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Blue Water Express Bali to Lombok and the Gilis

Blue Water Express regular services between Bali and the Gili Islands 

During high season 2022 (July- 14 Oct) the Blue Water Express boat will depart Serangan at 08:00 and 11:00 arriving in Padang Bai at 09:00 and 12:00, Gili Trawangan at 10:45 and 13:45, Gili Air at approx 11:20 and 14:20, and Lombok at approx 11:45 and 14:45.  The return trip will depart from Gili T at 11:10 and 14:10, Gili Air at 11:35 and 14:35, and from Bangsal at 12:00 and 15:00 arriving in Padang Bai at 13:40 and back in Serangan harbour at 14:55 and 17:40.  From October the second depsrture will not be operating.

To check the departures that are available to book just use the search box ono our website.

Hotel Transfers

Free shared hotel transfers are included from certain areas but note the difference for Serangan and Padang Bai ticket holders.

Serangan ticket holders: free air-conditioned hotel transfer to/from Kuta, Seminyak, Legian, Sanur, Denpasar, Airport, Umalas, Kerobokan, Petitenget, Tanjung Benoa, Jimbaran, Nusa Dua and Canggu (as far northwest as Finns Recreation Club).

Padang Bai ticket holders: free air-conditioned hotel transfer to/from central Ubud, Candidasa central area, Sidemen central area, and Padang Bai.

If you would like a private transfer or you are staying outside these areas then additional charges will apply, you can check these during the booking process when using the search box above. 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.
 

Blue Water Express Schedule

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Serangan Harbour
(SW Bali)
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
(east Bali)
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
€42.50
€85 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
Serangan 17:40 25kg per
person
€45
€90 rtn

 

 

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point Bali:

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to Kuta:

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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
 
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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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