Transfers to and from Langkawi Airport
Available Transfer Options
Langkawi International Airport Transfers
If you are looking for ways to get to and from Langkawi International Airport then you will find a small selection of transfer options to choose from. We advise you to consider the time of day, your budget, your preferred travel transportation, and the like when you have to decide on your preferred airport transfers.
Airport transfers by car
The Langkawi International Airport is accessible from Jalan Lapangan Terbang road (route 105). It is located about 15 minutes away from the popular Pantai Cenang and Pantai Tengah stretch.
The address of the LGK Airport can be found below:
Langkawi International Airport
Padang Mat Sirat Pulau Langkawi
If you have any questions or concerns you can contact Langkawi Airport by telephone on +60 4 955 1311.
Airport transfers by taxis
All travelers can take a taxi to and from LGK Airport to the surrounding area of the island. The airport is located within Padang Matsirat, which is about 15 minutes away from the popular Pantai Cenang and Pantai Tengah stretch. Furthermore, Langkawi International Airport is situated about a 25 minutes’ drive from the capital town of Kuah.
All customers will have to purchase a coupon at the desk in the Arrival Hall and proceed outside to the sidewalk. Then you should hand your coupon to one of the cab drivers located in the taxi point.
The charges are most often fixed based on the desired destinations.
Rates to the different destinations will of course vary. Some estimated prices from the LGK Airport are shown below:
- Airport to places in Padang Matsirat: RM12
- Airport to Pantai Cenang: RM18
- Airport to Pantai Tengah: RM20
- Airport to Kuah Town (the capital of Langkawi): RM24
- Airport to Pantai Kok: RM24
- Airport to Cable Car, Oriental Village: RM24
- Airport to Air Hangat/ Black Sand Beach: RM25
- Airport to Tanjung Rhu: RM30
- Airport to Gunung Raya Golf Club/Kitsap: RM35
- Airport to Kilim Jetty, WildLife Park: RM35
- Airport to Gunung Raya: RM50
- Airport to Datai Bay Area: RM60
Travelers can also use taxis at hourly rates. Then the cost is RM25 per hour for a minimum of four hours, for up to 4 persons. Any additional hours also cost RM25 per hour.
Please note that bigger taxis with higher capacities will cost extra.
From 11:00 pm until 7:00 am in the morning, you will need to pay an additional surcharge of 50% to the normal taxi fare.
Airport transfers with your car rental
If you are going to rent a vehicle from one of the various Car Rental providers at Langkawi International Airport, this can easily be arranged. All travelers can get a rental car from some of the top rental car companies including Keddy By Europcar, Green Matrix, Europcar, Kasina, Mayflower, Merge Car Rental and Prima Odyssey
Passengers will be able to find the service counters of all the airport’s rental car companies inside the arrivals hall at the airport.
It is highly recommended that you book your reservation as soon as possible before arriving at Langkawi International Airport. This is due to the fact that there are only a limited number of vehicles available for walk-up customers.
Several of the rental car companies at Langkawi Airport provide both short and long term car rentals on the island. Please ask your preferred car rental company for further details.
Please note, that all passengers that have any questions or concerns regarding a rental vehicle reservation at a specific rental car company at LGK Airport, you should contact your preferred rental car agency operating at the airport.
Airport transfers by public transportation
From Langkawi International Airport in Malaysia, all passengers will find only a few public ground transportation services that can bring you to and from your further location:
- Public transportation: There are no scheduled bus or train services On Langkawi, including to and from the airport.
- Airport Shuttles: Passengers will find various hotels and resorts, which offer a shuttle bus service at your disposal to get you to and from the airport.