There are 3 ways to get from Padang Besar to Langkawi Airport (LGK) by train, car, ferry 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.

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KTM Komuter, drive, ferry  •  2 h 56 min

  1. Take the KTM Komuter from Padang Besar to Arau
  2. Drive from Arau to Kuala Perlis
  3. Take the ferry from Kuala Perlis to Langkawi
  4. Drive from Langkawi to Langkawi Airport (LGK)

$8 - $12

2 alternative options

Fly from Hat Yai  •  4 h 39 min

  1. Fly from Hat Yai (HDY) to Langkawi (LGK) HDY - LGK

$23 - $208

KTM Komuter to Alor Setar, fly  •  5 h 10 min

  1. Take the KTM Komuter from Padang Besar to Anak Bukit
  2. Fly from Alor Setar (AOR) to Langkawi (LGK) AOR - LGK

$31 - $149

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The cheapest way to get from Padang Besar to Langkawi Airport (LGK) is to KTM Komuter and drive and ferry which costs RM 30 - RM 50 and takes 2 h 56 min.

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The quickest way to get from Padang Besar to Langkawi Airport (LGK) is to KTM Komuter and drive and ferry which costs RM 30 - RM 50 and takes 2 h 56 min.

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The distance between Padang Besar and Langkawi Airport (LGK) is 74 km.

It takes approximately 2 h 56 min to get from Padang Besar to Langkawi Airport (LGK), including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Hat Yai Airport to Langkawi Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 30 min and has one stopover.

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Langkawi Airport (LGK) is 1 h ahead of Padang Besar. It is currently 9:51 PM in Padang Besar and 10:51 PM in Langkawi Airport (LGK).

Malaysia Airlines, Scoot Tigerair , Thai AirAsia and two other airlines offer flights from Hat Yai Airport to Langkawi Airport.

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There are 425+ hotels available in Langkawi Airport (LGK). Prices start at $20 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Padang Besar to Hat Yai Airport is to drive which takes 1 h 24 min and costs RM 23 - RM 35.

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Map of how to get from Padang Besar to Langkawi Airport (LGK).
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  • Distance: 46 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 56 min

What companies run services between Padang Besar, Perlis, Malaysia and Langkawi Airport (LGK), Malaysia?

Malindo Airways, Thai AirAsia and three other airlines fly from Padang Besar to Langkawi Airport (LGK) 5 times a day.

Airlines
AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Hat Yai to Langkawi via Penang
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$17 - $200
Flights from Hat Yai to Langkawi via Singapore
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$65 - $300
Flights from Alor Setar to Langkawi via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $170
Flights from Alor Setar to Langkawi via Kuala Lumpur, Penang
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Monday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $170
Flights from Alor Setar to Langkawi via Kuala Lumpur, Singapore
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$45 - $250
Flights from Alor Setar to Langkawi via Kuala Lumpur, Johor Bahru
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $240
Malindo Airways
Website
malindoair.com
Flights from Hat Yai to Langkawi via Kuala Lumpur Subang
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $250
Flights from Hat Yai to Langkawi via Penang, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $260
Flights from Hat Yai to Langkawi via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $180
Flights from Alor Setar to Langkawi via Kuala Lumpur Subang
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$27 - $150
Malaysia Airlines
Website
malaysiaairlines.com
Flights from Hat Yai to Langkawi via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$60 - $180
Flights from Alor Setar to Langkawi via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $190
Flights from Alor Setar to Langkawi via Kuala Lumpur Subang
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$25 - $140
Firefly
Website
fireflyz.com.my
Flights from Hat Yai to Langkawi via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$60 - $180
Flights from Alor Setar to Langkawi via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $190
Flights from Alor Setar to Langkawi via Kuala Lumpur Subang
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$25 - $140
Train operators
KTM Komuter
Website
spad.gov.my
Train from Padang Besar to Arau
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
intranet4.ktmb.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
Train from Padang Besar to Anak Bukit
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
intranet4.ktmb.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
KTM ETS Malaysia Railway
Phone
03 2267 1200
Email
cllcenter@ktmb.com.my
Website
ktmb.com.my
Train from Padang Besar to Arau
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
ktmb.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
Silver
$2 - $3
Gold
$2 - $3
Platinum
$2 - $4
Train from Padang Besar to Anak Bukit
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
ktmb.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
Silver
$3 - $4
Gold
$3 - $4
Platinum
$4 - $5
Ferry operators
Langkawi Ferry Line
Website
langkawiferryline.com
Ferry from Kuala Perlis to Langkawi
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
langkawiferryline.com

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