Cheap flight to Langkawi International Airport (LGK)
Langkawi International Airport (LGK) is the main airport serving Langkawi Island, Kedah. The airport has one terminal serving both domestic and international flights and transports more than 4 million passengers in 2018. Both departure and arrival hall is easy to navigate and offers a duty-free zone and Skymall. Other facilities available at Langkawi International Airport includes restaurants, shopping venues, a bank, and public phones.
Getting to Langkawi Island town centre from the airport after your flight to Langkawi is easy and takes around 25 minutes. Taxis are readily available at the baggage claim and terminal exit area and has a fixed one-way rate. The rate depends on the number of the person on board and the destination and it can range from RM12 to RM150. Since there is no public transportation available on the island, the most convenient way to travel around is to get a car rental in Langkawi.
Airlines that fly to Langkawi Airport (LGK)
Major airlines that serve flights to Langkawi are Malaysia Airlines, AirAsia, and Malindo Air. Other airlines that also serve flights to Langkawi include Scoot, China Southern Airlines, Firefly and chartered airline TUI Airways.
Travelling to Langkawi
Best time to visit Langkawi
The best time to visit Langkawi is from December to February when the rainfall is low. The average daytime temperature in Langkawi is around 31 to 34 degree Celsius. Travelling to Langkawi in the dry season allows you to enjoy all the outdoor activities that Langkawi is known for. However, considering that the dry season is also the high season, rates for hotels in Langkawi will be higher in these months compared to other months.
The shoulder season, when the tourist crowd begins to lessen, starts from April to August and is perfect for those wanting to travel with a smaller budget. It is easier for you to access the beaches and you’ll face shorter queues when visiting Langkawi from April to August. Hotel rates are also more affordable.
Things to do in Langkawi
From enchanting beach view to hilly paths, there are many exciting things to do in Langkawi. One of the must-visit destinations is the Langkawi Sky Bridge, a 123-meter-long curved bridge that is suspended 700 meters above sea level. You will be able to enjoy the view of Gunung Mat Cincang and Telaja Tujuh waterfall on a clear day.
To get to the Langkawi Sky Bridge, you will need to take a ride on the Langkawi Cable Car which costs RM35 for adults, and RM25 for children. Do take note that there is a yearly maintenance schedule for the cable car and during this period, the cable car will not be available. You may check for the exact closure dates on the official website.
While in Langkawi, you may also want to visit and dine at Pantai Cenang, where visitors can have a lively, value-for-money dining experience.
Langkawi travel budget
A meal in an average restaurant in Langkawi costs ~RM15 while the average Langkawi hotel rate per night is around RM80. You may compare & book recommended hotels in Langkawi on Skyscanner for your trip.
How to find cheap air tickets to Langkawi Airport (LGK) on Skyscanner
Skyscanner is a leading global travel search engine helping over 80 million travellers each month find cheap flights across millions of routes and thousands of partners like AirAsia and Malaysia Airlines.
If you are new to Skyscanner, welcome! We are here to help you find cheap air tickets fuss-free.
Not sure when to take your flight to Langkawi? Try the Cheapest Month feature to quickly identify the cheapest month to travel.
Not sure if you've found the best price? Set up a Price Alert for your flight to Langkawi and get alerted when the price changes so you can book when the price is low.
Information is accurate as of 4 March 2019
Flexible where you fly? Search nearby airports for bigger savings.
Airports near Langkawi
Prices shown on this page are estimated lowest prices only. Found in the last 45 days.