Getting to Moyo Island

So you decided to be adventurous (again) and explore a secret destination like our beautiful Moyo Island. Good!

You will love Moyo’s untouched nature, the beautiful cascades, diving in the Flores Sea and, of course, the peace and quiet away from the thousands of tourists flooding the usual attractions in Indonesia.

 This article will give you information on how to reach the Moyo Island from: Lombok, Sumbawa, Bali and Jakarta . Please take your time to go through it.

With good planning, your trip will be smooth and you will arrive here without delays so you can enjoy your vacation.

Getting to Moyo from Lombok

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Option 1 – Plane

  1. Book a flight  Lombok Internasional (LOP) – Sumbawa (SWQ). 

*** Lombok is also connected with direct flights to Singapore and Kuala Lumpur

 

From Sumbawa Besar Airport we can accomodate a private transfer to Moyo. To book a private transfer, please get in touch with our staff at Blue Emocean Resort, we will be happy to assist. You can contact us at info@bluemoceanresort.com  Tel. +62 823 4009 3543

**We recommend this solution as the alternative would be the public boats. These do not have a exact schedule and also some trips get canceled. Daily Sumbawa to Moyo boat departure is at 12.00 pm. Departure from Moyo for Sumbaya is at 7.00 am. We highly recommend bringing earplugs since the public boat is extremely loud and the trip takes 2 hours.

Option 2 – Ferry & Car

 1.Take the Ferry from Pelabuhan Kayangan to Pelabuhan Poto Tano. Google Maps Route Link

  • This is the website of the Ferry Company, you can enquire about the exact schedule for the day and prices.

2. Once you Reached Poto Tano you will have a ~2h road trip to Sumbawa Besar

3. From Sumbawa Besar we can accomodate a private transfer to Moyo. To book a private transfer, please get in touch with our staff at Blue Emocean Resort, we will be happy to assist. You can contact us at info@bluemoceanresort.com  Tel. +62 823 4009 3543

 

**We recommend this solution as the alternative would be the public boats. These do not have a exact schedule and also some trips get canceled. Daily Sumbawa to Moyo boat departure is at 12.00 pm. Departure from Moyo for Sumbaya is at 7.00 am. We highly recommend bringing earplugs since the public boat is extremely loud and the trip takes 2 hours.

 

Getting to Moyo from Bali

Option 1 – Plane

  1.  Book a flight Bali Denpasar (DPS) – Sumbawa (SWQ)

  2.  From Sumbawa Besar Airport we can accomodate a private transfer to Moyo. To book a private transfer, please get in touch with our staff at Blue Emocean Resort, we will be happy to assist. You can contact us at info@bluemoceanresort.com  Tel. +62 823 4009 3543

 
**We recommend this solution as the alternative would be the public boats. These do not have a exact schedule and also some trips get canceled. Daily Sumbawa to Moyo boat departure is at 12.00 pm. Departure from Moyo for Sumbaya is at 7.00 am. We highly recommend bringing earplugs since the public boat is extremely loud and the trip takes 2 hours.
 

Option 2 – Ferry & Car

  1. Take the Ferry from Padang Bai Port to Lembar

-You can buy the tickets at the ferry terminal. No online booking.

2. Once you reach Lembar, you will have a ~2.5h road trip to Pelabuhan Kayangan

3.Take the Ferry from Pelabuhan Kayangan to Pelabuhan Poto Tano

  • This is the website of the Ferry Company, you can enquire about the exact schedule for the day and prices.

4. Once you Reached Poto Tano you will have a ~2h road trip to Sumbawa Besar

5. From Sumbawa Besar we can accomodate a private transfer to Moyo. To book a private transfer, please get in touch with our staff at Blue Emocean Resort, we will be happy to assist. You can contact us at info@bluemoceanresort.com  Tel. +62 823 4009 3543

 

**We recommend this solution as the alternative would be the public boats  (which are privately owned) and don’t have a clear schedule or some trips get canceled. Usually the public boats leave for Moyo at 12.00 pm.

Getting to Moyo from Sumbawa Airport

  1.  From Sumbawa Besar we can accomodate a private transfer to Moyo. To book a private transfer, please get in touch with our staff at Blue Emocean Resort, we will be happy to assist. You can contact us at info@bluemoceanresort.com  Tel. +62 823 4009 3543

 

**We recommend this solution as the alternative would be the public boats. These do not have a exact schedule and also some trips get canceled. Daily Sumbawa to Moyo boat departure is at 12.00 pm. Departure from Moyo for Sumbaya is at 7.00 am. We highly recommend bringing earplugs since the public boat is extremely loud and the trip takes 2 hours.

Getting to Moyo from Jakarta

jakarta moyo

Reaching Moyo from Jakarta can be done either by flying to Denpasar or Lombok. Based on the choice, follow one of the above guides on how to get to Moyo from Lombok or Bali.

 

Option 1: Jakarta Soekarno-Hatta (CGK) – Lombok Internasional (LOP)

Option 2: CGK Jakarta Soekarno-Hatta – Bali Denpasar (DPS)

 

*** Lombok is also connected with direct flights to Singapore and Kuala Lumpur

You can book a flight through https://www.traveloka.com

Pro Tip:

 

Some of the routes include trips by car. As an alternative to expensive local taxis, you could try services similar to Uber/Lyft. Prices are a fraction of what cab drivers ask and for long trips they offer deeper discounts.

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