Boat to Gili Trawangan
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Gili Cat 1 operates in tandem with Gili Cat 2 and they both cover the same route to Lombok, Gili Air and Gili Trawangan. Gili Cat I is mainly used to cover days when Gili Cat II is being serviced or is already fully booked. It is also used in high season to put on extra trips to the Gilis in the moring and sometimes they add an afternoon trip as well. You can check live seat availability, book, pay and receive immediate confirmed e-tickets for the Gili Cat boat to Gili Trawangan on the left of this page.
Gili Cat fast boats make daily departures from Padang Bai direct to Lombok and the Gili Islands. The crossing time is approx 90 minutes, dependant on sea conditions. If you´re staying in south Bali all prices include a free pick up/ drop from the following areas: Kerobokan, Seminyak, Legian, Kuta, Tuban, Jimbaran, Nusa Dua at 06:30-07:00, and Sanur, central Ubud at 07:00-07:30. Drive time approx 1 - 1 1/2 hours to Padang Bai from Kuta area.
There is an additional charge for pick up / drop off outside these zones. This is charged per car for up to 4 passengers; payment can be made on the day you travel. For Candidasa the cost is 320,000rps (US$ 25), for Uluwatu and Balangan 380,000rps (US$30), for Tanah Lot and Tabanan 580,000rps (US$45) and for Tulamben and Amed 645,000rps (US$50). Outside of Ubud Central, in the surrounding areas around Ubud, the following surcharges apply: Safari Lodge, Bagus Jati and Rice Terrace Tegallalang is 580,000rps ($45), while Natura Resort and Tanah Merah cost 380,000rps ($30). If you´re arranging your own transport then note that checkin time is 30 minutes before departure.
On the way to Gili Trawangan the boat will stop in Lombok and GIli Air for approx 10 Minutes to pick up and drop off passengers, arrival is approximately 10:45 and the boat will leave at approx 11:00 for Gili Air, departing from there 30mins later for Gili T. On the return journey to Bali from Gili Trawangan the fast boat will leave Gili Trawangan at 12:00. Arrival in Padang Bai, Bali is at approximately 13:00.
Fast Boat Schedule - Click on map to view more detail
Departure(Bali) 09:15 Arrival(Gili T) 11:45
Departure(Gili T) 12:00 Arrival(Bali) 13:30
Note: The boat will stop momentarily in GIli Air and Lombok to pick up and drop off passengers on the way to Gili Trawangan.
Type : Catamaran
Construction : Fiberglass
Builder : Noosa Cat, Australia
Passenger safety certificate : 20 + 3 crew
Normal operating load : 16 plus luggage + 3 crew
Cruising speed light ships : 27 kts
Cruising speed fully loaded : 24 kts
Maximum speed : 34 kts
Length over all : 12 mts
Beam : 3.5 mts
Draft : 0.90 mts
Gross Tonnage : 5 GT
Engines: 2 x Suzuki DF 250
Type : 4 stroke, fuel injected, variable valve timing.
Large luxury toilet, fresh water wash basin, fresh water shower, salt water deck wash, rod holders, dive platform at stern, bow luggage storage/ double berth, removable cushioned seating, on-board music system
- Life Raft : 25 pax
- Life Jackets : 20 adult, 5 child’s (SOLAS approved)
- Life rings with lights : 2
- EPRIB : GME
- Fire extinguishers : 2 x 4.5 kgs dry powder
- Radar : Furuno
- GPS plotter : Furuno
- Depth sounder : Furuno
- VHF Radio : Furuno