How to Reach PenangPenang is a beautiful city that is easily accessible via air, road, and train. Penang International Airport hosts major international flights that connect the city to other global cities. Travel by rental cars, buses, and train within the city is easy and safe.
How to reach Penang by Air
Penang International Airport is located 20 km away from the city centre of Penang. The airport features both domestic and international flights, connecting major cities directly. Malaysian Airlines, Singapore Airlines, Jetstar, Jet Airways and Malindo Air are common airline services from India. At the airport, many taxis and buses are available to travel to any point of the island.
Nearest Airport : Penang International Airport, Penang
How to reach Penang by Rail
Train services are managed by the main rail operator in Malaysia: KTMB. Trains run daily from Kuala Lumpur to Butterworth and take around 6 hours scenic journey. From Butterworth, travellers can take either taxis or ferry services to reach Penang.
How to reach Penang by Road
The best and cheapest option to travel is through bus other than rental cars or taxis. Buses run from Puduraya bus station in Kuala Lumpur to Penang and usually take 5-6 hours. Bus services are available from Bangkok, Singapore and cities of Malaysian Peninsula as well. Driving has become easier with Penang Bridge route, so it is very feasible to rent your own car to drive through.
Penang by Air