In order to secure your trip to Langkawi, have a quick look at this Langkawi International Airport Guide, which tells you ‘everything’ about your next destination.
The beautiful aqua blue interior welcomes you at Langkawi International Airport. Apart from all other tourism destinations at the duty free island of Langkawi, the airport is also a place to wander, watch and adore.
Did You Add Maritime and Aerospace Exhibition In Your List?
This beautiful airport is also renowned for hosting Langkawi International Maritime and Aerospace Exhibition. It is the only airspace on the whole island so make sure that you don’t miss it. Here, you can watch the exhibition, dine out at eateries or buy your favorite stuff from the nearby stores.
Nothing Less Than Home
Don’t confuse with its size. Langkawi International Airport would definitely stun you with its most modern technological facilities that make your entrance into Langkawi truly homely. Planes are the safest to enter into or go out from Langkawi and this is the only airport in Langkawi to accommodate you with this facility.
Easy Navigation: The airport is equipped with tens of restaurants and shops which are ‘not at all’ costly. Once you are in the airport, you will clearly feel the ease of navigating the airport. This totally hassle free airport is segmented into sections in a much uncomplicated manner.
Restaurants and Shops: There is only one terminal of the airport. Once you get off your plane, you will walk a very short distance to reach the Arrival Hall. Here, you will find cabs and taxis on the right corridor and a lot of restaurants and shops on the other side. The other segment is Domestic Arrival Hall. Here, you will find duty-free shopping zone and some local restaurants. It is mostly packed.
ATMs and Currency Exchange: There are total 22 duty free shops at the airport. You can also change your currency or get money from the ATMs. ATM booths are provided inside the airport. For currency exchange, you will need to get to the Maybank.
Phone Booths and Trolleys: Several phone booths are established near the exit of Arrival Hall. Buy a card from duty-free zone or Sky mall for making a phone call. You can also use your credit card or Malaysian coins. Trolleys are provided free of charge so get one to relax your shoulders from luggage.
Grab Your Favorite Ride!
Unfortunately, there is no bus service at Langkawi International Airport. But there are safer and better options available! You can hire a taxi, motorcycle or a private car from the hotel. Taxis are the best options as you can book them before your arrival into Langkawi. Rates for motorcycles and taxis are also quite low, provided you book them in advance. If you have confirmed your stay in a hotel, then ask for hotel pick service. If the service is available, then it is highly recommended to get that.
For taxi, you can get a coupon from the Arrival Hall. The rates vary from RM 20 to RM 50.
Some Quick Facts
Here are some quick facts about Langkawi International Airport:
1. Langkawi International Airport is located in Langkawi’s southern part.
2. The airport is at a distance of 25 minutes’ drive from Kuah.
3. The airport takes international flights from Singapore.
4. The international code for this airport is LGK.
5. Malaysia Airport Holdings Berhard operates this airport.
For enquiries, the airport phone is available 24/7. The number is +60 4955 1311.
Hotels near Langkawi International Airport
1. Nur Airport Guesthouse Langkawi – 0.2 km
2. One Hotel Helang – 0.21 km
3. Bella Vista Hotel – 0.63 km
4. Panglima Vacation Home – 0.68 km
5. Four Points by Sheraton Langkawi Resort – 0.71 km
6. Kuala Melaka Inn – 1.06 km
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