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Reviewed 6 days ago

I rode the ferry from Langkawi to Penang. It was a very easy trip. First off they picked me up at my hostel in Langkawi and delivered me to the ferry. Nice seats, friendly people, easy trip. Of course the sea was smooth and sun...More

2  Thank CFEIII
Reviewed 1 week ago

Got the Ferry from Langkawi to Penang and we were on the ferry around 2.5hours and had no issues at all, I read a lot of reviews on here about issues with the ferry but all I can say was this is a professional service...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The Langkawi ferry terminal itself was quite clean and decent but the ferry from Langkawi to Penang was just simply excruciating. The seats were terribly narrow with little leg room. Packed like sardines to say the least. There's no ventilation and took 3 hours 30...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

There are much cheaters at counter specially langkawi to penang counter no five be carefully they can wrong guide yoh be carefully

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Reviewed October 7, 2018

If possible, do opt to fly direct to Langkawi Island, especially those who will suffer sea sick as this ferry ride took approximately 2 hours. Suggest not to enjoy too much of the window view during your ferry ride to avoid sea sick, dizzy /...More

Thank siennylovesdrawing
Reviewed October 3, 2018 via mobile

The fast ferry from penang to langkawi. Took around 2h30. Leaves from near the clock tower at penang. Cost 80MR Journey was ok. But I guess if it's bumpy sea then bumpy ride. Worst part. It's boring. Nothing to do except sleep or read. And...More

Thank Joe_Macpherson04
Reviewed October 3, 2018

There are a few places you can catch the ferry from to get to Langkawi. We caught a bus from Butterworth to Kuala Perlis and then bought a one way ferry ticket from Kuala Perlis to Langkawi for 18RM. The ferry took a couple of...More

1  Thank bucketlisttravellers
Reviewed September 25, 2018 via mobile

I’m not that great on boats, was told it’s was a 90 minute ride which I thought OK not too long and shorter than the trip to Ireland. The trip was just under 3 hours, there are rows of seats and bad air con blasting...More

Thank Patricia F
Reviewed September 21, 2018 via mobile

A nice place to visit to see the giant eagle statue that greets people as they arrive into langkawi by sea. Plenty of photo opportunities and a 20 30 min walk you will find a huge park with beautiful lined trees and pathways monkeys in...More

Thank faytelling
Reviewed September 15, 2018 via mobile

Went to take the 2pm ferry from Penang to Langkawi expecting the worst, after reading all the reviews. However this was one of the most organised and smoothest ferry rides I’ve taken. Yes the ferry can be a bit rocky at times, but that can...More

2  Thank Richard K
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734omer123
March 18, 2018|
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Response from MandM5960 | Reviewed this property |
Fly from KL or Penang or get the ferry from Penang. No ferries from KL.
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March 4, 2018|
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Response from chuckwow | Reviewed this property |
There is only one ferry company from langkawi,, at kuah terminal to Penang. Two 2 sailings a day,. There are others to mainland or thailand but not to penang as of my visit in february 2018 at least.
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