Golden Queen departs daily from Padang Bai to Nusa Penida as well as South Bali to Penida. The boat originates in south Bali, at Port Kodan Sesetan, Jl. Pemelisan 1 in Sestan near Sanur and opposite Serangan peninsula. Departing dailiy at 8.30am (check in at 8am), Golden Queen sails direct to Nusa Penida island, arriving at Toya Pakeh harbour at approx. 9.00am. The boat then continues to Padang Bai harbour in East Bali, becoming the 10.30am service onwards to the Gili islands and Lombok after that. The boat returns to Pendia from Padang Bai at 15:00, arriving at 15:30, departing at 16:00 and finally terminating back in south Bali around 16:30.
For the latest schedule, please click on the "Golden Queen Schedule" button above.
If you wish, you can travel from Nusa Penida to the Gili islands or Penida to Senggigi Lombok by purchasing a Penida to Padang Bai ticket, then adding a Bali Padang Bai to Gili/Lombok ticket to your order using our easy online booking process.
For up to date departure times, please use the search box above. Live seat availability is displayed in the results.
For Padang Bai (east Bali) departures a free hotel pickup is included from Central Ubud. Port Kodan Sesetan (south Bali) departures include free pickup from Kuta, Seminyak, Legian, Nusa Dua, Jimbaran and Sanur. For areas outside the free hotel transfer zone, additional charges will apply, and these are payable on the day you travel.
IMPORTANT: When arriving at Padang Bai from Penida, please ignore the many taxi drivers and hawkers present and proceed to your free drop service which will be waiting in the main square about 20m from the jetty. Only follow instructions by Golden Queen staff in official uniform, holding signs which say "Golden Queen". You may need to be proactive in asking for clear directions from them. This can be an uncomfortable situation for some customers, but unfortunately, Golden Queen is unable to prohibit local drivers from coming on to the jetty in this manner.
Golden Queen fast boat ferry is able to carry up to 166 passengers with an extensive sundeck on the roof. The boat has powerful engines up to 1800 horsepower which will get to your destination from Bali to Nusa Penida as fast as possible.
Life raft capacity 130 pax
EPIRB: Electronic Position Indicating Radio Beacon.
When immersed in water the EPIRB automatically sends an SOS signal via satellite to the authorities,
GPS & Chart plotter system
SOLAS standard life jackets for all passengers and crew
Full set of distress flares in accordance with regulations
Marine VHF ship-to-shore radio