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 44 min

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

$70 - $351

Cheapest option

Train, ferry  •  32 h 30 min

  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 - $121

7 alternative options

Fly to Hat Yai, Mini Van, ferry  •  8 h 21 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 Tammalang Pier Satun to Kuah Ferry Terminal Langkawi

$55 - $159

Fly to Trang, bus and ferry, Speedboat  •  11 h 36 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

$120 - $289

Fly to Krabi, bus and ferry, Speedboat  •  11 h 56 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

$115 - $369

Fly to Penang, ferry  •  12 h 23 min

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

$99 - $312

Bus, ferry  •  27 h 12 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 Tammalang Pier Satun to Kuah Ferry Terminal Langkawi

$49 - $75

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

$79 - $252

Bus, Minivan, bus and ferry, Speedboat  •  36 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Chiang Mai to Phuket Bus Terminal 2 779
  2. Take the Minivan from Phuket Bus Terminal 2 to Krabi Bus Station
  3. Take the bus and ferry from Krabi Town to Koh Lipe
  4. Take the Speedboat from Koh Lipe to Langkawi

$125 - $230

Questions & Answers

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 33 h 37 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 7 h 44 min 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 8 h 20 min and has one stopover.

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Langkawi Airport (LGK) is 1 h ahead of Chiang Mai. It is currently 10:00 AM in Chiang Mai and 11:00 AM in Langkawi Airport (LGK).

Nok Air, Thai Vietjet Air, Scoot Tigerair and seven other airlines offer flights from Chiang Mai Airport to Langkawi Airport.

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There are 429+ hotels available in Langkawi Airport (LGK). Prices start at $20 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Chiang Mai to Chiang Mai Airport is to bus which takes 9 min and costs .

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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: 7 h 44 min

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 30 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
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 Baiyun
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
Malaysia Airlines
Website
malaysiaairlines.com
Flights from Chiang Mai to Langkawi via Suvarnabhumi, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $350
Flights from Chiang Mai to Langkawi via Don Muang, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Every day
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
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
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $250
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 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $390
Flights from Chiang Mai to Penang via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
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 Baiyun
Ave. Duration
11 h 29 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$300 - $900
Flights from Chiang Mai to Penang via Guangzhou Baiyun
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,400
SilkAir
Website
silkair.com
Flights from Chiang Mai to Langkawi via Don Muang, Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $400
Flights from Chiang Mai to Penang via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
When
Wednesday, 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 15 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $420
Scoot Tigerair
Website
flyscoot.com
Flights from Chiang Mai to Langkawi via Don Muang, Singapore Changi
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 - $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
17 h 19 min
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
10 h 35 min
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
13 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $55
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 - $55
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
$39
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
$39
Schedules at
tigerlinetravel.com
Book at
12go.asia
Bus and ferry from Krabi Town to Koh Lipe
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$39
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 - $25
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
Nakhonchai Air
Website
nakhonchaiair.com
Bus from Chiang Mai to Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
10 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $20
Schedules at
www2.nakhonchaiair.com
Book at
nakhonchaiair.com
Bangkok Busline
Website
bangkokbusline.com
Bus from Chaing Mai Arcade Bus Terminal to Bangkok Bus Terminal Mochit
Ave. Duration
10 h 45 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$22
Schedules at
12go.asia
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
$19
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
$45 - $55
Schedules at
greenbusthailand.com
Book at
12go.asia
Minivan
Bus from Phuket Bus Terminal 2 to Krabi Bus Station
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Ferry operators
Langkawi Ferry Services
Website
langkawi-ferry.com
Ferry from Tammalang Pier Satun to Kuah Ferry Terminal Langkawi
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
langkawi-ferry.com
Andaman Ferry Service
Website
andamanferryservice.com
Ferry from Koh Lipe to Langkawi
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$27 - $120
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
$24 - $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
$20
Schedules at
superfastferry.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
Langkawi Ferry Line
Website
langkawiferryline.com
Ferry from Kuala Perlis to Langkawi
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
langkawiferryline.com

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