How to travel from Nusa Penida to Gili Air, Indonesia

The distance between Nusa Penida and Gili Air is around 91km (57 miles) and the quickest way to get there is to take a ferry which takes around 2h 15m.

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We've found 1 different ways to get from Nusa Penida to Gili Air by ferry. The recommended routes, which include information on duration, ticket price, and level of difficulty, can be found below.

👋 Also check out Gili AirNusa Penida if you're planning a return trip.

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Take a ferry to Gili Air.

  • Duration2h 15m
  • Departsonce daily
  • Typical cost
    IDR 748,900($50)
Operated by

Gili Getaway

Frequently asked questionsabout travel between Nusa Penida and Gili Air

There are several options for getting from Nusa Penida to Gili Air by ferry. The cheapest option is to take a ferry which costs around IDR 748,900 ($50) and will take around 2h 15m.

The distance between Nusa Penida and Gili Air is around 91km (57 miles). In a direct line (as the crow flies), the distance is 74km (46 miles)

It takes around 2h 15m to get from Nusa Penida and Gili Air by ferry.

The quickest way to get from Nusa Penida to Gili Air is to take a ferry which takes around 2h 15m and will set you back approx IDR 748,900 ($50).

The cheapest way to travel between Nusa Penida and Gili Air is to take a ferry which will typically cost around IDR 748,900 ($50) for a standard one-way ticket.

Train travel

There is no train service that runs between Nusa Penida and Gili Air. We recommend that you take a ferry to Gili Air. instead which will take 2h 15m.

Bus travel

Sorry, looks like there is no bus service that runs between Nusa Penida and Gili Air. We recommend that you take a ferry to Gili Air. instead which will take 2h 15m.

Ferry/Boat travel

Yes there is a ferry service that runs between Nusa Penida and Gili Air. The ferry typically takes around 2h 15m and departs once daily.

Gili Getaway run the ferry services between Nusa Penida and Gili Air. Ferries run once daily and take around 2h 15m 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 Penida to Gili Air. We recommend that you take a ferry to Gili Air. instead which will take 2h 15m.

The closest major airport to Gili Air is Zainuddin Abdul Madjid International Airport (LOP) (LOP) which is approximately 50km (31 miles) from Gili Air. Ngurah Rai International Airport (DPS) (DPS) and Sultan Muhammad Kaharuddin III Airport (SWQ) (SWQ) 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 Penida to Gili Air. We recommend that you take a ferry to Gili Air. instead which will take 2h 15m.

If you don't have a car, the easiest way to get from Nusa Penida to Gili Air is to take a ferry which takes, on average, 2h 15m and will usually cost around IDR 748,900 ($50).

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Airports near Gili Air

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

LOP
Zainuddin Abdul Madjid International Airport (LOP)
International Airport
Distance
50km (31 miles) from Gili Air
DPS
Ngurah Rai International Airport (DPS)
International Airport
Distance
109km (68 miles) from Gili Air
SWQ
Sultan Muhammad Kaharuddin III Airport (SWQ)
Domestic Airport
Distance
147km (92 miles) from Gili Air