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Fast Boat from Nusa Penida to Gili Trawangan

How To Get From Nusa Penida to Gili Trawangan in 2024

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The fast boat from Nusa Penida to Gili Trawangan is a comfortable and safe way to get across the Lombok Straits to enjoy a night out in Gili Party Town, but it’s worth noting that as with all sea transport, there is always an element of risk at play. From selling tickets to buying refreshments on board, every aspect of this journey is handled by the Gilli transfers boat companies. You’ll be in safe hands with our team dedicated to making your trip the best it can be. At the busy port of Padang Bay, you’ll meet your fast boat captain and get ready for an awesome journey.

Skip the crowds and save cash on a thrilling day trip to Gili Trawangan, a stunning tropical island in North Lombok. Many travellers choose a half-day tour in lombok but it may long waste of time due to some local boat service often delay and also charge higher than a direct fast boat.

Also check out the Gili T to Nusa Penida fast boat! 

Fast Boat Schedule from Penida to Gili

This boat schedule is very important to island people, especially for those who want to travel to Gili Trawangan (3 Gili). The timetable is updated every month so that you can order a ticket before departure. The Gili Islands boat timetable below is the exact time when the fast boats will depart from Nusa Penida port to Gili Trawangan and vice versa. Please note that the time of arrival is different depending on the destination you choose, depending on how many passengers are in the same route and other factors. If you have trouble finding a good route from mainland Nusa Penida.

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How to Book Fast Boat from Nusa Penida to Gili Trawangan?

Three fast boats connect Nusa Penida with Gili Trawangan. They are Madahapola-Lombok Fast Boat, Perama and We Gili Fast Boat. You can book online or book through your hotel..

Getting to Gili from Nusa Penida

Nusa Penida Speed Boat to Gili islands

Speed boat trip around 20-25 minutes from Nusa Penida. Sea transportation by speed boat is now a favourite choice because the travel time is shorter. Its schedule is 2-3 times a day commuting, so you can package the trip in one day (one day trip), leave in the morning and return in the afternoon.

With the Nusa Jaya Abadi Ship

This sea transportation provides choices needed by local residents and tourists alike. If you bring a vehicle, then the yhis ship is the best choice. The ship itself only crosses twice a day, morning and evening. Long sea journey by boat Roro about 1 hour. Ship ticket prices are certainly cheaper than speed boat. There are certain rates such as VIP class, economy, ticket prices for children and adults, bicycles for dipper, motorcycle, passenger cars and ticket prices for freight cars.

By Motorboat

Another way is by jukung (sampan) or known as a traditional boat with an outboard engine on the boat. This sea transportation is now quite rarely chosen by residents or tourists. But with a djoekoeng or motorboat in fewer passengers you can charter the boat. Those who travel Tirta Yatra or prayers for Hindus, many choose this motorboat, because the price is cheaper if you rent 1 boat with many people, you can rent the boat from Padangbai, this sea transportation can be from Padangbai pier, Kusamba and Tri Buana. You can also buy this motorboat ticket but wait for the full passenger. Long sea journey from Bali about 1 hour.

Where is Nusa Penida?

Nusa Penida is a beautiful island, located in Klungkung Regency, Bali, Indonesia. Unlike the other islands in Bali, which are frenzied with clubs and parties, this island offers unique and exciting natural attractions, such as beaches with white sand, challenging steep cliffs and amazing underwater scenery.
Some places that can be visited on Nusa Penida Island are several beaches with their own uniqueness. You can also check out where to stay on Nusa Penida here.

Where is Gili?

Gili is an island in the Lombok Islands, Indonesia. Famous for its beautiful and exotic natural scenery. There are 3 Gili islands there, Gili Trawangan, Gili Air and Gili Meno, but what often becomes a tourist reference is Gili Trawangan. We will discuss how to go from Nusa Penida Island to the Gili.

What is the cheapest way to get from Nusa Penida to Gili Islands?

speedboat nusa penida to Gili islands

The cheapest way to get from Nusa Penida to the Gili Islands is to take a ride on the local ferry. You can expect the ferry ticket to cost around $40 – $50.

And, the local ferry takes 4 hours to get from Nusa Penida to the Gili islands.

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How to get from Padang Bai to Gili Trawangan?

Many fast boat companies are available at Padang Bai Harbor, one of which is widely recommended is Eka Jaya Fast Ship.

The time taken by this fast boat trip from Padang Bai to Gili Trawangan is about 1.5 – 2 hours. Routine schedule for fast boat departures from Padang Bai port every day at 9 am and 9:30 in the morning.

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Check out my Nusa Lembongan to Nusa Penida guide.

Final thoughts

You can also check out the other Nusa Islands and other amazing islands in Bali.

If you are staying in mainland Bali, I would highly recommend trying out the 1 or 2 night Bali to Nusa Penida tour if you are stuck for time. Nusa Penida island was the best place we visited in Bali.

  • Hire a scooter, it is the only way you can get to visit each of these best things on Nusa Penida
  • Take extreme care on the scooter due to the broken down roads in some areas
  • Where appropriate footwear for the cliffs
  • Carry water

Are you going back to mainland Bali? Check out the best things to do in Ubud post. Also, if you love paradise islands, then you need to check out Koh Rong on your backpacking adventures.


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