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There are 7 ways to get from Butterworth to Georgetown by car ferry, plane, train, taxi or bus

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Car ferry to Penang, fly to Austin  •  28 h 12 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Sultan Abdul Halim Ferry Terminal to Raja Tun Uda Ferry Terminal
  2. Fly from Penang (PEN) to Austin (AUS) PEN - AUS

$608 - $1,581

6 alternative options

Train to Ipoh, fly to Austin  •  30 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Butterworth to Ipoh
  2. Fly from Ipoh (IPH) to Austin (AUS) IPH - AUS

$862 - $2,186

Car ferry to Penang, fly to Killeen, taxi  •  28 h 14 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Sultan Abdul Halim Ferry Terminal to Raja Tun Uda Ferry Terminal
  2. Fly from Penang (PEN) to Killeen (GRK) PEN - GRK
  3. Take a taxi from Killeen to Georgetown

$771 - $1,753

Car ferry to Penang, fly to Dallas/Ft.Worth, bus  •  30 h 15 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Sultan Abdul Halim Ferry Terminal to Raja Tun Uda Ferry Terminal
  2. Fly from Penang (PEN) to Dallas/Ft.Worth (DFW) PEN - DFW
  3. Take the bus from Dallas, Tx to Austin, Tx

$613 - $1,476

Car ferry to Penang, fly to Houston, bus  •  29 h 6 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Sultan Abdul Halim Ferry Terminal to Raja Tun Uda Ferry Terminal
  2. Fly from Penang (PEN) to Houston (IAH) PEN - IAH
  3. Take the bus from Houston, Tx to Austin, Tx

$708 - $1,667

Train, train to Kuala Lumpur, fly to Houston, bus  •  32 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Butterworth to KL Sentral
  2. Take the train from KL Sentral to Klia T1
  3. Fly from Kuala Lumpur (KUL) to Houston (IAH) KUL - IAH
  4. Take the bus from Houston, Tx to Austin, Tx

$615 - $1,996

Train to Ipoh, fly to San Antonio, bus  •  33 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Butterworth to Ipoh
  2. Fly from Ipoh (IPH) to San Antonio (SAT) IPH - SAT
  3. Take the bus from San Antonio, Tx to Austin, Tx

$1,006 - $2,655

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Butterworth to Georgetown is to car ferry and fly and bus which costs RM 2500 - RM 6500 and takes 30 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Butterworth to Georgetown is to car ferry and fly which costs RM 2500 - RM 7000 and takes 28 h 12 min.

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The distance between Butterworth and Georgetown is 15572 km.

It takes approximately 28 h 12 min to get from Butterworth to Georgetown, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Penang Airport to Austin Airport. The quickest flight takes 28 h 45 min and has two stopovers.

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Georgetown is 14 h behind Butterworth. It is currently 1:03 AM in Butterworth and 11:03 AM in Georgetown.

United Airlines, American Airlines, Southwest Airlines and three other airlines offer flights from Penang Airport to Austin Airport.

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There are 72+ hotels available in Georgetown. Prices start at $70 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Butterworth to Georgetown.
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  • Distance: 9732.7 miles
  • Duration: 28 h 12 min

What companies run services between Butterworth, Malaysia and Georgetown, TX, USA?

