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How to get from Penang to Langkawi by Ferry
Travelling between Penang and Langkawi on a ferry is quite convenient. A ferry journey gives you a chance to experience some beautiful scenery while moving from Penang to Langkawi. To find the most scenic and comfortable trips within your price range, make sure you book in advance.
How far is it Penang from Langkawi?
The distance between Penang and Langkawi by ferry is 79 miles (127 kilometers). The ferry trip may not cover the shortest route between these two points but it makes for a very memorable travel experience.
How long does it take to get from Penang to Langkawi by Ferry?
Based on the distance and the average speed of the boat, it normally takes around 2h 20m to get from Penang to Langkawi. Keep in mind, however, that travel time will heavily depend on weather conditions and the type of the vessel..
How much does it cost to get from Penang to Langkawi?
As it is considered to be a premium way of transportation for many tourists, a ferry ticket from Penang to Langkawi comes at a price – expect to shell out from MYR 79.00 up.
If you’re traveling with a child under 14 y.o., most boat companies provide discounts for a ferry ticket.
Best companies for this route
When choosing a boat company from the Penang to Langkawi timetable, make sure you consider the following:
- Read the reviews. You can find feedback from seasoned travellers who took a ferry from Penang to Langkawi and are willing to share their experience.
- If you’re traveling with kids, it makes sense to look for a kid-friendly company that offers discounts for children.
- Take into account the distance between the port and the place you’re staying. Use Google Maps to ensure you can get to the port on time. If the hotel you chose and the port are far away, it’s wiser to avoid early morning departures.
- During high season, many boat companies add extra departures to their usual schedule. They can be found on our website.