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How to get there

By Road: Drive to Kuala Kedah or Kuala Perlis on the mainland - these are the main take-off points by ferry to Langkawi. The journey from Kuala Lumpur to Kuala Kedah takes about six hours while Kuala Perlis is another hour away.
 
By Rail: Keretapi Tanah Melayu (KTM) or Malayan Railway provides economical and comfortable rail services from Kuala Lumpur to Alor Star in Kedah and Arau in Perlis (north of Kedah). From these points, take a taxi or bus to Kuala Kedah or Kuala Perlis for your ferry to Langkawi.
 
By Sea: Ferries usually leave the port of Kuala Kedah on the mainland on the hour from 7.00 am to 6.00 pm. The ride lasts 1 1/2 hours. There are also ferry services from the mainland port of Kuala Perlis and the Thai port of Satun, both are just 45 minutes from Langkawi. For more information please visit http://www.langkawi-ferry.com .


By Air: Both Malaysia Airlines ( www.malaysiaairlines.com) and Air Asia (www.airasia.com.my) have twice daily flights to Langkawi from Kuala Lumpur which land at Langkawi International Airport. There are also direct flights from Penang and Singapore.

To get to the conference venue, you can get a cab from jetty or Langkawi International airport to the address below:


Meritus Pelangi Beach Resort & Spa, LangkawiPantai Cenang
07000 Langkawi
Kedah Darul Aman
Malaysia
 Tel: (60-4) 952 8888 Fax: (60-4) 952 8899
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Website: http://www.meritushotels.com/en/hotelinformation/meritus-pelangi-beach-resort-spa-langkawi

For more information, please contact the Langkawi Tourist Information Centre at 604-9667789.