Flights from Johor Bahru to Langkawi

Flight information Johor Bahru to Langkawi

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Average flight time, total distance 681 kilometres

1h 20min

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1 airport

Airlines that fly from Johor Bahru to Langkawi

There are currently no direct flights available from Johor Bahru to Langkawi in Malaysia. However, there are at least three airlines that offer connecting flights through George Town or Kuala Lumpur. These airlines include AirAsia, Malaysia Airlines, and Firefly Airlines. All of these airlines leave for Langkawi via Senai International Airport near Johor Bahru, and arrive at Langkawi International Airport.

Terminal Information

Flights leaving for Langkawi via Senai International Airport in Johor Bahru will be using the main terminal of the airport. The main terminal is operated by the Senai Airport Terminal Services Sdn Bhd, and is equipped with various services, ranging from security services, immigration assistance, check-in desks, baggage handling services, and waiting areas/lounges, and even passenger assistance desks.

On the other hand, flights from Johor Bahru will be arriving through the sole terminal of Langkawi International Airport. Langkawi International Airport terminal receives flights from several airlines, including AirAsia, Firefly, Malaysia Airlines, Malindo Air, Silk Air, and Tigerair. The terminal has ground transportation connections to Langkawi via Padang Matsirat.

Practical Information

Domestic passengers are advised to prepare all the necessary documents, including appropriate picture identification cards, boarding confirmation/flight confirmation documents, and other related files. Foreign visitors travelling around Malaysia are meanwhile advised to present the above-mentioned documents along with their passports, and their visa requirements if applicable. Incomplete documents presented would result to not being able to board flights, so do make sure to produce copies of the documents before heading out to the airport. Prepare for other travel needs as well, including transportation and accommodation needs, and local currency (for foreign travellers). Generally, it is advised to be at the airport at least an hour (for domestic flights) before the flight schedule, and should know the rules and regulations regarding flight changes and transfers.

What to expect in Langkawi

Langkawi, or officially known as Langkawi the Jewel of Kedah, is an archipelago of 104 islands belonging to Malaysia. The islands are part of the state of Kedah, which is near the Thailand border. The largest of the 104 islands is its name sake Langkawi Island, which has a population of some 64,792 people. Langkawi does not have a time difference with Johor Bahru, as they belong to the same country and the same time zone. Further, the island group currently receives more than 2,400mm of rain annually, with the dry season running between December to February and the wet season running between March and November. August is the islands' wettest month, when it normally receives at least 500mm of rain.

When it comes to the cost of living, Johor Bahru and Langkawi almost have the same prices: cheap food, cheap transportation costs, and even cheaper produce.

This information is correct as of August 2015.

Prices shown on this page are estimated lowest prices only. Found in the last 45 days.