The cheapest times to fly from EWR to LGK are

  • February 12th to April 22nd (except the week of February 19th)
  • July 30th to December 2nd (except the weeks of October 8th and October 15th)

based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from EWR to LGK is late September. Prices can be as high as $6626 for Tuesday flights during mid December, or as low as $1009 for Friday flights around late September.


When to Fly to Langkawi

Flying from Newark, NJ (EWR) to Langkawi (LGK) will usually cost between $1094 to $5226 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late September with an average ticket price of $1074. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $4339. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $3265 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $2711 can be considered a good price for a round-trip EWR to LGK flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the EWR to LGK route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

EWR to LGK Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the EWR to LGK flight is more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Newark. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.18, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Friday is usually the cheapest day to fly to LGK, and Sunday the cheapest day to fly back into EWR. Tuesdays are the most expensive days to fly to Langkawi, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to Newark. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $937 (29%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Friday and returning a week later will cost an average of $2389. Return trip prices are from the LGK to EWR flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from EWR to LGK can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 17 hour 28 minutes may not be realistic.


Alternative Nearby Airports

Champion Traveler tells you which airports are nearby and whether tickets might be cheaper alternative airports nearby. Sometimes it’s worth it to fly into a closer airport and then commute to your destination. Remember that there is not usually a nonstop flight from EWR to LGK while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Penang International Airport (PEN) in Bayan Lepas

  • 81 miles (130 km) away from LGK
  • Usually 61.41% less expensive than LGK
  • 1-layover flights available

See EWR to PEN flights

Destination alternative #2: Krabi Airport (KBV) in Krabi

  • 132 miles (212 km) away from LGK
  • Usually 3.32% less expensive than LGK
  • 1-layover flights available

See EWR to KBV flights


Flight Hacking EWR to LGK

Flight hacking is when you book two tickets instead of a layover, sometimes with different airlines. You will need to either bring only a carry-on bag (highly recommended) or leave yourself plenty of time to go through security again. Flight hacking is completely allowed, but airlines don’t always tell you the cheapest way to get from EWR to LGK — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Kuala Lumpur (EWR > KUL > LGK)

  • Price for both tickets: $850
  • Average savings: $1861 (68.64%)

See EWR to KUL flights

Hack #2: Singapore (EWR > SIN > LGK)

  • Price for both tickets: $850
  • Average savings: $1861 (68.64%)

See EWR to SIN flights

Hack #3: Bayan Lepas (EWR > PEN > LGK)

  • Price for both tickets: $1084
  • Average savings: $1627 (60.01%)

See EWR to PEN flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from EWR to LGK? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 16 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Cathay Dragon, Cathay Pacific, China Southern, Emirates, Etihad, Garuda Indonesia, JAL, KLM, Lufthansa, Qatar Airways, Royal Brunei, Singapore Airlines, United, Virgin Atlantic, Vistara, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Langkawi International Airport to Newark Liberty International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 9163 miles or 14746 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from EWR to LGK?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop EWR to LGK flight is about 17 hour 28 minutes.

How many flights go between Newark, NJ and Langkawi?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 8 available flights from EWR to LGK.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code EWR
Origination airport name Newark Liberty International Airport
City Newark, NJ
Country the United States
Latitude 40.7
Longitude -74.2

Return Airport

Destination code LGK
Destination airport name Langkawi International Airport
City Langkawi
Country Malaysia
Latitude 6.3
Longitude 99.7


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