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There are 10 ways to get from Bangkok to Langkawi Islands by plane, shuttle, ferry, bus, train or bus and ferry

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Fly Don Muang to Langkawi  •  7h 19m

  1. Fly from Don Muang (DMK) to Langkawi (LGK) DMK - LGK

RM 341 - RM 1107

Cheapest option

Bus, ferry  •  16h 28m

  1. Take the bus from Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal to Satun
  2. Take the ferry from Tammalang Pier Satun to Kuah Ferry Terminal Langkawi

RM 150 - RM 197

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Fly Suvarnabhumi to Hat Yai, Private Transfer, ferry  •  7h 48m

  1. Fly from Suvarnabhumi (BKK) to Hat Yai (HDY) BKK - HDY
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Hat Yai Airport to Tammalang Pier Satun
  3. Take the ferry from Tammalang Pier Satun to Kuah Ferry Terminal Langkawi

RM 468 - RM 905

Fly Don Muang to Hat Yai, Private Transfer, ferry  •  8h 27m

  1. Fly from Don Muang (DMK) to Hat Yai (HDY) DMK - HDY
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Hat Yai Airport to Tammalang Pier Satun
  3. Take the ferry from Tammalang Pier Satun to Kuah Ferry Terminal Langkawi

RM 474 - RM 645

Fly Suvarnabhumi to Langkawi  •  5h 56m

  1. Fly from Suvarnabhumi (BKK) to Langkawi (LGK) BKK - LGK

RM 445 - RM 447

Fly Don Muang to Penang, ferry  •  10h 2m

  1. Fly from Don Muang (DMK) to Penang (PEN) DMK - PEN
  2. Take the ferry from Swettenham Pier to Kuah Ferry Terminal

RM 330 - RM 401

Fly Don Muang to Trang, ferry  •  10h 37m

  1. Fly from Don Muang (DMK) to Trang (TST) DMK - TST
  2. Take the ferry from Hat Yao Pier to Koh Lipe
  3. Take the ferry from Koh Lipe to Telaga Harbor Marina Langkawi

RM 609 - RM 985

Train, ferry  •  19h 55m

  1. Take the train from Hua Lamphong to Hat Yai 41 Hua Lamphong - Yala - Class II AC / ...
  2. Take the ferry from Tammalang Pier Satun to Kuah Ferry Terminal Langkawi

RM 150 - RM 507

Bus, Private Transfer, ferry  •  19h 58m

  1. Take the bus from Bangkok Southern Bus Terminal to Hat Yai Bus Terminal
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Hat Yai to Tammalang Pier Satun
  3. Take the ferry from Tammalang Pier Satun to Kuah Ferry Terminal Langkawi

RM 430 - RM 456

Train, bus and ferry, ferry  •  21h 48m

  1. Take the train from Hua Lamphong to Hat Yai
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Hat Yai station to Koh Lipe
  3. Take the ferry from Koh Lipe to Kuah Ferry Terminal Langkawi

RM 250 - RM 465

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bangkok to Langkawi Islands is to bus and ferry which costs ฿1100 - ฿1500 and takes 16h 28m.

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The quickest way to get from Bangkok to Langkawi Islands is to fly which costs ฿3300 - ฿3320 and takes 5h 56m.

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The distance between Bangkok and Langkawi Islands is 827 km.

The best way to get from Bangkok to Langkawi Islands without a car is to bus and Private Transfer and ferry which takes 19h 58m and costs ฿3100 - ฿3400.

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It takes approximately 7h 19m to get from Bangkok to Langkawi Islands, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Don Muang Airport to Langkawi Airport. The quickest flight takes 4h 40m and has one stopover.

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Langkawi Islands is 1h ahead of Bangkok. It is currently 12:34 AM in Bangkok and 1:34 AM in Langkawi Islands.

Qatar Airways, Malindo Airways, Thai AirAsia and AirAsia offer flights from Don Muang Airport to Langkawi Airport.

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There are 493+ hotels available in Langkawi Islands. Prices start at RM 500 per night.

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The best way to get from Bangkok to Don Muang Airport is to bus which takes 58 min and costs ฿10 - ฿50.

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Map of how to get from Bangkok to Langkawi Islands.
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  • Distance: 826.7 km
  • Duration: 7h 19m

What companies run services between Bangkok, Thailand and Langkawi Islands, Malaysia?

AirAsia, Malindo Airways and three other airlines fly from Bangkok to Padang Mat Sirat hourly.

