How to travel from Sanur to Uluwatu, Indonesia

The distance between Sanur and Uluwatu is around 33km (20 miles) and the quickest way to get there is to take a taxi which takes around 30min.

3 routes found

We've found 3 different ways to get from Sanur to Uluwatu by bus, taxi and car. The recommended routes, which include information on duration, ticket price, and level of difficulty, can be found below.

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Bus

Take the bus to DFS Bus Bay and then to Uluwatu Temple.

  • Duration1h 5m
  • Departsonce daily
  • Typical cost
    IDR 359,470($24)
Operated by

Multiple bus operators

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Taxi

Take a taxi to Uluwatu.

  • Duration30min
  • Departson demand
  • Typical cost
    IDR 389,425($26)
Operated by

Ngurah Rai Airport Taxi

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Drive

Drive to Uluwatu.

  • Duration30min
  • Distance33km (20 miles)
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Frequently asked questionsabout travel between Sanur and Uluwatu

There are several options for getting from Sanur to Uluwatu by bus, taxi and car. The cheapest option is to take the bus which costs around IDR 359,470 ($24) and will take around 1h 5m. If you need to get there more quickly, you can take a taxi and arrive in approximately 30min, though it is a bit more costly at approximately IDR 389,425 ($26).

The distance between Sanur and Uluwatu is around 33km (20 miles). In a direct line (as the crow flies), the distance is 25km (15 miles)

It takes around 1h 5m to get from Sanur and Uluwatu by bus. If you are travelling by car it will take around 30min to drive there.

The quickest way to get from Sanur to Uluwatu is to take a taxi which takes around 30min and will set you back approx IDR 389,425 ($26).

The cheapest way to travel between Sanur and Uluwatu, if you exclude driving, is to take the bus which will typically cost around IDR 359,470 ($24) for a standard one-way ticket.

Train travel

There is no train service that runs between Sanur and Uluwatu. We recommend that you take a taxi to Uluwatu. instead which will take 30min.

Bus travel

Yes there is a bus that runs regularly from Sanur and Uluwatu. It typically takes around 1h 5m and departs once daily.

There are no direct bus services that runs from Sanur to Uluwatu. However, you can instead can take several connecting buses with changeovers in DFS Bus Bay. These services run once daily and will take a minimum of 1h 5m.

Kura-Kura bus and Kura-Kura Shuttle run regular bus services between Sanur and Uluwatu. Buses run once daily and take around 1h 5m on average but will vary depending on you book with.

Flights and Airlines

It doesn't look like you can fly directly from Sanur to Uluwatu. We recommend that you take the bus to DFS Bus Bay and then to Uluwatu Temple. instead which will take 1h 5m.

The closest major airport to Uluwatu is Ngurah Rai International Airport (DPS) (DPS) which is approximately 13km (8 miles) from Uluwatu. Blimbingsari Airport (BWX) (BWX) and Zainuddin Abdul Madjid International Airport (LOP) (LOP) are also nearby and might be a better alternative airport depending on where you are flying from.

Drive yourself

Yes it is possible to drive from Sanur and Uluwatu. The distance is around 33km (20 miles) by road and it will take around 30min in normal traffic conditons.

If you don't have a car, the easiest way to get from Sanur to Uluwatu is to take the bus which takes, on average, 1h 5m and will usually cost around IDR 359,470 ($24).

How do I get from Sanur to Uluwatu

Compare travel optionsbetween Sanur and Uluwatu

Transport options from Sanur to Uluwatu
Transport optionDurationCostFrequencyDistance
Bus
1h 5m
IDR 359,470($24)
once daily33km (21 miles)
Taxi
30min
IDR 389,425($26)
on demand33km (20 miles)
Drive
30min
IDR 29,955($2)
on demand33km (20 miles)

Top Carriersoperating between Sanur and Uluwatu

Bus companies

Airports near Uluwatu

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

DPS
Ngurah Rai International Airport (DPS)
International Airport
Distance
13km (8 miles) from Uluwatu
BWX
Blimbingsari Airport (BWX)
Domestic Airport
Distance
100km (62 miles) from Uluwatu
LOP
Zainuddin Abdul Madjid International Airport (LOP)
International Airport
Distance
131km (81 miles) from Uluwatu