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There are 7 ways to get from Tanah Rata to Ko Lipe by train, ferry, bus, car 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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Train, ferry  •  10h 2m

  1. Take the train from Kampar to Alor Setar
  2. Take the ferry from Kuala Kedah to Langkawi
  3. Take the ferry from Kuah Ferry Terminal Langkawi to Koh Lipe

฿2827 - ฿3233

Cheapest option

Bus, bus and ferry  •  13h 9m

  1. Take the bus from Tanah Rata Bus Terminal to Terminal Amanjaya Ipoh
  2. Take the bus from Terminal Amanjaya to Hat Yai
  3. Take the bus and ferry from Hat Yai station to Koh Lipe

฿1008 - ฿1128

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Bus, car ferry, ferry  •  10h 31m

  1. Take the bus from Tanah Rata Bus Terminal to Butterworth Bus Terminal
  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
  4. Take the ferry from Kuah Ferry Terminal Langkawi to Koh Lipe

฿1605 - ฿1748

Bus, ferry via Ipoh  •  10h 52m

  1. Take the bus from Tanah Rata Bus Terminal to Terminal Amanjaya Ipoh
  2. Take the bus from Terminal Amanjaya to Terminal Bas Shahab Perdana Alor Setar
  3. Take the ferry from Kuala Kedah to Langkawi
  4. Take the ferry from Kuah Ferry Terminal Langkawi to Koh Lipe

฿1397 - ฿1527

Bus, ferry  •  13h 54m

  1. Take the bus from Cameron Highlands Tanah Rata to Kuala Perlis
  2. Take the ferry from Kuala Perlis to Langkawi
  3. Take the ferry from Kuah Ferry Terminal Langkawi to Koh Lipe

฿1680

Bus, train to Kuala Lumpur, fly, ferry  •  10h 29m

  1. Take the bus from Tanah Rata Bus Terminal to Terminal Bersepadu Selatan
  2. Take the train from Bandar Tasik Selatan to Klia T1
  3. Fly from Kuala Lumpur (KUL) to Langkawi (LGK) KUL - LGK
  4. Take the ferry from Telaga Harbor Marina Langkawi to Koh Lipe

฿1970 - ฿5677

Bus to Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah, fly, ferry  •  11h 4m

  1. Take the bus from Tanah Rata Bus Terminal to KL Sentral Station
  2. Fly from Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah (SZB) to Langkawi (LGK) SZB - LGK
  3. Take the ferry from Telaga Harbor Marina Langkawi to Koh Lipe

฿2132 - ฿5707

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Tanah Rata to Ko Lipe is to bus and bus and ferry which costs RM 120 - RM 150 and takes 13h 9m.

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The quickest way to get from Tanah Rata to Ko Lipe is to train and ferry which costs RM 350 - RM 410 and takes 10h 2m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Tanah Rata to Ko Lipe. However, there are services departing from Tanah Rata Bus Terminal and arriving at Koh Lipe via Terminal Amanjaya and Hat Yai station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13h 9m.

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The distance between Tanah Rata and Ko Lipe is 321 km.

The best way to get from Tanah Rata to Ko Lipe without a car is to train and ferry which takes 10h 2m and costs RM 350 - RM 410.

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It takes approximately 10h 2m to get from Tanah Rata to Ko Lipe, including transfers.

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Tanah Rata to Ko Lipe bus services, operated by Perak Transit, depart from Tanah Rata Bus Terminal station.

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The quickest flight from Kuala Lumpur Airport to Langkawi Airport is the direct flight which takes 55m.

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Tanah Rata to Ko Lipe bus services, operated by Sukhothai Tour Hat Yai, arrive at Koh Lipe station.

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Ko Lipe is 1h behind Tanah Rata. It is currently 6:19 AM in Tanah Rata and 5:19 AM in Ko Lipe.

Map of how to get from Tanah Rata to Ko Lipe.
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  • Distance: 200.8 miles
  • Duration: 10h 2m

What companies run services between Tanah Rata, Malaysia and Ko Lipe, Thailand?

There is no direct connection from Tanah Rata to Ko Lipe. However, you can take the taxi to Kampar, take the train to Alor Setar, take the walk to Alor Setar, take the bus to Kuala Kedah, take the walk 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 Tanah Rata to Ko Lipe via Butterworth Bus Terminal, Sultan Abdul Halim Ferry Terminal, Raja Tun Uda Ferry Terminal, Swettenham Pier, Kuah Ferry Terminal, and Kuah Ferry Terminal Langkawi in around 10h 31m.

