Lang Tengah Island Quick Guide
If you think Perhentian Island and Redang Island are crowded, come relax by the white sandy beaches on this tropical paradise now. Lang Tengah island is the best alternative as it’s located between the two.
Getting to Lang Tengah Island
Most convenient access to Lang Tengah Island is from Kuala Terengganu on boats operated by resorts of Lang Tengah Island, Merang Jetty is the place where you can have access to the island.
Flight to Lang Tengah Island
The nearest airport to Lang Tengah Island is Kuala Terengganu Airport (TGG), which is about 40 minutes to the Merang Jetty. Airport pick up can be arranged.
Connecting flight to TGG Airport
From Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KUL)
Flight journey: 1 hour
Airlines: Airasia & Malaysia Airlines.
From Subang Airport (SZB)
Flight journey: 1 hour
Airlines: Firefly & Malindo Air.
Sea transfer to Lang Tengah Island
Even there're several sea transfer options available in between islands, but Merang Jetty still the main access to Lang Tengah Island with 45 minutes of speedboat ride. Most packages are inclusive of sea transfer to Lang Tengah Island.
Self drive to Lang Tengah Island
Self drive to Lang Tengah Island can take 45 minutes of speedboat transfer via Merang Jetty with driving journey
From Kuala Lumpur - 5.0 hours
From Penang Island - 6.5 hours
From Johor Bahru - 7.5 hours
Bus to Lang Tengah Island
Overall, for bus transit will take similar journey to Bus Station Kuala Terengganu with 2 stops during the journey, majority route are depart from Terminal Bersepadu Selatan (TBS) Kuala Lumpur.
Land transfer from bus station to jetty
Bus Station Kuala Terengganu to Merang Jetty takes about 50 minutes of land transfer, pick up from bus station can be arranged.
Similar to Redang Island & Perhentian Island, affected by northeast monsoon strong wind and rough sea, most of the resorts are closed during month of December to January.
Terengganu Marine Park Conservation Fee & Jetty Fee
Lang Tengah Island is one of the island in Terengganu Marine Park, 45 kilometers away from Terengganu coast which fishery activities are prohibited. This made the Lang Tengah Island corals and tropical fishes can normally be seen just a few meters from the beach.
Terengganu Marine Park Conservation Fee collect by Taman Laut Malaysia
Adult: RM 5
Child: RM 2
Senior Citizen: RM 2
Adult: RM 30
Child: RM 15
Senior Citizen: RM 15
Only to pay RM 5 at Merang Jetty
Lang Tengah Island recommendation
Lang Tengah Island located in between Redang Island & Perhentian Island, longer vacation to Lang Tengah Island should consider, so you can have extra time to hop on the other two.