The cheapest and easiest way to travel to Langkawi from KL by bus is to catch a coach from TBS bus station (Terminal Bersepadu Selatan) to Kuala Perlis Jetty. There are also less frequent buses from Hentian Duta bus station to Kuala Perlis.
How do I get to Langkawi by bus?
If you want to travel by bus, your best bet is to take a direct bus from KL to Kuala Perlis, as the bus station at K. Perlis is just a couple of minutes walk away from the ferry jetty / terminal. You could also take a bus from KL to Alor Setar, then a local bus from the bus station to the jetty at Kuala Kedah.
How do I get from Kuala Lumpur to Langkawi by train?
One option is to get off the train in Alor Setar. From here you can take a cheap local bus or taxi to the ferry terminal at Kuala Kedah which is just 15 kilometres from Alor Setar. The ferry to Langkawi from here runs regularly all day between 7.00am until 7.00pm and the trip takes 1 hour 45 minutes.
How many hours drive from KL to Langkawi?
Unfortunately, many also have the same idea, and there are no tickets left. The process is similar either way. So, whether you choose to drive and park or book ahead to get a car ticket, here are some tips for the drive from Kuala Lumpur to Langkawi. The trip from KL to Kuala Perlis takes about six hours.
Is Langkawi expensive?
Langkawi is relatively expensive if to compare with KL – a city with higher cost of living. My 1st visit to Langkawi was in 1989 and had been visiting the island for more than 10 times ever since and KL being my birthplace; if I were to compare the rising cost on food and hotel accommodation, Langkawi wins.
How long is the bus from Langkawi to Kuala Lumpur?
The best way to get from Kuala Lumpur to Langkawi without a car is to bus and ferry which takes 9h 11m and costs RM 75 – RM 85. How long does it take to get from Kuala Lumpur to Langkawi? It takes approximately 2h 45m to get from Kuala Lumpur to Langkawi, including transfers.
What is the best time to visit Langkawi?
Best Time to Go to Langkawi
Between the months of November and April, Langkawi weather is a good balance of sunshine and light rainfall, making it the best time to head there for holiday. Temperatures are fairly consistent during the day, ranging from 30°C to 35°C while at night, between 28°C and 29°C.
Can I drive to Langkawi from KL?
There is no road connection all the way to Langkawi. You can however drive down from the mainland Malaysia (like Kualalumpur) on your own car or by bus to one of the following places: … Regular buses/coaches are available between KL and Kuala Perlis (takes about 8 hours).
Can I drive to Langkawi from Penang?
You can drive from Penang to Langkawi by heading to the port of Kuala Perlis. Once you get there, you can either take the car ferry or leave your car in the parking lot. It will cost RM 10 for each day you leave your car in the lot, so take that into consideration when planning your stay on Langkawi.