Langkawi Ferry Services Sdn. Bhd. or LFS was established on 20th
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.
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.