Getting to Gilis from Lombok


There are ways of getting to Gilis from Lombok, see the below you may save for your holiday planning:

  1. By local boat from Bangsal harbor

Bangsal is the main port for local boat transfers to Gili Islands (Gili Trawangan,Gili Meno and Gili Air) which is located on the North Lombok, about 30 minutes from Senggigi Beach or Mataram and about 1 ½ hour from Intenationa Airport Lombok. The way you can use to get to Bangsal are take a Blue Bird Taxi, hire private car for IDR 150.000 from Mataram or Senggigi and about IDR300.000 from Lombok International Airport. Note that the taxi  or car you take can not come into the harbor area therefore there is an agreement between local transportation services (Cidomo), so the taxi or private car can only drop you at bus station. You need to walk about 300 meters or getting on the horse cart (Cidomeo) for approximately 10 minutes.

Local boats are frequency depart every hour or depend on the numbers of passenger, but most the will boarding when there are 20 people on list. So you have to wait for less than one hour sometimes or can be quick for 30 minutes on the peak season.

Ticket office for the boat is just on your left side when you come into the port. The ticket price are listed on the board in the office. Here are the update ticket price for the local boat from Bangsal to Gili Islands, Bangsal to Gili Trawangan is IDR15.000 per person, Bangsal to Gili Meno is IDR12.000 per person and Bangsal to Gili Air is IDR10.000 per person. You can also do a private charter, price approximately IDR300.000 per boat. There is also speep boat which is based on sharing depart from Bangsal, the price are listed on the office as well. The speed boat will go from Bangsal to Gili Air,Gili Meno and then Gili Trawangan. And the schedule are depart four times in a day.

  1. Private speed boat from Teluk Kodek or Teluk Nare

These harbor are used to be the private harbor for most hotel guest transfers or hotel materials from Lombok  to Gili Islands. Most activity here are seems to be much private compare to Bangsal. Now Teluk Kodek and teluk Nare has been popular harbor to find the private speed boat to Gili Islands. Speed boats are scheduled any times here and you can arranged in advance to get a better service, so they can arranged in advance for you. These harbor are 30 minutes from Senggigi and about 10 minute ride from Bangsal. You can get here by taxi or book a private car in advance.

Speed boat price are different for each destination Gili Islands, to see the full list price that we offer you can go to search box, seacr for speed boat Lombok to Gili Trawangan,Gili Air or Gili Meno. Price is different each Island, see inside for the details.  We also offer the hotel transfers which is extra cost for about 150.000 Rupiah per car from Senggigi or Mataram.

  1. Fast Boat from Senggigi

Senggigi is one of the harbor for fast boat transfers from Bali and speed boat transfers to the GIlis. This harbor is located about 10 minutes from main road, the same way to Killa Senggigi Beach Hotel.

There is fast boat from Senggigi which is operate daily trip to Gili Trawangan and Gili Air, it makes two times schedule every day. Giligetaway is the only boat transfers between Lombok and Gili Islands from Senggigi. To see the details of boat schedule and price you can go to the search box and search for boat from Lombok to Gili Trawangan or Gili Air. Price may be a bit difference  from spped boat that leave from Teluk Nare, as the boat capacity is different, any other boat transfers from Senggigi to Gili Islands are not listed on our site yet as they are not fix the schedule yet.

Senggigi harbor is about 15 minutes from Mataram or aboun 1 ½ hours from Lombok International Airport and 2 hours from Kuta Lombok. Theis transfers estimate is depending on the road traffic, can be more or less.

The best way to book the boat tickets from Lombok to Gili is make a booking in advance to get a special offer from us.

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