Flights to Amanwana, Bali

There are all-year round flight options for getting to Sumbawa Besar Airport (SWQ) – Amanwana's closest airport. Guests will be met at Sumbawa (SWQ) by an Aman representative and driven to the nearby port for their boat transfer to Amanwana.  The crossing to the resort takes approximately 45-minutes.  

Guests are responsible for booking their own flights to and from Sumbawa (SWQ) and a charge of $150 per person per way is applicable for their car and boat transfer. Both transfers are complimentary for children aged 12 or under. 


Lion Air operates daily flights from Bali Denpasar Airport (DPS) to 
Sumbawa Besar Airport (SWQ). 


Lion Air – Current Flight Schedule*

Bali (DPS) to Sumbawa (SWQ)   Depart: 15:00   Arrive: 16:30
Sumbawa (SWQ) to Bali (DPS)  Depart: 08:30  Arrive: 10:10

Lion Air air transfers cost approximately US$70 nett per person each way. Guests are responsible for booking their own flight from the Lion Air website. ( 


For guests transferring via Lombok, Garuda airlines operate daily flights from Lombok (LOP) 
to Sumbawa Besar (SWQ)


Garuda  – Current Flight Schedule*

Lombok (LOP) to Sumbawa (SWQ)   Depart: 09:30  Arrive: 10:10
Sumbawa (SWQ) to Lombok (LOP)  Depart: 11:20  Arrive: 12:00

Garuda air transfers cost approximately US$90 nett per person each way. Guests are responsible for booking their own flight from the Garuda website. (


*Daily and subject to change

Guests need to check in at Bali Denpasar (DPS) 60 minutes prior to Lion Air flights, and there is a maximum baggage allowance of 20kg per person. Flights take approximately 50 minutes. From Sumbawa (SWQ), guests arriving on all airlines are transferred to Amanwana’s private port by car (15 minutes), where the Amanwana boat awaits. Light snacks and beverages are served during a 45-minute cruise to Amanwana


From April to October, Amanwana operates an exclusive Seaplane direct from Bali Denpasar (DPS) to Amanwana, which takes approximately one hour.  Seats are subject to availabilty and cost $450 per guest each way. 

In July and August, Amanwana operates a private 18-seater plane from Bali Denpasar (DPS) to Sumbawa (SWQ) available each Monday, Wednesday and Saturday.  Seats are subject to availability at a cost of $295 per guest each way and includes a car pick up from Sumbawa (SWQ) to Sumbawa port and a boat transfer to Amanwana.

Please contact us for flight time information and assistance booking



A Private Charter flight from Bali Denpasar (DPS) to Sumbawa (SWQ) is also available year-round by Floatplane at US$3,600 nett each way.  

A private charter helicopter flight from Bali Denpasar (DPS) to Sumbawa (SWQ) is also available for up to 4 guests $5,500 nett each way

Please note: flight schedules and transfer rates are subject to change without notice 
Flights are subject to availability 


A strict combined allowance for cabin and hold luggage is enforced - 15kgs (33 lbs) per adult for both the seaplane and helicopter.  Amanwana can organise for luggage to be sent overland or alternatively, for it to be stored at Amanusa, ready for collection prior to their departing flight back home


Guests staying at Amandari, Amankila or Amanusa before or after their stay at Amanwana will be provided with complimentary car transfers to and from Bali Denpasar Airport (DPS). For guests requiring an overnight stay on Bali at either end of their Amanwana holiday, Amanusa is only a 20-minute drive from Bali Denpasar Airport (DPS)


All foreign travellers to Indonesia require at least six months remaining on their passport, as well as one full clean page for the visa upon arrival stamp. Guests will be denied access to board the plane in their departing country if this is not adhered to


The Amanwana team are available to assist you with Lion Air, Garuda and private charter reservations and enquiries.  Please contact us for further details