Transportation in Bali. The Island of Gods has various modes of transportation that you can use to get around tourist attractions in Bali. Lets check itu out!
Bus Trans Sarbagita
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Of the 17 planned corridors, only two corridors operate namely Corridor I Gor Ngurah Rai – Cambodia and Corridor II Batubulan Terminal – Bypass Ngurah Rai – Nusa Dua.
The operating hours start from 05.30 – 21.00 Bali time. With Rp3.500 or about $ 2 cent you can get around the various attractions of Bali cheap.
Turtles Bus as Transportation in Bali
If you want to explore various attractions of Bali with a comfortable, Turtle Bus could be an option for transportation in Bali. Shaped like a minibus with yellow and green dominance.
This bus serves 5 routes to the tourist attractions in Bali such as Kuta, Legian, Seminyak, Ubud, Sanur, Jimbaran, Nusa Dua, and south Nusa Dua. Although the public bus, but it can not stop at any place.
This bus only transport passengers in malls and hotels that cooperated before. Purchase tickets can be done at the place appointed by this bus agent, and information about it you can get on the official website of Kura Kura Bus (Turtle Bus).
For tickets, there are 3 purchasing systems. Firstly, you can buy Kura Kura tickets / coins for single trips starting from Rp20.000 / person for the nearest distance of Kuta, Legian and Seminyak.
The second is the Day Pass system for Rp150.000 (3 days) and Rp250.000 (7 days) where you can freely ride any route during the specified day.
With the price you can enjoy the journey on the cleaned bus and equipped with various facilities such as air conditioning, LCD, free Wifi, plugs, luggage (limited) and audio-based tourist information.
Komotra as Unique Transportation in Bali
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Komotra is a kind of minibus that can be found in Central Parking area Kuta. Its Characteristic is the presence of colorful hues in the vehicle body.
Central Parking is a place where tourist buses or regular tourist vans drive down passengers. Large buses are prohibited from reaching Kuta street area because it will cause road congestion. Komotra will lead passengers to the tourist attraction of Bali in Kuta.
Actually, the distance between Central Parking with Kuta beach is not too far, which is 1.7 km that can be reached by walking. But when you feel tired, Komotra can be an option to reduce your fatigue.
Fees charged around Rp10,000 / passenger. In addition to the beach, komotra also serves the route around the area of Legian and Seminyak.
Komotra is quite cheap, it’s just that you must be willing to wait a long time. Usually the driver departs when the komotra seat is full, even exceeds the quota of komotra seats.
Rent Car as Transportation in Bali
Are you planning on visiting a unique tourist spot in Bali? I think it would be difficult if you ride public transport, especially if you go with your friends. In this case, renting a car could be the best solution.
There are many car rental agencies that you can rent a car. Before you rent a car, you will be asked about your data and driver’s license. Car rental rates start from Rp250.000 or about 20 USD / 24 hours without driver and excluding fuel.
When taking this way, make sure you already know the route of the tourist attractions in Bali that you will visit. so that your time is not spent by turning around because of getting lost.
For you guys who like adventure, rent a motorcycle can meet your adventure desire. Terms almost the same as car rental, it’s just cheaper than rent a car, its about Rp50.000 or 4 USD / day, it is cheap right. You can also rent it weekly.
If you do not want to bother, you can choose a motorcycle rental close to the hotel / inn. Because usually this shuttle service can only be served within 3 KM radius only.
Taxi as Transportation in Bali
If you have more budget, you can use a taxi to various tourist attractions in Bali. Just make sure the air-argo let cheap. However, if you take a taxi over 12 o’clock at night, it may be difficult to find an argo taxi so you have to be smart to bid the price.
You can also use an online taxi service that the rate is certain, local online taxi service is Go-Car, You can download it at Appstore or Playstore.