot.



tipelayanankliktukang-57f778b0927a610c2aa72a70Finding a good handyman in the city can be quiet a chore, especially if you’ve just moved to your sanctuary in the big J and you need to find a good mechanic who can repair anything from your air conditioner to water pump, or even help you paint the interior of your house.



DJrJyC5VAAAYO-nMost major airports in Indonesia are being upgraded to meet international standards during the Joko Widodo’s presidency. And if you are looking for all information regarding schedules, food court, shops, transportation and anything related to life in the airport, then perhaps it’s best for you to download this app, proudly made by Angkasa Pura II.



PrintIf you need a good laundry service that provides delivery and pick-up services from a single click, then it’s KliknKlin that you want to download. They cover most of Jakarta area and provides a good service for your daily laundry chores.


Happy Fresh


Halal meat, vegetables, fresh fruits or any other supermarket product, find them all online at HappyFresh. Order your grocery list online from your favorite supermarkets and grocery stores and they will deliver it to your doorstep.

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1 comment

  1. Nabila

    KliknKlin temen saya pernah kehilangan baju nya yang dicuci dan engga di respon bener, kesian.

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