How to travel from Kuta to Nusa Dua, Indonesia

The distance between Kuta and Nusa Dua is around 14km (8 miles) and the quickest way to get there is to take a taxi which takes around 12min.

3 routes found

We've found 3 different ways to get from Kuta to Nusa Dua by bus, taxi and car. The recommended routes, which include information on duration, ticket price, and level of difficulty, can be found below.

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💰 Cheapest
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Bus

Take the bus to Mercure Bali Nusa Dua.

  • Duration53min
  • Departsevery 4 hours
  • Typical cost
    IDR 74,890($5)
Operated by

Kura-Kura bus

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taxi
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Taxi

Take a taxi to Nusa Dua.

  • Duration12min
  • Departson demand
  • Typical cost
    IDR 164,760($11)
Operated by

Ngurah Rai Airport Taxi

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car
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Drive

Drive to Nusa Dua.

  • Duration12min
  • Distance14km (8 miles)
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Frequently asked questionsabout travel between Kuta and Nusa Dua

There are several options for getting from Kuta to Nusa Dua by bus, taxi and car. The cheapest option is to take the bus which costs around IDR 74,890 ($5) and will take around 53min. If you need to get there more quickly, you can take a taxi and arrive in approximately 12min, though it is a bit more costly at approximately IDR 164,760 ($11).

The distance between Kuta and Nusa Dua is around 14km (8 miles). In a direct line (as the crow flies), the distance is 10km (6 miles)

It takes around 53min to get from Kuta and Nusa Dua by bus. If you are travelling by car it will take around 12min to drive there.

The quickest way to get from Kuta to Nusa Dua is to take a taxi which takes around 12min and will set you back approx IDR 164,760 ($11).

The cheapest way to travel between Kuta and Nusa Dua, if you exclude driving, is to take the bus which will typically cost around IDR 74,890 ($5) for a standard one-way ticket.

Train travel

There is no train service that runs between Kuta and Nusa Dua. We recommend that you take a taxi to Nusa Dua. instead which will take 12min.

Bus travel

Yes there is a bus that runs regularly from Kuta and Nusa Dua. It typically takes around 53min and departs every 4 hours.

Yes there is a direct bus service that runs between Kuta and Nusa Dua with no changeovers required. The bus runs every 4 hours and takes 53min.

Kura-Kura bus run regular bus services between Kuta and Nusa Dua. Buses run every 4 hours and take around 53min on average but will vary depending on you book with.

Flights and Airlines

It doesn't look like you can fly directly from Kuta to Nusa Dua. We recommend that you take the bus to Mercure Bali Nusa Dua. instead which will take 53min.

The closest major airport to Nusa Dua is Ngurah Rai International Airport (DPS) (DPS) which is approximately 9km (5 miles) from Nusa Dua. Blimbingsari Airport (BWX) (BWX) 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

Yes it is possible to drive from Kuta and Nusa Dua. The distance is around 14km (8 miles) by road and it will take around 12min in normal traffic conditons.

If you don't have a car, the easiest way to get from Kuta to Nusa Dua is to take the bus which takes, on average, 53min and will usually cost around IDR 74,890 ($5).

How do I get from Kuta to Nusa Dua

Compare travel optionsbetween Kuta and Nusa Dua

Transport options from Kuta to Nusa Dua
Transport optionDurationCostFrequencyDistance
Bus
53min
IDR 74,890($5)
every 4 hours20km (13 miles)
Taxi
12min
IDR 164,760($11)
on demand14km (8 miles)
Drive
12min
IDR 29,955($2)
on demand14km (8 miles)

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Airports near Nusa Dua

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

DPS
Ngurah Rai International Airport (DPS)
International Airport
Distance
9km (5 miles) from Nusa Dua
BWX
Blimbingsari Airport (BWX)
Domestic Airport
Distance
111km (69 miles) from Nusa Dua
LOP
Zainuddin Abdul Madjid International Airport (LOP)
International Airport
Distance
115km (72 miles) from Nusa Dua