Wahana Gili Ocean
Wahana Gili Ocean is a new brand of fastest and spacious speed boat shuttle service to escape from Bali to Lombok and Gili Trawangan. Wahana Gili Ocean offers the fastest transfer and possible crossing the sea only an hour. The route of transfer which offered by Wahana Gili Ocean is only from Padangbai to Lombok (Senggigi), Gili Trawangan and return. Wahana Gili Ocean is a fast boat accommodates up to 32 and 60 passengers at a cruising rate of 30 knots in comfortable room. The added convenience of customized seating, a sun deck, a cabin entertainment system and clean facilities ensures, crossing Lombok and Gili Island from Bali only one and half hours.
Wahana Gili Ocean started fast boat transfer business in 2010. They started to transfer passengers from Bali to Gili Islands with a small boat. Nevertheless, now they manage to make 3 fast boats in service. The biggest one has 100 seats which can take you to Gili Trawangan, Gili Air, and Lombok from Padang Bai, Bali.
This local company is known as a trusted local fast boat enterprise. Their boats are fully equipped by substantially maintained strong engines and standardized safety equipments, TV with DVD player, large deluxe toilet, bottled water and snack box. The boats are led by an experienced captains and crews. While on the trip, you may enjoy the sun and the sea scenery from the top of the boats since they equip the boats with additional Sun Decks.
They depart the fast boats to Lombok twice a day; 09.30 AM and 01.00 PM. The boats reach Bali again at 10.30 AM and 04.00 PM. This will give opportunity for those who need to catch late afternoon departure by plane out of Bali to enjoy the beauty of Gili Trawangan before leaving Bali.
Boat From Bali to Senggigi (Lombok)
As the route, the boats travel straightaway to Lombok (Senggigi). It is 30 minutes drive to main city (Mataram) or Tanjung (North Lombok). Hence, traveling from Padang Bai to Senggigi is now possible and the boat will stop awhile to pick up and drop off passengers before then continue to Gili Trawangan.
The ticket for this service is only $37, one way ticket and $ 68 for return ticket. This price includes free overland transfer to some areas in South West Bali, Candidasa and Central Ubud areas. Transfer to other areas is possible with charged additional fare. Many busses and cars are prepared for this.
To get the ticket, you can now book from the website. An e-ticket will be ready for you as soon as you do payment. Print the e-ticket and show it to the staff when you check in. An extra Rp 25,000 will be added if you are willing to bring a surfing board. Government insurance covers all passengers for the trip