Get in Nusa Penida from Bali Smooth & Safely – Update 2021
Nusa Penida island is located in the southeast of Bali which is separated by the Badung Strait. Near this island, there are also other smaller islands namely Nusa Ceningan and Nusa Lembongan. The gorgeous islands are widely known among travelers for their exquisite sandy beaches, crystal clear waters, colorful coral reefs, and tropical palm trees that create an endless feeling of bliss and joy and make it every traveler’s dream.
How to go to Nusa Penida Island from Bali?
Catching a Fast Boat from Sanur Harbour
A simple & cheapest way is to use a fast boat from Sanur Harbour, the location is not far from the airport. There are you’ll see many public boat providers ready to serve you 3 trips daily, morning, mid-day & afternoon. Crossing from Sanur to Nusa Penida around 30-40 minutes. Tickets can be purchased online. Book Here
Catching a Fast Boat from Tribuana Harbour, Kusamba
Apart from Sanur by fast boat (speed boat), there is Kusamba port also Padang Bai Harbor with a RoRo.
Along the Kusamba beach, there are 4 traditional ports including Tribuana Port, Banjar Bias port, Segara, and Kampung. One of the speed boat operators that serves crossings from here is the Gangga Express the tickets can be purchased on site.
Ferry from Padang Bai Port
The Roro Nusa Jaya Abadi boat departs in the morning and in the afternoon round-trip in a day, for the shipping schedule from Padang Bai to Nusa Penida, the morning trip departs 08:30 WITA – 09:30 WITA while the afternoon at 17:30 WITA – 18: 30 WITA. For the Roro boat schedule from Nusa Penida to Padang Bai, the morning trip departs 06:30 WITA – 07:30 WITA while the afternoon trip is at 15:30 WITA – 16:30 WITA. Roro boat travel time is 1 hour by sea.
The distance from Padang Bai port from Ngurah Rai Airport is 55km, with a travel time of about 90 minutes
How much does it cost a fast boat ticket?
You can book the fast boat ticket by online through Klook, at a really affordable price, and the process is really simple and can be done both from mobile phone apps or computer websites. The ticket price starts from US$ 9/pax with many options for the package you can select.
Can you do a day trip to Nusa Penida?
Join one-day tours, let our local friendly guides show you all the incredible highlights that Nusa Penida Island is so famous for, and travel in the comfort of small vehicles.
There is so much to see on Nusa Penida but one-day tours are perfect if you are limited by time to explore. If you’d like to stay a little longer and see more, take a look at our two-day tours.
Do I need a car on this island?
You can hire a car rental with a driver on these islands or rent a scooter bike for the cheapest price, but the road is not all good as Bali island.
The cost structure for the rental car and motorbike
|Private Car Charter||Scooter Rental|
|From US$ 35/car||From US$ 5.75/bike|