There are 7 ways to get from Langkawi Airport (LGK) to Genting Highlands by plane, train, bus, ferry or car 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

Fly to Kuala Lumpur, train, bus  •  3 h 34 min

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

$25 - $132

Cheapest option

Fly to Kuala Lumpur Subang, bus  •  4 h 31 min

  1. Fly from Langkawi (LGK) to Kuala Lumpur Subang (SZB) LGK - SZB
  2. Take the bus from KL Sentral to Awana Bus Terminal

$24 - $127

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Ferry, train  •  7 h 52 min

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

$33 - $45

Ferry, bus Shanhua Travel & Tours  •  9 h 48 min

  1. Take the ferry from Kuah Ferry Terminal to Swettenham Pier
  2. Take the bus from Penang Komtar to First World Genting Highlands

$40 - $41

Ferry, car ferry, train  •  10 h 28 min

  1. Take the ferry from Kuah Ferry Terminal to Swettenham Pier
  2. Take the car ferry from Raja Tun Uda Ferry Terminal to Sultan Abdul Halim Ferry Terminal
  3. Take the train from Butterworth to Batang Kali

$39 - $46

Ferry, bus via Kamunting  •  12 h 51 min

  1. Take the ferry from Langkawi to Kuala Perlis
  2. Take the bus from Kuala Perlis to Butterworth Bus Terminal
  3. Take the bus from Butterworth to Kamunting
  4. Take the bus from Kamunting to First World Hotel

$27 - $30

Ferry, bus Antar Holiday  •  14 h 18 min

  1. Take the ferry from Langkawi to Kuala Perlis
  2. Take the bus from Kuala Perlis to Sungai Petani
  3. Take the bus from Sungai Petani to Genting Highlands

$31 - $32

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Langkawi Airport (LGK) to Genting Highlands is to ferry and bus which costs RM 110 - RM 130 and takes 12 h 51 min.

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The quickest way to get from Langkawi Airport (LGK) to Genting Highlands is to fly and train and bus which costs RM 100 - RM 550 and takes 3 h 34 min.

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The distance between Langkawi Airport (LGK) and Genting Highlands is 397 km.

The best way to get from Langkawi Airport (LGK) to Genting Highlands without a car is to ferry and bus which takes 9 h 48 min and costs RM 165 - RM 175.

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It takes approximately 3 h 34 min to get from Langkawi Airport (LGK) to Genting Highlands, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Langkawi Airport to Kuala Lumpur Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Malaysia Airlines, Malindo Airways and AirAsia offer flights from Langkawi Airport to Kuala Lumpur Airport.

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There are 171+ hotels available in Genting Highlands. Prices start at $44 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Langkawi Airport (LGK) to Genting Highlands.
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  • Distance: 248 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 34 min

What companies run services between Langkawi Airport (LGK), Malaysia and Genting Highlands, Pahang, Malaysia?

There is no direct connection from Langkawi Airport (LGK) to Genting Highlands. However, you can fly to Kuala Lumpur, take the walk to Klia T1, take the train to KL Sentral, take the bus to Awana Bus Terminal, take the walk to Awana station, then take the cablecar to Genting Highlands. Alternatively, you can fly to Kuala Lumpur Subang, take the walk to Terminal Skypark Komuter Station, take the train to KL Sentral Station, take the walk to KL Sentral, take the bus to Awana Bus Terminal, take the walk to Awana station, then take the cablecar to Genting Highlands.

Airlines
AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Langkawi to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$12 - $200
Malindo Airways
Website
malindoair.com
Flights from Langkawi to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$25 - $240
Flights from Langkawi to Kuala Lumpur Subang
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$25 - $210
Malaysia Airlines
Website
malaysiaairlines.com
Flights from Langkawi to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $260
Flights from Langkawi to Kuala Lumpur Subang
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$22 - $320
Firefly
Website
fireflyz.com.my
Flights from Langkawi to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $260
Flights from Langkawi to Kuala Lumpur Subang
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$22 - $320
Train operators
KLIA Express
Website
kliaekspres.com
Train from Klia T1 to KL Sentral
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $17
Schedules at
kliaekspres.com
KTM ETS Malaysia Railway
Phone
03 2267 1200
Email
cllcenter@ktmb.com.my
Website
ktmb.com.my
Train from Arau to Batang Kali
Ave. Duration
4 h 26 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10 - $17
Schedules at
ktmb.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
Silver
$10 - $11
Gold
$15 - $17
Platinum
$19 - $23
Train from Butterworth to Batang Kali
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Schedules at
ktmb.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
Silver
$8 - $9
Gold
$11 - $13
Platinum
$15 - $18
Bus operators
Genting Express
Bus from KL Sentral to Awana Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
rwgenting.com
Shanhua Travel & Tours
Website
easybook.com
Bus from Penang Komtar to First World Genting Highlands
Ave. Duration
5 h 24 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
easybook.com
Plusliner
Website
plusliner.com.my
Bus from Kuala Perlis to Butterworth Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
plusliner.com.my
Book at
easybook.com
Perak Transit
Website
peraktransit.com.my
Bus from Butterworth to Kamunting
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
peraktransit.com.my
Book at
easybook.com
Cepat Express
Website
cepatexpress.com.my
Bus from Kuala Perlis to Sungai Petani
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
cepatexpress.com.my
Book at
easybook.com
Antar Holiday
Website
antarholiday.com
Bus from Sungai Petani to Genting Highlands
Ave. Duration
8 h 41 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
antarholiday.com
Ferry operators
Langkawi Ferry Line
Website
langkawiferryline.com
Ferry from Langkawi to Kuala Perlis
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 Kuah Ferry Terminal to Swettenham Pier
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 Raja Tun Uda Ferry Terminal to Sultan Abdul Halim Ferry Terminal
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
myrapid.com.my
Adult passenger
$1
Car
$2

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