There are 9 ways to get from Chiang Mai to Langkawi Airport (LGK) by plane, bus, ferry, bus and ferry or train

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  •  7 h 42 min

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

$70 - $350

Cheapest option

Train, KTM Komuter, ferry  •  30 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Chiang Mai to Bang Sue
  2. Take the train from Bang Sue to Hat Yai
  3. Take the train from Hat Yai to Padang Besar
  4. Take the KTM Komuter from Padang Besar to Alor Setar
  5. Take the ferry from Kuala Kedah to Langkawi

$44 - $145

7 alternative options

Fly to Hat Yai, Mini Van, ferry  •  9 h 6 min

  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 Kuala Perlis to Langkawi

$51 - $158

Fly to Trang, bus and ferry, Speedboat  •  12 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Chiang Mai (CNX) to Trang (TST) CNX - TST
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Trang Airport to Koh Lipe
  3. Take the Speedboat from Koh Lipe to Langkawi

$122 - $292

Fly to Krabi, bus and ferry, Speedboat  •  12 h 54 min

  1. Fly from Chiang Mai (CNX) to Krabi (KBV) CNX - KBV
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Krabi Airport to Koh Lipe
  3. Take the Speedboat from Koh Lipe to Langkawi

$117 - $372

Fly to Penang, ferry  •  11 h 45 min

  1. Fly from Chiang Mai (CNX) to Penang (PEN) CNX - PEN
  2. Take the ferry from Penang to Langkawi

$97 - $318

Bus, ferry  •  27 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Chiang Mai to Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal
  2. Take the bus from Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal to Satun
  3. Take the ferry from Kuala Perlis to Langkawi

$49 - $78

Train, bus and ferry, Speedboat  •  34 h 37 min

  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

$79 - $255

Bus, Speedboat  •  35 h 46 min

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

$132 - $193

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Chiang Mai to Langkawi Airport (LGK) is to bus and ferry which costs ฿1600 - ฿2600 and takes 27 h 39 min.

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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 7 h 42 min.

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

It takes approximately 7 h 42 min to get from Chiang Mai to Langkawi Airport (LGK), including transfers.

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

China Southern Airlines, Bangkok Airways and 10 other airlines fly from Chiang Mai to Langkawi Airport (LGK) hourly.

