BY AIR FROM JAKARTA
There are many daily flights from Jakarta - direct or via
Surabaya - stop over. If you arrive at night, you may need to stay over in
Mataram or Senggigi before crossing over to the Gilis.
During the peak holiday season or even regular low season, major airlines
are fully booked by locals and expats who wish to spend their weekend on
Gilis. If you are outside the country you'll find difficulties to
book and purchase tickets online, therefore since August 2008 we
setup a Branch Office in Kuta Bali
(located 5 minutes from Denpasar
Airport) to give a full assistances and service from the time of your
arrival in Denpasar International airport until you safely arrive in
gili islands Lombok Indonesia. Our system is now fully integrated
so you can make an online booking from your home country,
pay instantly with
and get your tickets delivered at the airport in Bali or at the hotel
where you stay.
Lombok Network Holidays Branch Office in
Jl. Kartika Plaza No 97, Kuta Bali,
T: +62 361 8757904, F: +62 361 767631,
M: +62 817361392
Garuda Indonesia Airlines serves two
GA 430 (ETA 12:10) and
GA 432 (ETA 22:55).
Lion Air serves one daily direct
flight from Jakarta on JT 650 (ETA
21:55PM) and two daily flights via Surabaya on JT
8382 (ETA 12:20) and JT 8388
Batavia Air serves one daily flight from Jakarta via Surabaya on
7P - 345 (ETA 19:35PM).
Merpati Airlines have one daily flight from Surabaya direct on
MZ 831 (ETA 11:40 AM)
BY AIR FROM DENPASAR (BALI)
Merpati Airlines serves 6 daily
flights from Bali to Lombok V.V;
MZ 6600 (ETA 01:30 AM),
MZ 6602 (ETA 10:00 AM),
MZ 6620 (ETA 16:00 PM) and
MZ 6608 (ETA 17:00 PM).
Indonesia Air Transport serves two direct flights; IT 01
(ETA 08:00AM), IT 05 (ETA 16:10PM).
Trigana Air also serves 2 daily flight from Bali;
TGN 542 (ETA 08:30 AM) and TGN 540 (ETA 16:30PM)
One way airfare are between IDR 385,000 - 425,000/adult.
BY AIR FROM SINGAPORE
From Singapore, Silk Air
fly direct to Lombok 3 times a week; MI 126 (ETA 18:05PM) every
Monday, Thursday and MI 122 (ETA 10:40AM) every Saturday.
From Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia), Air Asia fly direct to Lombok 3 times
a week; AK1408 (ETA:11:45am) every Sunday, Wednesday, and Friday.
If you arrive between 17:00 - 19:00 PM we suggest you to book our private
transfer service in advanced.
PUBLIC BOAT FROM BANGSAL TO GILI ISLANDS
From Mataram Airport, take airport
taxi service direct to Bangsal or get a public transport/bemos from
Rembiga to Pemenang, then to Bangsal by Cidomo (horse cart). Use your bargaining
skills to negotiate the price. From Bangsal to Gili Islands, the only
transportation is by regular public boat or boat charter.
The Koperasi Angkutan Laut (Sea
Transport Co-operative) is the boat owner cartel which monopolizes
transport to the islands. Try to get to Bangsal at around 09:30AM or
10:30AM as most boats go in the morning. The public boat office in
Bangsal close at 16:30 PM.
TRANSFER SERVICE (AC COACH + PRIVATE SPEEDBOAT)
Most up market hotels on Gili Trawangan
give extra service and conveniences to their clients by providing
their private modern speedboat and skip the hassle in Bangsal Harbor. There
is an alternative
private harbor runs privately by hotel's owners at Teluk Nare or Teluk
Kodek (another 10 minutes drive from Bangsal).
This option is effective and hassle free. It takes 90 minutes to Gili Trawangan.
You can pre-book online for a private pick up and transfers
service through Lombok Network Holidays. Price per person: USD 49/one way or USD
90/return (min. 2 persons). If you're in a group
or with family of maximum 5, the price is USD 180/family (one way) or
USD 140/family (return). This service includes; private AC Coach +
Private Speedboat. Our guide will meet and greet you upon arrival at
Lombok airport, arrange your luggage, and escort you to the harbor
and organize the speedboat for you.
BY REGULAR FERRY FROM BALI
Ferry service from Bali - Lombok - Bali
available 24 hours, depart every two hours. It takes up to 4,5 hours
from Padang Bay (East Bali) to Lembar (South West Lombok). You will
spend almost the whole day on the bus and ferry and by the time you
reach Bangsal, you may have to charter the boat to get the gilis at
Harbour, take a bus to Mandalika
bus station, choose destination Tanjung,
and stop at Pemenang. Get a local
transportation called Cidomo (horse cart) to take you to
Bangsal Harbour. Once there register your
name at the ticket office and wait until the list is full. Boat leaves
when number of passengers reached 20 pax.