How to travel from Lombok to Manokwari, Indonesia

The distance between Lombok and Manokwari is around 3,007km (1,868 miles) and the quickest way to get there is to fly which takes around 7h 25m.

4 routes found

We've found 4 different ways to get from Lombok to Manokwari by plane, ferry, bus and train. The recommended routes, which include information on duration, ticket price, and level of difficulty, can be found below.

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

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Fly

Fly from Lombok (LOP) to Manokwari (MKW).

  • Duration7h 25m
  • Flight time7hrs
  • Typical cost
    IDR 7,009,685($470)
Operated by

Batik Air

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Ferry

Take a ferry to Bau-Bau and then to Manokwari.

  • Duration7 days 14h
  • Departsonce a week
  • Typical cost
    IDR 913,655($61)
Operated by

Pelni

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Ferry, Bus and Train

Take a ferry to Serangan then take the bus to Banyuwangi then take the train to Surabaya Kota then take a ferry to Namlea and then to Manokwari.

  • Duration4 days 14h
  • Departsonce a week
  • Typical cost
    IDR 2,141,850($145)
Operated by

Multiple operators

Frequently asked questionsabout travel between Lombok and Manokwari

There are several options for getting from Lombok to Manokwari by plane, ferry, bus and train. The cheapest option is to take a ferry which costs around IDR 913,655 ($61) and will take around 7 days 14h. If you need to get there more quickly, you can fly and arrive in approximately 7h 25m, though it is a bit more costly at approximately IDR 7,009,685 ($470).

The distance between Lombok and Manokwari is around 3,007km (1,868 miles). In a direct line (as the crow flies), the distance is 2,142km (1,331 miles)

It takes around 7h 25m to get from Lombok and Manokwari by plane.

The quickest way to get from Lombok to Manokwari is to fly which takes around 7h 25m and will set you back approx IDR 7,009,685 ($470).

The cheapest way to travel between Lombok and Manokwari is to take a ferry which will typically cost around IDR 913,655 ($61) for a standard one-way ticket.

Train travel

There is no train service that runs between Lombok and Manokwari. We recommend that you fly from Lombok (LOP) to Manokwari (MKW). instead which will take 7h 25m.

Bus travel

Sorry, looks like there is no bus service that runs between Lombok and Manokwari. We recommend that you fly from Lombok (LOP) to Manokwari (MKW). instead which will take 7h 25m.

Ferry/Boat travel

Yes there is a ferry service that runs between Lombok and Manokwari. The ferry typically takes around 7 days 14h and departs once a week.

Pelni run the ferry services between Lombok and Manokwari. Ferries run once a week and take around 7 days 14h on average but will vary depending on conditions and travel date.

Flights and Airlines

Yes you can fly from Lombok and Manokwari. Flights depart from Lombok (LOP) and arrive at Manokwari (MKW) - via Soekarno–Hatta (CGK). The flight takes around 7hrs.

There is no direct flight from Lombok to Manokwari. There is however a flight that goes via Soekarno–Hatta (CGK) and Sorong (SOQ). This services will take at least 7h 25m (not including layover time).

The flight from Lombok to Manokwari typically takes around 7hrs. Flights depart from Lombok (LOP) and and arrive into Manokwari (MKW).

The closest major airport to Manokwari is Rendani Airport (MKW) (MKW) which is approximately 4km (3 miles) from Manokwari. Frans Kaisiepo Airport (BIK) (BIK) and Sentani Airport (DJJ) (DJJ) 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 Manokwari. We recommend that you fly from Lombok (LOP) to Manokwari (MKW). instead which will take 7h 25m.

If you don't have a car, the easiest way to get from Lombok to Manokwari is to fly which takes, on average, 7h 25m and will usually cost around IDR 7,009,685 ($470).

How do I get from Lombok to Manokwari

Compare travel optionsbetween Lombok and Manokwari

Transport options from Lombok to Manokwari
Transport optionDurationCostFrequencyDistance
Fly + 1 similar
7h 25m
IDR 7,009,685($470)
on demand4,218km (2,621 miles)
Ferry, Bus and Plane13h 10m
IDR 7,818,490($520)
every 20 mins4,230km (2,629 miles)
Ferry
7 days 14h
IDR 913,655($61)
once a week3,007km (1,868 miles)
Ferry, Bus and Train
4 days 14h
IDR 2,141,850($145)
once a week3,436km (2,135 miles)

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Airports near Manokwari

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

MKW
Rendani Airport (MKW)
Domestic Airport
Distance
4km (3 miles) from Manokwari
BIK
Frans Kaisiepo Airport (BIK)
Domestic Airport
Distance
229km (142 miles) from Manokwari
DJJ
Sentani Airport (DJJ)
International Airport
Distance
740km (460 miles) from Manokwari