By plane, one can either plan to fly in from Singapore or Bali. From Singapore, SilkAir flies directly to Lombok (Praya) a few times every week. The duration of the flight lasts around 2 hours and 20 minutes. From the Lombok airport, it takes approximately 1 hour and 15 minutes to drive to the southern coast of Lombok where local fishermen have boats that take people to Gili Gede. Lion air flies 3 to 4 times daily from Bali to Lombok and also provides flights from selected destinations in Indonesia. The flight duration is only 20-30 minutes from Bali, and the drive from the airport to the harbour opposite Gili Gede takes approximately 1.5 hours.
|Starting city||Return price (approx)|
|Mumbai||₹ 31,685||View Details|
|New Delhi||₹ 32,028||View Details|
|Bengaluru||₹ 27,597||View Details|
|Hyderabad||₹ 23,837||View Details|
|Kolkata||₹ 23,951||View Details|
One can also arrange cars from several places in Lombok such as Mataram, Senggigi, Bangsal, Kuta, Lembar etc. A combination of car and speedboat transfers can also be provided. The duration would be approximately 2 hours by car and a speedboat will take approximately 1 hour.
There is neither a taxi nor any cars on the island of Gili Gede. It is advisable to walk around as the island is only about 4 km long. Any place on the island is within walkable distance. Fishermen of the island can also be asked to bring you to the beach with his boat. A motorbike for hire on the mainland can be organized.