There are 5 ways to get from Langkawi Airport (LGK) to Ko Samui by plane, ferry, bus and ferry, bus or train

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  •  5 h 31 min

  1. Fly from Langkawi (LGK) to Koh Samui (USM) LGK - USM

$252 - $710

Cheapest option

Ferry, train, bus and ferry  •  13 h 50 min

  1. Take the ferry from Langkawi to Kuala Kedah
  2. Take the train from Alor Setar to Padang Besar
  3. Take the train from Padang Besar to Hat Yai
  4. Take the train from Hat Yai to Suratthani Train Station
  5. Take the bus and ferry from Surat Thani to Koh Samui - Nathon

$35 - $87

3 alternative options

Ferry, bus and ferry, Mini Van  •  13 h 1 min

  1. Take the ferry from Langkawi to Koh Lipe
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Ko Lipe to Trang Train Station
  3. Take the Mini Van from Trang to Suratthani
  4. Take the ferry from Lomprayah Tapee River Surat Thani City to Koh Samui Nathon Pier

$107 - $198

Bus and ferry, Minivan  •  15 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Langkawi to Ao Nang
  2. Take the Minivan from Krabi to Surat Thani
  3. Take the bus and ferry from Surat Thani to Koh Samui - Nathon

$103 - $107

Speedboat, bus and ferry, Mini Van  •  22 h 17 min

  1. Take the Speedboat from Langkawi to Phi Phi Islands
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Phi Phi - Ton Sai to Khao Sok
  3. Take the Mini Van from Khao Sok to Koh Samui

$141 - $183

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Langkawi Airport (LGK) to Ko Samui is to ferry and train and bus and ferry which costs RM 140 - RM 350 and takes 13 h 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from Langkawi Airport (LGK) to Ko Samui is to fly which takes 5 h 31 min and costs RM 1000 - RM 2900.

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The distance between Langkawi Airport (LGK) and Ko Samui is 356 km.

It takes approximately 5 h 31 min to get from Langkawi Airport (LGK) to Ko Samui, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Langkawi Airport (LGK), Malaysia and Ko Samui, Thailand?

Malaysia Airlines, Bangkok Airways and five other airlines fly from Langkawi Airport (LGK) to Ko Samui hourly.

Airlines
Bangkok Airways
Website
bangkokair.com
Flights from Langkawi to Koh Samui via Singapore
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $900
Flights from Langkawi to Koh Samui via Kuala Lumpur, Phuket
Ave. Duration
7 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Langkawi to Koh Samui via Kuala Lumpur, Singapore
Ave. Duration
7 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $900
Flights from Langkawi to Koh Samui via Kuala Lumpur, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $750
Flights from Langkawi to Koh Samui via Chengdu
Ave. Duration
10 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $750
Thai Airways International
Website
thaiairways.com
Flights from Langkawi to Koh Samui via Kuala Lumpur, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
6 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Flights from Langkawi to Koh Samui via Kuala Lumpur, Phuket
Ave. Duration
7 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Malaysia Airlines
Website
malaysiaairlines.com
Flights from Langkawi to Koh Samui via Kuala Lumpur, Phuket
Ave. Duration
6 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Langkawi to Koh Samui via Kuala Lumpur, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $750
Train operators
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
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
intranet.ktmb.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
Silver
$3 - $4
Gold
$3 - $5
Platinum
$4 - $6
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
State Railway of Thailand
Website
railway.co.th
Train from Padang Besar to Hat Yai
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $28
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$1 - $5
2nd Class (Seat)
$7 - $11
2nd Class (Berth)
$17 - $23
1st Class (Berth)
$21 - $28
Train from Hat Yai to Suratthani Train Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $35
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$3 - $7
2nd Class (Seat)
$9 - $14
2nd Class (Berth)
$19 - $25
1st Class (Berth)
$27 - $35
Bus operators
Tigerline Ferry
Website
tigerlinetravel.com
Bus and ferry from Ko Lipe to Trang Train Station
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$48
Schedules at
tigerlinetravel.com
Bus and ferry from Langkawi to Ao Nang
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75
Schedules at
tigerlinetravel.com
Book at
12go.asia
Mini Van
Bus from Trang to Suratthani
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Yellow Bus
Website
iloveyellowbus.com
Bus and ferry from Surat Thani to Koh Samui - Nathon
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $10
Schedules at
iloveyellowbus.com
Phantip Travel
bus and ferry
Bus and ferry from Phi Phi - Ton Sai to Khao Sok
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23
Mini Van
Bus and ferry from Khao Sok to Koh Samui
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16
Ferry operators
Tigerline Ferry
Website
tigerlinetravel.com
Ferry from Langkawi to Koh Lipe
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $110
Schedules at
tigerlinetravel.com
Book at
12go.asia
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
Andaman Ferry Service
Website
andamanferryservice.com
Ferry from Langkawi to Koh Lipe
Ave. Duration
2 h 36 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Schedules at
andamanferryservice.com
Ferry from Langkawi to Phi Phi Islands
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90 - $130
Schedules at
andamanferryservice.com
Langkawi Ferry Line
Website
langkawiferryline.com
Ferry from Langkawi to Kuala Kedah
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
langkawiferryline.com

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