How to travel from Labuan Bajo to Nusa Lembongan, Indonesia

The distance between Labuan Bajo and Nusa Lembongan is around 664km (412 miles) and the quickest way to get there is to fly and then take a ferry which takes around 6h 35m.

2 routes found

We've found 2 different ways to get from Labuan Bajo to Nusa Lembongan 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 LembonganLabuan Bajo if you're planning a return trip.

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Plane and Ferry

Fly from Labuan Bajo (LBJ) to Lombok (LOP) then take a ferry to Nusa Lembongan.

  • Duration6h 35m
  • Flight time2hrs
  • Typical cost
    IDR 2,081,935($140)
Operated by

Multiple operators

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Ferry

Take a ferry to Benoa and then to Nusa Lembongan.

  • Duration1 day 9h
  • Departsonce a week
  • Typical cost
    IDR 733,920($49)
Operated by

Multiple ferry operators

Frequently asked questionsabout travel between Labuan Bajo and Nusa Lembongan

There are several options for getting from Labuan Bajo to Nusa Lembongan by plane and ferry. The cheapest option is to take a ferry which costs around IDR 733,920 ($49) and will take around 1 day 9h. If you need to get there more quickly, you can fly and then take a ferry and arrive in approximately 6h 35m, though it is a bit more costly at approximately IDR 2,081,935 ($140).

The distance between Labuan Bajo and Nusa Lembongan is around 664km (412 miles). In a direct line (as the crow flies), the distance is 487km (303 miles)

It takes around 6h 35m to get from Labuan Bajo and Nusa Lembongan by plane and ferry.

The quickest way to get from Labuan Bajo to Nusa Lembongan is to fly and then take a ferry which takes around 6h 35m and will set you back approx IDR 2,081,935 ($140).

The cheapest way to travel between Labuan Bajo and Nusa Lembongan is to take a ferry which will typically cost around IDR 733,920 ($49) for a standard one-way ticket.

Train travel

There is no train service that runs between Labuan Bajo and Nusa Lembongan. We recommend that you fly from Labuan Bajo (LBJ) to Lombok (LOP) then take a ferry to Nusa Lembongan. instead which will take 6h 35m.

Bus travel

Sorry, looks like there is no bus service that runs between Labuan Bajo and Nusa Lembongan. We recommend that you fly from Labuan Bajo (LBJ) to Lombok (LOP) then take a ferry to Nusa Lembongan. instead which will take 6h 35m.

Ferry/Boat travel

Yes there is a ferry service that runs between Labuan Bajo and Nusa Lembongan. The ferry typically takes around 1 day 9h and departs once a week.

Pelni, Scoot Cruise, Arthamas Express, Rocky Fast Cruise, D'camel Fast Ferry and Maruti Group Fast Boat run the ferry services between Labuan Bajo and Nusa Lembongan. Ferries run once a week and take around 1 day 9h on average but will vary depending on conditions and travel date.

Flights and Airlines

It doesn't look like you can fly directly from Labuan Bajo to Nusa Lembongan. We recommend that you fly from Labuan Bajo (LBJ) to Lombok (LOP) then take a ferry to Nusa Lembongan. instead which will take 6h 35m.

The closest major airport to Nusa Lembongan is Ngurah Rai International Airport (DPS) (DPS) which is approximately 33km (20 miles) from Nusa Lembongan. 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 Labuan Bajo to Nusa Lembongan. We recommend that you fly from Labuan Bajo (LBJ) to Lombok (LOP) then take a ferry to Nusa Lembongan. instead which will take 6h 35m.

If you don't have a car, the easiest way to get from Labuan Bajo to Nusa Lembongan is to fly and then take a ferry which takes, on average, 6h 35m and will usually cost around IDR 2,081,935 ($140).

How do I get from Labuan Bajo to Nusa Lembongan

Compare travel optionsbetween Labuan Bajo and Nusa Lembongan

Transport options from Labuan Bajo to Nusa Lembongan
Transport optionDurationCostFrequencyDistance
Plane and Ferry
6h 35m
IDR 2,081,935($140)
once daily787km (489 miles)
Ferry
1 day 9h
IDR 733,920($49)
once a week664km (412 miles)

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Airlines

Airports near Nusa Lembongan

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

DPS
Ngurah Rai International Airport (DPS)
International Airport
Distance
33km (20 miles) from Nusa Lembongan
LOP
Zainuddin Abdul Madjid International Airport (LOP)
International Airport
Distance
90km (56 miles) from Nusa Lembongan
BWX
Blimbingsari Airport (BWX)
Domestic Airport
Distance
129km (80 miles) from Nusa Lembongan