There is no direct connection from Butterworth to Georgetown. However, you can take the car ferry to Raja Tun Uda Ferry Terminal, take the walk to Weld Quay, take the bus to Penang Airport, take the walk to Penang airport, fly to Austin, take the walk to ABIA Lower Level, take the line 20 bus to Lavaca/4th, take the walk to 500 Guadalupe/5th, take the line 985 bus to Lakeline Station Bay F, then take the taxi to Georgetown. Alternatively, you can take the train to Ipoh, take the walk to Medan Kidd, take the bus to Ipoh Airport, take the walk to Ipoh airport, fly to Austin, take the walk to ABIA Lower Level, take the line 20 bus to Lavaca/4th, take the walk to 500 Guadalupe/5th, take the line 985 bus to Lakeline Station Bay F, then take the taxi to Georgetown.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Penang to Austin via Guangzhou Baiyun, Vancouver, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
26 h 49 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,600
Flights from Ipoh to Austin via Singapore Changi, San Francisco, Phoenix
Ave. Duration
24 h 50 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$800 - $2,100
Flights from Penang to Killeen via Hong Kong, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
24 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$700 - $3,200
Flights from Penang to Killeen via Guangzhou Baiyun, Vancouver, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
28 h 21 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,700
Flights from Penang to Killeen via Hong Kong, San Francisco, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
25 h 47 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$650 - $1,600
Flights from Penang to Killeen via Guangzhou Baiyun, Los Angeles, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
29 h 54 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$650 - $1,700
Flights from Penang to Killeen via Guangzhou Baiyun, San Francisco, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
29 h 54 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$650 - $1,700
Flights from Penang to Killeen via Taiwan Taoyuan, San Francisco, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
31 h 4 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,700
Flights from Penang to Dallas/Ft.Worth via Kuala Lumpur, Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
24 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $2,600
Flights from Penang to Dallas/Ft.Worth via Kuala Lumpur, Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
23 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $2,600
Flights from Penang to Houston via Guangzhou Baiyun, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
22 h 17 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,700
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Houston via Tokyo Narita, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
21 h 58 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$650 - $3,000
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Houston via Tokyo Narita, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
22 h 26 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$650 - $3,100
Flights from Ipoh to San Antonio via Singapore Changi, San Francisco, Phoenix
Ave. Duration
24 h 56 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$900 - $2,500
Flights from Ipoh to San Antonio via Singapore Changi, San Francisco, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
25 h 31 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$900 - $2,500
Flights from Ipoh to San Antonio via Singapore Changi, Los Angeles, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
30 h 9 min
When
Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$950 - $2,500
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Penang to Austin via Guangzhou Baiyun, San Francisco
Ave. Duration
26 h 46 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,600
Flights from Penang to Austin via Taiwan Taoyuan, San Francisco
Ave. Duration
27 h 56 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,500
Flights from Ipoh to Austin via Singapore Changi, San Francisco
Ave. Duration
25 h 2 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$900 - $3,000
Flights from Ipoh to Austin via Singapore Changi, San Francisco, Houston
Ave. Duration
24 h 18 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$800 - $2,200
Flights from Penang to Houston via Singapore Changi, San Francisco
Ave. Duration
23 h 5 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$700 - $2,300
Flights from Penang to Houston via Kuala Lumpur, Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
25 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$750 - $2,100
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Houston via Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
20 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$750 - $2,800
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Houston via Tokyo Haneda, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
22 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$700 - $2,000
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Houston via Tokyo Narita, San Francisco
Ave. Duration
22 h 40 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$750 - $2,800
Flights from Ipoh to San Antonio via Singapore Changi, San Francisco, Houston
Ave. Duration
26 h 27 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $3,200
Flights from Ipoh to San Antonio via Singapore Changi, San Francisco, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
33 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,200 - $4,400
Flights from Ipoh to San Antonio via Singapore Changi, Los Angeles, Houston
Ave. Duration
30 h 37 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$950 - $2,500
Flights from Ipoh to San Antonio via Singapore Changi, Newark
Ave. Duration
34 h 2 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $2,700
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Penang to Austin via Guangzhou Baiyun, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
22 h 45 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,600
Flights from Penang to Austin via Guangzhou Baiyun, Los Angeles, Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
23 h 5 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,600
Flights from Ipoh to Austin via Singapore Changi, San Francisco, Denver
Ave. Duration
24 h 45 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$800 - $2,200
