There are 6 ways to get from Kuala Lumpur to Pantai Cenang by plane, train, ferry, car ferry or bus

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 Kuala Lumpur Subang  •  3 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Kuala Lumpur Subang (SZB) to Langkawi (LGK) SZB - LGK

$25 - $137

Cheapest option

Train, ferry  •  7 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Kuala Lumpur to Arau
  2. Take the ferry from Kuala Perlis to Langkawi

$18 - $27

4 alternative options

Train to Kuala Lumpur, fly  •  2 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from KL Sentral to Klia T1
  2. Fly from Kuala Lumpur (KUL) to Langkawi (LGK) KUL - LGK

$25 - $143

Train, car ferry, ferry  •  9 h 14 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 Swettenham Pier to Kuah Ferry Terminal

$38 - $47

Bus Mayang Sari Express, ferry  •  9 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Terminal Bersepadu Selatan to Kuala Perlis
  2. Take the ferry from Kuala Perlis to Langkawi

$25 - $29

Bus Etika Express, ferry  •  10 h 44 min

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

$24 - $31

Questions & Answers

The distance between Kuala Lumpur and Pantai Cenang is 413 km.

The best way to get from Kuala Lumpur to Pantai Cenang without a car is to train and car ferry and ferry which takes 9 h 14 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 1 min to get from Kuala Lumpur to Pantai Cenang, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Kuala Lumpur Subang Airport to Langkawi Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 15 min.

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Malindo Airways and Firefly offer flights from Kuala Lumpur Subang Airport to Langkawi Airport.

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There are 429+ hotels available in Pantai Cenang. Prices start at $20 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Kuala Lumpur to Kuala Lumpur Subang Airport is to train which takes 30 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Kuala Lumpur to Pantai Cenang.
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  • Distance: 258 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 1 min

What companies run services between Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia and Pantai Cenang, Malaysia?

Malindo Airways and Firefly fly from Kuala Lumpur to Pantai Cenang 5 times a day.

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
Malindo Airways
Website
malindoair.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur Subang to Langkawi
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$25 - $210
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Langkawi
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$25 - $240
Firefly
Website
fireflyz.com.my
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 to Langkawi
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $260
Malaysia Airlines
Website
malaysiaairlines.com
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 to Langkawi
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $260
Train operators
KLIA Express
Website
kliaekspres.com
Train from KL Sentral to Klia T1
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $17
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
ktmb.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
Silver
$11 - $12
Gold
$16 - $19
Platinum
$22 - $26
Train from Kuala Lumpur to Butterworth
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Schedules at
ktmb.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
Silver
$9 - $10
Gold
$13 - $15
Platinum
$17 - $20
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
easybook.com
Plusliner
Website
plusliner.com.my
Bus from Terminal Bersepadu Selatan to Kuala Perlis
Ave. Duration
7 h 19 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
plusliner.com.my
Book at
easybook.com
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
Transnasional
E-Mutiara Express
Website
e-mutiara.com.my
Bus from Terminal Bersepadu Selatan to Kuala Perlis
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
e-mutiara.com.my
Book at
easybook.com
Mara Liner
Website
maraliner.com.my
Bus from Hentian Duta to Butterworth
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
maralinergroup.my
Book at
onlineticket.maralinergroup.my
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
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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