How to Book
Simply use the search box above to check fast boat seat availability, prices and to book.
NOTE: Online bookings cannot be made less than 24 hours from departure. You will receive immediate e-tickets once you have completed the quick and easy booking process. The boat carrier will also send you an extra confirmation (detailing pickup and drop off information where applicable). Make sure you choose the departure of nearby in the area you live to get free pick up. To see the current schedule and route map for each boat service, take a look at the individual Fast Boat pages. We hope you have a great trip!
Fast boat Bali to Gili
Island Trip offers the best of budget services from Bali to the Gili Islands and Lombok. For premium comfort services, head over to www.islaindtrip.com. Most of our featured boats depart from Padang Bai harbour in east Bali. This is about a 1hr30min drive from south Bali locations such as Kuta and Denpasar airport. Free pickup is provided from most areas in south Bali and central Ubud.
Services depart in the morning and early afternoon. If you want to make use of free airport pickup, the latest possible flight arrival is 10.00am (10.30am domesitic). Otherwise you can catch the last boat by taking a taxi from the airport if you're out of arrivals by 10.45am. Any later and you'll need to stay the night in Bali.
Catching a Flight
Most fast boats leave the Gili Islands/Lombok around midday, with an estimated journey time back to Bali Airport of 3-4 hours. If your flight leaves later than 8pm, any service should get you there on time.
NOTE: boat operators are not liable for delays/missed flights.
If your flight leaves earlier in the day, we suggest scheduling your boat trip back to Bali a day prior to your flight, and spending the night on Bali to avoid any risk. Stay at a hotel close to the airport, in or around Kuta, Sanur or Seminyak.
Lombok to Gili
There is are daily fast boat services from Senggigi to Gili T, Gili Air & back available on Islaind Trip. If you are arriving at Lombok airport, the distance to Senggigi is about 2hrs by taxi. For private car plus speedboat package transfers please visit our brand new dedicated sister site for Lombok to Gili transfers: www.islaindtrip.com.
Plenty of local transport is also available from Bangsal Harbour in north Lombok. Tickets are available on arrival in the harbour, walk past all the hawkers to the ticket office for the best deal. Bangsal is 2hrs drive from Lombok airport. From the Gili Islands going to Lombok, tickets for public ($5) or chartered ($35) boats can only be bought from the office on each of the islands.