How to travel from Lombok to Gili Trawangan, Indonesia

The distance between Lombok and Gili Trawangan is around 37km (23 miles) and the quickest way to get there is to take a taxi and then take a ferry which takes around 40min.

2 routes found

We've found 2 different ways to get from Lombok to Gili Trawangan by bus, ferry and taxi. The recommended routes, which include information on duration, ticket price, and level of difficulty, can be found below.

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Bus and Ferry

Take the bus to Bangsal then take a ferry to Gili Trawangan (Station).

  • Duration1h 45m
  • Departstwice daily
  • Typical cost
    IDR 104,845($7)
Operated by

Multiple operators

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Taxi and Ferry

Take a taxi to Teluk Kode then take a ferry to Gili Trawangan.

  • Duration40min
  • Departsonce daily
  • Typical cost
    IDR 688,985($46)
Operated by

Multiple operators

Frequently asked questionsabout travel between Lombok and Gili Trawangan

There are several options for getting from Lombok to Gili Trawangan by bus, ferry and taxi. The cheapest option is to take the bus and then take a ferry which costs around IDR 104,845 ($7) and will take around 1h 45m. If you need to get there more quickly, you can take a taxi and then take a ferry and arrive in approximately 40min, though it is a bit more costly at approximately IDR 688,985 ($46).

The distance between Lombok and Gili Trawangan is around 37km (23 miles). In a direct line (as the crow flies), the distance is 44km (27 miles)

It takes around 1h 45m to get from Lombok and Gili Trawangan by bus and ferry.

The quickest way to get from Lombok to Gili Trawangan is to take a taxi and then take a ferry which takes around 40min and will set you back approx IDR 688,985 ($46).

The cheapest way to travel between Lombok and Gili Trawangan is to take the bus and then take a ferry which will typically cost around IDR 104,845 ($7) for a standard one-way ticket.

Train travel

There is no train service that runs between Lombok and Gili Trawangan. We recommend that you take a taxi to Teluk Kode then take a ferry to Gili Trawangan. instead which will take 40min.

Bus travel

Sorry, looks like there is no bus service that runs between Lombok and Gili Trawangan. We recommend that you take a taxi to Teluk Kode then take a ferry to Gili Trawangan. instead which will take 40min.

Flights and Airlines

It doesn't look like you can fly directly from Lombok to Gili Trawangan. We recommend that you take the bus to Bangsal then take a ferry to Gili Trawangan (Station). instead which will take 1h 45m.

The closest major airport to Gili Trawangan is Zainuddin Abdul Madjid International Airport (LOP) (LOP) which is approximately 53km (33 miles) from Gili Trawangan. Ngurah Rai International Airport (DPS) (DPS) and Sultan Muhammad Kaharuddin III Airport (SWQ) (SWQ) 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 Lombok to Gili Trawangan. We recommend that you take the bus to Bangsal then take a ferry to Gili Trawangan (Station). instead which will take 1h 45m.

If you don't have a car, the easiest way to get from Lombok to Gili Trawangan is to take the bus and then take a ferry which takes, on average, 1h 45m and will usually cost around IDR 104,845 ($7).

How do I get from Lombok to Gili Trawangan

Compare travel optionsbetween Lombok and Gili Trawangan

Transport options from Lombok to Gili Trawangan
Transport optionDurationCostFrequencyDistance
Bus and Ferry
1h 45m
IDR 104,845($7)
twice daily38km (23 miles)
Taxi and Ferry
40min
IDR 688,985($46)
once daily37km (23 miles)

Top Carriersoperating between Lombok and Gili Trawangan

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Airports near Gili Trawangan

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

LOP
Zainuddin Abdul Madjid International Airport (LOP)
International Airport
Distance
53km (33 miles) from Gili Trawangan
DPS
Ngurah Rai International Airport (DPS)
International Airport
Distance
105km (65 miles) from Gili Trawangan
SWQ
Sultan Muhammad Kaharuddin III Airport (SWQ)
Domestic Airport
Distance
152km (95 miles) from Gili Trawangan