How to travel from Denpasar Airport to Kuta

How to travel from Denpasar Airport to Kuta

Bali is the most attractive destination in Indonesia. Bali is the hub for travelers, honeymooners, and yoga lovers. Bali offers so many things to do for everyone, it’s a place where you will experience rice fields, idyllic beaches, amazing sunset, and delicious food. Bali is full of an adventure destination, it offers plenty of activities for every soul, Surfing, Trekking, yoga Meditation, and amazing nightlife. Some areas of Bali are quite active and some are remote areas. If you are looking for an active vacation so Kuta is the area where you will find all,  in this part of the island you can enjoy a day in water boom Park tunnels, slides, and other attractions for children and adults. Kuta is also ideal for those who want to do shopping, there are many supermarkets and shops and also small markets, and the most famous market is Pascar Senggol, this market open after sunset and whole night tourists explore walking around the market and also enjoy local spa-salons.


In this article we will tell you how you can get from Ngurah Rai International Airport in Denpasar DPS to Kuta, you have three options by Bus, by taxi or you can rent a car on self-drive. If you choose Bus trip from DPS to Kuta it will take 40 minutes, the ticket price is $0.3, if you book an advance transfer or taxi, it will take you, Kuta, in 25 minutes in $20. The total distance DPS airport and Kuta is 10kms.


If you are taking the bus so keep this in mind that there are no official bus stops, so you have to buy bus tickets from the DPS airport only in cash and in the Indonesian rupees, bus trip duration may increase 1-1.5hours if it stuck in traffic, Buses runs only two times, from early morning till late evening. If your flight is in the night so you have to take a taxi


Buses from Denpasar Ngurah Rai Airport:

Trans Sarbagita shuttle bus

Timetable: From 04:55 to 22:15

Route: DPS Airport – Batu Bulan – Tohpati – Sanur – Kuta Central Park

Travel time: 40min

Waiting time: 20min

Comfort level: Average: comfortable seats

Cost: 0.3 dollars


If you are traveling with your family or group of friends we recommend you book a private transfer or taxi from Denpasar Airport to Kuta. This is the best and comfortable option car or minivan and it will take 25 minutes to reach Kuta, and it will cost you $15 to $62 depending on a number of persons and the type you choose.

Timetable: 24 hours available

Route: Hotel in Kuta or to particular place in Kuta

Travel time: 25 min

Waiting time: Hardly 5 mins waiting mostly drivers are present on airport.

Comfort level: High

Cost: From 15 dollars to 62 dollars for 2 to 7 passengers.(Car and Minivan)


There is also an option to rent a car without a driver, you can provide an IDL, a passport, and embossed credit card and you good to go, you can take temporary Bali driving license from any police station of Bali. Insurance is included in the price of rent per day. It is possible to rent a car from Denpasar Airport just by deposit $30.

Route: Only within the island

Minimum age: 21 years

Comfort level: high no waiting for taxi or bus