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

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  •  27 h 30 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

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Car ferry to Penang, fly to San Antonio, bus  •  27 h 42 min

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

$752 - $1,950

Train to Ipoh, fly to Austin  •  36 h 57 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 47 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  •  29 h 54 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  •  30 h 25 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 46 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

$616 - $1,996

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 29 h 54 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 27 h 30 min.

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The distance between Butterworth and Georgetown is 15572 km.

It takes approximately 27 h 30 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 3 min and has two stopovers.

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Georgetown is 14 h behind Butterworth. It is currently 11:21 AM in Butterworth and 10:21 PM in Georgetown.

Frontier Airlines, EVA Air, Alaska Airlines, Inc. and six other airlines offer flights from Penang Airport to Austin Airport.

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There are 69+ hotels available in Georgetown. Prices start at $68 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: 27 h 30 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 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 San Antonio, take the walk to S.A. International Airport W Gate, take the line 5 bus to St. Mary's & Pecan, take the walk to San Antonio, Tx, take the bus to Austin, Tx, then take the taxi to Georgetown.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Penang to Austin via Guangzhou, San Francisco
Ave. Duration
25 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,600
Flights from Penang to Austin via Guangzhou, Vancouver, Houston
Ave. Duration
26 h 13 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,600
Flights from Penang to Austin via Guangzhou, Vancouver, Denver
Ave. Duration
27 h 50 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,600
Flights from Penang to Austin via Guangzhou, San Francisco, Houston
Ave. Duration
29 h 33 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,600
Flights from Penang to Austin via Guangzhou, Los Angeles, Houston
Ave. Duration
29 h 33 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,600
Flights from Penang to San Antonio via Guangzhou, Vancouver, Houston
Ave. Duration
26 h 58 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$700 - $1,800
Flights from Penang to San Antonio via Guangzhou, Vancouver, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
27 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$700 - $1,900
Flights from Penang to San Antonio via Guangzhou, San Francisco, Houston
Ave. Duration
29 h 24 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$700 - $1,900
Flights from Penang to San Antonio via Guangzhou, Los Angeles, Houston
Ave. Duration
29 h 24 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$700 - $1,900
Flights from Ipoh to Austin via Singapore, Newark
Ave. Duration
30 h 17 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$850 - $2,300
Flights from Ipoh to Austin via Singapore, San Francisco
Ave. Duration
36 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,000 - $3,800
Flights from Ipoh to Austin via Singapore, San Francisco, Denver
Ave. Duration
36 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,000 - $3,900
Flights from Ipoh to Austin via Singapore, San Francisco, Houston
Ave. Duration
38 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,000 - $3,900
Flights from Penang to Killeen via Guangzhou, Vancouver, Houston
Ave. Duration
26 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $1,700
Flights from Penang to Killeen via Hong Kong, Dallas/Ft.Worth, Houston
Ave. Duration
27 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$700 - $3,300
Flights from Penang to Killeen via Hong Kong, San Francisco, Houston
Ave. Duration
27 h 55 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$650 - $1,600
Flights from Penang to Houston via Guangzhou, Vancouver
Ave. Duration
23 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$600 - $1,600
Flights from Penang to Houston via Kuala Lumpur, Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
25 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$750 - $2,100
Flights from Penang to Houston via Guangzhou, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
25 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$600 - $1,700
Flights from Penang to Houston via Hong Kong, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
23 h 6 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,500
Flights from Penang to Houston via Guangzhou, San Francisco
Ave. Duration
26 h 7 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,700
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Houston via Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
20 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$750 - $2,800
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Houston via Tokyo Narita, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
22 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$700 - $2,000
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Houston via Tokyo Narita, San Jose
Ave. Duration
24 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$700 - $2,000
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Penang to Austin via Guangzhou, Vancouver, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
25 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $1,600
Flights from Penang to Austin via Guangzhou, San Francisco, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
28 h 56 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,600
Flights from Penang to Austin via Guangzhou, Los Angeles, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
28 h 56 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,600
Flights from Penang to San Antonio via Guangzhou, Vancouver, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
26 h 8 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$650 - $1,800
Flights from Penang to San Antonio via Guangzhou, Los Angeles, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
29 h 6 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$700 - $1,900
Flights from Penang to San Antonio via Guangzhou, San Francisco, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
29 h 6 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$700 - $1,800
Flights from Penang to Killeen via Hong Kong, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
24 h 43 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$700 - $3,200
Flights from Penang to Killeen via Guangzhou, Vancouver, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
27 h 13 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,700
Flights from Penang to Killeen via Guangzhou, Los Angeles, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
28 h 47 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$650 - $1,700
Flights from Penang to Killeen via Guangzhou, San Francisco, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
28 h 47 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$650 - $1,700
Flights from Penang to Dallas/Ft.Worth via Kuala Lumpur, Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
24 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $2,000
Flights from Penang to Dallas/Ft.Worth via Guangzhou, Vancouver
Ave. Duration
23 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,400
Flights from Penang to Houston via Hong Kong, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
25 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $3,100
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Houston via Hong Kong, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
24 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $3,000
