An increase in the amount of ash, smoke and
general activity from
Mount Agung volcano in Bali has led authorities to close Denpasar
The airport, the main gateway to one of the
region's most popular tourist destinations, closed this morning
(27 November 2017) and will remain closed
until at least 07:00 on 28 November 2017 and most likely until further notice,
depending on how the situation with the volcano develops.
All arriving and departing flights have been
Authorities are monitoring the
situation and travellers affected by the airport
closure - both incoming and outgoing - should contact their
airline and hotel directly.
The airport is around 70 kilometres from
the current exclusion zone around the volcano.