Moving around Langkawi island.
To / From the Airport
Taxis from the airport cost about RM 14 to Kuah Town and about RM 12 to Pantai Kok or Pantai Cenang. Purchase a coupon at the airport desk before leaving the terminal and use it to pay the taxi driver.
The bus station in Kuah is in front of the City Bayview Hotel and apart from the bus service from the jetty to the centre of the town, the only other service is to Pantai Cenang.
Taxis are easily available and fares from the Kuah Jetty are:
to Kuah Town RM 5
to Airport RM 15
to Pantai Cenang / Pantai Tengah RM 12
to Pantai Kok RM 20
Cars can be rented easily either at Kuah Town or the beach resorts. The rates is reasonable and it cost around RM 70 – RM 150 per day, of course, depending on class of the vehicle.
Editor Notes: You may try your best to negotiate to rent a manual car (Proton Iswara) from as low as RM 100 for 3 days.
Motorbike & Bicycle Rental
The easiest way to get around the island is on a motorbike which can be hired for approximately RM 25 to RM 40 a day. The roads are excellent and outside Kuah, it’s pleasant and easy riding. Mountain bikes are also available at about RM 12 per day.
Note: All prices shown are for references only.