- 1 How do I get from Bali to Gili Trawangan?
- 2 Where do you get the boat from Bali to Gili Trawangan?
- 3 How much does it cost to get from Bali to Gili Islands?
- 4 How do I get from Bali airport to Gili Trawangan?
- 5 Is Gili Trawangan expensive?
- 6 How many days do you need in Gili Trawangan?
- 7 How much is the fast boat from Bali to Gili?
- 8 Can you do a day trip to Gili Islands from Bali?
- 9 How long is the boat from Bali to Gili Islands?
- 10 Are Gili Islands safe?
- 11 Which is the best Gili island to visit?
- 12 How much does it cost to go to the Gili Islands?
How do I get from Bali to Gili Trawangan?
Getting a fast boat from Bali to the Gili Islands is the most straightforward option. The boats leave from a few different areas in Bali, and depending on which company you choose, can take you to Gili Air, Gili Trawangan or Lombok mainland. Our favourite fast boat company is Blue Water Express.
Where do you get the boat from Bali to Gili Trawangan?
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. Nearby Sanur harbour and Benoa Port mainly serve Bali to Lembongan and Nusa Penida.
How much does it cost to get 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.
How do I get from Bali airport to Gili Trawangan?
There are 2 ways to get from Denpasar Airport to Gili Islands by taxi, ferry or bus
- Take a taxi from Denpasar Airport to Padang Bai.
- Take the ferry from Padang Bai to Gili Meno.
Is Gili Trawangan expensive?
The Gili Islands Travel Costs A private room will cost around 250,000 IDR ($17 USD). For an entire home or apartment, expect to pay at least 450,000 IDR ($30 USD) per night, although prices can be as high as 2,000,000 IDR ($135 USD). Food – Most meals cost between 30,000-75,000 IDR ($2-5 USD).
How many days do you need in Gili Trawangan?
It does take a few hours to get from Bali or Lombok to Gili Trawangan but it is worth it, this is also why I suggest you spend at least 3 days in the Gili islands.
How much is the fast boat from Bali to Gili?
The price of a ticket is approximately US$52 (700,000rps) one way and US$100 (1,350,000rps) return per person (subject to exchange rate flutuations). This price includes hotel transfers from most hotels in South Bali.
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.
How long is the boat from Bali to Gili Islands?
Fast Boats Hopping on a fast boat from Bali to Gili Islands is the most convenient, and quickest, way of commuting. You can opt for this service from two places in Bali, Padang Bai, and Amed. The journey takes 2.5 – 3 hours depending on the weather.
Are Gili Islands safe?
The islands are very safe but there are incidents of petty crime on all islands but especially Gili Trawangan. It has to be said that most of the petty crimes committed on the island are carried out by people from the mainland and indeed other travelers rather than the islanders themselves.
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 does it cost to go to the Gili Islands?
A vacation to Gili Trawangan for one week usually costs around Rp3,242,287 for one person. So, a trip to Gili Trawangan for two people costs around Rp6,484,574 for one week. A trip for two weeks for two people costs Rp12,969,148 in Gili Trawangan.