How to travel from Medan to Nusa Lembongan, Indonesia

The distance between Medan and Nusa Lembongan is around 2,484km (1,543 miles) and the quickest way to get there is to fly, then take a ferry and then take the bus which takes around 9h 20m.

7 routes found

We've found 7 different ways to get from Medan to Nusa Lembongan 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 Nusa LembonganMedan if you're planning a return trip.

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Plane and Ferry

Fly from Kuala Namu (KNO) to Lombok (LOP) then take a ferry to Nusa Lembongan.

  • Duration9h 25m
  • Flight time4h 15m
  • Typical cost
    IDR 2,186,780($145)
Operated by

Multiple operators

2 similiar routes

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Bus and Ferry

Take the bus to Bandar Lampung then take a ferry to Gambir Station then take the bus to Denpasar then take a ferry to Nusa Lembongan.

  • Duration3 days 9h
  • Departsonce daily
  • Typical cost
    IDR 1,812,335($120)
Operated by

Multiple operators

2 similiar routes

We’ve grouped similar routes together, click the arrows to see the other options.

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Ferry to Batu Ampar, bus

Take a ferry to Batu Ampar then Sri Bintan Pura Ferry Terminal and then to Surabaya - Tanjung Perak Port then take the bus to Terminal Mengwi then take a ferry to Nusa Lembongan.

  • Duration4 days 22h
  • Departsonce a week
  • Typical cost
    IDR 1,752,420($115)
Operated by

Multiple operators

Frequently asked questionsabout travel between Medan and Nusa Lembongan

There are several options for getting from Medan to Nusa Lembongan by plane, ferry and bus. The cheapest option is to take a ferry and then take the bus which costs around IDR 1,572,685 ($105) and will take around 4 days. If you need to get there more quickly, you can fly, then take a ferry and then take the bus and arrive in approximately 9h 20m, though it is a bit more costly at approximately IDR 2,441,405 ($165).

The distance between Medan and Nusa Lembongan is around 2,484km (1,543 miles). In a direct line (as the crow flies), the distance is 981km (610 miles)

It takes around 9h 20m to get from Medan and Nusa Lembongan by plane, ferry and bus.

The quickest way to get from Medan to Nusa Lembongan is to fly, then take a ferry and then take the bus which takes around 9h 20m and will set you back approx IDR 2,441,405 ($165).

The cheapest way to travel between Medan and Nusa Lembongan is to take a ferry and then take the bus which will typically cost around IDR 1,572,685 ($105) for a standard one-way ticket.

Train travel

There is no train service that runs between Medan and Nusa Lembongan. We recommend that you fly from Kuala Namu (KNO) to Banyuwangi International (BWX) then take a ferry to Gilimanuk then take the bus to Terminal Mengwi then take a ferry to Nusa Lembongan. instead which will take 9h 20m.

Bus travel

Sorry, looks like there is no bus service that runs between Medan and Nusa Lembongan. We recommend that you fly from Kuala Namu (KNO) to Banyuwangi International (BWX) then take a ferry to Gilimanuk then take the bus to Terminal Mengwi then take a ferry to Nusa Lembongan. instead which will take 9h 20m.

Flights and Airlines

It doesn't look like you can fly directly from Medan to Nusa Lembongan. We recommend that you fly from Kuala Namu (KNO) to Banyuwangi International (BWX) then take a ferry to Gilimanuk then take the bus to Terminal Mengwi then take a ferry to Nusa Lembongan. instead which will take 9h 20m.

The closest major airport to Nusa Lembongan is Ngurah Rai International Airport (DPS) (DPS) which is approximately 33km (20 miles) from Nusa Lembongan. Zainuddin Abdul Madjid International Airport (LOP) (LOP) and Blimbingsari Airport (BWX) (BWX) 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 Medan to Nusa Lembongan. We recommend that you fly from Kuala Namu (KNO) to Banyuwangi International (BWX) then take a ferry to Gilimanuk then take the bus to Terminal Mengwi then take a ferry to Nusa Lembongan. instead which will take 9h 20m.

If you don't have a car, the easiest way to get from Medan to Nusa Lembongan is to fly, then take a ferry and then take the bus which takes, on average, 9h 20m and will usually cost around IDR 2,441,405 ($165).

How do I get from Medan to Nusa Lembongan

Compare travel optionsbetween Medan and Nusa Lembongan

Transport options from Medan to Nusa Lembongan
Transport optionDurationCostFrequencyDistance
Plane and Ferry + 2 similar
9h 25m
IDR 2,186,780($145)
once daily2,661km (1,654 miles)
Plane, Ferry and Bus9h 20m
IDR 2,441,405($165)
4 times a day2,484km (1,543 miles)
Plane, Bus and Ferry15h 50m
IDR 2,201,760($145)
once daily2,564km (1,593 miles)
Bus and Ferry + 2 similar
3 days 9h
IDR 1,812,335($120)
once daily3,158km (1,962 miles)
Ferry and Bus3 days 20h
IDR 1,767,400($120)
once a week3,056km (1,899 miles)
Ferry to Port of Tanjung Priok, bus4 days
IDR 1,572,685($105)
once a week3,043km (1,891 miles)
Ferry to Batu Ampar, bus
4 days 22h
IDR 1,752,420($115)
once a week2,801km (1,741 miles)

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Airlines

Airports near Nusa Lembongan

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

DPS
Ngurah Rai International Airport (DPS)
International Airport
Distance
33km (20 miles) from Nusa Lembongan
LOP
Zainuddin Abdul Madjid International Airport (LOP)
International Airport
Distance
90km (56 miles) from Nusa Lembongan
BWX
Blimbingsari Airport (BWX)
Domestic Airport
Distance
129km (80 miles) from Nusa Lembongan