There are 5 ways to get from Kuala Besut to Langkawi Cable Car by bus, ferry, car ferry, taxi or plane

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Bus Ekspres Perdana, ferry  •  10 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from Kuala Besut to Terminal Bas Shahab Perdana Alor Setar
  2. Take the ferry from Kuala Kedah to Langkawi

$19 - $20

4 alternative options

Bus Shanhua Travel & Tours, ferry  •  11 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Kuala Besut to Penang Komtar
  2. Take the ferry from Swettenham Pier to Kuah Ferry Terminal

$45 - $48

Bus, car ferry, ferry  •  12 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Kuala Besut to Butterworth
  2. Take the car ferry from Sultan Abdul Halim Ferry Terminal to Raja Tun Uda Ferry Terminal
  3. Take the ferry from Swettenham Pier to Kuah Ferry Terminal

$44 - $48

Bus E-Mutiara Express, ferry  •  13 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Kuala Besut to Butterworth
  2. Take the bus from Butterworth Bus Terminal to Kuala Perlis
  3. Take the ferry from Kuala Perlis to Langkawi

$31 - $36

Taxi, fly  •  4 h 5 min

  1. Take a taxi from Kuala Besut to Kota Bharu
  2. Fly from Kota Bharu (KBR) to Langkawi (LGK) KBR - LGK

$56 - $152

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Kuala Besut to Langkawi Cable Car is to bus and ferry which costs RM 80 - RM 85 and takes 10 h 46 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kuala Besut to Langkawi Cable Car is to taxi and fly which costs RM 230 - RM 650 and takes 4 h 5 min.

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The distance between Kuala Besut and Langkawi Cable Car is 325 km.

The best way to get from Kuala Besut to Langkawi Cable Car without a car is to bus and ferry which takes 11 h 54 min and costs RM 180 - RM 200.

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It takes approximately 10 h 46 min to get from Kuala Besut to Langkawi Cable Car, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Kota Bharu Airport to Langkawi Airport. The quickest flight takes 2 h 55 min and has one stopover.

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Firefly, Malaysia Airlines, Malindo Airways and AirAsia offer flights from Kota Bharu Airport to Langkawi Airport.

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There are 424+ hotels available in Langkawi Cable Car. Prices start at $20 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Kuala Besut to Langkawi Cable Car.
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  • Distance: 202.9 miles
  • Duration: 10 h 46 min

What companies run services between Kuala Besut, Malaysia and Langkawi Cable Car, Malaysia?

There is no direct connection from Kuala Besut to Langkawi Cable Car. However, you can take the bus to Terminal Bas Shahab Perdana Alor Setar, take the drive to Kuala Kedah, take the ferry to Langkawi, then take the drive to Langkawi Cable Car. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Kuala Besut to Langkawi Cable Car via Penang Komtar, Komtar, Weld Quay, Swettenham Pier, and Kuah Ferry Terminal in around 11 h 54 min.

Airlines
AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Kota Bharu to Langkawi via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
3 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$23 - $120
Flights from Kota Bharu to Langkawi via Kuala Lumpur, Penang
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$23 - $120
Malaysia Airlines
Website
malaysiaairlines.com
Flights from Kota Bharu to Langkawi via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
3 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $180
Flights from Kota Bharu to Langkawi via Penang
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $100
Flights from Kota Bharu to Langkawi via Kuala Lumpur Subang
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$45 - $100
Firefly
Website
fireflyz.com.my
Flights from Kota Bharu to Langkawi via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
3 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $180
Flights from Kota Bharu to Langkawi via Penang
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $100
Flights from Kota Bharu to Langkawi via Kuala Lumpur Subang
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$45 - $100
Malindo Airways
Website
malindoair.com
Flights from Kota Bharu to Langkawi via Kuala Lumpur Subang
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $150
Bus operators
Ekspres Perdana
Website
ekspresperdana.com.my
Bus from Kuala Besut to Terminal Bas Shahab Perdana Alor Setar
Ave. Duration
7 h 36 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
ekspresperdana.com.my
Book at
easybook.com
Shanhua Travel & Tours
Website
easybook.com
Bus from Kuala Besut to Penang Komtar
Ave. Duration
7 h 19 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
easybook.com
E-Mutiara Express
Website
e-mutiara.com.my
Bus from Kuala Besut to Butterworth
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
easybook.com
Express Kesatuan
Website
easybook.com
Bus from Butterworth Bus Terminal to Kuala Perlis
Ave. Duration
2 h 26 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
easybook.com
Plusliner
Website
plusliner.com.my
Bus from Butterworth Bus Terminal to Kuala Perlis
Ave. Duration
2 h 26 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
plusliner.com.my
Book at
easybook.com
Ferry operators
Langkawi Ferry Line
Website
langkawiferryline.com
Ferry from Kuala Kedah to Langkawi
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
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
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
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
Other operators
Taxi from Kuala Besut to Kota Bharu
Ave. Duration
57 min
Estimated price
$20 - $25

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