There are 6 ways to get from Johor Bahru to Langkawi Airport (LGK) by plane, subway, bus, ferry, train or car 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 from Johor Bahru  •  3 h

  1. Fly from Johor Bahru (JHB) to Langkawi (LGK) JHB - LGK

$27 - $152

Cheapest option

Train, ferry  •  15 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Johor Bahru Sentral to Pulau Sebang/Tampin
  2. Take the train from Pulau Sebang to Arau
  3. Take the ferry from Kuala Perlis to Langkawi

$25 - $40

4 alternative options

Subway to Singapore, fly  •  4 h 43 min

  1. Take the subway from Marsiling to Khatib
  2. Fly from Singapore (SIN) to Langkawi (LGK) SIN - LGK

$32 - $215

Bus Mayang Sari Express, ferry  •  13 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from JB Larkin Terminal to Kuala Perlis
  2. Take the ferry from Kuala Perlis to Langkawi

$33 - $35

Bus S&S International (M) Express, ferry  •  15 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from JB Larkin Terminal to Terminal Bas Kluang
  2. Take the bus from Terminal Bas Kluang to Kuala Perlis
  3. Take the ferry from Kuala Perlis to Langkawi

$34 - $36

Train, car ferry, ferry  •  17 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Johor Bahru Sentral to Gemas
  2. Take the train from Gemas to Butterworth
  3. Take the car ferry from Sultan Abdul Halim Ferry Terminal to Raja Tun Uda Ferry Terminal
  4. Take the ferry from Swettenham Pier to Kuah Ferry Terminal

$44 - $60

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Johor Bahru to Langkawi Airport (LGK) is to train and ferry which costs RM 100 - RM 170 and takes 15 h 51 min.

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The quickest way to get from Johor Bahru to Langkawi Airport (LGK) is to fly which costs RM 110 - RM 650 and takes 3 h.

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The distance between Johor Bahru and Langkawi Airport (LGK) is 702 km.

The best way to get from Johor Bahru to Langkawi Airport (LGK) without a car is to bus and ferry which takes 13 h 58 min and costs RM 130 - RM 145.

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It takes approximately 3 h to get from Johor Bahru to Langkawi Airport (LGK), including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Johor Bahru Airport to Langkawi Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 20 min.

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Malaysia Airlines, Malindo Airways and AirAsia offer flights from Johor Bahru Airport to Langkawi Airport.

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There are 425+ hotels available in Langkawi Airport (LGK). Prices start at $20 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Johor Bahru to Johor Bahru Airport is to bus which takes 40 min and costs RM 8.

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Map of how to get from Johor Bahru to Langkawi Airport (LGK).
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  • Distance: 439 miles
  • Duration: 3 h

What companies run services between Johor Bahru, Malaysia and Langkawi Airport (LGK), Malaysia?

AirAsia, Malaysia Airlines and Malindo Airways fly from Johor Bahru to Langkawi Airport (LGK) 5 times a day.

Airlines
AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Johor Bahru to Langkawi
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$24 - $60
Flights from Johor Bahru to Langkawi via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$24 - $60
Flights from Johor Bahru to Langkawi via Penang
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$24 - $60
Flights from Singapore to Langkawi
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $390
Flights from Singapore to Langkawi via Penang
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $390
Flights from Singapore to Langkawi via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $390
Malaysia Airlines
Website
malaysiaairlines.com
Flights from Johor Bahru to Langkawi via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $200
Flights from Singapore to Langkawi via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
3 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $410
Scoot Tigerair
Website
flyscoot.com
Flights from Singapore to Langkawi
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $350
Malindo Airways
Website
malindoair.com
Flights from Johor Bahru to Langkawi via Kuala Lumpur Subang
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$29 - $170
Train operators
SMRT
Phone
+1 800-336-8900
Website
smrt.com.sg
Subway from Marsiling to Khatib
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
smrt.com.sg
KTM Malaysia Railway
Phone
03 2267 1200
Email
cllcenter@ktmb.com.my
Website
ktmb.com.my
Train from Johor Bahru Sentral to Pulau Sebang/Tampin
Ave. Duration
4 h 51 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4 - $9
Schedules at
intranet.ktmb.com.my
Economy
$3 - $4
Superior
$4 - $7
Superior Night
$6 - $9
Premier
$10 - $11
Premier Night
$14 - $17
Train from Johor Bahru Sentral to Gemas
Ave. Duration
4 h 41 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Schedules at
intranet.ktmb.com.my
Economy
$2 - $3
Superior
$4 - $6
Superior Night
$5 - $8
Premier
$8 - $10
Premier Night
$12 - $15
KTM ETS Malaysia Railway
Phone
03 2267 1200
Email
cllcenter@ktmb.com.my
Website
ktmb.com.my
Train from Pulau Sebang to Arau
Ave. Duration
7 h 23 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $23
Schedules at
ktmb.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
Silver
$13 - $15
Gold
$20 - $23
Platinum
$27 - $32
Train from Gemas to Butterworth
Ave. Duration
6 h 52 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $21
Schedules at
ktmb.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
Silver
$12 - $14
Gold
$18 - $21
Platinum
$24 - $28
Bus operators
Mayang Sari Express
Website
mayangsariexpress.com.my
Bus from JB Larkin Terminal to Kuala Perlis
Ave. Duration
11 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21
Schedules at
mayangsariexpress.com.my
Book at
easybook.com
S&S International (M) Express
Website
ssinternational.com.my
Bus from JB Larkin Terminal to Terminal Bas Kluang
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
ssinternational.com.my
Bus from Terminal Bas Kluang to Kuala Perlis
Ave. Duration
10 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19
Schedules at
ssinternational.com.my
Ferry operators
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
Rapid Ferry
Car ferry from Sultan Abdul Halim Ferry Terminal to Raja Tun Uda Ferry Terminal
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
myrapid.com.my
Adult passenger
$1
Car
$2
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

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