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There are 6 ways to get from Langkawi Airport (LGK) to Koh Tao by plane, bus and ferry, 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, bus and ferry  •  8 h 15 min

  1. Fly from Langkawi (LGK) to Koh Samui (USM) LGK - USM
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Koh Samui Airport to Ko Tao

$252 - $707

Cheapest option

Ferry, train  •  16 h 38 min

  1. Take the ferry from Langkawi to Kuala Perlis
  2. Take the train from Padang Besar to Chumphon
  3. Take the ferry from Chumphon to Ko Tao

$39 - $77

4 alternative options

Speedboat, bus and ferry, Mini Van, ferry  •  14 h 36 min

  1. Take the Speedboat from Langkawi to Koh Lipe
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Koh Lipe to Trang station
  3. Take the Mini Van from Trang to Suratthani
  4. Take the ferry from Lomprayah Tapee River Surat Thani City to Ko Tao

$106 - $211

Ferry, Mini Van, bus and ferry  •  16 h 57 min

  1. Take the ferry from Kuah Ferry Terminal Langkawi to Tammalang Pier Satun
  2. Take the Mini Van from Satun to Trang
  3. Take the Mini Van from Trang to Suratthani
  4. Take the bus and ferry from Surat Thani Train station to Koh Tao

$55 - $58

Ferry, Speedboat, bus and ferry  •  20 h 7 min

  1. Take the ferry from Langkawi to Koh Bulone
  2. Take the Speedboat from Koh Bulon to Phi Phi Islands
  3. Take the bus and ferry from Phi Phi - Ton Sai to Krabi Andaman Wave Master Bus Station
  4. Take the bus and ferry from Krabi Andaman Wave Master Bus Station to Ko Tao

$165 - $208

Ferry, bus and ferry  •  26 h 44 min

  1. Take the ferry from Langkawi to Saladan Pier, Koh Lanta
  2. Take the ferry from Ko Lanta Pier to Khlong Jilad Pier Krabi
  3. Take the bus and ferry from Khlong Jilad Pier Krabi to Ko Tao

$135 - $185

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Langkawi Airport (LGK) to Koh Tao is to ferry and train which costs RM 160 - RM 330 and takes 16 h 38 min.

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The quickest way to get from Langkawi Airport (LGK) to Koh Tao is to fly and bus and ferry which costs RM 1000 - RM 3000 and takes 8 h 15 min.

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The distance between Langkawi Airport (LGK) and Koh Tao is 418 km.

The best way to get from Langkawi Airport (LGK) to Koh Tao without a car is to Speedboat and bus and ferry and Mini Van and ferry which takes 14 h 36 min and costs RM 440 - RM 900.

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It takes approximately 8 h 15 min to get from Langkawi Airport (LGK) to Koh Tao, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Langkawi Airport to Koh Samui Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 40 min and has one stopover.

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Koh Tao is 1 h behind Langkawi Airport (LGK). It is currently 9:17 AM in Langkawi Airport (LGK) and 8:17 AM in Koh Tao.

Scoot Tigerair , AirAsia, Bangkok Airways and Malaysia Airlines offer flights from Langkawi Airport to Koh Samui Airport.

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There are 223+ hotels available in Koh Tao. Prices start at $17 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Langkawi Airport (LGK) to Koh Tao.
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  • Distance: 261.1 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 15 min

What companies run services between Langkawi Airport (LGK), Malaysia and Koh Tao, Surat Thani, Thailand?

There is no direct connection from Langkawi Airport (LGK) to Koh Tao. However, you can fly to Koh Samui, take the walk to Koh Samui Airport, take the bus and ferry to Ko Tao, then take the taxi to Koh Tao. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Langkawi Airport (LGK) to Koh Tao via Langkawi, Koh Lipe, Trang station, Trang, Suratthani, Lomprayah Tapee River Surat Thani City, and Ko Tao in around 14 h 36 min.

Airlines
Malaysia Airlines
Website
malaysiaairlines.com
Flights from Langkawi to Koh Samui via Kuala Lumpur, Phuket
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $750
Flights from Langkawi to Koh Samui via Kuala Lumpur, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
8 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $750
Bangkok Airways
Website
bangkokair.com
Flights from Langkawi to Koh Samui via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $900
Flights from Langkawi to Koh Samui via Kuala Lumpur, Phuket
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $750
Flights from Langkawi to Koh Samui via Kuala Lumpur, Utapao
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $400
Train operators
State Railway of Thailand
Website
railway.co.th
Train from Padang Besar to Chumphon
Ave. Duration
9 h 6 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $45
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$4 - $8
2nd Class (Seat)
$11 - $16
2nd Class (Berth)
$20 - $27
1st Class (Berth)
$30 - $45
Bus operators
Seatran Discovery
Website
seatrandiscovery.com
Bus and ferry from Koh Samui Airport to Ko Tao
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$19
Schedules at
seatrandiscovery.com
Book at
12go.asia
Bus and ferry from Khlong Jilad Pier Krabi to Ko Tao
Ave. Duration
15 h 52 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$31
Schedules at
seatrandiscovery.com
Book at
12go.asia
Tigerline Ferry
Website
tigerlinetravel.com
Bus and ferry from Koh Lipe to Trang station
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$39
Schedules at
tigerlinetravel.com
Book at
12go.asia
Mini Van
Bus from Trang to Suratthani
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Mini Van
Bus from Satun to Trang
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Songserm
Website
songserm.com
Bus and ferry from Phi Phi - Ton Sai to Krabi Andaman Wave Master Bus Station
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$16
Schedules at
songserm.com
Book at
12go.asia
Bus and ferry from Krabi Andaman Wave Master Bus Station to Ko Tao
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25
Schedules at
songserm.com
Book at
12go.asia
Ferry operators
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
Ferry from Koh Bulon to Phi Phi Islands
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $90
Schedules at
andamanferryservice.com
Ferry from Ko Lanta Pier to Khlong Jilad Pier Krabi
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $27
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
Ferry from Langkawi to Koh Bulone
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Schedules at
tigerlinetravel.com
Ferry from Langkawi to Saladan Pier, Koh Lanta
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Schedules at
tigerlinetravel.com
Lomprayah
Website
lomprayah.com
Ferry from Lomprayah Tapee River Surat Thani City to Ko Tao
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$24 - $30
Schedules at
lomprayah.com
Ferry from Chumphon to Ko Tao
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17
Schedules at
lomprayah.com
Book at
12go.asia
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
Langkawi Ferry Services
Website
langkawi-ferry.com
Ferry from Kuah Ferry Terminal Langkawi to Tammalang Pier Satun
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
langkawi-ferry.com

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