Freebird Express
Freebird Express

Freebird Express depart from Amed in North-east Bali and are one of the shortest trips from Bali to Gili Trawangan. Crossing time is 45-60 minutes.  Free hotel transfers are included from Tulamben and Amed only.  The boat also services Gili Air and Lombok.

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Freebird Express 2
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Freebird Express Amed to Gili

Freebird Express departs from Amed in North-Eastern Bali. If you are staying in the Tulamben or Amed areas then this departure point is ideal for making a crossing to the Gili Islands, the crossing being the shortest route from Bali to Gili.

Important: This service is NOT suitable for south (Kuta, Seminyak, etc.) or central (Ubud, Candidasa) Bali departures. Free pickup can be arranged for Amed, Tulamben or Tirtagangga hotels, with additional pickup charges as seen below for other north Bali areas.

To check availability, prices and make an immediately confirmed booking, simply use the search box at the top of this page. Once booked, you can download your etickets straight away!

Amed to Gili Freebird

Freebird Express will also send you a seperate confirmation email regarding your trip details and the (optional) pickup time from your hotel. For more information about the boat, schedules and other info please take a look at the Boat Info page.

Pickup charges beyond Amed and Tulamben (max. 4 persons/car):

  • Lovina at IDR 475,000/car/way
  • Pemuteran IDR 675,000/car/way
  • Ubud IDR 550,000/car/way
  • Candidasa IDR 300,000/car/way

Please note due to operational reasons, Freebird Express use their boats interchangably (Freedbird Express one and two). This is to ensure proper maintanance standards are met. Therefore, you may travel on either of their boats.

Amed mt. Agung Freebird Express fast boat

Cancellation & Amendment Policy

Freebird Express have the following cancellations and refund policy: All cancellation must be made in writing and must be acknowledge by FreeBird Express. The full ticket price will be charged for any same day cancellations ("No show") and for cancellations made within a week of travel. For cancellations up to a week prior to departure, a full refund is allowed. NOTE: In high season (July - August), this period is doubled to 14 days.

In cases of unexpected illness etc., exceptions can be considered if doctor's notes/other proof can be provided. Contact Freebird Express manager using the details found on your e-tickets. If you wish to change your travel dates, 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.