How to travel from Seminyak to Ubud, Indonesia

The distance between Seminyak and Ubud is around 32km (20 miles) and the quickest way to get there is to take a taxi which takes around 30min.

6 routes found

We've found 6 different ways to get from Seminyak to Ubud 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 Ground Zero Monument and then to Ubud.

  • Duration1h 20m
  • Departsonce daily
  • Typical cost
    IDR 14,980($1)
Operated by

Multiple bus operators

3 similiar routes

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

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Taxi

Take a taxi to Ubud.

  • Duration30min
  • Departson demand
  • Typical cost
    IDR 374,450($25)
Operated by

Ngurah Rai Airport Taxi

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Drive

Drive to Ubud.

  • Duration30min
  • Distance32km (20 miles)
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Frequently asked questionsabout travel between Seminyak and Ubud

There are several options for getting from Seminyak to Ubud by bus, taxi and car. The cheapest option is to take the bus which costs around IDR 14,980 ($1) and will take around 1h 20m. 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 374,450 ($25).

The distance between Seminyak and Ubud is around 32km (20 miles). In a direct line (as the crow flies), the distance is 23km (14 miles)

It takes around 1h 20m to get from Seminyak and Ubud by bus. If you are travelling by car it will take around 30min to drive there.

The quickest way to get from Seminyak to Ubud is to take a taxi which takes around 30min and will set you back approx IDR 374,450 ($25).

The cheapest way to travel between Seminyak and Ubud, if you exclude driving, is to take the bus which will typically cost around IDR 14,980 ($1) for a standard one-way ticket.

Train travel

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

Bus travel

Yes there is a bus that runs regularly from Seminyak and Ubud. It typically takes around 1h 20m and departs once daily.

There are no direct bus services that runs from Seminyak to Ubud. However, you can instead can take several connecting buses with changeovers in Ground Zero Monument and Kuta. These services run once daily and will take a minimum of 1h 20m.

Kura-Kura bus and Perama Tour run regular bus services between Seminyak and Ubud. Buses run once daily and take around 1h 20m on average but will vary depending on you book with.

Flights and Airlines

It doesn't look like you can fly directly from Seminyak to Ubud. We recommend that you take the bus to Ground Zero Monument and then to Ubud. instead which will take 1h 20m.

The closest major airport to Ubud is Ngurah Rai International Airport (DPS) (DPS) which is approximately 29km (18 miles) from Ubud. 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 Seminyak and Ubud. The distance is around 32km (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 Seminyak to Ubud is to take the bus which takes, on average, 1h 20m and will usually cost around IDR 14,980 ($1).

How do I get from Seminyak to Ubud

Compare travel optionsbetween Seminyak and Ubud

Transport options from Seminyak to Ubud
Transport optionDurationCostFrequencyDistance
Bus + 3 similar
1h 20m
IDR 14,980($1)
once daily39km (24 miles)
Bus via Ground Zero Monument1h 25m
IDR 14,980($1)
twice daily40km (25 miles)
Bus via Kuta Point by Ardenia1h 40m
IDR 14,980($1)
once daily42km (26 miles)
Bus via DFS Bus Bay2h 40m
IDR 104,845($7)
5 times a day50km (31 miles)
Taxi
30min
IDR 374,450($25)
on demand32km (20 miles)
Drive
30min
IDR 29,955($2)
on demand32km (20 miles)

Top Carriersoperating between Seminyak and Ubud

Bus companies

Airports near Ubud

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

DPS
Ngurah Rai International Airport (DPS)
International Airport
Distance
29km (18 miles) from Ubud
BWX
Blimbingsari Airport (BWX)
Domestic Airport
Distance
104km (64 miles) from Ubud
LOP
Zainuddin Abdul Madjid International Airport (LOP)
International Airport
Distance
115km (71 miles) from Ubud