Airlines
Thai AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Chiang Mai to Hat Yai
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $240
Flights from Chiang Mai to Hat Yai via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $240
Flights from Chiang Mai to Hat Yai via Khon Kaen
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $260
Flights from Chiang Mai to Trang via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $200
Flights from Chiang Mai to Krabi
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $190
Flights from Chiang Mai to Krabi via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $200
Flights from Chiang Mai to Penang via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $190
Flights from Chiang Mai to Penang via Khon Kaen, Don Muang
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $210
Thai Lion Mentari
Website
lionairthai.com
Flights from Chiang Mai to Hat Yai via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
4 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$29 - $100
Flights from Chiang Mai to Trang via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $140
Flights from Chiang Mai to Krabi via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $120
AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Chiang Mai to Langkawi via Don Muang, Penang
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $280
Flights from Chiang Mai to Langkawi via Guangzhou
Ave. Duration
9 h 20 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Chiang Mai to Langkawi via Utapao, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$90 - $400
Flights from Chiang Mai to Langkawi via Don Muang, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
6 h 46 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $400
Flights from Chiang Mai to Penang via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $280
Thai Airways International
Website
thaiairways.com
Flights from Chiang Mai to Hat Yai via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $220
Flights from Chiang Mai to Krabi via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
3 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $340
Flights from Chiang Mai to Penang via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Nok Air
Website
nokair.com
Flights from Chiang Mai to Hat Yai via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
4 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $190
Flights from Chiang Mai to Trang via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $160
Flights from Chiang Mai to Krabi via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $250
Malaysia Airlines
Website
malaysiaairlines.com
Flights from Chiang Mai to Langkawi via Suvarnabhumi, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
7 h 16 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $350
Flights from Chiang Mai to Krabi via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $300
SilkAir
Website
silkair.com
Flights from Chiang Mai to Langkawi via Koh Samui, Singapore
Ave. Duration
10 h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,100
Flights from Chiang Mai to Langkawi via Don Muang, Singapore
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $400
Flights from Chiang Mai to Penang via Singapore
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,200
Malindo Airways
Website
malindoair.com
Flights from Chiang Mai to Langkawi via Don Muang, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
7 h 3 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $400
Thai Smile
Website
thaismileair.com
Flights from Chiang Mai to Hat Yai via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $220
Flights from Chiang Mai to Penang via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Bangkok Airways
Website
bangkokair.com
Flights from Chiang Mai to Krabi via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $300
China Southern Airlines
Website
csair.com
Flights from Chiang Mai to Langkawi via Guangzhou
Ave. Duration
11 h 29 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$300 - $900
Flights from Chiang Mai to Penang via Guangzhou
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,400
Scoot Tigerair
Website
flyscoot.com
Flights from Chiang Mai to Langkawi via Don Muang, Singapore
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $400
Thai Vietjet Air
Website
vietjetair.com
Flights from Chiang Mai to Krabi via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $220
Train operators
State Railway of Thailand
Website
railway.co.th
Train from Chiang Mai to Bang Sue
Ave. Duration
10 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $50
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$6 - $9
2nd Class (Seat)
$13 - $18
2nd Class (Berth)
$22 - $29
1st Class (Berth)
$35 - $50
Train from Bang Sue to Hat Yai
Ave. Duration
13 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $55
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$7 - $11
2nd Class (Seat)
$14 - $20
2nd Class (Berth)
$23 - $35
1st Class (Berth)
$40 - $55
Train from Hat Yai to Padang Besar
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $28
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$1 - $5
2nd Class (Seat)
$7 - $11
2nd Class (Berth)
$16 - $22
1st Class (Berth)
$21 - $28
Train from Chiang Mai to Hua Lamphong
Ave. Duration
10 h 35 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $50
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$6 - $9
2nd Class (Seat)
$13 - $18
2nd Class (Berth)
$22 - $30
1st Class (Berth)
$35 - $50
Train from Hua Lamphong to Hat Yai
Ave. Duration
13 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $55
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$7 - $11
2nd Class (Seat)
$14 - $20
2nd Class (Berth)
$23 - $35
1st Class (Berth)
$40 - $55
KTM Komuter
Website
spad.gov.my
Train from Padang Besar to Alor Setar
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
intranet4.ktmb.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
KTM ETS Malaysia Railway
Phone
03 2267 1200
Email
cllcenter@ktmb.com.my
Website
ktmb.com.my
Train from Padang Besar to Alor Setar
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
intranet.ktmb.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
Silver
$3 - $4
Gold
$3 - $5
Platinum
$4 - $5
Bus operators
Ploy Siam Speed Boat
Website
adangseatour.com
Bus from Hat Yai Airport to Pakbara Pier, Satun
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
adangseatour.com
Book at
12go.asia
Tigerline Ferry
Website
tigerlinetravel.com
Bus and ferry from Trang Airport to Koh Lipe
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$38
Schedules at
tigerlinetravel.com
Book at
12go.asia
Bus and ferry from Krabi Airport to Koh Lipe
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$38
Schedules at
tigerlinetravel.com
Book at
12go.asia
The Transport Company
Website
home.transport.co.th
Bus from Chiang Mai to Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Schedules at
home.transport.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
Bus from Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal to Satun
Ave. Duration
14 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Schedules at
home.transport.co.th
Bangkok Busline
Website
bangkokbusline.com
Bus from Chiang Mai to Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
9 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21
Schedules at
bangkokbusline.com
Book at
12go.asia
Sukhothai Tour Hat Yai
Website
sukhothaitourhatyai.com
Bus and ferry from Hat Yai station to Koh Lipe
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$18
Schedules at
sukhothaitourhatyai.com
Book at
12go.asia
Greenbus Thailand
Website
greenbusthailand.com
Bus from Chiang Mai to Phuket Bus Terminal 2
Ave. Duration
23 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
greenbusthailand.com
Book at
12go.asia
Ferry operators
Langkawi Ferry Line
Website
langkawiferryline.com
Ferry from Kuala Perlis to Langkawi
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
langkawi-ferry.com
Book at
ticket.langkawi-ferry.com
Ferry from Penang to Langkawi
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
langkawi-ferry.com
Book at
ticket.langkawi-ferry.com
Ferry from Kuala Kedah to Langkawi
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
langkawiferryline.com
Andaman Ferry Service
Website
andamanferryservice.com
Ferry from Koh Lipe to Langkawi
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$26 - $120
Schedules at
andamanferryservice.com
Ferry from Phuket to Langkawi
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$95 - $140
Schedules at
andamanferryservice.com
Bundhaya speedboat
Website
bundhayaspeedboat.com
Ferry from Koh Lipe to Langkawi
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
bundhayaspeedboat.com
Tigerline Ferry
Website
tigerlinetravel.com
Ferry from Koh Lipe to Langkawi
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
tigerlinetravel.com
Book at
12go.asia
Super Fast Ferry Ventures
Website
superfastferry.com.my
Ferry from Swettenham Pier to Kuah Ferry Terminal
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$21
Schedules at
superfastferry.com.my
Book at
12go.asia

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