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There are 8 ways to get from Chiang Mai to Langkawi Airport (LGK) by plane, bus, ferry, train or bus and ferry

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

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Fly to Langkawi  •  7h 3m

  1. Fly from Chiang Mai (CNX) to Langkawi (LGK) CNX - LGK

$71 - $351

Cheapest option

Train, ferry  •  32h 8m

  1. Take the train from Chiang Mai to Bang Sue
  2. Take the train from Bang Sue to Padang Besar
  3. Take the ferry from Kuala Perlis to Langkawi

$36 - $120

6 alternative options

Fly to Hat Yai, Mini Van, ferry  •  8h 20m

  1. Fly from Chiang Mai (CNX) to Hat Yai (HDY) CNX - HDY
  2. Take the Mini Van from Hat Yai Airport to Pakbara Pier, Satun
  3. Take the ferry from Tammalang Pier Satun to Kuah Ferry Terminal Langkawi

$56 - $159

Fly to Penang, ferry  •  11h 17m

  1. Fly from Chiang Mai (CNX) to Penang (PEN) CNX - PEN
  2. Take the ferry from Swettenham Pier to Kuah Ferry Terminal

$99 - $311

Fly to Krabi, ferry, Speedboat  •  12h 6m

  1. Fly from Chiang Mai (CNX) to Krabi (KBV) CNX - KBV
  2. Take the ferry from Krabi Khlong Jilad Pier to Koh Lipe
  3. Take the Speedboat from Koh Lipe to Langkawi

$127 - $331

Train, bus and ferry, Speedboat  •  33h 37m

  1. Take the train from Chiang Mai to Hua Lamphong
  2. Take the train from Hua Lamphong to Hat Yai
  3. Take the bus and ferry from Hat Yai station to Koh Lipe
  4. Take the Speedboat from Koh Lipe to Langkawi

$78 - $178

Bus, bus and ferry, Speedboat  •  34h 53m

  1. Take the bus from Chiang Mai to Sombat Tour Viphawadee 13
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Jolly Travel Khao San to Koh Lipe
  3. Take the Speedboat from Koh Lipe to Langkawi

$95 - $130

Bus, Speedboat  •  35h 52m

  1. Take the bus from Chiang Mai to Phuket Bus Terminal 2 779
  2. Take the Speedboat from Phuket to Langkawi

$144 - $197

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Chiang Mai to Langkawi Airport (LGK) is to train and ferry which costs ฿1100 - ฿4000 and takes 32h 8m.

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The quickest way to get from Chiang Mai to Langkawi Airport (LGK) is to fly which costs ฿2300 - ฿12000 and takes 7h 3m.

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The distance between Chiang Mai and Langkawi Airport (LGK) is 1387 km.

The best way to get from Chiang Mai to Langkawi Airport (LGK) without a car is to train and bus and ferry and Speedboat which takes 33h 37m and costs ฿2500 - ฿6000.

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It takes approximately 7h 3m to get from Chiang Mai to Langkawi Airport (LGK), including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Chiang Mai Airport to Langkawi Airport. The quickest flight takes 4h 55m and has one stopover.

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Langkawi Airport (LGK) is 1h ahead of Chiang Mai. It is currently 11:33 AM in Chiang Mai and 12:33 PM in Langkawi Airport (LGK).

Bangkok Airways, China Southern Airlines, Malaysia Airlines and AirAsia offer flights from Chiang Mai Airport to Langkawi Airport.

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There are 456+ hotels available in Langkawi Airport (LGK). Prices start at $21 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Chiang Mai to Chiang Mai Airport is to bus which takes 8m and costs ฿20.

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Map of how to get from Chiang Mai to Langkawi Airport (LGK).
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  • Distance: 866.6 miles
  • Duration: 7h 3m

What companies run services between Chiang Mai, Thailand and Langkawi Airport (LGK), Malaysia?

AirAsia, China Southern Airlines and two other airlines fly from Chiang Mai to Langkawi Airport (LGK) every 4 hours.