Airlines
AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Langkawi
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿420 - ฿6500
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Langkawi via Penang
Ave. Duration
2h 42m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
฿420 - ฿6500
Malindo Airways
Website
malindoair.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Langkawi
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿800 - ฿8000
Flights from Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah to Langkawi
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿800 - ฿7000
Malaysia Airlines
Website
malaysiaairlines.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Langkawi
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿700 - ฿8500
Flights from Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah to Langkawi
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
฿700 - ฿11000
Flights from Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah to Langkawi via Penang
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿700 - ฿11000
Firefly
Website
fireflyz.com.my
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Langkawi
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿700 - ฿8500
Flights from Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah to Langkawi
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
฿700 - ฿11000
Flights from Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah to Langkawi via Penang
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿700 - ฿11000
Train operators
KTM ETS Malaysia Railway
Phone
03 2267 1200
Email
cllcenter@ktmb.com.my
Website
ktmb.com.my
Train from Kampar to Alor Setar
Ave. Duration
2h 43m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
฿240 - ฿380
Schedules at
ktmb.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
Silver
฿240 - ฿260
Gold
฿340 - ฿380
Platinum
฿440 - ฿550
KLIA Express
Website
kliaekspres.com
Train from Bandar Tasik Selatan to Klia T1
Ave. Duration
29m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
฿270 - ฿460
Schedules at
kliaekspres.com
Book at
kliaekspres.com
Bus operators
Perak Transit
Phone
05-255 1128
Email
enquiry@peraktransit.com.my
Website
peraktransit.com.my
Bus from Tanah Rata Bus Terminal to Butterworth Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
3h 8m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
฿190 - ฿290
Schedules at
peraktransit.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
Bus from Tanah Rata Bus Terminal to Terminal Amanjaya Ipoh
Ave. Duration
50m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
฿85 - ฿130
Schedules at
peraktransit.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
Bus from Tanah Rata Bus Terminal to Terminal Bersepadu Selatan
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
฿180 - ฿290
Schedules at
peraktransit.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
CS Travel & Tours
Phone
+6012-5689722
Email
cstravel2009@gmail.com
Website
cstravel.com.my
Bus from Cameron Highlands to Ipoh Aman Jaya
Ave. Duration
2h 33m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
฿158
Schedules at
cstravel.com.my
Book at
easybook.com
Bus from Tanah Rata Bus Terminal to Terminal Bersepadu Selatan
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
฿316
Schedules at
cstravel.com.my
Book at
easybook.com
Bus from Tanah Rata Bus Terminal to KL Sentral Station
Ave. Duration
4h 48m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
฿316
Schedules at
cstravel.com.my
Book at
easybook.com
Transnasional
Phone
+60 3 4045 8878
Email
talk2us@ktb.com.my
Website
transnasional.com.my
Bus from Terminal Amanjaya to Terminal Bas Shahab Perdana Alor Setar
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
฿190
Schedules at
transnasional.com.my
Book at
easybook.com
Express Kesatuan
Phone
+6016-5217774
Website
easybook.com
Bus from Terminal Amanjaya to Terminal Bas Shahab Perdana Alor Setar
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
฿237
Book at
easybook.com
Cepat Express
Phone
+603 7728 8789
Email
helpdesk@eticketing.my
Website
cepatexpress.com.my
Bus from Terminal Amanjaya to Terminal Bas Shahab Perdana Alor Setar
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
฿190
Book at
easybook.com
Sri Maju
Phone
+604 313 4620
Email
srimajutours@srimaju.com
Website
srimaju.com
Bus from Terminal Amanjaya to Terminal Bas Shahab Perdana Alor Setar
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
฿190
Book at
easybook.com
Sri Theven Express
Phone
03-3224 8776
Website
easybook.com
Bus from Terminal Amanjaya to Hat Yai
Ave. Duration
5h 43m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
฿270
Schedules at
easybook.com
Sukhothai Tour Hat Yai
Phone
081-542-4495
Email
sukhothaitourhatyai@gmail.com
Website
sukhothaitourhatyai.com
Bus and ferry from Hat Yai station to Koh Lipe
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
฿650
Schedules at
sukhothaitourhatyai.com
Book at
12go.asia
Tigerline Ferry
Phone
+66980 168 181
Email
168ferry@gmail.com
Website
tigerlinetravel.com
Bus and ferry from Hat Yai to Ko Lipe
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
฿700
Schedules at
tigerlinetravel.com
Book at
12go.asia
Unititi express
Phone
+605 4911 452
Website
unititi.com.my
Bus from Cameron Highlands Tanah Rata to Kuala Perlis
Ave. Duration
9h 13m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
฿607
Schedules at
unititi.com.my
Bus from Tanah Rata Bus Terminal to Terminal Bersepadu Selatan
Ave. Duration
4h 53m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
฿339
Schedules at
unititi.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
Bus from Tanah Rata Bus Terminal to KL Sentral
Ave. Duration
4h 38m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
฿339
Schedules at
unititi.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
Ferry operators
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 Ko Lipe
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
฿1100 - ฿1500
Schedules at
tigerlinetravel.com
Book at
12go.asia
Rapid Ferry
Car ferry from Sultan Abdul Halim Ferry Terminal to Raja Tun Uda Ferry Terminal
Ave. Duration
20m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
฿9 - ฿60
Schedules at
myrapid.com.my
Adult passenger
฿10
Car
฿59
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
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

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