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

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

Drive, train, KTM Komuter, ferry  •  10 h 30 min

  1. Drive from Kuala Besut to Sungai Kolok
  2. Take the train from Sungai Kolok 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

$34 - $89

4 alternative options

Taxi, bus, ferry  •  10 h 59 min

  1. Take a taxi from Kuala Besut to Kubang Kerian
  2. Take the bus from Kubang Kerian to Kuala Perlis
  3. Take the ferry from Kuala Perlis to Langkawi

$53 - $60

Bus, ferry  •  18 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Jerteh to Tasik Kenyir
  2. Take the bus from Tasik Kenyir to Kuala Perlis
  3. Take the ferry from Kuala Perlis to Langkawi

$50 - $55

Taxi, fly to Langkawi  •  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

$60 - $156

Taxi, fly to Alor Setar, ferry  •  6 h 10 min

  1. Take a taxi from Kuala Besut to Kota Bharu
  2. Fly from Kota Bharu (KBR) to Alor Setar (AOR) KBR - AOR
  3. Take the ferry from Kuala Kedah to Langkawi

$56 - $175

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 drive to Sungai Kolok, take the train to Hat Yai, take the train to Padang Besar, take the KTM Komuter to 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 the taxi to Kubang Kerian, take the bus to Kuala Perlis, take the walk to Kuala Perlis, take the ferry to Langkawi, then take the taxi to Langkawi Cable Car.

Airlines
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
Flights from Kota Bharu to Alor Setar via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $190
Flights from Kota Bharu to Alor Setar via Kuala Lumpur Subang
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$27 - $140
Flights from Kota Bharu to Alor Setar via Penang, Kuala Lumpur Subang
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$27 - $160
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
Flights from Kota Bharu to Alor Setar via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $190
Flights from Kota Bharu to Alor Setar via Kuala Lumpur Subang
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$27 - $140
Flights from Kota Bharu to Alor Setar via Penang, Kuala Lumpur Subang
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$27 - $160
AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Kota Bharu to Langkawi via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 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 and Friday
Estimated price
$23 - $120
Flights from Kota Bharu to Alor Setar via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
4 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $170
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
Flights from Kota Bharu to Langkawi via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $150
Flights from Kota Bharu to Alor Setar via Kuala Lumpur Subang
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$28 - $150
Train operators
State Railway of Thailand
Website
railway.co.th
Train from Sungai Kolok to Hat Yai
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $35
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$3 - $6
2nd Class (Seat)
$9 - $13
2nd Class (Berth)
$18 - $25
1st Class (Berth)
$26 - $35
Train from Hat Yai to Padang Besar
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $29
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$1 - $5
2nd Class (Seat)
$8 - $12
2nd Class (Berth)
$17 - $23
1st Class (Berth)
$22 - $29
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
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
intranet.ktmb.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
Silver
$3 - $4
Gold
$3 - $5
Platinum
$4 - $6
Bus operators
Tasik Kenyir
Website
tasikkenyir.com.my
Bus from Jerteh to Tasik Kenyir
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
tasikkenyir.com.my
Bus from Tasik Kenyir to Kuala Perlis
Ave. Duration
11 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16
Schedules at
tasikkenyir.com.my
Ferry operators
Langkawi Ferry Line
Website
langkawiferryline.com
Ferry from Kuala Kedah to Langkawi
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
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
Other operators
Taxi from Kuala Besut to Kubang Kerian
Ave. Duration
47 min
Estimated price
$18 - $22

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Questions & Answers

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

The cheapest way to get from Kuala Besut to Langkawi Cable Car is to bus and ferry which costs RM 200 - RM 220 and takes 18 h 4 min.

The quickest way to get from Kuala Besut to Langkawi Cable Car is to taxi and fly which takes 4 h 5 min and costs RM 240 - RM 650.

It takes approximately 10 h 30 min to get from Kuala Besut to Langkawi Cable Car, including transfers.