How to travel from Lombok to Kuta, Indonesia

The distance between Lombok and Kuta is around 136km (85 miles) and the quickest way to get there is to fly which takes around 56min.

5 routes found

We've found 5 different ways to get from Lombok to Kuta by plane, bus, ferry and car. The recommended routes, which include information on duration, ticket price, and level of difficulty, can be found below.

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Fly

Fly from Lombok (LOP) to Ngurah Rai (DPS).

  • Duration56min
  • Flight time40min
  • Typical cost
    IDR 808,810($54)
Operated by

Wings Air

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Ferry

Take a ferry to Gili Air and then to Sanur.

  • Duration6hrs
  • Departsonce daily
  • Typical cost
    IDR 718,940($48)
Operated by

Multiple ferry operators

2 similiar routes

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Ferry and Car

Take a ferry to Padang Bai then drive to Kuta.

  • Duration2h 30m
  • Departsevery 4 hours
  • Typical cost
    IDR 644,050($43)
Operated by

Multiple operators

Frequently asked questionsabout travel between Lombok and Kuta

There are several options for getting from Lombok to Kuta by plane, bus, ferry and car. The cheapest option is to take the bus and then take a ferry which costs around IDR 209,690 ($14) and will take around 3h 30m. If you need to get there more quickly, you can fly and arrive in approximately 56min, though it is a bit more costly at approximately IDR 808,810 ($54).

The distance between Lombok and Kuta is around 136km (85 miles). In a direct line (as the crow flies), the distance is 131km (82 miles)

It takes around 56min to get from Lombok and Kuta by plane.

The quickest way to get from Lombok to Kuta is to fly which takes around 56min and will set you back approx IDR 808,810 ($54).

The cheapest way to travel between Lombok and Kuta is to take the bus and then take a ferry which will typically cost around IDR 209,690 ($14) for a standard one-way ticket.

Train travel

There is no train service that runs between Lombok and Kuta. We recommend that you fly from Lombok (LOP) to Ngurah Rai (DPS). instead which will take 56min.

Bus travel

Sorry, looks like there is no bus service that runs between Lombok and Kuta. We recommend that you fly from Lombok (LOP) to Ngurah Rai (DPS). instead which will take 56min.

Ferry/Boat travel

Yes there is a ferry service that runs between Lombok and Kuta. The ferry typically takes around 6hrs and departs once daily.

Gili public ferry, Bluewater Express and Scoot Cruise run the ferry services between Lombok and Kuta. Ferries run once daily and take around 6hrs on average but will vary depending on conditions and travel date.

Flights and Airlines

Yes you can fly from Lombok and Kuta. Flights depart from Lombok (LOP) and arrive at Ngurah Rai (DPS). The flight takes around 40min.

Yes there is a direct flight between Lombok and Kuta with no stop-overs required. Flights typically take around 40min.

Wings Air and NAM Air fly between Lombok and Kuta. Flights depart from Lombok (LOP) and and arrive into Ngurah Rai (DPS). These flights usually take around 40min.

The flight from Lombok to Kuta typically takes around 40min. Flights depart from Lombok (LOP) and and arrive into Ngurah Rai (DPS).

The closest major airport to Kuta is Ngurah Rai International Airport (DPS) (DPS) which is approximately 2km (1 miles) from Kuta. 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

No, its not really possible or feasible to drive from Lombok to Kuta. We recommend that you fly from Lombok (LOP) to Ngurah Rai (DPS). instead which will take 56min.

If you don't have a car, the easiest way to get from Lombok to Kuta is to fly which takes, on average, 56min and will usually cost around IDR 808,810 ($54).

How do I get from Lombok to Kuta

Compare travel optionsbetween Lombok and Kuta

Transport options from Lombok to Kuta
Transport optionDurationCostFrequencyDistance
Fly
56min
IDR 808,810($54)
on demand136km (85 miles)
Ferry + 2 similar
6hrs
IDR 718,940($48)
once daily146km (91 miles)
Bus and Ferry3h 30m
IDR 209,690($14)
once daily144km (90 miles)
Bus to Bangsal, ferry4h 45m
IDR 808,810($54)
once daily148km (92 miles)
Ferry and Car
2h 30m
IDR 644,050($43)
every 4 hours148km (92 miles)

Top Carriersoperating between Lombok and Kuta

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Bus companies

Airports near Kuta

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

DPS
Ngurah Rai International Airport (DPS)
International Airport
Distance
2km (1 miles) from Kuta
BWX
Blimbingsari Airport (BWX)
Domestic Airport
Distance
103km (64 miles) from Kuta
LOP
Zainuddin Abdul Madjid International Airport (LOP)
International Airport
Distance
121km (75 miles) from Kuta