Three doors lead one into Kedah Darul Aman: The domestic carrier, Malaysia Airlines,
flies into Alor Setar every day from Kuala Lumpur either via Penang or Kota
Bharu, and out of it. From Monday to Thursday, there are three flights into
Alor Setar and out. From Friday to Sunday, there are only two flights into and
out. Check with MAS (Alor Setar) 04-721186, 721287 or 721106, 721462 for flight
MAS also flies daily into Langkawi from Kuala Lumpur via Penang. Call Malaysia
Airlines at the Bayan Lepas International Airport in Penang (04-62001 1) for
flight schedules and fares for the Penang-Langkawi flight. Langkawi Airport
at Padang Mat Sirat is about 20 km from Kuah and 14 km from the beach resorts
in Pantai Cenang.
Malayan Railway operates daily runs into Alor Setar and out of it as the fares
varies from class to class, ranging from RM80 to as cheapest as RM35.
For any further enquiries and reservation kindly contact Malayan Railway 03-2747435
Express bus services operate daily from Kuala Lumpur to Alor Setar. For further
enquiries and reservation kindly contact Puduraya, Kuala Lumpur.
Kedah is well-linked by road from Kuala Lumpur and a really great way to see
Kedah is to take a leisure drive and explore the countryside for yourself. It
is a leisurely-drived with the opening of new North South highway. It is about
5 hours driving from Kuala Lumpur to Alor Setar.