Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Langkawi, Malaysia

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Did you mean flights from Langkawi to Kuala Lumpur?

Langkawi, the Jewel of Kedah, is an archipelago of 99 islands in Malaysia. Comprising of various island geographies in this middle of the ocean, the city boasts beautiful scenery and a variety of outdoor activities for every adventurer, young or old. An idyllic tropical paradise, Langkawi is perfect for anyone who likes to keep busy or those in search of an escape from the rush of daily life. Some tourist favorites include the Langkawi SkyCab and SkyBridge, jet ski tours and natural saltwater Jacuzzis. Whatever your tastes, you will not be able to resist the natural beauty of Langkawi.

Flying to Langkawi

1. Which airports serve Kuala Lumpur to Langkawi?

You have two options for leaving Kuala Lumpur for Langkawi. The first is Kuala Lumpur International Airport, located about 45 km from the city center. This will probably be your preferred departure point as it offers more direct flights. Your other option is Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah Airport, which has fewer convenient flight routes but is located only 29 km from the city center.

When arriving at your destination, you will land in Langkawi International Airport, which is about 10 km from the city.

2. Which airlines operate flights from Kuala Lumpur to Langkawi?

There are several options for carriers to Langkawi, including AirAsia, Malaysia, and Firefly. Some offer daily departures, but you will want to research when flights are available before planning your trip dates.

3. How long is the flight?

A non-stop flight will last about one hour and ten minutes, and there is no time difference to take into account when planning your travel.

4. Climate changes between Kuala Lumpur and Langkawi

Both cities have comparable climates with average temperatures ranging from lows of 73ºF to highs of 91ºF year-round. Be sure to bring breathable, light clothing and swim gear for doing water-based activities in Langkawi.

5. Culture differences and need-to-know

Both cities are popular tourist destinations and do not differ greatly in their cultures. The currency in both cities is the Malaysian ringgit and is useful to keep some cash in hand when traveling. Larger businesses are generally happy to accept debit cards, and major credit cards such as Visa and MasterCard are readily accepted in most establishments.

Langkawi Information

Kuala Lumpur is Malaysia’s national capital and home to over 7.2 million residents. Langkawi, or “the Jewel of Kedah,” is an archipelago of 99 islands in Malaysia and offers a much slower pace of life, with around 85,000 residents calling the area home.

Comprised of 99 islands (plus 5 more when the tide is low) and surrounded by the ocean, the city boasts beautiful scenery and a variety of outdoor activities. Recommended stops are the Langkawi SkyCab and SkyBridge for a high-rise view of the area or a jet ski tour to get up-close with the beautiful water.

Langkawi supplies about half of Malaysia’s rice and accordingly is known as the “rice bowl of Malaysia.” When it comes time to eat during your travels, rice will be a staple. The ocean also influences the Langkawi diet, with barbecued seafood being extremely popular.

The city’s size means that there is no pressing need for major public transit systems, so locals take private cars or motorbikes to navigate the area. As a visitor, you may wish to walk more to take in more sights, so a natural saltwater Jacuzzi to wind down from a busy day spent on the go might be another item to add to your itinerary.

Kuala Lumpur to Langkawi Last modified: Sep 18, 2021 11:35 -04:00

We've scanned 26,635 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights to Langkawi. !! & AirAsia frequently offer the best deals to Langkawi flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

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How Much is a Flight from Kuala Lumpur to Langkawi?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Kuala Lumpur to Langkawi, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be MYR378.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Langkawi?

The best way to find a great deal on airfare is to search multiple sites. When you run a search on FareCompare, we search multiple sites and fare sources all at once so you don't have to - which is why we think FareCompare is the best place to find cheap tickets. Airlines can adjust prices for tickets from Kuala Lumpur to Langkawi based on the day and time that you decide to book your flight. We have collected data from all airlines, and have found that Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays are often the best days to book flights. If you'd like to learn more, read our article about the best time to buy airline tickets.

