Pacha Express
Pacha Express

Pacha Express operate from Amed in east Bali and are one of the fastest trips from Bali to Gili.  Total crossing time is 45-60 minutes.  Free hotel transfers are included from Tulamben, Tirtagangga and Amed.  Also stopping in Gili Air and Lombok.

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Pacha Express fast boat from Amed to Lombok and the Gili Islands

IMPORTANT: October & November 2018 suspension of service. Expected to resume operation in December or early 2019. For Amed to Gili islands fast boat tickets, please book an alternative service on our sister site

Pacha Express departs from Amed Beach which is located in the relatively remote North-Eastern part of Bali. If you are staying in the Tulamben or Amed region then this departure point is perfect for your plans to go to the Gilis. Important: This service is unsuitable for south or central Bali departures. Free pickup can be arranged for Amed, Tulamben or Tirtagangga hotels.

To check availability, prices and make a booking please use the search box at the top of this page. You will receive immediate etickets and the boat company will send you a seperate confirmation confirming your trip details and the pickup time from your hotel. For more information about the boat, schedules and other info please take a look at the Boat Info page.

Please note due to operational reasons, sometimes the Kuda Hitam fast boat is used as a replacement vessel for Pacha. This is to ensure proper maintanance standards are met. Therefore, you may travel on either of these boats.

Cancellation & Amendment Policy

Pacha Express operate the following cancellations and refund policy: The full ticket price will be charged for any cancellation less than 48 hours prior to boat departure. Within a week, but outside 48hrs, 50% will be charged. For cancellations up to a week prior to departure, a full refund is allowed.

In cases of unexpected illness etc., exceptions can be considered if doctor's notes/other proof can be provided. Contact Pacha's manager using the details found on your e-tickets. If you wish to change your travel dates with Pacha Express, you can do this for free (subject to availability), up to 48hrs in advance. If you need to change your route or boat carrier entirely, simply contact us direct for assistance, bearing the above refund policy in mind.

Note: Charters and large Group bookings (10+) may be subject to different cancellation terms seasonally.