Information & Facts
There is a large parking lot in front of the terminal
Hertz, Toyota Rent a Car and a number of local car rental firms
are represented at the airport.
Bus services leave regularly for Denpasar city centre and the
main holiday resorts, including Kuta. Metered taxis are available
and passengers should insist that the driver uses a meter, even if
he claims it is broken.
Tel: +62 (0) 361 751 011.
Rp 150,000 (international); Rp 30,000
There are shops, restaurants, banks and a bureaux de change at
the airport. Other facilities include a post office, pharmacy,
duty-free, tourist information and hotel reservation kiosks. The
airport has facilities for disabled travellers; those with special
needs are advised to inform their airline in advance.
Bahasa Indonesia is the official language, but many
dialects are spoken. English is widely understood in Jakarta and
Rupiah (IDR) is the official currency and is divided into 100
sen. Foreign currency can easily be exchanged at banks, hotels and
money changers in major tourist destinations; US dollars is the
most accepted currency. Cash often yields a better exchange rate
than travellers cheques, which are not always accepted. It is
recommended that travellers cheques also be in US dollars. Most
major credit cards are accepted at hotels, restaurants and stores
catering to the tourist trade. ATMs are available in main centres.
Small change is often unavailable so keep small denomination notes
and coins for items like bus fares, temple donations and cool
The terminals are within easy walking distance of each
Indonesia spans three time zones. GMT +7 (West, including
Java and Sumatra), GMT +8 (Central, including Bali, Sulawesi and
Lombok), GMT +9 (East, including Irian Jaya).