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An Easy Guide To Taking A Ferry From Penang To Langkawi

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Cheng Sim  •  Feb 26, 2021

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If you can't decide between a vacation in Langkawi and Penang, why not conquer both destinations in a single trip! Imagine enjoying the sun, sand, and sea in Langkawi Island and explore the street art and halal food in Penang! The best part is, you can take a passenger ferry that connects both destinations. Sounds like a plan? We'll show you how to take a ferry from Penang to Langkawi or Langkawi to Penang!
Penang - Langkawi - Penang ferry service
Super Fast Ferry Ventures is the only passenger ferry that connects Langkawi to Penang and Penang to Langkawi. Established in 2004, the Super Fast Ferry Ventures merges Langkawi Ferry Services, Ekspres Bahagia (Langkawi), Langkawi Saga Travel & Tours, and Sejahtera Ferry Services. This passenger ferry operates twice daily from Penang and Langkawi.
How to take a ferry from Penang to Langkawi
How to take a ferry from Penang to Langkawi: Take the ferry from Swettenham Pier (Penang International Cruise Terminal) in Georgetown, Penang and disembark at Kuah Jetty in Langkawi. Ferry schedule (last updated in Feb 2021):
  • 8:30AM
  • 2:00PM
Ferry fare (one-way):
  • Adult: RM73.60 per person (including ferry fare and port handling charges)
  • Child: RM54.90 per person (including ferry fare and port handling charges)
  •  Infant: RM34.90 per child (including ferry fare and port handling charges) 
Duration: 2 hours 45 minutes (one-way trip) Where to book: Super Fast Ferry Ventures
How to take a ferry from Langkawi to Penang
How to take a ferry from Langkawi to Penang: Take the ferry from Kuah Jetty in Langkawi and disembark at Swettenham Pier (Penang International Cruise Terminal) in Georgetown, Penang. Ferry schedule (last updated in Feb 2021):
  • 10:30AM
  • 3:00PM
Ferry fare (one-way):
  • Adult: RM73.60 per person (including ferry fare and port handling charges)
  • Child: RM54.90 per person (including ferry fare and port handling charges)
  • Infant: RM34.90 per child (including ferry fare and port handling charges)
Duration: 2 hours 45 minutes (one-way trip) Where to book: Super Fast Ferry Ventures If you're planning to explore both Langkawi and Penang Island in a single trip, this option is great if you're looking for convenience and affordability! For more travel inspirations, check out the best things to do in Langkawi and the best halal eateries in Penang.