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Penang to Austin via Guangzhou, Los Angeles, El Paso
Ave. Duration
29 h 20 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,600
Flights from Penang to Austin via Guangzhou, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
32 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,600
Flights from Penang to San Antonio via Taipei, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
27 h 55 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,900
Flights from Penang to San Antonio via Guangzhou, Los Angeles, El Paso
Ave. Duration
29 h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$650 - $1,800
Flights from Penang to San Antonio via Guangzhou, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
32 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$650 - $1,800
Flights from Penang to San Antonio via Guangzhou, San Francisco, Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
31 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$650 - $1,800
Flights from Penang to San Antonio via Guangzhou, Los Angeles, Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
31 h 35 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$700 - $1,800
Cathay Pacific
Website
cathaypacific.com
Flights from Penang to Dallas/Ft.Worth via Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
21 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $2,600
Flights from Penang to Dallas/Ft.Worth via Hong Kong, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
24 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,300
Flights from Penang to Dallas/Ft.Worth via Hong Kong, San Francisco
Ave. Duration
24 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,300
Flights from Penang to Houston via Hong Kong, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
23 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $2,400
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Penang to Austin via Taipei, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
29 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,700
Flights from Penang to San Antonio via Guangzhou, Vancouver, Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
27 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $1,800
Flights from Penang to San Antonio via Taipei, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
38 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $1,800
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Houston via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
26 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,300 - $4,600
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Penang to Austin via Guangzhou, Vancouver, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
25 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $1,600
Flights from Penang to San Antonio via Guangzhou, Vancouver, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
26 h 8 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$650 - $1,800
Flights from Penang to Dallas/Ft.Worth via Guangzhou, Vancouver
Ave. Duration
23 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,400
Flights from Penang to Houston via Doha, London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
29 h 50 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$950 - $3,100
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Penang to Austin via Guangzhou, Vancouver, Seattle
Ave. Duration
27 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $1,600
Flights from Penang to Killeen via Hong Kong, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
24 h 43 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$700 - $3,200
Flights from Penang to Houston via Hong Kong, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
25 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $3,100
China Airlines
Website
china-airlines.com
Flights from Penang to Austin via Taipei, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
29 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,700
Flights from Penang to San Antonio via Taipei, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
38 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $1,800
All Nippon Airways
Website
ana.co.jp
Flights from Penang to Houston via Kuala Lumpur, Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
25 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$750 - $2,100
Flights from Penang to Houston via Guangzhou, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
25 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$600 - $1,700
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Houston via Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
20 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$750 - $2,800
Singapore Airlines
Website
singaporeair.com
Flights from Penang to Austin via Taipei, San Francisco
Ave. Duration
22 h 3 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$490 - $1,800
Flights from Ipoh to Austin via Singapore, San Francisco
Ave. Duration
42 h 23 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$800 - $2,100
Korean Air
Website
koreanair.com
Flights from Penang to Austin via Taipei, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
22 h 14 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$490 - $1,800
Flights from Ipoh to Austin via Johor Bahru, Seoul, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
33 h 11 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $3,800
Japan Airlines
Website
jal.com
Flights from Penang to Dallas/Ft.Worth via Kuala Lumpur, Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
24 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $2,000
Flights from Penang to Houston via Hong Kong, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
25 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $3,100
Qatar Airways
Website
qatarairways.com
Flights from Penang to Dallas/Ft.Worth via Doha
Ave. Duration
31 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,600
Flights from Penang to Houston via Doha
Ave. Duration
32 h
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$700 - $2,000
EVA Air
Website
evaair.com
Flights from Penang to Houston via Taipei
Ave. Duration
22 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,900
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Houston via Taipei
Ave. Duration
20 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$490 - $1,800
Air China
Website
airchina.com
Flights from Penang to Houston via Hong Kong, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
23 h 6 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,500
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Houston via Beijing
Ave. Duration
21 h 40 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,700
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Penang to Austin via Guangzhou, Vancouver, Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
25 h 46 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,600
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Penang to Houston via Hong Kong, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
23 h 31 min
When
Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$700 - $3,200
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Houston via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
26 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,300 - $4,600
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
$7 - $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 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $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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Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from San Antonio, Tx to Austin, Tx
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$25 - $35
Bus from Dallas, Tx to Austin, Tx
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
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
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$21 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
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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