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Blue Water Express IX

Fast Boat from Lombok and the Gilis to Nusa Penida

Check live seat availability, book and receive e-tickets immediately for fast boat tickets using the search box on this page. Blue Water Express operates multiple return fast boat services between Lombok, the Gili Islands and Nusa Penida.  The boat stops in Buyuk Harbour on Nusa Penida and the total crossing time between Penida and Gili Trawangan is 1 hour 45 minutes.

Penida to the Gilis Island Hopping

This service originates in Serangan Harbor (Bali), handling the route via Nusa Penida to Lombok and the Gilis. You can either book a trip from the Gilis to Nusa Penida or you can book an island hopping ticket by using the search box above for a trip from Serangan to the Gilis or Lombok.  In the search results look for the 'Island Hopping' ticket as this will allow a stop in Penida for minimum 1 night before you can continiue to your final destination.

* = Note, once you have made your booking, we will send you immediate e-tickets. Blue Water Express will also reconfirm within 24hrs. Please reply to them in a quick email regarding the desired hop off in Penida and the date you wish to continue to your final destination. They will then make sure your itinerary is organized at no further charge. IMPORTANT: Your preferred stopover dates on Penida are subject to availability. Booking as far in advance as possible is therefore strongly recommended.

Bali hotel transfers

Hotel transfers are available for the following areas: Kuta, Seminyak, Legian, Sanur, Denpasar, Denpasar Airport, Umulas, Canggu (as far northwest as Finns Recreation Club Canggu), Kerobokan, Petitenget, Tanjung Benoa,  Jimbaran and Nusa Dua. Hotel pick up time is approximately 1 - 1 1/2 hours before departure time.

The costs of pickups from outside the free areas are per car, max. 4 passengers:

  • Tanah Lot - EUR20,00
  • Pecatu, Belangan, Uluwatu, Dreamland - EUR19,00
  • Dreamland, Uluwatu, Balangan, Pecatu - EUR 19,00
Ubud area:
  • Ubud Central, Kedewatan, Sayan - EUR18,00
  • Hanging Garden, Payangan, Padma Ubud - EUR27,00
  • Taro, Tegallalang- EUR25,00
  • Pejeng, Tampaksiring- EUR25,00
  • Sidemen- EUR34,00
  • Payangan, Padma Ubud, Hanging Garden- EUR31,00

You can add your pick up/drop off while booking on our website. If you do not know yet where you will be staying, you can organize the pick/up drop off later by contacting us.

Blue Water Express Schedule

 

Departure
point Bali:

Distance
to Kuta:

Departing
at:
Stopping
at:

Arrival
Time:

Departing
 at:

Stopping
at:

Arrival
Time:

Baggage
limits:

Prices from*
(*use search box)

Serangan Harbour 30 mins 08:00

Padang Bai
Gili T
Gili Air
Lombok

09:00
10:45
11:20
11:45

09:15
11:10
11:35
12:00

Padang Bai
Serangan

13:40
14:55

25kg per
person

€45
€90 rtn

Padang Bai 90 mins 09:15
Gili T
Gili Air
Lombok
 
10:45
11:20
11:45
11:10
11:35
12:00
Padang Bai 13:40 25kg per
person
€45
€90 rtn
 

 



 

Departure
point Bali:

Distance
to Kuta:

Departing
at:
Stopping
at:

Arrival
Time:

Departing
 at:

Stopping
at:

Arrival
Time:

Baggage
limits:

Prices from*
(*use search box)

Serangan Harbour 30 mins 08:00

Penida
Gili T
Gili Air
Lombok

08:45
10:45
11:20
11:45

09:00
11:10
11:35
12:00

Padang Bai
Serangan

13:40
14:55

25kg per
person

€45
€90 rtn

Serangan Harbour 30 mins 11:00
Padang Bai
Gili T
Gili Air
Lombok
 
12:00
13:45
14:20
14:45
12:15
14:10
14:35
15:00
Penida
Serangan
16:55
17:55
25kg per
person
€45
€90 rtn
Padang Bai 90 mins 12:15
Gili T
Gili Air
Lombok
 
13:45
14:20
14:45
14:10
14:35
15:00
Penida
Serangan
14:55
17:55
25kg per
person
€45
€90 rtn
Serangan Harbour 30 mins 08:00 Penida 08:45 17:10 Serangan 17:55 25kg per
person
€25
€45 rtn
 

 

Departure
point Bali:

Distance
to Kuta:

Departing
at:
Stopping
at:

Arrival
Time:

Departing
 at:

Stopping
at:

Arrival
Time:

Baggage
limits:

Prices from*
(*use search box)

Serangan Harbour
(SW Bali)
30 mins 08:00
Penida
Gili T
Gili Air
Lombok
 
08:45
10:45
11:20
11:45
09:00
11:10
11:35
12:00
Serangan 14:40 25kg per
person
€45
€90 rtn
Padang Bai
(east Bali)
90 mins 08:00
Gili T
Gili Air
Lombok
 
09:30
10:05
10:30
09:55
10:20
10:45
Padang Bai 12:25 25kg per
person
€42.50
€85 rtn
Serangan Harbour
(Direct)
30 mins 11.00
Gili T
Gili Air
Lombok
 
13:30
14:05
14:30
13:55
14:20
14:45
Penida
Serangan
16:40
17:40
25kg per
person
€45
€90 rtn
Serangan Harbour
(SW Bali)
30 mins 08:00 Penida 08:45 16:55 Serangan 17:40 25kg per
person
€25
€45 rtn

 

 

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The BlueWater Express IX, the pride of the Blue Water fleet, was launched in 2017. This vessel  has been designed specifically to handle the waters between Bali and Lombok. It has extra capacity and safety features and is manned by some of the best trained and most experienced crews the region has to offer. Blue Water Express are reknowned for their consistent high standard of operational service in Bali.

SPECIFICATIONS
Craft Name: Blue Water Express 9
Length Overall: 21m
Beam: 4.7m
Passengers: 72
Main Engines: 6 x Honda 250hp (total 1,500hp).
Top Speed: 35 knots
Cruising Speed: 25-30 knots
Crew: 5
SAFETY EQUIPMENT AND FACILITIES
Life Rafts: 5x 20 man life rafts (100 total)
Life Jackets: SOLAS standard for all passengers & crew
EPIRB: Electronic Position Indicating Radio Beacon. When immersed in water the EPIRB automatically sends an SOS signal via satellite to the authorities, informing name of vessel and precise location. Continues to send signal for up to three days.
Distress light: Full set of distress flares in accordance with regulations.
GPS: GPS Navigational system.
Throw rings: 4 throw rings
Communications: Marine VHF ship-to-shore radio.
Toilet: Stand up toilet on board.
Sun-deck: Spacious sun-deck on roof.
TV: TV screens in cabin.
Ventilation system: Coach-style cabin ventilation system.


Cancellation & Amendment Policy

Blue Water Express operate the following cancellations and refund policy: The full ticket price will be charged for any cancellation less than 48 hours prior to boat departure. Within a week, but outside 48hrs, you will receive a 50% refund minus any charges applied to make the refund (see the general Terms and Conditions for cancellation charges). Outside 8 Days, you will receive a full refund minus any charges applied to make the refund (see the general Terms and Conditions for cancellation charges).

In cases of unexpected illness etc., exceptions can be considered if doctor's notes/other proof can be provided. Contact Blue Water using their details found on your e-tickets. If you wish to change your travel dates, you can do so for free (subject to availability), up to 48hrs prior to departure. If you need to change your route or boat carrier entirely, please contact us direct for assistance, bearing in mind the above mentioned refund policy.

 

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