Bali Airport or Known I Gusti Ngurah Rai International Airport Denpasar, Airport Code is DPS. The busiest airport in Indonesia after Soekarno – Hatta Airport Jakarta. Not a surprise since Ngurah Rai Airport is The only airport in Bali with million visitor every month. This is your first impression when you touched down in Bali.
Bali Airport Name and Code
Airport Name Is I Gusti Ngurah Rai Airport, The only one airport in the island. The name is taken from the the Balinese Hero (soldier) who fight to death during the Indonesian revolution. The airport code is DPS (The brief of Denpasar, The capital town of Bali). So, Bali international Airport, Denpasar Airport and Ngurah rai airport is Same, Since this is the Only one airport in the island.
Arrival and Departure Terminals
There are 2 Terminals available, Domestic Arrival and Departure Terminal, Domestic terminal or Commonly Written “Terminal D”. While The International is often written “Terminal I”. The initial D is refer to Domestic, and I initial is refer to International.
The new international terminal opened in 2013, and the refurbished domestic terminal re-opened in 2014. The new terminal provides 62 check-in counters, expanded duty-free shopping and dining area, as well as ten gate jet bridges for passenger convenience.
Denpasar Airport Location
I Gusti Ngurah Rai International Bali Airport or Denpasar airport is located in the center of the main tourist center. You can reach the airport from 20-40 Minutes to Jimbaran, Kuta, Legian, Seminyak, Sanur or Uluwatu. It will takes around 1,5 hour drive to Ubud from airport.
Airport Transfer Price
Transportation is the important things you need to book in advance if you want hassle free. There are lots of taxi at airport but you may need to negotiate for the ride. Book Bali airport transfer lets you save time, Driver will meet and greet once you get your luggage.
|Kuta||USD 13||6 km / 15- Minutes|
|Legian||USD 15||8 km / 25 Minutes|
|Seminyak||USD 17||13 km / 30 Minutes|
|Umalas||USD 25||17 km / 45 Minutes|
|Jimbaran||USD 13||10 km / 20 minutes|
|Nusa Dua||USD 15||15 km / 30 minutes|
|Sanur||USD 17||17 km/ 40 minutes|
|Uluwatu||IDR. 20||25 km/ 60 minutes|
|Canggu||IDR. 23||25 km/ 60 minutes|
|Ubud center||IDR. 30||40 km/ 1.30 hour|
|North Ubud||IDR. 35||50 Km/ 2 hours|
|Lovina||IDR. 50||95 km/ 2.45 hours|
Bali Airport transfer price is depending on your hotel location, Details price and booking you can check from the below service. You may also book a driver in Bali to drive you around the island for the next day.
Visa on Arrival and airport tax
Price for the 30 day Visa on Arrival increased from US$25 to US$35. The Visa on Arrival for Bali Indonesia, Also referred to as VoA, has been the main visa, most tourists have used in the last decades to enter Indonesia.
To apply Visa on arrival, This is the requirements.
- Passport must be valid at least 6 Months before the expiry date
- Must have return and onward ticket,
It has nothing to do with the the newly introduced Free Visa Facility where citizens from more than 160 countries can enter Indonesia for free for tourist purposes, if they do not stay longer than 30 days. Airport tax no longer collected since it will be including on the flight ticket you have bought.
Bali Airport FAQ
There are only 1 main Airport in Bali, Official name is I Gusti Ngurah Rai International airport, or often mentioned Bali International Airport or Denpasar Airport.
The Airport code is DPS, abbreviation of DenPaSar
Previously airport tax need to be paid separately, But nowadays airport tax is already included on the flight ticket.
For international flight, you can go to airport 2 hours before the flight, Domestic flight at least need 1 hour before the flight.
To get cheap flight to Bali, You need to plan your travel period far behind and follow the flight promo. Usually for the cheaper airline ticket is during the low season. It will be during the rainy season from January to march. Flight may increased during public holiday like School holiday, Chinese new Year, Divawali, Moslem holiday etc. learn more Best month to visit Bali.