Lombok has several ferry ports that connect the island with neighboring areas, including Bali and other nearby islands.
For a guide on getting to Lombok from the major Indonesian islands, see this post.
Traveling By Ferry
This is the main ferry port in Lombok and is located on the western side of the island. Ferries operating between Bali (usually Padangbai) and Lombok often arrive and depart from Lembar. This port serves as a crucial gateway for transportation between Bali and Lombok.
A ferry terminal located in the northwest of Lombok. It is a docking and departure point for fast and slow boats coming from Padangbai. Slow boats from Padangbai to Lembar also dock here. Additionally, a fast boat from Padangbai to Sengigi occurs once per day. There are a few fast boat companies that go from Amad to Bangsal.
- Bangsal is around a 2hr drive to LMBK; and,
- Lembar is about a 1-hour drive to LMBK.
Also known as Labuhan Kayangan, is located in East Lombok. It serves as a port for both passenger and cargo ferries, connecting Lombok with Sumbawa and other nearby islands.
Regardless of which port you are arriving at, the instructions are the same:
- Once you’re off the boat, head to the main transportation hub nearby
- Look for local transportation options, such as taxis or public transportation, to reach Kuta.
- Tell the driver you’re headed to Jl. Raya Kuta, Kuta, Lombok. The journey duration may vary based on the mode of transportation and can range from 1-2 hours
Remember to check the specific routes, schedules, and departure points based on your travel plans and the ferry or boat operator you choose. Ferry services may vary, and it’s advisable to confirm details closer to your travel date.
General Ferry Tips
– Make sure to confirm the fare with the transportation provider before starting the journey.
– Keep the destination address written in Bahasa Indonesia to make communication easier.
– Check local transportation options and availability, especially if you’re on a specific timeline.
How to get to LMBK Surfhouse from Lombok International Airport
LMBK Surfhouse is located at Jl. Raya Kuta, Kuta, Lombok, Kabupaten Lombok Tengah, Nusa Tenggara Bar. 83573, Indonesia.
You can use various transportation options to get here from Lombok International Airport.
Here’s a general guide to help you navigate the journey (sorry, no rideshare options at this time):
LMBK Airport Pickup Surf Package
When booking with LMBK Surf House’s surf package, the team will provide airport and parking pickup from the airport.
More information can be found on our site here: LMBK Surf House Information Guide.
General Air Travel Tips
- As mentioned before, it’s helpful to have the destination address written in Bahasa Indonesia.
- If using a taxi, confirm the fare with the driver before starting the journey. If using a ride-hailing app, the fare will be displayed in the app.
- Have Indonesian Rupiah in cash for payment, as not all transportation options may accept credit cards.
- Remember that transportation options and services may evolve, so it’s recommended to check with local sources or your accommodation for the most up-to-date information.