Amazing views of Langkawi
Langkawi
Scenic jetty in Langkawi
Dramatic cable car scene in Langkawi

Useful facts for your holiday to Langkawi

Flights and transfers

You’ll need to fly in to Malaysia’s main hub airport in Kuala Lumpur and then take a domestic flight to Langkawi International Airport.

Visa Requirements

Irish passport holders do not require a visa.

Language

Malay is the official language, although English is quite commonly spoken as a second language.

Transportation

As there is basically no public transport anywhere in the archipelago, you have to either use taxis or rent a car or motorbike. Taxis are quite pricey

Currency

The ringgit is the official currency.

Electricity

230V/50Hz

Vaccination & Health

As health requirements change please consult with your GP or specialist travel clinic well in advance of your holiday for specific information related to your travel and medical history. Additional information can be found by visiting NaTHNaC or MASTA Travel health.

Dialling Code

+60

Time Difference

GMT +8

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