Getting to The Datai Langkawi

Set on the northwestern tip of the lush tropical island of Langkawi, off the coast of West Malaysia, The Datai Langkawi is truly an oasis of tranquillity surrounded by ancient, virgin rainforest. Just 40 minutes’ drive from Langkawi International Airport, The Datai Langkawi offers guests an idyllic retreat to nature.

Driving from Langkawi International Airport

Airport to the resort (30 km): 40 minutes
Kuah town/jetty to resort (45 km): 60 minutes

Directions can also be found on Waze and Google Maps

Special rate at MYR 240 per return trip airport transfer in our standard limo. Valid until 31 January 2021. 

Luxury Limousine at MYR 390.00 per limo per way (max 3 persons and 3 cabin size luggage)
Executive Limousine at MYR 260.00 per limo per way (max 3 persons and 3 cabin size luggage)
Standard Limousine at MYR 190.00 per limo per way (max 3 persons and 2 cabin size luggage)
Executive MPV MYR 190.00 per limo per way (max 4-5 persons and 5 cabin size luggage)


Kuala Lumpur to Langkawi: 60 minutes
Penang to Langkawi: 30 minutes
Singapore to Langkawi: 90 minutes

Major carriers that fly to Langkawi include Malaysia Airlines, AirAsia, FireFly, Malindo Air and Scoot.

Ferry services

Kuala Perlis to Langkawi: 45 minutes
Kuala Kedah to Langkawi: 90 minutes
Penang to Langkawi: 180 minutes
Visitors from Thailand may also depart via ferry from Satun or Koh Lipe.

Car rental

The Datai Langkawi offers both vehicle rental and chauffeur services. Maps are available from our concierge team, who will be pleased to assist you in planning a trip around the island.