How far in advance should I book tickets from Kuala Lumpur to Langkawi?

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance to book your flight from Kuala Lumpur to Langkawi.

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days MYR482 MYR323
7-14 days MYR168 MYR260
14-21 days MYR151 MYR403
21-30 days MYR114 MYR302
30-60 days MYR105 MYR302
60-90 days MYR51 MYR621
90+ days MYR474 MYR495

Cheapest Day To Fly from Kuala Lumpur to Langkawi

We've examined 53,270 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Kuala Lumpur to Langkawi is Sunday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

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Compare Flight Prices from Kuala Lumpur to Langkawi by Month

Low priced flights are most commonly available by purchasing between one and three months in advance. International or holiday flights may need to be purchased even further in advance. The chart below shows the cheapest flight prices by month for Kuala Lumpur to Langkawi flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
September Kuala Lumpur Langkawi !! 9/16/21 9/18/21 0 MYR80
October Kuala Lumpur Langkawi AirAsia 10/20/21 10/22/21 0 MYR105
November Kuala Lumpur Langkawi Malaysia 11/27/21 11/29/21 0 MYR55
December Kuala Lumpur Langkawi !! 12/24/21 12/27/21 0 MYR474
November Kuala Lumpur Langkawi AirAsia 11/15/21 11/18/21 0 MYR197
December Kuala Lumpur Langkawi AirAsia 12/18/21 12/22/21 0 MYR38
March Kuala Lumpur Langkawi AirAsia 3/22/22 3/24/22 0 MYR105
February Kuala Lumpur Langkawi 00 2/12/22 2/15/22 0 MYR361

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Langkawi

Looking for cheap last minute flights or a weekend getaway? We've got you covered with weekend flight deals from Kuala Lumpur to Langkawi. The chart below shows the best last minute deals and cheap flights this weekend we could find.

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Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Langkawi

Flights between some cities may be significantly cheaper if you choose a multi-stop airline ticket. Although these connecting flights sacrifice some convenience, on average, travelers save 20%-60% when they choose to fly multi-stop versus a direct flight.

The average price for connecting flights from Kuala Lumpur to Langkawi is MYR323.

The average price for direct flights from Kuala Lumpur to Langkawi is MYR218.

The chart below shows up to date information regarding non-stop flights from Kuala Lumpur to Langkawi.

Weekly Direct Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Langkawi - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
AirAsia 10 11 10 11 11 11 11 01:20 15:25
Firefly 1 0 1 0 1 0 1 07:30 07:30
Malindo 8 9 8 9 9 8 9 03:15 13:50

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Langkawi

We have found that there is often no price difference between buying a round trip flight versus a one way flight. Increased flexibility is the main benefit when it comes to buying a one way flight from Kuala Lumpur to Langkawi. However, booking a round trip flight can be a simpler process. You can compare round trip and one way flights by using our flight comparison.

The average price for one way flights from Kuala Lumpur to Langkawi is MYR42.

The average price for round trip flights from Kuala Lumpur to Langkawi is MYR218.

Kuala Lumpur to Langkawi Flight Questions

Below are some common questions that asked about this flight route:

Question: How long is the flight from Kuala Lumpur to Langkawi?
Answer: The average Kuala Lumpur to Langkawi flight time is an hour and 10 minutes.
Question: How far is Langkawi from Kuala Lumpur?
Answer: The distance from Kuala Lumpur to Langkawi is 410 kilometers (255 miles).
Question: How common are direct flights from Kuala Lumpur to Langkawi?
Answer: There are 139 direct flights from Kuala Lumpur to Langkawi.
Question: What are the most popular Kuala Lumpur airlines for direct flights from Kuala Lumpur to Langkawi?
Answer: AirAsia provides 53% of the non-stop flights between Kuala Lumpur and Langkawi.

Kuala Lumpur to Langkawi Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Kuala Lumpur and Langkawi. If your route includes a city with multiple airports, you may be able to find substantial savings by choosing an alternate airport.

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