How to get to Bali? Transport
How to get to Bali?
Most tourists and travelers reach the island by plane, arriving the international airport Ngurah Rai (Ngurah Rai International Airport) or is it the same international airport of Denpasar (Denpasar International Airport). The airport is approximately 15 kilometers from Denpasar city, between the towns of Jimbaran and Kuta.
Of the Russian airlines with direct flights (with landing to refuel in Singapore) carries the airline Transaero. You can also relatively inexpensive to get to Bali with some foreign airlines offering flights with a stopover.
On arrival at the airport you must go through the procedure of passport and customs control. For Russian citizens in the airport you can obtain a visa on arrival. Citizens of other CIS countries must obtain a visa in advance.
When departing from the airport there is an airport tax of 150.000 rupees for international flights and 40 000 rupees for internal. Some airlines include the fee in the price of the tickets. Check the information in advance.
Check out the prices on cheap flights to and from Russia to Bali:
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To get from the airport Ngurah Rai International Airport to the resort you can:
- The hotel's Shuttle: If you book the hotel in advance via the Internet, you ask, does not the hotel's free Shuttle service from the airport. Many hotels offer this service for free or for a modest fee.
By taxi or motorcycle taxi: Many taxi drivers and mototaxista will attack you when you exit the airport building. If you are saving every rupee, right at the exit from the airport to the right at the box office you can buy a "ticket" on the so-called public (city) taxi at a fixed price.
Prices for public taxi:
- Kuta (Kuta) Rp 50 000
- Legian (Legian) Rp 55 000
- Seminyak (Seminyak) Rp 60 000 - 70 000
- Jimbaran (Jimbaran) Rp 60 000 - 80 000
- Denpasar (Denpasar) Rp 70 000 - 100 000
- Sanur (Sanur) Rp 90 000
- Nusa Dua (Nusa Dua) Rp 95 000 - 110 000
- Ubud (Ubud Rp) 105 000 - 195 000
- By taxi: coming from the airport you can the street network in taxis, called Public bemo. BEMO is followed in different cities of the island. Price depends on distance. For example, to Kuta Rp 6 500, Seminyak is Rp 10 000. Look at the exit of the airport a sign with the prices in different directions to know how much to pay, otherwise the driver you can take charge much more put.
- Walking: basically, if you are full of energy and well navigate on the map, you can safely go a couple of kilometers by foot in Kuta (Kuta spread across about 2 kilometers). Keep in mind only one thing: if you come from the cold edge and you have Luggage more than a backpack, a journey through the Balinese heat, you may be beyond the power and heat stroke will be provided.
You can get in Bali for long-distance travel buses from the cities of Java island (Java) or Lombok (Lombok). Across the water in Bali buses arrive at the ferry. Buy tickets in travel agencies. The cost of 24-hour trip from Jakarta (Jakarta) about 300,000 Rp (about 1000 rubles)
Transport in Bali. How to travel around the island?
Transport on the island is quite developed, and you will not have any problems to get to any point of the island. If you are a budget traveler, then you will have many inexpensive modes of transport, combining which you will be able to travel around the island very inexpensively.
Usually it is recommended to use taxis with a meter. Even if you take an official taxi, make sure the driver turned on the meter, otherwise at the end of the trip he could disappoint the incredible cost of the trip. Before boarding tell the driver "Taxi-meter", and if he says that the meter is not working, it is better to find another taxi. The cost of planting and the first two kilometers of 5,000 rupees, and 5000 rupees for every additional kilometer.
The most popular and reputable taxi BlueBird. It is a blue car with a white bird on the logo. White taxis are best avoided – they are notorious.
Riding without a meter are also possible, but the cost of the trip must be arranged in advance, even before the trips. Even better to negotiate the price by writing it on a piece of paper. Usually first named driver the price is two times higher than the real, so you should bargain.
Taxi or Public bemo, it is similar to our gazelles. The movement in them is very cheap. The cost of the trip depends on the length of the route, and within the city ranges from 5 000 to 15 000 Rp. Taxis ply including between cities, and by combining the routes, you can get them at any corner of the island, but to travel for a long distance it is better to use a tourist bus.
The BEMO drivers are always trying to extort money from tourists. Often the question about the route they perceive as something that you hire them as a taxi and will take you wherever you need. Of course you will have to pay as per taxi. So if you are really talking with the driver about the route, then be sure to check the price of the trip.
For visitors to the island organized movement between the main tourist centres on air-conditioned buses or minibase (tourist shuttle bus). For traveling long distances it is the most convenient form of transport. Routes and rates are fixed and the tickets should be bought a day in advance.
To obtain detailed information on routes and fares, book your trip you can travel agencies on the street, which is usually marked by the sign "Tourist information"
Rent a car or motorcycle
The traffic in Bali drives on the left. Rent-a-car is not the most sensible choice, given the style of driving local and wide roads on the island. If you decide to rent a car, check carefully and note at the conclusion of the agreement, all existing damage to the vehicle. Do not take a car without insurance. The cost of renting a car modest old car from 90 to 170 000 Rp 000 Rp per day. The alternative rent may be the rent a car with driver. But in this case you will have to pay about twice as much.
Renting a bike will cost you the sum of 50,000 rupees to 100,000 rupees.
How to control the car and the motorcycle, you must have the right (driver's license) international standard and the domestic Russian rights! In the car with you, their maybe no one to ask, but that doesn't mean they shouldn't be. When meeting on the road with the police in the absence of rights you can get rid of the "fine" at $ 15.
Read more about car rentals in Bali, please click here.
Bicycle rental in Bali will cost about $1 a day rental or bike shop with the appropriate Department in every city and village (bikes are popular and loved by the local population).