Transport to Sten Lodge eco Homestay near Labuan Bajo Komodo


Transport to Sten Lodge eco Homestay and Dapur Tara Flores Restaurant


Travel to accommodation, restaurant and retreat near Labuan Bajo Komodo on the beautiful Flores island


How to travel to Flores?

By Air – The easiest way to get to Flores island is to book a flight from Bali or Jakarta. The flight time is one hour from Bali Denpasar airport and two hours from Jakarta to Labuan Bajo Komodo airport.
By Sea – From Benoa seaport in Bali you can take the boat to Labuan Bajo. The trip takes around 36 hours.


Transport options from Labuan Bajo

Travelling to Sten Lodge and Dapur Tara Flores from Labuan Bajo is very easy. You reach us by Scooter, Car, Taxi, Public Transport or you can be picked up by one of our drivers. From Labuan Bajo Komodo airport the travel time is 30 minutes but with public transport you may spend up to an hour. You will find us on Google Maps, Apple Maps and on


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Rent a Scooter in Labuan Bajo

In Labuan Bajo you will find many places where you can rent a scooter. A scooter gives you flexibility to explore all the places to visit around Sten Lodge and Dapur Tara Flores. The normal price (May 2023) is around 150.000 Rp per day.

Pick Up

If you need pick up anywhere in Labuan bajo let us know at least two days in advance as the drivers in Labuan Bajo are very busy. The normal price is 250.000 Rp for up to 4 persons with luggage.


Public Transport

There are plenty of small buses from Labuan Bajo that pass Sten Lodge and Dapur Tara Flores. You have to stay in the road and stop them. Ask if they drive to Kampung Melo and then you have to negotiate about the price. Locals pay 40.000 – 50.000 Rp.

Taxi from Airport or Labuan Bajo city

At Labuan Bajo Komodo airport and other places in Labuan Bajo you will find many taxis. The will ask you for anything between 250.000 Rp and up to 400.000 Rp so you have to negotiate for a fair price.


Sten Lodge eco Homestay and Dapur Tara Flores have received the Indonesian certification of CHSE (Cleanliness, Health, Safety, Environment). Certificate is available on the Indonesia Care website