There are 3 ways to get from Penang Airport (PEN) to Taiping by car ferry, train, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Car ferry, train  •  2 h 33 min

  1. EG9113

$16 - $21

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  1 h 9 min

  1. 59.9 miles

$50 - $65

Drive  •  1 h 9 min

  1. 59.9 miles

$4 - $7

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

There is no direct connection from Penang Airport (PEN) to Taiping. However, you can take the taxi to Raja Tun Uda Ferry Terminal, take the car ferry to Sultan Abdul Halim Ferry Terminal, take the walk to Butterworth, then take the train to Taiping. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Taiping.

Train operators
KTM ETS Malaysia Railway
Phone
03 2267 1200
Email
cllcenter@ktmb.com.my
Website
ktmb.com.my
Train from Butterworth to Taiping
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
intranet.ktmb.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
Silver
$3 - $4
Gold
$4 - $6
Platinum
$5 - $7
Ferry operators
Penang Port
Website
penangport.com.my
Car ferry from Raja Tun Uda Ferry Terminal to Sultan Abdul Halim Ferry Terminal
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
penangport.com.my
Other operators
Taxi from Penang Airport (PEN) to Taiping
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Estimated price
$50 - $65
Limo Cab
Phone
+60 320781000
Website
limocab.com.my
Sunshine Radio Taxi
Phone
+604 642 5961
Website
penang-traveltips.com
Penang Taxi Drivers Association
Phone
+604 262 5721
Website
penang-traveltips.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Penang Airport (PEN) and Taiping is 71 km. The road distance is 96 km.

The cheapest way to get from Penang Airport (PEN) to Taiping is to drive which costs RM 17 - RM 26 and takes 1 h 9 min.

The quickest way to get from Penang Airport (PEN) to Taiping is to taxi which takes 1 h 9 min and costs RM 210 - RM 260.

It takes approximately 2 h 33 min to get from Penang Airport (PEN) to Taiping, including transfers.