Airlines
Thai AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Don Muang to Hat Yai
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 150 - RM 360
Flights from Don Muang to Hat Yai via Khon Kaen
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
RM 150 - RM 360
Flights from Don Muang to Penang
Ave. Duration
1h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 260 - RM 490
Flights from Don Muang to Trang
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 190 - RM 550
AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Don Muang to Langkawi via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 340 - RM 3000
Flights from Don Muang to Langkawi via Kuala Lumpur, Penang
Ave. Duration
7h 12m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
RM 340 - RM 3000
Flights from Don Muang to Langkawi via Penang
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
RM 340 - RM 1100
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Langkawi via Penang
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Friday
Estimated price
RM 370 - RM 1100
Flights from Don Muang to Penang via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 460 - RM 600
Nok Air
Website
nokair.com
Flights from Don Muang to Hat Yai
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 190 - RM 400
Flights from Don Muang to Trang
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 220 - RM 600
Thai Smile
Website
thaismileair.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Hat Yai
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 190 - RM 750
Thai Lion Mentari
Website
lionairthai.com
Flights from Don Muang to Hat Yai
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 140 - RM 350
Flights from Don Muang to Trang
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 210 - RM 450
Malindo Airways
Website
malindoair.com
Flights from Don Muang to Langkawi via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 500 - RM 1800
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Langkawi via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
4h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 1000 - RM 2500
Scoot Tigerair
Website
flyscoot.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Langkawi via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
5h 41m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
RM 420 - RM 2000
Singapore Airlines
Website
singaporeair.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Langkawi via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
RM 600 - RM 2800
Thai Vietjet Air
Website
vietjetair.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Hat Yai
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 120 - RM 300
Qatar Airways
Website
qatarairways.com
Flights from Don Muang to Langkawi via Penang
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
RM 340 - RM 1100
Train operators
State Railway of Thailand
Phone
1690
Email
webmaster.srt@railway.co.th
Website
railway.co.th
Train from Hua Lamphong to Hat Yai
Ave. Duration
13h 45m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
RM 35 - RM 240
Website
http://www.railway.co.th/main/timetable/time-train.html
Book at
https://12go.asia/en/operator/thai-railways
Schedules at
http://procurement.railway.co.th/checktime/checktime.asp?lenguage=Eng
3rd Class (Seat)
RM 35 - RM 45
2nd Class (Air-Conditioned Berth)
RM 100 - RM 140
2nd Class (Air-conditioned Seat)
RM 65 - RM 95
1st Class (Air-Conditioned Berth)
RM 180 - RM 240
Bus operators
Dee Travels Hatyai
Website
12go.asia
Shuttle from Hat Yai Airport to Tammalang Pier Satun
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
RM 270
Schedules at
12go.asia
Shuttle from Hat Yai to Tammalang Pier Satun
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
RM 270
Schedules at
12go.asia
Siam Lane Tour (Siam Dernrod)
Website
12go.asia
Bus from Bangkok Southern Bus Terminal to Hat Yai Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
14h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
RM 121
Schedules at
12go.asia
Book at
12go.asia
Piya
Phone
0-2894-6330-2
Website
busonlineticket.co.th
Bus from Bangkok Southern Bus Terminal to Hat Yai Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
14h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
RM 104
Schedules at
12go.asia
Book at
12go.asia
Sukhothai Tour Hat Yai
Phone
081-542-4495
Email
sukhothaitourhatyai@gmail.com
Website
sukhothaitourhatyai.com
Bus and ferry from Hat Yai station to Koh Lipe
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
RM 88
Schedules at
sukhothaitourhatyai.com
Book at
12go.asia
Tigerline Ferry
Phone
+66980 168 181
Email
168ferry@gmail.com
Website
tigerlinetravel.com
Bus and ferry from Hat Yai station to Koh Lipe
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
RM 95
Schedules at
tigerlinetravel.com
Book at
12go.asia
Ferry operators
Langkawi Ferry Services
Phone
604-966 9439
Email
info@langkawi-ferry.com
Website
langkawi-ferry.com
Ferry from Tammalang Pier Satun to Kuah Ferry Terminal Langkawi
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
RM 48
Schedules at
langkawi-ferry.com
Ferry from Koh Lipe to Kuah Ferry Terminal Langkawi
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
RM 118
Schedules at
langkawi-ferry.com
Book at
12go.asia
Super Fast Ferry Ventures
Phone
604-2620802
Email
sffvpenang.ticket@gmail.com
Website
superfastferry.com.my
Ferry from Swettenham Pier to Kuah Ferry Terminal
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
RM 77
Schedules at
superfastferry.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
Tigerline Ferry
Phone
+66980 168 181
Email
168ferry@gmail.com
Website
tigerlinetravel.com
Ferry from Hat Yao Pier to Koh Lipe
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
RM 160 - RM 230
Schedules at
tigerlinetravel.com
Book at
12go.asia
Ferry from Koh Lipe to Telaga Harbor Marina Langkawi
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
RM 100 - RM 150
Schedules at
tigerlinetravel.com
Book at
12go.asia
Telaga Terminal
Phone
+604 9592208
Email
office@telaga-terminal.com
Website
telaga-terminal.com
Ferry from Koh Lipe to Telaga Harbor Marina Langkawi
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
RM 124
Schedules at
telaga-terminal.com

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