From Kuah Jetty to Penang by Ferries

From Langkawi Airport to Penang by Flights

Flight #FY2453 by Firefly
13:20
LGK Langkawi Airport, Kedah
35m flight #FY2453 with Firefly in Economy
13:55
PEN Penang International Airport
Flight #AK6240 by AirAsia
14:15
LGK Langkawi Airport, Kedah
40m flight #AK6240 with AirAsia in Economy
14:55
PEN Penang International Airport
Flight #AK6243 by AirAsia
17:35
LGK Langkawi Airport, Kedah
40m flight #AK6243 with AirAsia in Economy
4
18:15
PEN Penang International Airport

Langkawi to Penang Schedule

Langkawi to Penang Schedule
Transport NameRoute TimePrice
Super Fast Ferry Ventures ferry 10:30 - 13:35MYR 80.80
Firefly Economy #FY245313:20 - 13:55MYR 225.79
AirAsia Economy #AK624014:15 - 14:55MYR 110.17
Super Fast Ferry Ventures ferry 15:00 - 18:05MYR 80.80
AirAsia Economy #AK624716:25 - 17:05MYR 110.17

Langkawi to Penang destination reviews

3.7
25 customer reviews
5
28%
4
32%
3
28%
2
4%
1
8%
28% of 25 travelers were presumably happy with this destination
MO
4
ferry Ferry, Super Fast Ferry Ventures, Jul 19, 2019
Nice handling.
GT
3
ferry Ferry, Super Fast Ferry Ventures, Jun 1, 2019
The seats were in need of a clean and all the windows had poor visibility as dirty.
EK
5
ferry Ferry, Super Fast Ferry Ventures, Mar 13, 2019
Excellent service well organised and left on time.
ST
3
ferry Ferry, Super Fast Ferry Ventures, Jan 7, 2019
Not too bad. Was late. Should upgrade the old jetty with a cafe and better airconditioning. Really difficult to look out of the window much either.
VZ
3
ferry Ferry, Super Fast Ferry Ventures, Dec 4, 2018
You need to have a printed ticket. Arrival was delayed. AC was quite strong.
SC
3
ferry Ferry, Super Fast Ferry Ventures, Oct 31, 2018
I performed the above journey on 29th oct. While the journey was comfortable arrival at penang was delayed . The arrival time mentioned in the ticket was 17.20 whereas we reached penang an hour late.
JF
4
ferry Ferry, Super Fast Ferry Ventures, Sep 18, 2018
It was a very good trip. The ferry is basic but it doesn’t matter as it just does what it is supposed to do! I would use it again!
RD
3
ferry Ferry, Super Fast Ferry Ventures, Jan 30, 2019
The sea was calm so it was a good trip
AJ
2
ferry Ferry, Super Fast Ferry Ventures, Aug 22, 2018
Boat stalls and delays trip

Popular Routes in Malaysia

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 237.26 if you go by flight; to keep it budget-friendly, opt for a flight which will set you back mere MYR 78.48.

How long does it take to get from Langkawi to Penang?

It can take you anywhere between 1 and 4 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 3h 5m 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 78.48 if you opt for a AirAsia (AirAsia) flight and as expensive as MYR 237.26 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 ?

  • 4 from Langkawi to Penang starting from 13:20 Langkawi Airport until 19:00 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?

Flights

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 78.00.

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

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

  • 992 travelled aboard a ferry
  • 8 decided to fly