Small fishing boats for hire gather near the 'Pantai Bira' sign below the boat-shaped restaurant. Crossing to Liukang Loe island starts at an ambitious 300,000Rp but can drop below 50,000Rp depending on your hagglin…
Ferries depart for Selayar (adult/child 24,000/11,000Rp) at 10am and 4pm, and for Labuan Bajo on Flores (120,000Rp, 30 hours) Sunday at 11pm and Tuesday at 10am.
Departure station for long-haul buses to points north, including Rantepao. Kijang and pete-pete leave from the street out front for nearby destinations.
Bus service to Makassar leaves at 8am, 10am, 1pm and 4pm from in front of a nondescript house just north of Hotel Grand Kartika.
Warung Bamboo has a small fleet of scooters to rent at reasonable prices. They also serve basic noodle dishes.
Shared cars for points north, including Polewali, leave from near the Pertamina station at Soreang.
Shared cars to Makassar wait for passengers at Jl Agus Salim just before the one-way divergence.
Flies daily to and from Manado, Denpasar, Kendari, Gorontalo, Palu, Surabaya and Jakarta.
Buses to the airport (one hour) leave from this stop on the hour between 7am and 5pm.
Buses and Kijang for points south including Pantai Bira, and Bulukumba.