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There are 8 ways to get from Taiping to Langkawi Cable Car by train, car ferry, 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, car ferry, ferry  •  6h 8m

  1. Take the train from Taiping to Butterworth
  2. Take the car ferry from Sultan Abdul Halim Ferry Terminal to Raja Tun Uda Ferry Terminal
  3. Take the ferry from Swettenham Pier to Kuah Ferry Terminal

$36 - $41

Cheapest option

Train, bus, ferry  •  7h 8m

  1. Take the train from Taiping to Butterworth
  2. Take the bus from Butterworth Bus Terminal to Kuala Perlis
  3. Take the ferry from Kuala Perlis to Langkawi

$22 - $27

6 alternative options

Train, ferry  •  6h 14m

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

$23 - $29

Bus, ferry  •  7h 44m

  1. Take the bus from Terminal Taiping to Terminal Bas Shahab Perdana Alor Setar
  2. Take the ferry from Kuala Perlis to Langkawi

$48 - $51

Train, car ferry to Penang, fly  •  4h 24m

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

$24 - $86

Train to Alor Setar, fly  •  6h 5m

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

$40 - $161

Train to Ipoh, fly  •  6h 48m

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

$74 - $382

Train, train to Kuala Lumpur, fly  •  6h 30m

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

$33 - $156

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Taiping to Langkawi Cable Car is to train and bus and ferry which costs RM 90 - RM 120 and takes 7h 8m.

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The quickest way to get from Taiping to Langkawi Cable Car is to train and car ferry and fly which costs RM 95 - RM 360 and takes 4h 24m.

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The distance between Taiping and Langkawi Cable Car is 206 km.

The best way to get from Taiping to Langkawi Cable Car without a car is to train and car ferry and ferry which takes 6h 8m and costs RM 140 - RM 170.

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It takes approximately 6h 8m to get from Taiping to Langkawi Cable Car, including transfers.

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

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

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There are 455+ hotels available in Langkawi Cable Car. Prices start at $21 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Taiping to Langkawi Cable Car.
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  • Distance: 128.7 miles
  • Duration: 6h 8m

What companies run services between Taiping, Malaysia and Langkawi Cable Car, Malaysia?

There is no direct connection from Taiping to Langkawi Cable Car. However, you can take the train to Butterworth, take the walk to Sultan Abdul Halim Ferry Terminal, take the car ferry to Raja Tun Uda Ferry Terminal, take the walk to Swettenham Pier, take the ferry to Kuah Ferry Terminal, then take the taxi to Langkawi Cable Car. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Taiping to Langkawi Cable Car via Arau, Arau Station Bus Stop, Terminal Bukit Lagi, Kuala Perlis, Kuala Perlis, and Langkawi in around 6h 14m.

Airlines
AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Penang to Langkawi
Ave. Duration
37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$12 - $80
Flights from Alor Setar to Langkawi via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $170
Flights from Alor Setar to Langkawi via Kuala Lumpur, Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$45 - $250
Flights from Alor Setar to Langkawi via Kuala Lumpur, Penang
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $170
Flights from Ipoh to Langkawi via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $390
Flights from Ipoh to Langkawi via Singapore Changi, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $400
Flights from Ipoh to Langkawi via Senai, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $370
Flights from Ipoh to Langkawi via Senai, Penang
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$65 - $370
Flights from Ipoh to Langkawi via Singapore Changi, Penang
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $390
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Langkawi
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$12 - $200
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Langkawi via Penang
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$12 - $200
Firefly
Website
fireflyz.com.my
Flights from Penang to Langkawi
Ave. Duration
35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$24 - $110
Flights from Alor Setar to Langkawi via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $190
Flights from Alor Setar to Langkawi via Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$25 - $140
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Langkawi
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $260
Malaysia Airlines
Website
malaysiaairlines.com
Flights from Penang to Langkawi
Ave. Duration
35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$24 - $110
Flights from Alor Setar to Langkawi via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $190
Flights from Alor Setar to Langkawi via Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$25 - $140
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Langkawi
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $260
Malindo Airways
Website
malindoair.com
Flights from Alor Setar to Langkawi via Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$27 - $150
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Langkawi
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$25 - $240
Scoot Tigerair
Website
flyscoot.com
Flights from Ipoh to Langkawi via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $370
Train operators
KTM ETS Malaysia Railway
Phone
03 2267 1200
Email
cllcenter@ktmb.com.my
Website
ktmb.com.my
Train from Taiping to Butterworth
Ave. Duration
55m
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 Taiping to Arau
Ave. Duration
1h 51m
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 Taiping to Anak Bukit
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
ktmb.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
Silver
$5 - $6
Gold
$7 - $8
Platinum
$9 - $11
Train from Taiping to Ipoh
Ave. Duration
50m
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
Train from Taiping to KL Sentral
Ave. Duration
3h 31m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Schedules at
ktmb.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
Silver
$7 - $8
Gold
$10 - $12
Platinum
$13 - $16
KTM Komuter
Website
spad.gov.my
Train from Taiping to Butterworth
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
intranet4.ktmb.com.my
KLIA Express
Website
kliaekspres.com
Train from KL Sentral to Klia T1
Ave. Duration
30m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $17
Schedules at
kliaekspres.com
Bus operators
Express Kesatuan
Website
easybook.com
Bus from Butterworth Bus Terminal to Kuala Perlis
Ave. Duration
2h 26m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
easybook.com
Plusliner
Website
plusliner.com.my
Bus from Butterworth Bus Terminal to Kuala Perlis
Ave. Duration
2h 26m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
plusliner.com.my
Book at
easybook.com
StarMart Express
Ferry operators
Rapid Ferry
Car ferry from Sultan Abdul Halim Ferry Terminal to Raja Tun Uda Ferry Terminal
Ave. Duration
20m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
myrapid.com.my
Adult passenger
$1
Car
$2
Super Fast Ferry Ventures
Website
superfastferry.com.my
Ferry from Swettenham Pier to Kuah Ferry Terminal
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$20
Schedules at
superfastferry.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
Langkawi Ferry Line
Website
langkawiferryline.com
Ferry from Kuala Perlis to Langkawi
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
langkawiferryline.com

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