There are 7 ways to get from Chiang Mai to Langkawi Airport (LGK) by plane, bus, ferry, train, car 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.

Recommended option

Fly to Langkawi  •  7 h 7 min

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

$70 - $350

Cheapest option

Train, drive, ferry  •  28 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Chiang Mai to Bang Sue
  2. Take the train from Bang Sue to Hat Yai
  3. Drive from Hat Yai to Satun
  4. Take the ferry from Satun to Langkawi

$48 - $136

5 alternative options

Fly to Hat Yai, Mini Van, ferry  •  8 h 59 min

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

$64 - $171

Fly to Trang, ferry  •  12 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Chiang Mai (CNX) to Trang (TST) CNX - TST
  2. Take the ferry from Hat Yao Pier to Langkawi

$153 - $256

Bus, Mini Van, ferry  •  30 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Chiang Mai to Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal
  2. Take the bus from Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal to Hat Yai Bus Terminal
  3. Take the Mini Van from Hat Yai to Pakbara Pier, Satun
  4. Take the ferry from Satun to Langkawi

$69 - $93

Train, bus and ferry, ferry  •  33 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 ferry from Koh Lipe to Langkawi

$86 - $191

Bus, ferry  •  34 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from Chiang Mai to Phuket Bus Terminal 2 779
  2. Take the ferry from Rassada Pier Phuket to Langkawi Tiger Line

$137 - $268

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

AirAsia, Bangkok Airways and Malaysia Airlines fly from Chiang Mai to Langkawi Airport (LGK) 5 times a day.

Airlines
Thai AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Chiang Mai to Hat Yai
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 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 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $200
Flights from Chiang Mai to Trang via Hat Yai, Don Muang
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $340
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
4 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $140
AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Chiang Mai to Langkawi via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $400
Flights from Chiang Mai to Langkawi via Kuala Lumpur, Penang
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$90 - $400
Flights from Chiang Mai to Langkawi via Kuala Lumpur, Singapore
Ave. Duration
10 h 35 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $440
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
Malaysia Airlines
Website
malaysiaairlines.com
Flights from Chiang Mai to Langkawi via Suvarnabhumi, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $350
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
$14 - $55
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$6 - $10
2nd Class (Seat)
$14 - $19
2nd Class (Berth)
$23 - $35
1st Class (Berth)
$35 - $55
Train from Bang Sue to Hat Yai
Ave. Duration
13 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $60
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$8 - $11
2nd Class (Seat)
$15 - $22
2nd Class (Berth)
$25 - $35
1st Class (Berth)
$40 - $60
Train from Chiang Mai to Hua Lamphong
Ave. Duration
10 h 35 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $55
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$7 - $10
2nd Class (Seat)
$14 - $20
2nd Class (Berth)
$23 - $35
1st Class (Berth)
$40 - $55
Train from Hua Lamphong to Hat Yai
Ave. Duration
13 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $60
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$8 - $11
2nd Class (Seat)
$15 - $22
2nd Class (Berth)
$25 - $35
1st Class (Berth)
$40 - $60
Bus operators
Ploy Siam Speed Boat
Website
adangseatour.com
Bus from Hat Yai to Pakbara Pier, Satun
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
adangseatour.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
$17 - $26
Schedules at
home.transport.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
Bus from Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal to Hat Yai Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
14 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Schedules at
home.transport.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
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
$23
Schedules at
bangkokbusline.com
Book at
12go.asia
Sombat Tour
Phone
+66 27921456
Website
sombattour.com
Bus from Chiang Mai to Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
9 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $26
Schedules at
sombattour.com
Book at
12go.asia
Star
$16
Super
$18
Supreme
$23 - $26
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
$20
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 - $55
Schedules at
greenbusthailand.com
Book at
12go.asia
Ferry operators
Langkawi Ferry Line
Website
langkawiferryline.com
Ferry from Satun to Langkawi
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
langkawiferryline.com
Book at
ticket.langkawi-ferry.com
Tigerline Ferry
Website
tigerlinetravel.com
Ferry from Hat Yao Pier to Langkawi
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Schedules at
tigerlinetravel.com
Ferry from Koh Lipe to Langkawi
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Schedules at
tigerlinetravel.com
Ferry from Rassada Pier Phuket to Langkawi
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $130
Schedules at
tigerlinetravel.com
Bundhaya speedboat
Website
bundhayaspeedboat.com
Ferry from Koh Lipe to Langkawi
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 Koh Lipe to Langkawi
Ave. Duration
2 h 37 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Schedules at
andamanferryservice.com
Ferry from Phuket to Langkawi
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$140 - $210
Schedules at
andamanferryservice.com

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Questions & Answers

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

The cheapest way to get from Chiang Mai to Langkawi Airport (LGK) is to train and drive and ferry which costs ฿1500 - ฿4300 and takes 28 h 6 min.

The quickest way to get from Chiang Mai to Langkawi Airport (LGK) is to fly which takes 7 h 7 min and costs ฿2200 - ฿11000.

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