How to travel from Nusa Lembongan to Kendari, Indonesia

The distance between Nusa Lembongan and Kendari is around 1,030km (640 miles) and the quickest way to get there is to take a ferry and then fly which takes around 3h 50m.

2 routes found

We've found 2 different ways to get from Nusa Lembongan to Kendari by ferry and plane. The recommended routes, which include information on duration, ticket price, and level of difficulty, can be found below.

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

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Ferry and Plane

Take a ferry to Sanur then fly from Ngurah Rai (DPS) to Kendari (KDI).

  • Duration3h 50m
  • Flight time2h 25m
  • Typical cost
    IDR 3,055,505($205)
Operated by

Multiple operators

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Ferry

Take a ferry to Padang Bai, Lembar Lombok then Raha and then to Kendari.

  • Duration3 days 23h
  • Departsonce a week
  • Typical cost
    IDR 883,700($59)
Operated by

Multiple ferry operators

Frequently asked questionsabout travel between Nusa Lembongan and Kendari

There are several options for getting from Nusa Lembongan to Kendari by ferry and plane. The cheapest option is to take a ferry which costs around IDR 883,700 ($59) and will take around 3 days 23h. If you need to get there more quickly, you can take a ferry and then fly and arrive in approximately 3h 50m, though it is a bit more costly at approximately IDR 3,055,505 ($205).

The distance between Nusa Lembongan and Kendari is around 1,030km (640 miles). In a direct line (as the crow flies), the distance is 938km (583 miles)

It takes around 3h 50m to get from Nusa Lembongan and Kendari by ferry and plane.

The quickest way to get from Nusa Lembongan to Kendari is to take a ferry and then fly which takes around 3h 50m and will set you back approx IDR 3,055,505 ($205).

The cheapest way to travel between Nusa Lembongan and Kendari is to take a ferry which will typically cost around IDR 883,700 ($59) for a standard one-way ticket.

Train travel

There is no train service that runs between Nusa Lembongan and Kendari. We recommend that you take a ferry to Sanur then fly from Ngurah Rai (DPS) to Kendari (KDI). instead which will take 3h 50m.

Bus travel

Sorry, looks like there is no bus service that runs between Nusa Lembongan and Kendari. We recommend that you take a ferry to Sanur then fly from Ngurah Rai (DPS) to Kendari (KDI). instead which will take 3h 50m.

Ferry/Boat travel

Yes there is a ferry service that runs between Nusa Lembongan and Kendari. The ferry typically takes around 3 days 23h and departs once a week.

Semaya One, ASDP Indonesia Ferry and Pelni run the ferry services between Nusa Lembongan and Kendari. Ferries run once a week and take around 3 days 23h on average but will vary depending on conditions and travel date.

Flights and Airlines

It doesn't look like you can fly directly from Nusa Lembongan to Kendari. We recommend that you take a ferry to Sanur then fly from Ngurah Rai (DPS) to Kendari (KDI). instead which will take 3h 50m.

The closest major airport to Kendari is Haluoleo Airport (KDI) (KDI) which is approximately 15km (9 miles) from Kendari. Baubau Airport (BUW) (BUW) and Sultan Hasanuddin International Airport (UPG) (UPG) 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 Nusa Lembongan to Kendari. We recommend that you take a ferry to Sanur then fly from Ngurah Rai (DPS) to Kendari (KDI). instead which will take 3h 50m.

If you don't have a car, the easiest way to get from Nusa Lembongan to Kendari is to take a ferry and then fly which takes, on average, 3h 50m and will usually cost around IDR 3,055,505 ($205).

How do I get from Nusa Lembongan to Kendari

Compare travel optionsbetween Nusa Lembongan and Kendari

Transport options from Nusa Lembongan to Kendari
Transport optionDurationCostFrequencyDistance
Ferry and Plane
3h 50m
IDR 3,055,505($205)
once daily1,030km (640 miles)
Ferry
3 days 23h
IDR 883,700($59)
once a week1,636km (1,017 miles)

Top Carriersoperating between Nusa Lembongan and Kendari

Ferry operators

Airlines

Airports near Kendari

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

KDI
Haluoleo Airport (KDI)
Domestic Airport
Distance
15km (9 miles) from Kendari
BUW
Baubau Airport (BUW)
Domestic Airport
Distance
166km (103 miles) from Kendari
UPG
Sultan Hasanuddin International Airport (UPG)
International Airport
Distance
351km (218 miles) from Kendari