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Denpasar Airport Guide

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In this section you will find traveller airport reviews as well as our Denpasar Airport Guide with info on WiFi, lounges, facilities and services....and yes, even the names of some airport hotels in case you decide that sleeping in the airport is not for you!

I did have to wrap my head in a t-shirt so the mosquitoes didn't get me.
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Airport Overview

denpasar airport

To help you plan your layover, here is a quick run-down of what travellers have reported to us during their time at Denpasar Airport.

What to Expect

  • This small airport is divided into two terminals: a newer, L-shaped International Terminal, and an older, Domestic Terminal just next to the newer one. It takes about 10 minutes to walk between them.
  • Expect more security screenings than normal. Security agents can be a bit aggressive.
  • Weak air-conditioning can make your wait uncomfortable. Dress lightly to stay cool.
  • It seems that one cafe in the International Terminal is open 24-hours.
  • Good meals on the cheap can be found in an eatery just a 10-minute walk from the Domestic Terminal, in the corridor leading to the parking lot.
  • Free WiFi is available. See WiFi in the airport guide below.

Where to Sleep

  • This small airport is surprisingly sleep-friendly. Travellers report no issues from airport staff about staying overnight. The Domestic Terminal closes overnight, so head to the International Terminal.
  • Plenty of seating and spaces to spread out - the small food court is where most travellers head.
  • In the International Terminal, buy something at Cafe Bintang and you may have luck crashing on their couches overnight as other travellers have.
  • There aren’t many late-night departures so there should be space for you to grab and sleep. It’s generally quiet at night.
  • Some travellers mention mosquitoes, so come prepared.
  • For uninterrupted sleep, several hotels are located at or near the airport; ask about airport shuttles. See Airport Hotels in the airport guide below.

Good to Know

  • Economy class travelers can buy a pass and relax in a few airport lounges; showers are available in most. See Airport Lounges in the airport guide below for locations and rates.

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Denpasar Airport Information

In this guide we may refer to locations as "landside" and "airside". Landside is the public area of the terminal located in the non-secure zone, before security. Airside is the secure area of the terminal that you must reach by going through security.

Airport Lounges

If you are an economy class traveller, you can enter these lounges at Denpasar airport either by purchasing a lounge pass or through a membership program. Visit the individual lounge page for more details (ie. facilities, hours, pass and membership information):

  • Premier Lounge - Location: International Terminal, Airside, After Passport Control, 3rd Floor, near Gates 1 and 2. Showers are available. Hours: open 24 hours. Lounge Access: Pay at the Door • Buy a lounge pass (US$ 25 - 3 hour pass)
  • Dewa Lounge - Location: International Terminal, Airside, 2nd Floor, near Gates 7 & 8. Showers are available. . Lounge Access: US$ 40 per person.
  • Parai Cyber Lounge - Location: International Terminal, Airside, 2nd Floor, near Gates 7 - 9. Showers are available.
  • Prada Priority Lounge - Location: International Terminal, Airside, near Gate 7. Showers are available.
  • Sanur Lounge - Location: Domestic Terminal, Airside, 2nd Floor.

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Airport WiFi / Internet

Free WiFi is available at Denpasar Airport.

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Airport Hotels

If sleeping in Bali Airport does not appeal to you, there are hotels near the airport:

  • Novotel Bali Ngurah Rai Airport - Located at the airport between the International and Domestic Terminals. Day rates are available as follows: between the hours of 5:00AM - 10:00PM, you may stay to a maximum of 6 hours per stay for IDR 530.000 (King/twin which accomodates 2 adults and child under 16).
  • Hilton Garden Inn Bali Ngurah Rai Airport - Located 500 meters from the airport. Free airport transfer is available upon request. Once confirmed, you simply head to arrivals where a representative with a paging board will meet you.
  • Bali Ra Airport Hotel - (4 minutes from the airport) Budget hotel within walking distance of the airport. Free transfer when the driver is available.
  • Anika Melati Hotel and Spa - (5 minutes from the airport) Airport shuttle is not available, expect taxi to cost 75,000 IDR.
  • The Airport Kuta Hotel & Residences - (5 minutes from the airport) Airport shuttle is available for $18 one way (up to 4 people/car)
  • Patra Jasa Bali Resort & Villas - (5 minutes from the airport) Airport transfer is available upon request, IDR60,000 each way.

To see more options there is a list of hotels near Denpasar Airport on Tripadvisor that can be sorted by price, distance, traveller rating and popularity.

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More Services, Facilities & Things To Do On A Layover At The Airport

  • Car Rental - Yes, available at the airport.
  • Currency Exchange - Available
  • Duty Free & Shopping - Duty-free shopping is available, along with a small variety of retail and gift shops.
  • Food & Drinks - Food concessions throughout the airport operate with varying schedules. At the time of this update, we are unable to confirm the availability of 24-hour dining.
  • Information Desk - Available in both Domestic and International terminals. Locations and hours unknown.
  • Luggage Storage - Location: International Terminal, Landside.
  • Shopping - There is Duty Free available at the airport. Hours: Not known.
  • Showers - The lounges have showers. [ see Airport Lounges above ]

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Airport Hours

Travellers report that the Domestic Terminal closes at night, but the International Terminal stays open 24-hours.

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Airport Transportation: Getting To/From The Airport

Taxis

Prepaid taxis are readily available for hire in the ground transportation area of the airport. Stop at the Prepaid Taxi booth in the Arrivals hall to pay for your ride. You will receive a ticket to give to your taxi driver before boarding the taxi.

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Last Updated: 09 March 2017

This guide is for informational purposes only to assist with your planning and is subject to change at any time. The information in this airport guide is based on information collected and/or received from the airports, lounges, hotels, transportation providers and their web sites. We are not representatives of any of the above mentioned service providers. To report errors, or to add/change any items mentioned in the guide, please contact us.

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