The easiest way how to get to OK Divers in Padangbai, Bali is to arrange the pickup with us. Just contact us and we will arrange all the rest. Even if you happen to be in a different location, just call us and we provide you with the details. For more information about the price of transportation check our price list.
Padang Bai is located 54km east from Denpasar and it takes about 1 hour to 90 minutes to drive from the Ngurah Rai International Airport and the southern tourist areas of Kuta and Legian. Driving on the bypass is fairly quick all the way from Denpasar area to OK Divers in Padang Bai. You can rent a car or hire a driver with the car nearly everywhere around Bali and the price will depend on the distance.
The national bus tour company, Perama, has Padang Bai in its network. They have their bus stops in many areas of Bali and will take you almost to the OK Divers door step. Perama shuttle buses to Padang Bai leave from Kuta, Sanur, Ubud, Candidasa and Lovina. Reserve one day in advance. The Perama office in Padang Bai is at Dona Restaurant, Jl Pelabuhan, near the jetty (tel: +62 363 41419), Kuta Jl. Legian 39 (tel: 0361751551), Ubud Jl. Hanoman (tel: 0361973316), Sanur Jl. Hang Tuah (tel: 08123665317), Lovina Perama Hotel Anturan Lovina (tel: 036241161).
Regular bemos ply the main east coast route between Klungkung, Padang Bai and Candidasa. Bemos routed through Padang Bai leave from Batubulan terminal in Denpasar. Bemos and minibuses arrive atand depart from, the port entrance, orange bemos from Amlapura via Candidasa, blue or white bemos from Klungkung and pale-brown minibuses for Amlapura or Batubulan terminal in Denpasar.
There are slow public ferries from Lembar (Lombok) every hour, 24 hours a day. The trip normally takes four hours (but it can be considerably longer in poor weather) and costs around Rp 36,000. Ferry staff often offers their private rooms to tourists for an extra Rp 50,000. The room is clean and comfortable with 2 or 3 beds. You should be aware that these ferries have a rather poor safety record. There is a ticket office, waiting area and a small cafe adjacent to the pier.
There are fast boat services from the Gili Islands via Teluk Kode (Lombok) to Padang Bai. The travel time is from 1 to 2 hours, depending on what island you embark on. There are several companies operating the fast boats. Whether you travel from Gilis to Padangbai, or the other direction, you can now conveniently book your fast boat tickets online with our trusted partner.
There is also another boat service from Sampalan at Nusa Penida to Padang Bai. Travel time is about one hour.
In Padangbai you do not really need any transport within the village as everything is within walking distance. In OK Divers we organise sightseeing trips and day tours around the whole Bali but if you want to explore the surrounding area by yourself, motorbike rental and car rental are widely available. Don't forget to have your international driver's license with you.