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There are 8 ways to get from Langkawi Airport (LGK) to Taiping by ferry, car ferry, train, bus or plane

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

Ferry, car ferry, train  •  5 h 59 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 Taiping

$32 - $36

Cheapest option

Fly to Penang, car ferry, train  •  4 h 14 min

  1. Fly from Langkawi (LGK) to Penang (PEN) LGK - PEN
  2. Take the car ferry from Raja Tun Uda Ferry Terminal to Sultan Abdul Halim Ferry Terminal
  3. Take the train from Butterworth to Taiping

$17 - $74

6 alternative options

Ferry, train  •  6 h 4 min

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

$19 - $24

Ferry, car ferry, train via Taiping  •  6 h 13 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 Taiping

$31 - $34

Ferry, bus  •  8 h 45 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

$19 - $21

Fly to Alor Setar, train  •  5 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Langkawi (LGK) to Alor Setar (AOR) LGK - AOR
  2. Take the train from Anak Bukit to Taiping

$34 - $150

Fly to Ipoh, train  •  7 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Langkawi (LGK) to Ipoh (IPH) LGK - IPH
  2. Take the train from Ipoh to Taiping

$90 - $413

Fly to Sultan Ismail Petra, bus  •  9 h 50 min

  1. Fly from Langkawi (LGK) to Sultan Ismail Petra (KBR) LGK - KBR
  2. Take the bus from Pasir Mas to Simpang Taiping

$50 - $142

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Langkawi Airport (LGK) to Taiping is to ferry and bus which costs RM 75 - RM 90 and takes 8 h 45 min.

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The quickest way to get from Langkawi Airport (LGK) to Taiping is to fly and car ferry and train which costs RM 70 - RM 310 and takes 4 h 14 min.

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The distance between Langkawi Airport (LGK) and Taiping is 200 km.

The best way to get from Langkawi Airport (LGK) to Taiping without a car is to ferry and car ferry and train which takes 5 h 59 min and costs RM 130 - RM 160.

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It takes approximately 5 h 59 min to get from Langkawi Airport (LGK) to Taiping, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Langkawi Airport to Penang Airport is the direct flight which takes 35 min.

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Firefly and AirAsia offer flights from Langkawi Airport to Penang Airport.

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There are 117+ hotels available in Taiping. Prices start at $25 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Langkawi Airport (LGK) to Taiping.
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  • Distance: 124.7 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 59 min

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

There is no direct connection from Langkawi Airport (LGK) to Taiping. However, you can take the taxi to Kuah Ferry Terminal, take the ferry to Swettenham Pier, take the walk to Raja Tun Uda Ferry Terminal, take the car ferry to Sultan Abdul Halim Ferry Terminal, take the walk to Butterworth, then take the train to Taiping. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Langkawi Airport (LGK) to Taiping via Langkawi, Kuala Perlis, Kuala Perlis, Kangar, Arau Station Bus Stop, and Arau in around 6 h 4 min.

Airlines
AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Langkawi to Penang
Ave. Duration
38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$12 - $80
Flights from Langkawi to Alor Setar via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $180
Flights from Langkawi to Alor Setar via Singapore Changi, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $270
Flights from Langkawi to Alor Setar via Penang, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$30 - $180
Flights from Langkawi to Alor Setar via Kuala Lumpur, Senai
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $250
Flights from Langkawi to Ipoh via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$80 - $440
Flights from Langkawi to Sultan Ismail Petra via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$23 - $120
Flights from Langkawi to Sultan Ismail Petra via Penang, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
5 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$23 - $120
Flights from Langkawi to Sultan Ismail Petra via Senai, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$23 - $120
Firefly
Website
fireflyz.com.my
Flights from Langkawi to Penang
Ave. Duration
35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$24 - $110
Flights from Langkawi to Alor Setar via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $190
Flights from Langkawi to Alor Setar via Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$26 - $140
Flights from Langkawi to Ipoh via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $440
Flights from Langkawi to Sultan Ismail Petra via Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $100
Flights from Langkawi to Sultan Ismail Petra via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $180
Flights from Langkawi to Sultan Ismail Petra via Penang
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $100
Flights from Langkawi to Sultan Ismail Petra via Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah, Penang
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $100
Flights from Langkawi to Sultan Ismail Petra via Penang, Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $100
Malaysia Airlines
Website
malaysiaairlines.com
Flights from Langkawi to Penang
Ave. Duration
35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$24 - $110
Flights from Langkawi to Alor Setar via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $190
Flights from Langkawi to Alor Setar via Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$26 - $140
Flights from Langkawi to Ipoh via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $440
Flights from Langkawi to Sultan Ismail Petra via Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $100
Flights from Langkawi to Sultan Ismail Petra via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $180
Flights from Langkawi to Sultan Ismail Petra via Penang
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $100
Flights from Langkawi to Sultan Ismail Petra via Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah, Penang
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $100
Flights from Langkawi to Sultan Ismail Petra via Penang, Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $100
Malindo Airways
Website
malindoair.com
Flights from Langkawi to Alor Setar via Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$28 - $150
Flights from Langkawi to Sultan Ismail Petra via Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $150
Scoot Tigerair
Website
flyscoot.com
Flights from Langkawi to Ipoh via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
5 h 16 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $430
Train operators
KTM ETS Malaysia Railway
Phone
03 2267 1200
Email
cllcenter@ktmb.com.my
Website
ktmb.com.my
Train from Butterworth to Taiping
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
ktmb.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
Silver
$3 - $4
Gold
$4 - $5
Platinum
$5 - $7
Train from Arau to Taiping
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Schedules at
ktmb.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
Silver
$5 - $7
Gold
$8 - $9
Platinum
$10 - $12
Train from Anak Bukit to Taiping
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
ktmb.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
Silver
$5 - $6
Gold
$7 - $8
Platinum
$9 - $11
Train from Ipoh to Taiping
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
ktmb.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
Silver
$3 - $4
Gold
$4 - $5
Platinum
$4 - $6
KTM Komuter
Website
spad.gov.my
Train from Butterworth to Taiping
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
intranet4.ktmb.com.my
Bus operators
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
KBES
Website
kbes.com.my
Bus from Butterworth to Kamunting
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
kbes.com.my
Book at
easybook.com
Bus from Pasir Mas to Simpang Taiping
Ave. Duration
5 h 13 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
kbes.com.my
Book at
easybook.com
Ferry operators
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
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

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