How to get to Gili Air

There are a number of ways of getting to Gili Air. Let us know if you need any help.

Fast Boat
Numerous boats arrive daily, directly from Bali to Gili Air. All boat tickets include pick-up from your hotel, transportation to the harbor and boat to Gili Air. Estimated travelling time from the hotel is 4-5 hours including the 1,5-2 hours boat ride. Open return tickets are available in Bali and on Gili Air. The price for a ticket is Rp.350 000-Rp.700 000.

English: Gili Air seen from Gili MenoAirplane
It is possible to fly from a number of different places in Indonesia and the surrounding countries directly to Lombok International Airport. The price may vary, but the 25 minute flight from Bali to Lombok costs between Rp.280 000 – Rp.450 000.

Shuttle bus
The cheapest way of getting to Gili Air is by the shuttle bus. The price is Rp. 250 000. This price includes both bus and ferry, and takes between 8 to 10 hours from Bali to Gili Air.

If you are already on Lombok and want to go to Gili Air, several boats depart daily from Bangsal Harbour. The boats depart when 20 people have bought tickets. If you do not wish to wait for more people to buy tickets you can pay for the remaining tickets, or you can charter your own boat. Tickets can be purchased at the ticket office on the left side of the harbour.

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