Flights from Ipoh to San Antonio via Singapore Changi, San Francisco, Denver
Ave. Duration
24 h 55 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$900 - $2,500
Flights from Ipoh to San Antonio via Singapore Changi, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
33 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$900 - $2,500
Flights from Ipoh to San Antonio via Singapore Changi, San Francisco, San Diego
Ave. Duration
30 h 15 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$900 - $2,500
Flights from Ipoh to San Antonio via Singapore Changi, Los Angeles, El Paso
Ave. Duration
30 h 20 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$900 - $2,500
All Nippon Airways
Website
ana.co.jp
Flights from Ipoh to Austin via Singapore Changi, San Francisco
Ave. Duration
23 h 34 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$800 - $2,100
Flights from Penang to Houston via Kuala Lumpur, Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
25 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$750 - $2,100
Flights from Penang to Houston via Singapore Changi, San Francisco
Ave. Duration
22 h 21 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,700
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Houston via Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
20 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$750 - $2,800
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Houston via Tokyo Narita, San Francisco
Ave. Duration
22 h 40 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$750 - $2,800
Malaysia Airlines
Website
malaysiaairlines.com
Flights from Penang to Dallas/Ft.Worth via Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
22 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $2,600
Flights from Penang to Dallas/Ft.Worth via Kuala Lumpur, Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
23 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $2,600
Flights from Penang to Dallas/Ft.Worth via Kuala Lumpur, Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
25 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $2,600
Flights from Penang to Dallas/Ft.Worth via Doha
Ave. Duration
32 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,600
Flights from Penang to Houston via Doha
Ave. Duration
33 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$700 - $2,000
Air China
Website
airchina.com
Flights from Ipoh to Austin via Singapore Changi, San Francisco
Ave. Duration
23 h 34 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$800 - $2,100
Flights from Penang to Houston via Phuket, Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
23 h 55 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,800
Flights from Penang to Houston via Singapore Changi, San Francisco
Ave. Duration
22 h 21 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,700
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Houston via Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
21 h 10 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,700
Cathay Pacific
Website
cathaypacific.com
Flights from Penang to Dallas/Ft.Worth via Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
22 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $2,600
Flights from Penang to Dallas/Ft.Worth via Hong Kong, San Francisco
Ave. Duration
23 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,300
Flights from Penang to Houston via Hong Kong, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
24 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$600 - $1,500
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Penang to Austin via Taiwan Taoyuan, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
36 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $1,500
Flights from Penang to Austin via Guangzhou Baiyun, Vancouver, Seattle
Ave. Duration
28 h 28 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,600
Singapore Airlines
Website
singaporeair.com
Flights from Ipoh to Austin via Singapore Changi, San Francisco
Ave. Duration
24 h 51 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$800 - $2,100
Qatar Airways
Website
qatarairways.com
Flights from Penang to Dallas/Ft.Worth via Doha
Ave. Duration
32 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,600
Flights from Penang to Houston via Doha
Ave. Duration
33 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$700 - $2,000
EVA Air
Website
evaair.com
Flights from Penang to Houston via Taiwan Taoyuan
Ave. Duration
20 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,900
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Houston via Taiwan Taoyuan
Ave. Duration
20 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$490 - $1,800
China Airlines
Website
china-airlines.com
Flights from Penang to Austin via Taiwan Taoyuan, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
36 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $1,500
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Penang to Houston via Hong Kong, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
22 h 29 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,500
Train operators
KTM ETS Malaysia Railway
Phone
03 2267 1200
Email
cllcenter@ktmb.com.my
Website
ktmb.com.my
Train from Butterworth to Ipoh
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
ktmb.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
Silver
$5 - $6
Gold
$6 - $8
Platinum
$8 - $10
Train from Butterworth to KL Sentral
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Schedules at
ktmb.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
Silver
$9 - $10
Gold
$13 - $15
Platinum
$17 - $20
KLIA Express
Website
kliaekspres.com
Train from KL Sentral to Klia T1
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $17
Schedules at
kliaekspres.com
Bus operators
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Dallas, Tx to Austin, Tx
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$24 - $40
Flexible
$40 - $60
Bus from Houston, Tx to Austin, Tx
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$21 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from San Antonio, Tx to Austin, Tx
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$25 - $35
Ferry operators
Rapid Ferry
Car ferry from Sultan Abdul Halim Ferry Terminal to Raja Tun Uda Ferry Terminal
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
myrapid.com.my
Adult passenger
$1
Car
$2
Other operators
Taxi from Killeen to Georgetown
Ave. Duration
52 min
Estimated price
$120 - $150

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