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Blue Water Express Bali to the Gilis and Lombok


Departure is from Serangan harbour which is about 25 minutes from Kuta.  The boat will stop briefly in Padang Bai before continuing to the Gilis and Lombok. Travel time to Gili Trawangan is about 2h45. 

Note: this boat does not operate from 1 June 2024 to 15 October 2024. 

To check the departure times, availablity, prices and to make a booking just use the search box above.

Other services offered buy Blue Water Express:

 

Blue Water Express Timetable

 

Days of
operation

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)

Every day Serangan
Padang Bai
30 mins
90 mins
10:00
11:15


Gili T
Gili Air
Lombok

 
12:45
13:20
13:45
13:10
13:35
14:00
Padang Bai
Serangan
15:55
16:55
25kg per
person
Serangan:
€47.50 - €94rtn

Padang-Bai:
€41 - €81rtn 

 

Days of
Operation

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)

Every day Serangan 30 mins 08:00

Penida
Gili T
Gili Air
Lombok

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

09:15
11:25
11:50
12:15

Padang Bai
Serangan

14:10
15:10

25kg per
person
Use search box
to check pricing
Every day Serangan
Padang Bai
30 mins
90 mins
11:00
12:15

Gili T
Gili Air
Lombok
Penida
 
13:45
14:20
14:45
16:55
14:10
14:35
15:00
17:10
Serangan 17:55 25kg per
person
Use search box
to check pricing
 
 

Days of 
Operation

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)

Every day Serangan 30 mins 08:00

Penida
Gili T
Gili Air
Lombok

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

09:15
11:25
11:50
12:15

Serangan

14:55

25kg per
person
Use search box
to check pricing
Every day Serangan 30 mins 11:00
Gili T
Gili Air
Lombok
Penida
13:45
14:20
14:45
16:50
14:10
14:35
15:00
16:55
Serangan
17:40 25kg per
person
Use search box
to check pricing
Every day Padang Bai 90 min 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
€41 
€81 rtn
 

 

 
Days of
Operation

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)

Every day Serangan 30 mins 08:00

Penida
Gili T
Gili Air
Lombok

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

09:15
11:25
11:50
12:15

Serangan

14:55

25kg per
person
Use search box
to check pricing
Every day Serangan 30 mins 11:00
Gili T
Gili Air
Lombok
Penida
 
13:30
14:05
14:30
16:40

13:55
14:20
14:45
16:55

Serangan 17:40 25kg per
person
Use search box
to check pricing
Every day Padang Bai 90 min 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
€41 
€81 rtn
 

 

 

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Bali Hotel Transfers

Serangan transfers: 

 
Up to 31 March 2024
To/From Shuttle

Private car
(1-4 pax)

Sanur  €5.00 €10.00
Kuta, Legian €5.00 €12.00
Seminyak €5.00 €13.00
Denpasar, Gatsu, Dalung  €5.00 €13.00
Airport, Tuban €5.00 €13.00
Kerobokan, Petitenget €6.00 x
Umulas, Berawa €6.00 x
Jimbaran, Nusa Dua, Benoa €6.00 €13.50
Canggu, Batu Bolong, Pererenan €7.00 €17.00
Pecatu, Balangan x €19.00
Dreamland, Uluwatu x €19.00
Tanah Lot  x €20.00
Ubud Central, Sayan, Kedewatan x €20.00
Tegallalang, Taro, Pejeng, Tampaksiring  x €25.00
Payangan, Padma Ubud, Hanging Garden x €31.00
Sidemen Center x €34.50
  x €35.00
 
From 1 April 2024
To/From Shuttle

Private car
(1-4 pax)

Sanur €6.00 €12.00
Kuta, Legian €6.50 €14.00
Denpasar, Gatsu, Dalung €6.50 €14.50
Seminyak €6.50 €14.50
Airport €6.50 €14.50
Jimbaran, Nusa Dua, Tandjung Benoa €7.00 €15.50
Kerobokan, Petitenget €7.00 €15.50
Umalas, Berawa €7.00 €16.00
Canggu, Batubolong, Pererenan €8.00 €18.50
Pecatu, Balangan, Dreamland, Uluwatu €8.50 €20.50
Tanah Lot x €23.00
Ubud Central, Sayan, Kedewatan x €23.00
Taro, Tegallalang, Pejeng, Tampaksiring x €26.00
Payangan, Padma Ubud, Hanging Garden, x €32.50
Sidemen Centre x €35.00


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.

Alternatively we recomend simply using the Grab app to arrange cheap transfers. There are also plenty of taxis to use.  If you still want to have a transfer arranged with Blue Water Express but your location is not available to choose from the list just fill in your hotel details during the booking process and you will receive a quote within 24 hrs.
 

Lombok Transfers

Starting from 1 April 2024, private transfers will be available on Lombok: 

 
From 1 April 2024
To/From

Private car
(1-4 pax)

Senggigi, Mataram €16.50
Senaru, Lembar, Airport €31.00
Kuta  €39.50
Tete Batu, Sekotong, Selong Belanak  €47.50
Sembalun  €63.50
Pink Beach  €76.00

 

Boat specifications

The pride of the fleet, Blue Water Express VII is an impressive new boat that was launched mid 2014. The fast, sleek and comfortable vessel runs all routes from Bali to Gili Islands and Lombok and has been expertly designed to smoothly navigate the waters of the Lombok strait.

SPECIFICATIONS
Craft Name: Blue Water Express 7
Length Overall: 17 m
Beam: 4 m
Passengers: 60
Main Engines: 6 x Honda 250hp (total 1,500hp).
Crew: 5
Top Speed: 35 knots
CruisingSpeed: 25 – 30 knots
SAFETY EQUIPMENT AND FACILITIES
Life Rafts: 3 x 20 man life rafts + 1 x 10 man life raft, total 70 pax capacity.
Life Jackets: SOLAS standard life jackets for all passengers and 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.
Life Ring: 4 throw rings.
Distress light: Full set of distress flares in accordance with regulations.
GPS: GPS Navigational system.
Communications: Marine VHF ship-to-shore radio.
Toilet: Stand up toilet on board.
Sun-deck: Spacious sun-deck on roof.

 

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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