There are 8 ways to get from Kuala Lumpur to Ko Lipe by train, plane, ferry, car ferry, 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.

Recommended option

Train to Kuala Lumpur, fly to Langkawi, Speedboat  •  4 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from KL Sentral to KLIA T1
  2. Fly from Kuala Lumpur (KUL) to Langkawi (LGK) KUL - LGK
  3. Take the Speedboat from Langkawi to Koh Lipe

$59 - $268

Cheapest option

Bus, bus and ferry  •  14 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Terminal Bersepadu Selatan to Hatyai
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Hat Yai station to Koh Lipe

$34

6 alternative options

Train to Kuala Lumpur, fly to Alor Setar, ferry, Speedboat  •  5 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from KL Sentral to KLIA T1
  2. Fly from Kuala Lumpur (KUL) to Alor Setar (AOR) KUL - AOR
  3. Take the ferry from Kuala Kedah to Langkawi
  4. Take the Speedboat from Langkawi to Koh Lipe

$61 - $225

Fly Kuala Lumpur Subang to Langkawi, Speedboat  •  4 h 39 min

  1. Fly from Kuala Lumpur Subang (SZB) to Langkawi (LGK) SZB - LGK
  2. Take the Speedboat from Langkawi to Koh Lipe

$55 - $265

Fly Kuala Lumpur Subang to Alor Setar, ferry, Speedboat  •  6 h 6 min

  1. Fly from Kuala Lumpur Subang (SZB) to Alor Setar (AOR) SZB - AOR
  2. Take the ferry from Kuala Kedah to Langkawi
  3. Take the Speedboat from Langkawi to Koh Lipe

$56 - $227

Train, ferry  •  9 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Kuala Lumpur to Arau
  2. Take the ferry from Pakbara Pier, Satun to Koh Lipe Sirilanta

$34 - $76

Train, car ferry, ferry, Speedboat  •  10 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Kuala Lumpur to Butterworth
  2. Take the car ferry from Sultan Abdul Halim Ferry Terminal to Raja Tun Uda Ferry Terminal
  3. Take the ferry from Penang to Langkawi
  4. Take the Speedboat from Langkawi to Koh Lipe

$47 - $158

Bus, ferry, Speedboat  •  11 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Terminal Bersepadu Selatan to Kuala Perlis
  2. Take the ferry from Kuala Perlis to Langkawi
  3. Take the Speedboat from Langkawi to Koh Lipe

$55 - $152

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Kuala Lumpur to Ko Lipe is to bus and bus and ferry which costs RM 139 and takes 14 h 36 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kuala Lumpur to Ko Lipe is to train and fly and Speedboat which costs RM 230 - RM 1100 and takes 4 h 18 min.

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The distance between Kuala Lumpur and Ko Lipe is 457 km.

It takes approximately 4 h 18 min to get from Kuala Lumpur to Ko Lipe, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Kuala Lumpur to Ko Lipe. However, there are services departing from Terminal Bersepadu Selatan and arriving at Koh Lipe via Hat Yai station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 36 min.

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

There is no direct connection from Kuala Lumpur to Ko Lipe. However, you can take the train to KLIA T1, take the walk to Kuala Lumpur airport, fly to Langkawi, take the taxi to Langkawi, then take the Speedboat to Ko Lipe. Alternatively, you can take the train to KLIA T1, take the walk to Kuala Lumpur airport, fly to Alor Setar, take the taxi to Kuala Kedah, take the ferry to Langkawi, then take the Speedboat to Ko Lipe.

Airlines
AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Langkawi
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$12 - $200
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Langkawi via Penang
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$12 - $200
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Alor Setar
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$10 - $110
Malaysia Airlines
Website
malaysiaairlines.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Langkawi
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $260
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Alor Setar
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $200
Flights from Kuala Lumpur Subang to Langkawi
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$22 - $320
Flights from Kuala Lumpur Subang to Langkawi via Penang
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $320
Flights from Kuala Lumpur Subang to Alor Setar
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$19 - $100
Firefly
Website
fireflyz.com.my
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Langkawi
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $260
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Alor Setar
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $200
Flights from Kuala Lumpur Subang to Langkawi
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$22 - $320
Flights from Kuala Lumpur Subang to Langkawi via Penang
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $320
Flights from Kuala Lumpur Subang to Alor Setar
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$19 - $100
Malindo Airways
Website
malindoair.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Langkawi
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$25 - $240
Flights from Kuala Lumpur Subang to Langkawi
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$25 - $210
Flights from Kuala Lumpur Subang to Alor Setar
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$23 - $110
Train operators
KLIA Express
Website
kliaekspres.com
Train from KL Sentral to KLIA T1
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
kliaekspres.com
KTM ETS Malaysia Railway
Phone
03 2267 1200
Email
cllcenter@ktmb.com.my
Website
ktmb.com.my
Train from Kuala Lumpur to Arau
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $19
Schedules at
intranet.ktmb.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
Silver
$11 - $13
Gold
$17 - $19
Platinum
$22 - $26
Train from Kuala Lumpur to Butterworth
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Schedules at
intranet.ktmb.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
Silver
$9 - $10
Gold
$13 - $15
Platinum
$17 - $21
Bus operators
Mayang Sari Express
Website
mayangsariexpress.com.my
Bus from Terminal Bersepadu Selatan to Kuala Perlis
Ave. Duration
7 h 18 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
mayangsariexpress.com.my
Book at
mayangsariexpress.com.my
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
$18
Schedules at
sukhothaitourhatyai.com
Book at
12go.asia
Ferry operators
Andaman Ferry Service
Website
andamanferryservice.com
Ferry from Langkawi to Koh Lipe
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$26 - $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
$23 - $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
Ferry from Pakbara Pier, Satun to Koh Lipe
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$22 - $50
Schedules at
tigerlinetravel.com
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 Penang to Langkawi
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
langkawi-ferry.com
Book at
ticket.langkawi-ferry.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
Ploy Siam Speed Boat
Website
adangseatour.com
Ferry from Pakbara Pier, Satun to Koh Lipe
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$20
Schedules at
adangseatour.com
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
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
$21
Schedules at
superfastferry.com.my
Book at
12go.asia

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