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By Air

Malaysia Airlines provides direct air services from the Kuala Lumpur

International Airport (KLIA) to Langkawi. Alternatively, visitors can fly via

AirAsia, Malindo Air and Firefly. AirAsia operates from the Kuala Lumpur

International Airport 2 (KLIA 2) in Sepang while Firefly operates from the Sultan

Abdul Aziz Shah Airport in Subang. Malindo Air operates from both Sepang

and Subang, while Silk Air, Tiger Air and AirAsia operate flights to Langkawi

from Singapore.

By Rail

The KTM rail service provides fast and comfortable electronic trains from Kuala

Lumpur to Alor Setar in Kedah. Upon disembarking in Alor Setar, visitors can

take a bus or taxi to Kuala Kedah for the ferry to Langkawi. In addition to

the electronic train, the regular train service also connects visitors from Kuala

Lumpur to Arau in Perlis. From Arau, taxis and buses are available to Kuala

Perlis, another jumping-off point to Langkawi.

By Sea

Express ferries provide regular services daily to Langkawi from both Kuala

Kedah and Kuala Perlis. The journey takes about 1 hour 15 minutes and 45

minutes respectively. From Penang to Langkawi, the ferry takes 2 hours 30

minutes. The island is also a stopover for Star Cruises, one of the largest luxury

cruise lines in the world.

Useful Contacts

Tourist Information Centre

Kuah, Langkawi

Tel: +604 966 7789 / 9416

Fax: +604 966 7889

E-mail:

enquiries@tourism.gov.my

Tourist Information Centre

Langkawi International Airport

Tel: +604 955 7155

E-mail:

enquiries@tourism.gov.my

Tourist Information Centre

Jetty Point Kuah, Langkawi

Tel: +604 966 0494 Fax: +604 966 0034

E-mail:

enquiries@tourism.gov.my