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There are 6 ways to get from Langkawi Airport (LGK) to Kuala Lumpur 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.

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Fly to Kuala Lumpur, train  •  1 h 50 min

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

$21 - $129

Cheapest option

Ferry, train  •  7 h 51 min

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

$18 - $27

4 alternative options

Fly to Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah  •  2 h 46 min

  1. Fly from Langkawi (LGK) to Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah (SZB) LGK - SZB

$21 - $124

Ferry, car ferry, train  •  9 h 23 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 Kuala Lumpur

$38 - $46

Ferry, bus Plusliner  •  9 h 48 min

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

$25 - $27

Ferry, bus S&S International (M) Express  •  10 h 27 min

  1. Take the ferry from Langkawi to Kuala Perlis
  2. Take the bus from Kangar to Pudu Sentral

$27 - $28

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Langkawi Airport (LGK) to Kuala Lumpur is to ferry and train which costs RM 70 - RM 120 and takes 7 h 51 min.

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The quickest way to get from Langkawi Airport (LGK) to Kuala Lumpur is to fly and train which costs RM 85 - RM 550 and takes 1 h 50 min.

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The distance between Langkawi Airport (LGK) and Kuala Lumpur is 417 km.

The best way to get from Langkawi Airport (LGK) to Kuala Lumpur without a car is to ferry and car ferry and train which takes 9 h 23 min and costs RM 150 - RM 200.

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It takes approximately 1 h 50 min to get from Langkawi Airport (LGK) to Kuala Lumpur, including transfers.

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

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

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There are 4438+ hotels available in Kuala Lumpur. Prices start at $28 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Langkawi Airport (LGK) to Kuala Lumpur.
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  • Distance: 260.7 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 50 min

What companies run services between Langkawi Airport (LGK), Malaysia and Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia?

Malindo Airways and Firefly fly from Langkawi Airport (LGK) to Kuala Lumpur 4 times a day.

Airlines
AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Langkawi to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$12 - $200
Flights from Langkawi to Kuala Lumpur via Penang
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$12 - $200
Malindo Airways
Website
malindoair.com
Flights from Langkawi to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$25 - $240
Flights from Langkawi to Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah
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 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $260
Flights from Langkawi to Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah
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 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $260
Flights from Langkawi to Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah
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 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 Arau to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
5 h 14 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 Butterworth to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 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
Plusliner
Website
plusliner.com.my
Bus from Kuala Perlis to Terminal Bersepadu Selatan
Ave. Duration
7 h 19 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
plusliner.com.my
Book at
easybook.com
Transnasional
E-Mutiara Express
Website
e-mutiara.com.my
Bus from Kuala Perlis to Terminal Bersepadu Selatan
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
e-mutiara.com.my
Book at
easybook.com
S&S International (M) Express
Website
ssinternational.com.my
Bus from Kangar to Pudu Sentral
Ave. Duration
7 h 14 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
ssinternational.com.my
Book at
easybook.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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