Rinjani Travel Guide: Getting to Rinjani Mountain Lombok
Lombok and Sumbawa, the two main island of West Nusa Tenggara (Nusa Tenggara refers to the islands east of Bali) offer a charming variety of landscapes, place of interest and activities for the tourist.
At least five tropical islands (The Gillis; Trawangan, Meno, and Air, Gilli Nanggu, Moyo Island) and coastlines lined with pristine beaches and fabulous waters for swimming, sun baking, sailing, surfing, fishing and underwater activities await.
Below is how to access Lombok in different ways:
Getting Lombok By Air
The most convenient and fastest way to reach Lombok is by plane. From Bali to Lombok (direct) takes approx 25 minutes, Jakarta to Lombok (direct) approx 2 hours, Surabaya (East Java) to Lombok approx 1 hour, and from Singapore to Lombok (direct) approx 2,5 hours.
From Singapore there are direct flights to Lombok with Silk Air which makes it easy to combine a Lombok getaway with a journey through other areas in Asia.
Below are some of the daily flights and routes:
GARUDA INDONESIA AIRLINES
Route: Jakarta (CGK) – Lombok (LOP), Daily Direct Flight,
Denpasar (DPS) – Lombok (LOP), Daily Direct Flight,
Makasar (UPG) – Lombok (LOP), Daily Direct Flight (new route)
Route: Singapore (SIN) – Lombok (LOP),
Days of service: MONDAY, THURSDAY, SATURDAY
Route: Jakarta (CGK) – Lombok (LOP), Daily Direct Flight
Route: Surabaya (SUB) – Lombok (LOP), Daily Direct Flight
Denpasar (DPS) – Lombok (LOP)
TRANS NUSA AIR
Route: Denpasar (DPS) – Lombok (LOP), Daily Direct Flight
Route: Lombok (LOP) – Kuala Lumpur (KUL), Daily Direct Flight
Getting Lombok By Ferry
The Islands; Bali and Lombok separated by Lombok Strait. If you travel on a budget, public ferry is the alternative mode of transportation to reach Lombok. It departs from Padang Bai (East Bali) to Lembar (West Lombok). Ferry service departing every hour, operating 24 hours.
In the east of Lombok there are Public Ferries from Sumbawa to Lombok, operating daily departure from Pototano (West Sumbawa to Labuan Kayangan (East Lombok). Travel time is approx. 1.5 hour.
Lombok By Fast Boat
Lombok Island offers tourists a vast array of activities, sites, adventures and destinations. Whether you like to have a relaxing beach vacation, an action-packed adventure trek, favorite daily tours, surfing in the best swell, sea kayaking or a crazy time in and on the water, Lombok is your ideal destination. The are numerous fast boats operated between Bali and Gili islands, Lombok
Getting to Mount Rinjani
From Lombok International Airport, Lembar, Labuan Lombok or Bangsal our staff will pick you up with the van or car vehicle full of Air conditioner to bring you to Senaru. The cost you dealing includes this transportation. Then, you will start getting briefing for your next Rinjani trekking tour.