There are 2 ways to get from Kuala Kedah to Ko Lipe by ferry, train, bus 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.

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Ferry, Speedboat  •  4 h

  1. Take the ferry from Kuala Kedah to Langkawi
  2. Take the Speedboat from Langkawi to Koh Lipe Ferry Alafbaru 2 / ...

$30 - $126

1 alternative option

KTM Komuter, bus, bus and ferry  •  9 h 33 min

  1. Take the KTM Komuter from Alor Setar to Padang Besar
  2. Take the bus from Padang Besar to Hat Yai Bus Terminal
  3. Take the bus and ferry from Hat Yai Bus Station to Ko Lipe

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No, there is no direct ferry from Kuala Kedah to Ko Lipe. However, there are services departing from Kuala Kedah and arriving at Koh Lipe via Langkawi. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h.

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The distance between Kuala Kedah and Ko Lipe is 118 km.

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The best way to get from Kuala Kedah to Ko Lipe without a car is to ferry and Speedboat which takes 4 h and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h to get from Kuala Kedah to Ko Lipe, including transfers.

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Ko Lipe is 1 h behind Kuala Kedah. It is currently 5:02 AM in Kuala Kedah and 4:02 AM in Ko Lipe.

There are 84+ hotels available in Ko Lipe. Prices start at $24 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Kuala Kedah to Ko Lipe.
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  • Distance: 74 miles
  • Duration: 4 h

What companies run services between Kuala Kedah, Malaysia and Ko Lipe, Thailand?

There is no direct connection from Kuala Kedah to Ko Lipe. However, you can take the ferry to Langkawi then take the Speedboat to Koh Lipe. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Kuala Kedah to Ko Lipe via Alor Setar, Padang Besar, Padang Besar, Hat Yai Bus Terminal, and Hat Yai Bus Station in around 9 h 33 min.

Train operators
KTM Komuter
Website
spad.gov.my
Train from Alor Setar to Padang Besar
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 Alor Setar to Padang Besar
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
ktmb.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
Silver
$3 - $4
Gold
$3 - $4
Platinum
$4 - $5
Bus operators
bus
Bus from Padang Besar to Hat Yai Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Smart En Plus
Website
12go.asia
Bus and ferry from Hat Yai Bus Station to Ko Lipe
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$22
Schedules at
12go.asia
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
Andaman Ferry Service
Website
andamanferryservice.com
Ferry from Langkawi to Koh Lipe
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$27 - $120
Schedules at
andamanferryservice.com
Bundhaya speedboat
Website
bundhayaspeedboat.com
Ferry from Langkawi to Koh Lipe
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Schedules at
bundhayaspeedboat.com
Tigerline Ferry
Website
tigerlinetravel.com
Ferry from Langkawi to Koh Lipe
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
tigerlinetravel.com

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