There are 5 ways to get from Ipoh to Penang Airport (PEN) by bus, train, car ferry, taxi, car or plane

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Bus  •  2 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Terminal Amanjaya to Sungai Nibong

$6 - $9

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Train, car ferry, bus  •  3 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Ipoh to Butterworth
  2. Take the car ferry from Sultan Abdul Halim Ferry Terminal to Raja Tun Uda Ferry Terminal
  3. Take the bus from Weld Quay to Penang Airport

$7 - $11

Taxi  •  1 h 48 min

  1. Take a taxi from Ipoh to Penang Airport (PEN) 99.1 miles

$85 - $110

Drive  •  1 h 48 min

  1. Drive from Ipoh to Penang Airport (PEN) 99.1 miles

$7 - $11

Fly  •  3 h 55 min

  1. Fly from Ipoh (IPH) to Penang (PEN) IPH - PEN

$28 - $130

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The cheapest way to get from Ipoh to Penang Airport (PEN) is to bus which costs RM 24 - RM 40 and takes 2 h 49 min.

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The quickest way to get from Ipoh to Penang Airport (PEN) is to taxi which costs RM 350 - RM 420 and takes 1 h 48 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Ipoh to Penang Airport (PEN). However, there are services departing from Terminal Amanjaya and arriving at Penang Airport via Terminal Sungai Nibong. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 49 min.

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The distance between Ipoh and Penang Airport (PEN) is 119 km. The road distance is 158.6 km.

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The best way to get from Ipoh to Penang Airport (PEN) without a car is to bus which takes 2 h 49 min and costs RM 24 - RM 40.

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It takes approximately 2 h 49 min to get from Ipoh to Penang Airport (PEN), including transfers.

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Ipoh to Penang Airport (PEN) bus services, operated by Sri Maju, depart from Terminal Amanjaya station.

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The best way to get from Ipoh to Penang Airport (PEN) is to bus which takes 2 h 49 min and costs RM 24 - RM 40. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs RM 110 - RM 550 and takes 3 h 55 min.

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There is no direct flight from Ipoh Airport to Penang Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 30 min and has one stopover.

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Ipoh to Penang Airport (PEN) bus services, operated by Sri Maju, arrive at Sungai Nibong station.

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Map of how to get from Ipoh to Penang Airport (PEN).
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  • Distance: 74.5 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 49 min

What companies run services between Ipoh, Malaysia and Penang Airport (PEN), Malaysia?

Sri Maju operates a bus from Ipoh to Penang Airport (PEN) every 4 hours. Tickets cost $5 and the journey takes 2 h 6 min. Perak Transit also services this route 3 times a day. Alternatively, Scoot Tigerair , SilkAir and five other airlines fly from Ipoh to Penang Airport (PEN) every 2 hours.

Airlines
Malaysia Airlines
Website
malaysiaairlines.com
Flights from Ipoh to Penang via Singapore
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Ipoh to Penang via Singapore, Kuala Lumpur Subang
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $220
Flights from Ipoh to Penang via Singapore, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $220
Firefly
Website
fireflyz.com.my
Flights from Ipoh to Penang via Singapore, Kuala Lumpur Subang
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $220
Flights from Ipoh to Penang via Singapore, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $220
Scoot Tigerair
Website
flyscoot.com
Flights from Ipoh to Penang via Singapore
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $250
AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Ipoh to Penang via Johor Bahru
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$40 - $230
Indonesia AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Ipoh to Penang via Kuala Namu
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$28 - $130
Train operators
KTM ETS Malaysia Railway
Phone
03 2267 1200
Email
cllcenter@ktmb.com.my
Website
ktmb.com.my
Train from Ipoh to Butterworth
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 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
Bus operators
Sri Maju
Website
srimaju.com
Bus from Terminal Amanjaya to Sungai Nibong
Ave. Duration
2 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
srimaju.com
Perak Transit
Website
peraktransit.com.my
Bus from Terminal Amanjaya Ipoh to Sungai Nibong
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
peraktransit.com.my
Book at
easybook.com
Rapid Penang
Phone
+6042381212
Email
rapidcare@prasarana.com.my
Website
rapidpg.com.my
Bus from Weld Quay to Penang Airport
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
rapidpg.com.my
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 Ipoh to Penang Airport (PEN)
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Estimated price
$85 - $110

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Yes, the driving distance between Ipoh to Penang Airport (PEN) is 159 km. It takes approximately 1 h 48 min to drive from Ipoh to Penang Airport (PEN).

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SilkAir, AirAsia, Indonesia AirAsia and four other airlines offer flights from Ipoh Airport to Penang Airport.

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There are 1210+ hotels available in Penang Airport (PEN). Prices start at $30 USD per night.

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