Cheap flights from Langkawi to Kuala Lumpur
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- Thu 26 SepLGKKULSun 29 SepKULLGKMalindo AirDirectfrom RM120
- Fri 11 OctLGKKULMon 14 OctKULLGKAirAsia + Malaysia AirlinesDirectfrom RM126
- Wed 16 OctLGKKULTue 22 OctKULLGKMalindo AirDirectfrom RM129
Flight information Langkawi to Kuala Lumpur
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Flights per week
Average flight time, total distance 431 kilometres
Most popular airline last month
Kuala Lumpur International and Kuala Lumpur Sultan Abdul Azziz Shah
Frequently asked questions
Flying from Langkawi to Kuala Lumpur
Kuala Lumpur or ‘KL’, is the capital and largest city in Malaysia with a population of over 7.2 million people. It is the cultural, economic and financial centre of Malaysia and also houses the official residence of the Malaysia King, the Istana Negara.
Kuala Lumpur is served by two airport, Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KUL) and Kuala Lumpur Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah Airport (SZB). Langkawi to Kuala Lumpur flights take just over an hour to arrive.
Airlines that fly from Langkawi International Airport (LGK) to Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KUL)
Travellers have the option of AirAsia when looking for cheap flights from Langkawi to Kuala Lumpur. Other airlines such as Malindo Air and Malaysia Airlines also offer direct flight from Langkawi to Kuala Lumpur.
Airlines that fly from Langkawi International Airport (LGK) to Kuala Lumpur Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah (SZB)
When searching for cheap flights from Langkawi to Kuala Lumpur arriving in SZB Airport, travellers have the option of Malindo Air.
Departure from Langkawi Airport
The only mode of transportation travellers can take to the airport is via a public taxi or a pre-arranged private or shared airport transfer from Skyscanner. Travellers should take note that there are no public transportation available in Langkawi. Taxi fare will cost between RM20 - RM30 depending on your pick-up location and will take approximately 15 minutes.
Langkawi International Airport (LGK) Information
Langkawi International Airport is a small single terminal located 9km away from the popular Pantai Cenang area. Being an extremely small airport on the island, dining and duty-free options are limited. Complimentary WiFi is available in most public areas of the airport. Travellers who require a prayer room will be able to find mosque facilities in the airport.
Arrival at Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KUL)
Travellers looking for the fastest and most convenient way of getting to KL Sentral can do so via the KLIA Express train which takes only 30 minutes. A one-way ticket cost RM55. The train is equipped with comfortable seats and complimentary WiFi.
Alternatively, the Skybus or KL Airport Coach also serve a direct route to KL Sentral. This option will cost you RM10. However, the journey may take at least 90 minutes depending on the traffic conditions.
For a more door-to-door service, pre-booking a private or shared airport transfer from Skyscanner helps travellers avoid taxi queues outside the airport. There is also the option of taking a public taxi or Grab which will cost between RM65 - RM100 depending on your destination. Journey to the city-centre will take approximately 60 minutes.
Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KUL) Information
There are two terminals in Kuala Lumpur International Airport with KLIA being the main terminal. A wide variety of dining and shopping options are available for travellers looking to grab a quick bite. Complimentary WiFi and a 24-hour prayer room is also available within the airport.
Arrival at Kuala Lumpur Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah Airport (SZB)
If your flight from Langkawi to Kuala Lumpur arrives in the SZB Airport, the most convenient way of getting to your accommodation is via a public taxi, Grab or a pre-arranged private or shared airport transfer from Skyscanner. A public taxi or Grab will cost between RM40 - RM60 with a minimum journey time of 35 minutes depending on the traffic and destination.
Travellers on a tighter budget may opt for the commuter rail system (KTM Komuter) that serves a direct route to KL Sentral, departing from the airport every 90 minutes. TA one-way ticket will cost you RM15 and takes about 25 minutes.
Kuala Lumpur Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah Airport (SZB) Information
Kuala Lumpur Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah Airport or more commonly known as ‘Subang Airport’ is a small single building airport located 24km from KL Sentral. Limited choices of dining and shopping options are available with no 24-hour convenience or eateries open for travellers arriving late. Complimentary WiFi and a prayer room are available within the airport.
Kuala Lumpur Recommendations
If you are unsure of which hotel to book, do check out Skyscanner’s list of 5 hotels that will be worth your dime in KL. Tourist sites in KL include the Petronas Twin Towers, Merdeka Square and Batu Caves. If you are looking to shop, Bukit Bintang, Central Market and Petaling Street (also known as Chinatown) are perfect to satisfy the shopaholic in you. Visit Alor street in the evening to experience and feast on local food the local way!
Useful Kuala Lumpur Travel Information
What is the time difference between Langkawi and Kuala Lumpur?
There is no time difference between Langkawi and Kuala Lumpur.
What is the weather like in Kuala Lumpur?
Kuala Lumpur has an average temperature of 32°C. However, travellers planning a trip from Langkawi to Kuala Lumpur should take note that between the months of October to December is the city’s rainy season.
What is the currency and exchange rate for Kuala Lumpur?
Kuala Lumpur uses the Malaysian Ringgit (RM).
What is the average cost of a hotel room in Kuala Lumpur?
The average cost of a hotel room ranges between RM120 - RM400 per night. Travellers using Skyscanner to search and compare cheap flights from Langkawi to Kuala Lumpur can also use Skyscanner when searching for the best hotel rooms deals in Kuala Lumpur
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Information is accurate as of 12 December 2018
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