Gili Trawangan is one of the main tourist destinations to visit in West Nusa Tenggara. This island is located in North Lombok which is only 1 1/2 hours from Bali. Gili Trawangan offers beautiful white sandy beaches, crystal clear water, and great underwater marine life. Speed boat to Gili Trawangan from Bali and Lombok is the best transportation to reach the island.
The fast boat to Gili from Bali is operated daily with schedules more than one time. You can choose to depart from Padang Bai, Serangan, or Sanur. These three harbors are the main port for fast boat transfers to Gili Islands.
Besides Bali, there is also a fast boat from Nusa Penida to Gili Islands. These fast boats operate daily in the morning with one schedule at 10.30 am. The estimated travel time from Nusa Penida to Gili is 2 hours. But it depends on the sea condition at the time of travel.
Fast Boat Lombok to Gili Trawangan, Meno, and Gili Air are also available on daily trip from Bangsal and Teluk Nare. Some of them offer a departure from Senggigi. The estimated travel time from Teluk Nare and Bangsal is about 10 minutes, while from Senggigi will spend approximately 20 minutes.
Recommended Speed Boat to Gili from Bali
For those who want to travel to Gili islands, below are the best recommended fast boat Bali to Gili:
- Gili Express fast boat is one of the best boat transfers from Bali to Gili Islands. this boat operates daily from Padang Bai at 09.00 am in morning. The travel time is approximately 1 1/2 hours.
- Prabu fast Boat is the boat that departs from Padang Bai and Serangan. The boat capacity is 150 passengers with comfortable seats. Prabu Fast boat departure at 09.30 am from Padang Bai with estimated travel time 1 1/2 hours.
- Patagonia Fast Boat to Gili is the boat that departs from Serangan and Padang Bai. The boat operates daily with the first departure at 08.00 am and the second departure at 12.00 from Padang Bai. The boat capacity is 250 passengers.
- Oestina Fast boat from Padang Bai to Gili islands. The Ostina Fast Boat to Gili Islands operates daily with early schedules at 09.00 am and the second departure is at 14.00 from Padang Bai. This is one of the cheap fast boat tickets to Gili from Bali.
- Wahana Gili Ocean is a fast boat with a capacity of 180 passengers. The boat also has an air conditioning room and a large space of sundeck. It is depart from Padang Bai to Gili Air, Meno, and Gili Trawangan. The estimated travel time is approximately 1 1/2 hours.
If you want to book the ticket and find other information, you can visit the fast boat to Gili Islands page. there are many varieties of fast boat transfers from Bali.
Fast Boat to Gili Islands Prices
The prices for the fast boat from Bali to Gili start from $35 per person for one way from Padang Bai. And if you book a return ticket, it will cost $60 per person. For those who depart from Serangan and Sanur, the ticket price is $65 per person for one way.
Ticket fast boats to Gili from Nusa Penida are also available on Gili Best Deal. You can find many special offers for personal and group bookings. The discounts are available seasonal, it is mostly coming in the low season. However, some boat operators also give some small discounts if you go during peak season.
There are also combination activities on Gili with ticket fast boats. You can book a ticket to Gili at the price of snorkeling activities. This is one of the best choices if you do not have time to go around and find the activities. You can make an online booking.