How to travel from Lombok to Manado, Indonesia

The distance between Lombok and Manado is around 2,951km (1,833 miles) and the quickest way to get there is to fly which takes around 5h 50m.

3 routes found

We've found 3 different ways to get from Lombok to Manado by plane, ferry and bus. The recommended routes, which include information on duration, ticket price, and level of difficulty, can be found below.

👋 Also check out ManadoLombok if you're planning a return trip.

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Fly

Fly from Lombok (LOP) to Manado (MDC).

  • Duration5h 50m
  • Flight time5h 25m
  • Typical cost
    IDR 4,358,585($290)
Operated by

Batik Air

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1 similiar route

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Ferry and Bus

Take a ferry to Padang Bai then take the bus to Kantor Surabaya Peneleh then take a ferry to Bitung.

  • Duration3 days 18h
  • Departsonce a week
  • Typical cost
    IDR 1,797,355($120)
Operated by

Multiple operators

Frequently asked questionsabout travel between Lombok and Manado

There are several options for getting from Lombok to Manado by plane, ferry and bus. The cheapest option is to take a ferry and then take the bus which costs around IDR 1,797,355 ($120) and will take around 3 days 18h. If you need to get there more quickly, you can fly and arrive in approximately 5h 50m, though it is a bit more costly at approximately IDR 4,358,585 ($290).

The distance between Lombok and Manado is around 2,951km (1,833 miles). In a direct line (as the crow flies), the distance is 1,462km (909 miles)

It takes around 5h 50m to get from Lombok and Manado by plane.

The quickest way to get from Lombok to Manado is to fly which takes around 5h 50m and will set you back approx IDR 4,358,585 ($290).

The cheapest way to travel between Lombok and Manado is to take a ferry and then take the bus which will typically cost around IDR 1,797,355 ($120) for a standard one-way ticket.

Train travel

There is no train service that runs between Lombok and Manado. We recommend that you fly from Lombok (LOP) to Manado (MDC). instead which will take 5h 50m.

Bus travel

Sorry, looks like there is no bus service that runs between Lombok and Manado. We recommend that you fly from Lombok (LOP) to Manado (MDC). instead which will take 5h 50m.

Flights and Airlines

Yes you can fly from Lombok and Manado. Flights depart from Lombok (LOP) and arrive at Manado (MDC) - via Soekarno–Hatta (CGK). The flight takes around 5h 25m.

There is no direct flight from Lombok to Manado. There is however a flight that goes via Soekarno–Hatta (CGK). This services will take at least 5h 50m (not including layover time).

The flight from Lombok to Manado typically takes around 5h 25m. Flights depart from Lombok (LOP) and and arrive into Manado (MDC).

The closest major airport to Manado is Sam Ratulangi International Airport (MDC) (MDC) which is approximately 11km (7 miles) from Manado. Tolotio Airport (GTO) (GTO) and Naha Airport (NAH) (NAH) 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 Manado. We recommend that you fly from Lombok (LOP) to Manado (MDC). instead which will take 5h 50m.

If you don't have a car, the easiest way to get from Lombok to Manado is to fly which takes, on average, 5h 50m and will usually cost around IDR 4,358,585 ($290).

How do I get from Lombok to Manado

Compare travel optionsbetween Lombok and Manado

Transport options from Lombok to Manado
Transport optionDurationCostFrequencyDistance
Fly + 1 similar
5h 50m
IDR 4,358,585($290)
on demand3,323km (2,065 miles)
Ferry and Plane10h 25m
IDR 3,519,820($235)
once a week3,325km (2,066 miles)
Ferry and Bus
3 days 18h
IDR 1,797,355($120)
once a week2,951km (1,833 miles)

Top Carriersoperating between Lombok and Manado

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Bus companies

Airports near Manado

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

MDC
Sam Ratulangi International Airport (MDC)
International Airport
Distance
11km (7 miles) from Manado
GTO
Tolotio Airport (GTO)
Domestic Airport
Distance
241km (150 miles) from Manado
NAH
Naha Airport (NAH)
Domestic Airport
Distance
254km (158 miles) from Manado