Airlines
Thai AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Chiang Mai to Hat Yai
Ave. Duration
2h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $240
Flights from Chiang Mai to Hat Yai via Khon Kaen
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $260
Flights from Chiang Mai to Hat Yai via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $240
Flights from Chiang Mai to Penang via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $190
Flights from Chiang Mai to Penang via Khon Kaen, Don Muang
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $210
Flights from Chiang Mai to Krabi
Ave. Duration
1h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $190
Flights from Chiang Mai to Krabi via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
3h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $200
AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Chiang Mai to Langkawi via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
4h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $400
Flights from Chiang Mai to Langkawi via Kuala Lumpur, Penang
Ave. Duration
10h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$90 - $400
Flights from Chiang Mai to Penang via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
5h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $280
Flights from Chiang Mai to Penang via Kuala Lumpur, Langkawi
Ave. Duration
7h 55m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $280
Thai Airways International
Website
thaiairways.com
Flights from Chiang Mai to Hat Yai via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $220
Flights from Chiang Mai to Penang via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Chiang Mai to Krabi via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
4h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $380
Thai Smile
Website
thaismileair.com
Flights from Chiang Mai to Hat Yai via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $220
Flights from Chiang Mai to Penang via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Nok Air
Website
nokair.com
Flights from Chiang Mai to Hat Yai via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
3h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $190
Thai Lion Mentari
Website
lionairthai.com
Flights from Chiang Mai to Hat Yai via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
4h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$29 - $100
Flights from Chiang Mai to Krabi via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$55 - $120
Bangkok Airways
Website
bangkokair.com
Flights from Chiang Mai to Krabi
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $300
Flights from Chiang Mai to Krabi via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $300
Malaysia Airlines
Website
malaysiaairlines.com
Flights from Chiang Mai to Langkawi via Suvarnabhumi, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
7h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $350
Flights from Chiang Mai to Krabi via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $300
China Southern Airlines
Website
csair.com
Flights from Chiang Mai to Langkawi via Guangzhou Baiyun
Ave. Duration
8h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $900
SilkAir
Website
silkair.com
Flights from Chiang Mai to Penang via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
8h
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,200
Train operators
State Railway of Thailand
Phone
1690
Email
webmaster.srt@railway.co.th
Website
railway.co.th
Train from Chiang Mai to Bang Sue
Ave. Duration
10h 10m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $50
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$6 - $10
2nd Class (Seat)
$13 - $19
2nd Class (Berth)
$22 - $30
1st Class (Berth)
$35 - $50
Train from Bang Sue to Padang Besar
Ave. Duration
17h 19m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $60
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$8 - $11
2nd Class (Seat)
$15 - $21
2nd Class (Berth)
$24 - $35
1st Class (Berth)
$40 - $60
Train from Chiang Mai to Hua Lamphong
Ave. Duration
10h 35m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $50
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$6 - $10
2nd Class (Seat)
$13 - $19
2nd Class (Berth)
$22 - $30
1st Class (Berth)
$35 - $50
Train from Hua Lamphong to Hat Yai
Ave. Duration
13h 45m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $55
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$7 - $11
2nd Class (Seat)
$14 - $21
2nd Class (Berth)
$24 - $35
1st Class (Berth)
$40 - $55
Bus operators
Ploy Siam Speed Boat
Phone
074-783338
Email
adang_sea_tour@hotmail.com
Website
adangseatour.com
Bus from Hat Yai Airport to Pakbara Pier, Satun
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
adangseatour.com
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
$20
Schedules at
sukhothaitourhatyai.com
Book at
12go.asia
Sombat Tour
Phone
077 281 110
Website
sombattour.com
Bus from Chiang Mai to Sombat Tour Viphawadee 13
Ave. Duration
9h 50m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $27
Schedules at
sombattour.com
Book at
12go.asia
Star
$15
Super
$18
Supreme
$22 - $25
Jolly Travel
Phone
074 750 770
Email
jollytravel@hotmail.com
Website
jollytravel.in.th
Bus and ferry from Jolly Travel Khao San to Koh Lipe
Ave. Duration
20h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$48
Schedules at
jollytravel.in.th
Book at
12go.asia
Greenbus Thailand
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
$11
Schedules at
langkawi-ferry.com
Super Fast Ferry Ventures
Website
superfastferry.com.my
Ferry from Swettenham Pier to Kuah Ferry Terminal
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$20
Schedules at
superfastferry.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
Tigerline Ferry
Phone
+66980 168 181
Email
168ferry@gmail.com
Website
tigerlinetravel.com
Ferry from Krabi Khlong Jilad Pier to Koh Lipe
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
tigerlinetravel.com
Book at
12go.asia
Ferry from Koh Lipe to Langkawi
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
tigerlinetravel.com
Book at
12go.asia
Andaman Ferry Service
Phone
(+66)81-599-1936
Email
andamanferry@gmail.com
Website
andamanferryservice.com
Ferry from Koh Lipe to Langkawi
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Schedules at
andamanferryservice.com
Ferry from Phuket to Langkawi
Ave. Duration
9h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$95 - $140
Schedules at
andamanferryservice.com
Bundhaya speedboat
Phone
081-6782826
Email
info@bundhayaspeedboat.com
Website
bundhayaspeedboat.com
Ferry from Koh Lipe to Langkawi
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Schedules at
bundhayaspeedboat.com
Langkawi Ferry Line
Website
langkawiferryline.com
Ferry from Kuala Perlis to Langkawi
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
langkawiferryline.com

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