how to get to langkawi


Langkawi is  easy to go because of international airport on the island and the many different ferries which operate between Langkawi, the mainland and neighbouring islands such as koh Lipe island moreover frequent and direct cheap flights to the island everyday.. The island is about 30 km from the nearest point of Malaysia mainland that has transport links with several points in Malaysia such as KualaLumpur and Penang and several other cities such as Singapore, Phuket, Seoul, and cities of Australia, China and Japan.


Fly to Langkawi

Getting to Langkawi by plane is quickest and most convenient way to travel here.  Langkawi International Airport is located at Padang Matsirat, on the North West part of the island.


The domestic airlines offer services to and from Langkawi such as TigerAir, SilkAir , AirAsia . Direct flights are available to Langkawi from Penang, Singapore, Kuala Lumpur, Hat Yai, and Phuket. Major international airlines fly into KL Airport where you can connect flights to many other worldwide destinations.


Ferries & Speed boats

Getting to Langkawi by ferry is straight forward and easy from any of the surrounding ports. You can reach Langkawi from neighbouring Thailand and from Kuala Kedah or Kuala Perlis. Some of the high speed luxury ferries  are  able to hold more than 200 passengers  and can  transport you from port to port in just over an hour. Prices are reasonable and many ferries run 365 days a year, from 7am until 7pm each day.


Tropical Charters  Operates ferries from Kuah Jetty in Langkawi to Koh Lipe twice per day during the high season at 9.30am and 2.30pm from Langkawi and 11am and 4pm from Koh Lipe and the ferries arrive at Pattaya beach check-in point at the Bundhaya Resort.


Telaga Harbour Operates speedboats from Koh Lipe, Thailand twice per day during the high season, at 9:30AM and 2:30PM. These boats dock at the south end of Pattaya Beach near Bu-Nga Resort.


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