There are 2 ways to get from Alor Setar to Ko Lipe by train or ferry

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

KTM Komuter, ferry  •  4 h 51 min

  1. Take the KTM Komuter from Alor Setar to Bukit Ketri Butterworth
  2. Take the ferry from Pakbara Pier, Satun to Koh Lipe

$27 - $29

1 alternative option

Ferry  •  4 h 28 min

  1. Take the ferry from Kuala Kedah to Langkawi
  2. Take the ferry from Langkawi to Koh Lipe Direct Line / ...

$38 - $134

What companies run services between Alor Setar, Malaysia and Ko Lipe, Thailand?

There is no direct connection from Alor Setar to Ko Lipe. However, you can take the KTM Komuter to Bukit Ketri, take the drive to Pakbara Pier, Satun, then take the ferry to Koh Lipe. Alternatively, you can take a ferry from Alor Setar to Ko Lipe via Kuala Kedah and Langkawi in around 4 h 28 min.

Train operators
KTM Komuter
Website
spad.gov.my
Train from Alor Setar to Bukit Ketri
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
intranet4.ktmb.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
Ferry operators
Ploy Siam Speed Boat
Website
adangseatour.com
Ferry from Pakbara Pier, Satun to Koh Lipe
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$21
Schedules at
adangseatour.com
Book at
12go.asia
Langkawi Ferry Line
Website
langkawiferryline.com
Ferry from Kuala Kedah to Langkawi
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
langkawiferryline.com
Tigerline Ferry
Website
tigerlinetravel.com
Ferry from Langkawi to Koh Lipe
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $120
Schedules at
tigerlinetravel.com
Book at
12go.asia
Bundhaya speedboat
Website
bundhayaspeedboat.com
Ferry from Langkawi to Koh Lipe
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Schedules at
bundhayaspeedboat.com
Andaman Ferry Service
Website
andamanferryservice.com
Ferry from Langkawi to Koh Lipe
Ave. Duration
2 h 36 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Schedules at
andamanferryservice.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Alor Setar and Ko Lipe is 124 km.

The cheapest way to get from Alor Setar to Ko Lipe is to KTM Komuter and ferry which costs RM 100 - RM 115 and takes 4 h 51 min.

The quickest way to get from Alor Setar to Ko Lipe is to ferry which takes 4 h 28 min and costs RM 140 - RM 550.

It takes approximately 4 h 51 min to get from Alor Setar to Ko Lipe, including transfers.