How to travel from Kuta to Komodo, Indonesia

The distance between Kuta and Komodo is around 580km (361 miles) and the quickest way to get there is to fly and then take a ferry which takes around 4h 45m.

2 routes found

We've found 2 different ways to get from Kuta to Komodo by plane and ferry. The recommended routes, which include information on duration, ticket price, and level of difficulty, can be found below.

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Plane and Ferry

Fly from Ngurah Rai (DPS) to Labuan Bajo (LBJ) then take a ferry to Komodo National Park.

  • Duration4h 45m
  • Flight time1h 15m
  • Typical cost
    IDR 1,153,305($77)
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Ferry

Take a ferry to Labuhanbajo and then to Komodo National Park.

  • Duration1 day 11h
  • Departsonce a week
  • Typical cost
    IDR 254,625($17)
Operated by

Multiple ferry operators

Frequently asked questionsabout travel between Kuta and Komodo

There are several options for getting from Kuta to Komodo by plane and ferry. The cheapest option is to take a ferry which costs around IDR 254,625 ($17) and will take around 1 day 11h. If you need to get there more quickly, you can fly and then take a ferry and arrive in approximately 4h 45m, though it is a bit more costly at approximately IDR 1,153,305 ($77).

The distance between Kuta and Komodo is around 580km (361 miles). In a direct line (as the crow flies), the distance is 483km (300 miles)

It takes around 4h 45m to get from Kuta and Komodo by plane and ferry.

The quickest way to get from Kuta to Komodo is to fly and then take a ferry which takes around 4h 45m and will set you back approx IDR 1,153,305 ($77).

The cheapest way to travel between Kuta and Komodo is to take a ferry which will typically cost around IDR 254,625 ($17) for a standard one-way ticket.

Train travel

There is no train service that runs between Kuta and Komodo. We recommend that you fly from Ngurah Rai (DPS) to Labuan Bajo (LBJ) then take a ferry to Komodo National Park. instead which will take 4h 45m.

Bus travel

Sorry, looks like there is no bus service that runs between Kuta and Komodo. We recommend that you fly from Ngurah Rai (DPS) to Labuan Bajo (LBJ) then take a ferry to Komodo National Park. instead which will take 4h 45m.

Ferry/Boat travel

Yes there is a ferry service that runs between Kuta and Komodo. The ferry typically takes around 1 day 11h and departs once a week.

Pelni run the ferry services between Kuta and Komodo. Ferries run once a week and take around 1 day 11h on average but will vary depending on conditions and travel date.

Flights and Airlines

It doesn't look like you can fly directly from Kuta to Komodo. We recommend that you fly from Ngurah Rai (DPS) to Labuan Bajo (LBJ) then take a ferry to Komodo National Park. instead which will take 4h 45m.

The closest major airport to Komodo is Komodo Airport (LBJ) (LBJ) which is approximately 36km (23 miles) from Komodo. Sultan Muhammad Salahuddin Airport (BMU) (BMU) and Zainuddin Abdul Madjid International Airport (LOP) (LOP) 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 Kuta to Komodo. We recommend that you fly from Ngurah Rai (DPS) to Labuan Bajo (LBJ) then take a ferry to Komodo National Park. instead which will take 4h 45m.

If you don't have a car, the easiest way to get from Kuta to Komodo is to fly and then take a ferry which takes, on average, 4h 45m and will usually cost around IDR 1,153,305 ($77).

How do I get from Kuta to Komodo

Compare travel optionsbetween Kuta and Komodo

Transport options from Kuta to Komodo
Transport optionDurationCostFrequencyDistance
Plane and Ferry
4h 45m
IDR 1,153,305($77)
once daily580km (361 miles)
Ferry
1 day 11h
IDR 254,625($17)
once a week691km (430 miles)

Top Carriersoperating between Kuta and Komodo

Airlines

Ferry operators

Airports near Komodo

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

LBJ
Komodo Airport (LBJ)
Domestic Airport
Distance
36km (23 miles) from Komodo
BMU
Sultan Muhammad Salahuddin Airport (BMU)
Domestic Airport
Distance
96km (59 miles) from Komodo
LOP
Zainuddin Abdul Madjid International Airport (LOP)
International Airport
Distance
363km (225 miles) from Komodo