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Getting to The Datai Langkawi

Set on the north-western 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 resort (30 km) 40 minutes
Kuah town / jetty to resort (45 km) 60 minutes
Directions can also be found on Waze and Google Maps

Luxury Limousine: RM 400 nett per car per journey (maximum three guests per car)
MPV Limousine: RM 350 nett per van per journey (maximum five guests per van)
Luxury Sedan: RM 250 nett per car per journey (maximum three guests per car)


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, SilkAir 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.