Travel To LombokHow Getting To Lombok Information
Getting To Lombok, Indonesia
Lombok island is located east of Bali Indonesia and can be easily accessed by air or sea. Lombok is one of the popular tourist destinations in Indonesia and attracts travellers from all across the globe.
Bali To Lombok By Air
it’s easy to get to Lombok from Bali – flight time is only 25 minutes. buy tickets direct from the airline counters at the domestic airports, or contact Adventure Lombok Tour – www.lombokhotelandtravel.com for domestic Indonesia flights.
Garuda Airlines; now offers fast transfers on board a comfortable 737 jet with a flight time around 15 minutes. The flights operate every evening to connect with internationals arrivals and departures, www.garuda-indonesia.com
Wings air; flies between Bali and Lombok with two flights daily, www.lionair.co.id
Lombok International Airport [ 1 and half hours drive from Senggigi and 40 minutes from the capital city of Mataram] has full visa on arrival facilities with efficient and fast Visa processing.
Silk Air; a Subsidiary of Singapore Airlines, flies direct between Lombok and Singapore, three times a week, www.silkair.com
Garuda Arilines flies between Kuala Lumpur in Malaysia and Lombok everyday with a short stop over in Jakarta. www.garuda-indoneisa.com
Air Asia operate direct flights between Lombok and Kuala Lumpur in Malaysia, with many International connections available. Flight to Lombok vice verca to Kuala Lumpur operate 3 times everyday. www.airasia.com
European connections are easy via Jakarta in Java. Direct flight from Jakarta to Lombok are available everyday and are usually timed to connect with European flights. Lombok is easily accessible from Jakarta, Yogyakarta, Surabaya, and Bali and as an important connection for travel to the Eastern islands of Indonesia, in particular Sumbawa, Komodo, and Flores.
Garuda Indonesia has direct flights between Lombok, Bali and Jakarta three times every day.
Lion Air has daily flights between Lombok, Jakarta and Surabaya.
Batik Air flies direct between Lombok and Jakarta, with two flights everyday. www.batikair.com
From Bali To Lombok By The Sea
Padang Bai harbor ( Bali ) provides the sea link between mainland Bali and Lombok. Lembar harbor ( Lombok ) is approximately 1 hour south direction of Senggigi. The crossing between the islands takes approx 4 – 5 hours.
Public Ferries depart every two hours for the sea voyage between Padangbai harbor and Lembar harbor will cost you Rp. 36.000 per person. Padang Bai harbour Phone: 0363 41849 / 41840 Lembar Harbour Phone: 0370 681209
Fast Boat or Express Boat From Bali To Lombok and Gili Islands
There are numerous fast boat or Express boat services operating between Bali and Lombok. Most serve Gili Trawangan, for Gili islands and Teluk Kodek on mainland Lombok. The crossing between the islands can be treacherous in bad weather, so choose a reliable operators and avoid companies that practice overloading in busy times.
Recommended Fast Boats / Express Boat From Bali to Lombok and Gili Islands
Scoot Fast Cruises, cruise the triangle tropical islands with Super Scoot is a new express boat operating high speed catamaran from Sanur Bali to, Gili T, Gili Air and Lombok. The fast boat ticket available to book at Adventure Lombok Tour, price IDR 600.000/adult and IDR 500.000/children.
Gili Cat, an Australian built small fast ferry depart from Padang Bai harbor on Bali at 09am everyday and travels to Gili Trawangan and Lombok, before making the return trip to Bali, departing Gili Trawangan at 11.30am, Lombok mainland pick up service and departures are daily from Teluk Kodek, arriving at Teluk Kodek at 10.30am and leaving at 12.15pm. Gili Cat has an shuttle service for free transfers between Padang Bai, Kuta Bali, and Sanur.
Blue Water Express, Operated by Blue Water Safaris, providing transfers between Bali and Gili Trawangan Blue Water Safari are operates two boats with 25 and 15 passengers capacities, departing from Benoa harbor in Bali everyday at 8am and from Gili Trawangan at 11am.
Island Gateway is a comfortable fast boat departing from Benoa harbor, Bali daily at 8am. The crossing takes around 2 hours, island gateway operates direct to Gili Trawangan and Teluk Kodek on Lombok. Departs Gili T 11.30am and Lombok 11.45am, transfers from Gili Air, Gili Meno, are available on request. Fares included free water and fruit juice, plus free transport to your hotel or villa.
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