How to travel from Komodo to Nusa Penida, Indonesia

The distance between Komodo and Nusa Penida is around 595km (370 miles) and the quickest way to get there is to fly which takes around 4h 10m.

4 routes found

We've found 4 different ways to get from Komodo to Nusa Penida by plane and ferry. The recommended routes, which include information on duration, ticket price, and level of difficulty, can be found below.

👋 Also check out Nusa PenidaKomodo if you're planning a return trip.

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Fly

Fly from Tambolaka (TMC) to Ngurah Rai (DPS).

  • Duration4h 10m
  • Flight time1h 20m
  • Typical cost
    IDR 1,497,795($100)
Operated by

Multiple plane operators

2 similiar routes

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3 x ferry
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Ferry

Take a ferry to Labuhanbajo then Benoa and then to Nusa Penida Air.

  • Duration1 day 12h
  • Departsonce a week
  • Typical cost
    IDR 509,250($34)
Operated by

Multiple ferry operators

Frequently asked questionsabout travel between Komodo and Nusa Penida

There are several options for getting from Komodo to Nusa Penida by plane and ferry. The cheapest option is to take a ferry which costs around IDR 509,250 ($34) and will take around 1 day 12h. If you need to get there more quickly, you can fly and arrive in approximately 4h 10m, though it is a bit more costly at approximately IDR 1,497,795 ($100).

The distance between Komodo and Nusa Penida is around 595km (370 miles). In a direct line (as the crow flies), the distance is 443km (276 miles)

It takes around 4h 10m to get from Komodo and Nusa Penida by plane.

The quickest way to get from Komodo to Nusa Penida is to fly which takes around 4h 10m and will set you back approx IDR 1,497,795 ($100).

The cheapest way to travel between Komodo and Nusa Penida is to take a ferry which will typically cost around IDR 509,250 ($34) for a standard one-way ticket.

Train travel

There is no train service that runs between Komodo and Nusa Penida. We recommend that you fly from Tambolaka (TMC) to Ngurah Rai (DPS). instead which will take 4h 10m.

Bus travel

Sorry, looks like there is no bus service that runs between Komodo and Nusa Penida. We recommend that you fly from Tambolaka (TMC) to Ngurah Rai (DPS). instead which will take 4h 10m.

Ferry/Boat travel

Yes there is a ferry service that runs between Komodo and Nusa Penida. The ferry typically takes around 1 day 12h and departs once a week.

Pelni and Primero Express run the ferry services between Komodo and Nusa Penida. Ferries run once a week and take around 1 day 12h on average but will vary depending on conditions and travel date.

Flights and Airlines

Yes you can fly from Komodo and Nusa Penida. Flights depart from Tambolaka (TMC) and arrive at Ngurah Rai (DPS). The flight takes around 1h 20m.

Yes there is a direct flight between Komodo and Nusa Penida with no stop-overs required. Flights typically take around 1h 20m.

Wings Air and NAM Air fly between Komodo and Nusa Penida. Flights depart from Tambolaka (TMC) and and arrive into Ngurah Rai (DPS). These flights usually take around 1h 20m.

The flight from Komodo to Nusa Penida typically takes around 1h 20m. Flights depart from Tambolaka (TMC) and and arrive into Ngurah Rai (DPS).

The closest major airport to Nusa Penida is Ngurah Rai International Airport (DPS) (DPS) which is approximately 40km (25 miles) from Nusa Penida. Zainuddin Abdul Madjid International Airport (LOP) (LOP) and Blimbingsari Airport (BWX) (BWX) are also nearby and might be a better alternative airport depending on where you are flying from.

Drive yourself

No, its not really possible or feasible to drive from Komodo to Nusa Penida. We recommend that you fly from Tambolaka (TMC) to Ngurah Rai (DPS). instead which will take 4h 10m.

If you don't have a car, the easiest way to get from Komodo to Nusa Penida is to fly which takes, on average, 4h 10m and will usually cost around IDR 1,497,795 ($100).

How do I get from Komodo to Nusa Penida

Compare travel optionsbetween Komodo and Nusa Penida

Transport options from Komodo to Nusa Penida
Transport optionDurationCostFrequencyDistance
Fly + 2 similar
4h 10m
IDR 1,497,795($100)
on demand595km (370 miles)
Fly to Ngurah Rai (DPS)5h 30m
IDR 1,797,355($120)
on demand767km (477 miles)
Ferry and Plane13h 50m
IDR 2,696,030($180)
twice a week642km (399 miles)
Ferry
1 day 12h
IDR 509,250($34)
once a week736km (457 miles)

Top Carriersoperating between Komodo and Nusa Penida

Airlines

Ferry operators

Airports near Nusa Penida

The following major airports near Nusa Penida offer regular flights to various popular destinations within Indonesia and internationally.

DPS
Ngurah Rai International Airport (DPS)
International Airport
Distance
40km (25 miles) from Nusa Penida
LOP
Zainuddin Abdul Madjid International Airport (LOP)
International Airport
Distance
81km (50 miles) from Nusa Penida
BWX
Blimbingsari Airport (BWX)
Domestic Airport
Distance
140km (87 miles) from Nusa Penida