How to travel from Legian to Uluwatu, Indonesia

The distance between Legian and Uluwatu is around 25km (16 miles) and the quickest way to get there is to take a taxi which takes around 26min.

4 routes found

We've found 4 different ways to get from Legian to Uluwatu 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 DFS Bus Bay and then to Uluwatu Temple.

  • Duration47min
  • Departsonce daily
  • Typical cost
    IDR 284,580($19)
Operated by

Multiple bus operators

1 similiar route

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taxi
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Taxi

Take a taxi to Uluwatu.

  • Duration26min
  • Departson demand
  • Typical cost
    IDR 299,560($20)
Operated by

Ngurah Rai Airport Taxi

+ 2 others
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Drive

Drive to Uluwatu.

  • Duration26min
  • Distance25km (16 miles)
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Frequently asked questionsabout travel between Legian and Uluwatu

There are several options for getting from Legian to Uluwatu by bus, taxi and car. The cheapest option is to take the bus which costs around IDR 284,580 ($19) and will take around 47min. If you need to get there more quickly, you can take a taxi and arrive in approximately 26min, though it is a bit more costly at approximately IDR 299,560 ($20).

The distance between Legian and Uluwatu is around 25km (16 miles). In a direct line (as the crow flies), the distance is 17km (10 miles)

It takes around 47min to get from Legian and Uluwatu by bus. If you are travelling by car it will take around 26min to drive there.

The quickest way to get from Legian to Uluwatu is to take a taxi which takes around 26min and will set you back approx IDR 299,560 ($20).

The cheapest way to travel between Legian and Uluwatu, if you exclude driving, is to take the bus which will typically cost around IDR 284,580 ($19) for a standard one-way ticket.

Train travel

There is no train service that runs between Legian and Uluwatu. We recommend that you take a taxi to Uluwatu. instead which will take 26min.

Bus travel

Yes there is a bus that runs regularly from Legian and Uluwatu. It typically takes around 47min and departs once daily.

There are no direct bus services that runs from Legian to Uluwatu. However, you can instead can take several connecting buses with changeovers in DFS Bus Bay. These services run once daily and will take a minimum of 47min.

Kura-Kura bus and Kura-Kura Shuttle run regular bus services between Legian and Uluwatu. Buses run once daily and take around 47min on average but will vary depending on you book with.

Flights and Airlines

It doesn't look like you can fly directly from Legian to Uluwatu. We recommend that you take the bus to DFS Bus Bay and then to Uluwatu Temple. instead which will take 47min.

The closest major airport to Uluwatu is Ngurah Rai International Airport (DPS) (DPS) which is approximately 13km (8 miles) from Uluwatu. 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 Legian and Uluwatu. The distance is around 25km (16 miles) by road and it will take around 26min in normal traffic conditons.

If you don't have a car, the easiest way to get from Legian to Uluwatu is to take the bus which takes, on average, 47min and will usually cost around IDR 284,580 ($19).

How do I get from Legian to Uluwatu

Compare travel optionsbetween Legian and Uluwatu

Transport options from Legian to Uluwatu
Transport optionDurationCostFrequencyDistance
Bus + 1 similar
47min
IDR 284,580($19)
once daily26km (16 miles)
Bus via DFS Bus Bay1h 25m
IDR 284,580($19)
once daily34km (21 miles)
Taxi
26min
IDR 299,560($20)
on demand25km (16 miles)
Drive
26min
IDR 29,955($2)
on demand25km (16 miles)

Top Carriersoperating between Legian and Uluwatu

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Airports near Uluwatu

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

DPS
Ngurah Rai International Airport (DPS)
International Airport
Distance
13km (8 miles) from Uluwatu
BWX
Blimbingsari Airport (BWX)
Domestic Airport
Distance
100km (62 miles) from Uluwatu
LOP
Zainuddin Abdul Madjid International Airport (LOP)
International Airport
Distance
131km (81 miles) from Uluwatu