Travel & Accommodation

Getting There

Strategically located just off the coast of Kedah in north Malaysia and south of Thailand, Langkawi is well-served by daily flights and ferry services from Malaysia's mainland.

MIEC is then just 0.5 kilometres from Langkawi International Airport and is easily accessible via a variety of transportation options.

Jalan Lima, Padang Matsirat Kedah, Langkawi, Malaysian Islands 07000, Malaysia.

By Air

There are daily flights to Langkawi from Kuala Lumpur, which land at Langkawi International Airport. There are also direct flights from Penang and Singapore.

By Rail

KTM Malayan Railway provides comfortable and economical rail services from Kuala Lumpur to Alor Setar and Arau. From these places, one may take a taxi or bus to either Kuala Kedah or Kuala Perlis and then proceed by express ferry to the main island. Visit www.ktmb.com.my for more details.

By Sea

Ferries usually leave the port of Kuala Kedah on the mainland on the hour from 7am to 6pm. The ride lasts 1.5 hours. There are also ferry services from the mainland port of Kuala Perlis and the Thai port of Satun, both 45 minutes from Langkawi.