Bali to Ubud

Bali to Ubud

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Bali to Ubud Schedule

Bali to Ubud Schedule
Transport NameRoute TimePrice
Bali Paradiso Economy Any timeIDR 517,500
Perama Tour Regular AC 07:00 - 08:30IDR 120,000
Perama Tour Regular AC 11:30 - 13:30IDR 320,000
Perama Tour Regular AC 13:30 - 15:00IDR 120,000
Perama Tour Regular AC 14:00 - 15:00IDR 100,000
Perama Tour Regular AC 17:00 - 18:00IDR 100,000

Transportation from Bali to Ubud

How to get from Bali to Ubud

When you want to get from Bali to Ubud, you have a few options to consider. Traveling between these destinations is possible by different means of transport:

  • Bus
  • Van
  • Taxi

If you’re looking for a quick trip, it’s recommended that you use Taxi. However, if you’d rather take your time with a slower, more affordable travel option, you can book a Van ticket.

The cost of travel will depend on the means of transport you choose for your trip. A taxi ticket is the most expensive option - it will cost you about USD 58.35. If you want to save on transportation, it’s better to take a van as a van ticket costs as low as USD 0.00.

How far is Bali from Ubud?

If you’re traveling by land, it’s important to know the distance from Bali to Ubud. Your trip will be a total of 16 miles (25 km). The flying distance is 12 miles (19 km).

How long does it take to get from Bali to Ubud?

The travel time from Bali to Ubud can vary depending on the mode of transportation you choose. All things considered, the whole journey should take from 1 to 3 hours.

How much does it cost to get from Bali to Ubud?

The cost of the trip from Bali to Ubud varies according to what means of transport you choose for your journey. The most affordable operator is Kura Kura Transfer: travelling by van expect to pay as low as USD 0.00 for your ticket.

However, if you’re after more upscale travel . The most expensive variant is to opt for a taxi - a one-way taxi ticket can cost as much as USD 58.35.

Here is a chart of the average ticket prices and transportation options available from Bali to Ubud:

  • Van price : USD 0.00 - USD 6.81;
  • Bus tickets - USD 6.77 to USD 28.42;

You can order a taxi, too - an estimated cost of the ride is from USD 21.65 to USD 58.35.

How many trips per day are there between Bali and Ubud?

Depending on your choice of transportation, the number of daily trips varies.

  • Buses start plying the route from 07:00 - you can also take a bus as late as 14:30. There are 12 available bus trips every day.
  • Taxis are a good option to consider for this route, too. Book a cab to take you from Bali to Ubud any time of the day.

Which means of transport is the best for the route?


Taking a bus from Bali to Ubud is cheaper than flying. Quite often, a long-distance bus is the cheapest transportation option. Buses normally make bathroom and/or lunch stops along the way.

Things to remember before opting for a bus ride:

  • If possible, make sure to choose higher-class buses for a more comfortable travel experience. Such buses often have an air conditioning system, soft reclining seats, Wi-Fi, bathrooms, etc.
  • As with plane tickets, buses are better booked in advance so that you can secure a good seat.
  • While booking a bus, keep in mind that delays are possible. Yet it still pays to get to the bus station at least 15 minutes prior to the scheduled departure.


Catching a cab is the easiest way to get from Bali to Ubud. It allows you to tailor-make your trip, plan all the detours and see all the places you want. You can choose the type and the size of your car as well to be as comfortable as you'd like to.

Depending on the route, it might cost as much as USD 21.65.

Things to remember: It's a good idea to follow the route on Google Maps or any other GPS navigator.


A shared van is another means of transport for traveling from Bali to Ubud. As far as travel time is concerned, it’s basically equal to a taxi ride, while price-wise it’s way more affordable. The majority of tourists book a van online in advance.

Sometimes, when trains or buses aren’t available, a van is your only way to get from Bali to Ubud.

Things to remember: while traveling by van, you might not have as much space for luggage as you would on a train or a plane. It’s a good idea to pack only the most useful things for a van trip and put them in a backpack that will be easy to carry around.

The most popular transport from Bali to Ubud

How to choose the most convenient way of travel from Bali to Ubud? In order to make your choice of transportation easier, we asked 1000 users to range their preferences for this route. Here are the results of the poll:

  • 55% decided to catch a taxi.
  • 39% decided to go for a bus.
  • 6% opted for a van.