From Kuah Jetty to Penang by Ferries
From Langkawi Airport to Penang by Flights
Passenger reviews out of total 978 passengers who traveled with us on this route.
At 12Go our operators offer three types of service:
Cheap, Fast, Good - but you can usually pick only two of them!
Cheap & Fast won’t be Good. (e.g. buses from/to Khao San Road, local buses or 3rd class trains)
Cheap & Good won’t be Fast. (e.g. VIP trains in Thailand)
Fast & Good won’t be Cheap. (e.g. private limousine services, or VIP24 buses vs Express buses)
Make your choice! Please remember that while we are closely monitoring the services, we are still an agency marketplace. That means we focus on ticketing services and route availability & coverage rather than on the factual seat reclining angle you will get on the bus today.
How to get from Langkawi to Penang
Travelling between Langkawi and Penang is possible by flight and ferry. Flight guarantees the fastest travel on this route. Ferry is the slowest option.
The most expensive ticket will cost you MYR 249.22 if you go by flight; to keep it budget-friendly, opt for a ferry which will set you back mere MYR 78.55.
How long does it take to get from Langkawi to Penang?
It can take you anywhere between 1 and 3 hours to travel between Langkawi and Penang depending on the means of transport you choose.
Flight is the fastest way to travel between Langkawi and Penang. Flight will bring you to your destination in 35m. Ferry does a much slower job and take about 2h 20m to reach Penang.
How much does it cost to get from Langkawi to Penang?
Travelling between Langkawi and Penang can be as cheap as MYR 78.55 if you opt for a Super Fast Ferry Ventures ferry and as expensive as MYR 249.22 if you buy a Firefly flight ticket.
Here is the list of how much you can expect to pay travelling by each means of transport available for this route.
How many trips per day are there between Langkawi and Penang ?
- 8 from Langkawi to Penang starting from 10:10 Langkawi Airport until 17:30 Langkawi Airport
- 2 from Langkawi to Penang starting from 10:30 Kuah Jetty until 15:00 Kuah Jetty
Check above for a bus, train, flight and ferry timetable from Langkawi to Penang.
What mode of transportation is the best one for my route?
Flying is the fastest and often the most expensive way to travel from Langkawi to Penang, but with a bit of luck you can score very good deals for as little as MYR 102.00.
Things to remember: Note that some of the airlines may have restrictions on checked luggage weight or require paying extra for check-in, choosing seats or transportation of oversized luggage.
If opting for a flight, calculate the time you will spend getting to and from the airports as well as the waiting time before your flight, getting through immigration in case of an international flight and recovering your checked luggage.
In certain cases all these procedures can add no less than 5 hours to your total travel time.
Airlines flying between Langkawi and Penang
AirAsia (AirAsia), Firefly
Ferry may be a tiring experience especially if you are prone to seasickness and often is not the cheapest option available but it almost always makes for a very picturesque journey.
Things to remember: Ferry rides may be cancelled due to rough seas.
Companies operating ferry routes between Langkawi and Penang
Super Fast Ferry Ventures
What is the most popular transport to get from Langkawi to Penang?
There is a choice of transportation means any time of the day with ferry remaining the most popular option due to their reasonable pricing and comfort.
Out of 1000 travellers who bought tickets for this route
- 852 travelled aboard a ferry
- 148 decided to fly