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There are 5 ways to get from Medan to Ko Lipe by train, ferry, 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

Train, ferry  •  23h 39m

  1. Take the train from Medan to Tanjung Balai
  2. Take the ferry from Tanjung Balai Asahan to Pelabuhan Klang
  3. Take the train from Pelabuhan Klang to KL Sentral
  4. Take the train from KL Sentral to Alor Setar
  5. Take the ferry from Kuala Kedah to Langkawi
  6. Take the ferry from Kuah Ferry Terminal Langkawi to Koh Lipe

฿2562 - ฿3164

Cheapest option

Fly to Penang, ferry  •  9h 46m

  1. Fly from Kuala Namu (KNO) to Penang (PEN) KNO - PEN
  2. Take the ferry from Swettenham Pier to Kuah Ferry Terminal
  3. Take the ferry from Kuah Ferry Terminal Langkawi to Koh Lipe

฿2281 - ฿3447

3 alternative options

Train, ferry, bus  •  23h 41m

  1. Take the train from Medan to Tanjung Balai
  2. Take the ferry from Tanjung Balai Asahan to Pelabuhan Klang
  3. Take the bus from Shah Alam to Kuala Perlis
  4. Take the ferry from Kuala Perlis to Langkawi
  5. Take the ferry from Kuah Ferry Terminal Langkawi to Koh Lipe

฿2387 - ฿2708

Fly to Langkawi, ferry  •  7h 44m

  1. Fly from Kuala Namu (KNO) to Langkawi (LGK) KNO - LGK
  2. Take the ferry from Telaga Harbor Marina Langkawi to Koh Lipe

฿2354 - ฿5094

Fly to Alor Setar, ferry  •  11h 40m

  1. Fly from Kuala Namu (KNO) to Alor Setar (AOR) KNO - AOR
  2. Take the ferry from Kuala Kedah to Langkawi
  3. Take the ferry from Kuah Ferry Terminal Langkawi to Koh Lipe

฿2889 - ฿9149

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Medan to Ko Lipe is to train and ferry and bus which costs Rp1100000 - Rp1300000 and takes 23h 41m.

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The quickest way to get from Medan to Ko Lipe is to fly and ferry which costs Rp1000000 - Rp2400000 and takes 7h 44m.

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The distance between Medan and Ko Lipe is 331 km.

The best way to get from Medan to Ko Lipe without a car is to train and ferry which takes 23h 39m and costs Rp1100000 - Rp1500000.

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It takes approximately 23h 39m to get from Medan to Ko Lipe, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Kuala Namu Airport to Langkawi Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 15m and has one stopover.

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Lion Mentari Airlines, Firefly, PT. Sriwijaya Air and three other airlines offer flights from Kuala Namu Airport to Langkawi Airport.

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There are 83+ hotels available in Ko Lipe. Prices start at ฿600 per night.

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The best way to get from Medan to Kuala Namu Airport is to train which takes 31m and costs Rp100000.

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Map of how to get from Medan to Ko Lipe.
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  • Distance: 206.8 miles
  • Duration: 23h 39m

What companies run services between Medan, Indonesia and Ko Lipe, Thailand?

There is no direct connection from Medan to Ko Lipe. However, you can take the train to Tanjung Balai, take the taxi to Tanjung Balai Asahan, take the ferry to Pelabuhan Klang, take the walk to Pelabuhan Klang, take the train to KL Sentral, take the train to Alor Setar, take the taxi to Kuala Kedah, take the ferry to Kuah Ferry Terminal Langkawi, then take the ferry to Koh Lipe. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Medan to Ko Lipe via Tanjung Balai, Tanjung Balai Asahan, Pelabuhan Klang, Shah Alam, Kuala Perlis, Kuala Perlis, Langkawi, and Kuah Ferry Terminal Langkawi in around 23h 41m.

Airlines
AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Kuala Namu to Langkawi via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
3h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿1500 - ฿8500
Flights from Kuala Namu to Langkawi via Penang
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
฿1000 - ฿3900
Flights from Kuala Namu to Penang
Ave. Duration
45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿950 - ฿1900
Flights from Kuala Namu to Alor Setar via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
4h 31m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
฿1300 - ฿7500
Malaysia Airlines
Website
malaysiaairlines.com
Flights from Kuala Namu to Langkawi via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
3h 58m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿2700 - ฿17000
Flights from Kuala Namu to Langkawi via Penang
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿1000 - ฿3700
Flights from Kuala Namu to Alor Setar via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
3h 56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿2400 - ฿15000
Firefly
Website
fireflyz.com.my
Flights from Kuala Namu to Langkawi via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
3h 58m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿2700 - ฿17000
Flights from Kuala Namu to Langkawi via Penang
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿1000 - ฿3700
Flights from Kuala Namu to Alor Setar via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
3h 56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿2400 - ฿15000
Indonesia AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Kuala Namu to Penang
Ave. Duration
48m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿650 - ฿6500
PT. Sriwijaya Air
Website
sriwijayaair.co.id
Flights from Kuala Namu to Penang
Ave. Duration
45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿600 - ฿2500
Lion Mentari Airlines
Website
lionair.co.id
Flights from Kuala Namu to Penang
Ave. Duration
50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿600 - ฿2300
Train operators
Kereta API
Phone
021-121
Website
kai.id
Train from Medan to Tanjung Balai
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
฿65 - ฿370
Website
kai.id
Book at
tiket.com
Economy
฿170 - ฿370
Business
฿210 - ฿440
Executive
฿300 - ฿650
KTM Komuter
Website
spad.gov.my
Train from Pelabuhan Klang to KL Sentral
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
฿40 - ฿55
Schedules at
intranet4.ktmb.com.my
KTM ETS Malaysia Railway
Phone
03 2267 1200
Email
cllcenter@ktmb.com.my
Website
ktmb.com.my
Train from KL Sentral to Alor Setar
Ave. Duration
5h 8m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
฿330 - ฿550
Schedules at
ktmb.com.my
Silver
฿330 - ฿360
Gold
฿500 - ฿550
Platinum
฿650 - ฿750
Bus operators
Sani Express
Ferry operators
Pacific Jetstar
Ferry from Tanjung Balai Asahan to Pelabuhan Klang
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
฿789
Langkawi Ferry Line
Phone
04-966 3988
Website
langkawiferryline.com
Ferry from Kuala Kedah to Langkawi
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
฿182
Schedules at
langkawiferryline.com
Ferry from Kuala Perlis to Langkawi
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
฿142
Schedules at
langkawiferryline.com
Langkawi Ferry Services
Phone
604-966 9439
Email
info@langkawi-ferry.com
Website
langkawi-ferry.com
Ferry from Kuah Ferry Terminal Langkawi to Koh Lipe
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
฿931
Schedules at
langkawi-ferry.com
Book at
12go.asia
Tigerline Ferry
Phone
+66980 168 181
Email
168ferry@gmail.com
Website
tigerlinetravel.com
Ferry from Langkawi to Koh Lipe
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
฿1100 - ฿1400
Schedules at
tigerlinetravel.com
Book at
12go.asia
Telaga Terminal
Phone
+604 9592208
Email
office@telaga-terminal.com
Website
telaga-terminal.com
Ferry from Telaga Harbor Marina Langkawi to Koh Lipe
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
฿978
Schedules at
telaga-terminal.com
Super Fast Ferry Ventures
Phone
604-2620802
Email
sffvpenang.ticket@gmail.com
Website
superfastferry.com.my
Ferry from Swettenham Pier to Kuah Ferry Terminal
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
฿473
Schedules at
superfastferry.com.my
Book at
12go.asia

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