- 1 How do you get to Gili Islands from Bali?
- 2 Can you fly from Bali to Gili Islands?
- 3 How much does it cost to get from Bali to Gili Islands?
- 4 How long is the ferry from Bali to Gili Islands?
- 5 Can you do a day trip to Gili Islands from Bali?
- 6 Are Gili Islands safe?
- 7 Can you fly to Gili Trawangan?
- 8 Which is the best Gili island to visit?
- 9 How much is the fast boat from Bali to Gili?
- 10 Is Gili Trawangan expensive?
- 11 How many days do you need in Gili Islands?
- 12 Where do you get the ferry from Bali to Gili Islands?
- 13 How do I get to Gili Islands?
- 14 Which island is best in Bali?
- 15 How do I get from Ubud to Gili Islands?
How do you get to Gili Islands from Bali?
Flight from Bali to Lombok + Boat:
- Route: Your accommodation in Canggu/Ubud → Drive to Denpasar Ngurah Rai Airport (1.5+ hours) → Flight to Lombok (30 minutes) → Drive from airport to Bangsal Port (2+ hours) → Boat to Gili Trawangan (30+ minutes)
- Travel Time: 7+ hours including waiting time.
Can you fly from Bali to Gili Islands?
You can also fly from Bali to Lombok to reach the Gili Islands. I would only recommend this if you are exploring Lombok too (which we recommend as it’s a beautiful island) or if it’s a time of year where the sea conditions are poor.
How much does it cost to get from Bali to Gili Islands?
Bali to The Gili Islands Price On average, prices range from as low as $25 USD for low budget ferry operators and up to $45 USD for high class ferry operators for one way trips.
How long is the ferry from Bali to Gili Islands?
Ferries from Bali to the Gili Islands typically take around 1,5-2 hours from the main harbour in Padang Bai and the cheapest tickets sell for around $20-$25 for a single trip.
Can you do a day trip to Gili Islands from Bali?
No the Gilis are not a day trip at all. They are not even off the coast of Bali, they are off the coast of Lombok, the next island over. Boat companies say it takes an hour to get there.
Are Gili Islands safe?
None of us have ever felt unsafe on the Gili islands. The Gilis are absolutely safe for solo female travellers! An important fact to note is that the three Gili islands are INCREDIBLY small. Even the biggest of the three, Gili Trawangan, houses only 1500 people.
Can you fly to Gili Trawangan?
No, you can not fly to the Gili Islands from Bali as there is no airport on any of the Gili Islands. The islands are basically too small to fit an airstrip, let alone an airport on. The closest airport to the Gili Islands is Lombok International Airport (LOP).
Which is the best Gili island to visit?
Gili Air is the best Gili Island for honeymoons, family trips, and travelers who want to escape the madness of Gili Trawangan but need more action than in Gili Meno. On this island, you’ll find more restaurants than in Meno and even some cocktail bars.
How much is the fast boat from Bali to Gili?
Wahana Gili Ocean operate a fast boat from Bali to Gili Trawangan, Gili Air and Lombok. Two daily departures by fast boat from Bali to Gili Trawangan. One way tickets from US$30, return $58.
Is Gili Trawangan expensive?
You should plan to spend around Rp463,184 ($32) per day on your vacation in Gili Trawangan, which is the average daily price based on the expenses of other visitors. Past travelers have spent, on average, Rp92,988 ($6.52) on meals for one day and Rp35,536 ($2.49) on local transportation.
How many days do you need in Gili Islands?
We recommend starting with at least 3 nights and giving yourself a little leeway in your plans to add more days on. After all just about everyone who goes to Gili Trawangan ends up extending their stay by at least a day or two.
Where do you get the ferry from Bali to Gili Islands?
The main southern departure harbour for fast boat services to the Gili islands and Lombok is Serangan harbour. If you are staying in south Bali, you can also consider using Padang Bai departures as explained below.
How do I get to Gili Islands?
The easiest way to get to the Gilis from Lombok’s airport or Senggigi is to walk to the nearest travel agent, taxi desk or tour and book a package. The cheapest way is to take a bemo/taxi to Pemenang, walk or cidomo (Rp 5,000) to Bangsal, and then take the Public boat (ferry) (Rp 10,000 to Gili Air) from there.
Which island is best in Bali?
7 Best Islands around Bali
- Gili Trawangan.
- Nusa Lembongan.
- Gili Air.
- Gili Meno.
- Nusa Menjangan Island.
- Nusa Ceningan.
- Nusa Penida.
How do I get from Ubud to Gili Islands?
There are several fast boat harbors: Padangbai, Sanur, Serangan, and Amed. It takes about 3.5 hours for total transfer time from Ubud to Gili Trawangan, either from Padangbai or Serangan. if it is Padangbai, it is 1.5 hours overland driving, 0.5 hours gathering before depart, then 1.5 hours sea cross.