Langkawi Ferry Services Sdn. Bhd. or LFS was established on 20th Nov 1996. In 1997, the company has purchased 6 new high-speed passengers ferries as a start off to its business operation. Today, LFS has 12 ferries in total operating daily between Langkawi, Kuala Kedah, Kuala Perlis, Penang, Puala Payar Marine Park and Satun (Thailand). Its also service between Penang and Medan (Indonesia).
LFS management team has more than 20 years of experience in the ferry business and operations. LFS ensures Fast, Efficient & Comfortable Ferry Services to our customers at all times. The ferry capacity and speed ranges from 100 to 200 seats and operating at the speed of 30 to 40 knots. LFS has probably has the fastest ferry among other operators in this region.
LFS started its first ferry operation from Langkawi to Kuala Perlis in the month of August 1997 and extended its services from Langkawi to Kuala Kedah and Satun (Thailand) in the month of October 1997.
On 21st Dec 1998, LFS extends further its ferry operation from Langkawi to Penang and Penang to Pulau Payar, the journey only takes 2 hours & 1 1/2 hours respectively. On 6th June 2000, LFS launched a new International Sector, Penang to Medan. The Kenangan Express, LFS latest addition to the fleet, will take you there in only 4 hours.
LFS will help to promote Langkawi as a tourist holiday destination through its ferry operation activities. LFS shall strive to continuously upgrade its services and its ferries to meet customer demand for more reliable services, shorter transit time and greater comfort and smooth journey.
We, the directors and employees of LFS are committed to ensure that our operations and services meet our customers' demand in terms of quality and reliable services and punctuality of scheduled departures.
LFS shall contribute positively to local society and to Malaysia in promoting Langkawi as a premier holiday destination.
LFS is also committed to ensure the safety of the crew and passenger each and every time we operate our ferry services.