There are 5 ways to get from Surat Thani to Langkawi Islands by bus, ferry, bus and 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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Mini Van, ferry  •  8 h 58 min

  1. Take the Mini Van from Suratthani to Trang
  2. Take the Mini Van from Trang to Satun
  3. Take the ferry from Tammalang Pier Satun to Kuah Ferry Terminal Langkawi

$22 - $23

4 alternative options

Mini Van, bus and ferry, Speedboat  •  10 h 3 min

  1. Take the Mini Van from Suratthani to Trang
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Trang station to Koh Lipe
  3. Take the Speedboat from Koh Lipe to Langkawi

$70 - $168

Minivan, bus and ferry, Speedboat  •  14 h 3 min

  1. Take the Minivan from Surathani Talad Kaset Station to Hat Yai Bus Terminal
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Hat Yai Bus Station to Ko Lipe
  3. Take the Speedboat from Koh Lipe to Langkawi

$56 - $154

Minivan to Krabi, fly  •  9 h 40 min

  1. Take the Minivan from Surat Thani to Krabi
  2. Fly from Krabi (KBV) to Langkawi (LGK) KBV - LGK

$69 - $306

Bus to Phuket, fly  •  10 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Suratthani to Phuket Bus Terminal
  2. Fly from Phuket (HKT) to Langkawi (LGK) HKT - LGK

$91 - $345

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Surat Thani to Langkawi Islands is to Mini Van and ferry which costs ฿710 - ฿750 and takes 8 h 58 min.

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The quickest way to get from Surat Thani to Langkawi Islands is to Mini Van and ferry which costs ฿710 - ฿750 and takes 8 h 58 min.

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The distance between Surat Thani and Langkawi Islands is 316 km.

The best way to get from Surat Thani to Langkawi Islands without a car is to Mini Van and bus and ferry and Speedboat which takes 10 h 3 min and costs ฿2200 - ฿5500.

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It takes approximately 8 h 58 min to get from Surat Thani to Langkawi Islands, including transfers.

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

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Langkawi Islands is 1 h ahead of Surat Thani. It is currently 7:14 AM in Surat Thani and 8:14 AM in Langkawi Islands.

Bangkok Airways, Thai AirAsia, Malaysia Airlines and two other airlines offer flights from Krabi Airport to Langkawi Airport.

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Map of how to get from Surat Thani to Langkawi Islands.
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  • Distance: 197.6 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 58 min

What companies run services between Surat Thani, Thailand and Langkawi Islands, Malaysia?

There is no direct connection from Surat Thani to Kuah. However, you can take the Mini Van to Trang, take the Mini Van to Satun, take the drive to Tammalang Pier Satun, take the ferry to Kuah Ferry Terminal Langkawi, then take the drive to Kuah. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Surat Thani to Kuah via Trang, Trang station, Koh Lipe, and Langkawi in around 10 h 3 min.

Airlines
AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Krabi to Langkawi via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
4 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $290
Flights from Krabi to Langkawi via Kuala Lumpur, Penang
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$55 - $290
Flights from Phuket to Langkawi via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $340
Flights from Phuket to Langkawi via Kuala Lumpur, Penang
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$65 - $340
Scoot Tigerair
Website
flyscoot.com
Flights from Krabi to Langkawi via Singapore
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $280
Flights from Phuket to Langkawi via Singapore
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $370
Malaysia Airlines
Website
malaysiaairlines.com
Flights from Krabi to Langkawi via Suvarnabhumi, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Phuket to Langkawi via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $340
Malindo Airways
Website
malindoair.com
Flights from Phuket to Langkawi via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $320
Bus operators
Mini Van
Bus from Suratthani to Trang
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Mini Van
Bus from Trang to Satun
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Tigerline Ferry
Website
tigerlinetravel.com
Bus and ferry from Trang station to Koh Lipe
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$39
Schedules at
tigerlinetravel.com
Book at
12go.asia
Minivan
Bus from Surathani Talad Kaset Station to Hat Yai Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Smart En Plus
Website
12go.asia
Bus and ferry from Hat Yai Bus Station to Ko Lipe
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$22
Schedules at
12go.asia
Phantip Travel
Greenbus Thailand
Website
greenbusthailand.com
Bus from Suratthani to Phuket Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
3 h 6 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
greenbusthailand.com
Book at
12go.asia
Ferry operators
Langkawi Ferry Services
Website
langkawi-ferry.com
Ferry from Tammalang Pier Satun to Kuah Ferry Terminal Langkawi
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
langkawi-ferry.com
Andaman Ferry Service
Website
andamanferryservice.com
Ferry from Koh Lipe to Langkawi
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$27 - $120
Schedules at
andamanferryservice.com
Bundhaya speedboat
Website
bundhayaspeedboat.com
Ferry from Koh Lipe to Langkawi
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Schedules at
bundhayaspeedboat.com
Tigerline Ferry
Website
tigerlinetravel.com
Ferry from Koh Lipe to Langkawi
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
tigerlinetravel.com
Book at
12go.asia

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