There are 4 ways to get from Taiping to Penang Airport (PEN) by train, car ferry, taxi or car

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

Recommended option

Train, car ferry, taxi  •  1 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Taiping to Butterworth
  2. Take the car ferry from Sultan Abdul Halim Ferry Terminal to Raja Tun Uda Ferry Terminal
  3. Take a taxi from Raja Tun Uda Ferry Terminal to Penang Airport (PEN)

$16 - $20

Cheapest option

Train, car ferry  •  2 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Taiping to Butterworth Padang Rengas
  2. Take the car ferry from Sultan Abdul Halim Ferry Terminal to Raja Tun Uda Ferry Terminal

$15 - $18

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  1 h 10 min

  1. Take a taxi from Taiping to Penang Airport (PEN) 62.2 miles

$55 - $70

Drive  •  1 h 10 min

  1. Drive from Taiping to Penang Airport (PEN) 62.2 miles

$4 - $7

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

There is no direct connection from Taiping to Penang Airport (PEN). However, you can take the train to Butterworth, take the walk to Sultan Abdul Halim Ferry Terminal, take the car ferry to Raja Tun Uda Ferry Terminal, then take the taxi to Penang Airport (PEN). Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Taiping to Penang Airport (PEN) via Butterworth, Sultan Abdul Halim Ferry Terminal, and Raja Tun Uda Ferry Terminal in around 2 h 16 min.

Train operators
KTM ETS Malaysia Railway
Phone
03 2267 1200
Email
cllcenter@ktmb.com.my
Website
ktmb.com.my
Train from Taiping to Butterworth
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
intranet.ktmb.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
Silver
$3 - $5
Gold
$4 - $6
Platinum
$5 - $7
KTM Komuter
Website
spad.gov.my
Train from Taiping to Butterworth
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
intranet4.ktmb.com.my
Ferry operators
Penang Port
Website
penangport.com.my
Car ferry from Sultan Abdul Halim Ferry Terminal to Raja Tun Uda Ferry Terminal
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
penangport.com.my
Other operators
Taxi from Raja Tun Uda Ferry Terminal to Penang Airport (PEN)
Ave. Duration
16 min
Estimated price
$11 - $14
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

How far is it from Taiping to Penang Airport (PEN)?

The distance between Taiping and Penang Airport (PEN) is 71 km. The road distance is 100 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Taiping to Penang Airport (PEN)?

The cheapest way to get from Taiping to Penang Airport (PEN) is to drive which costs RM 18 - RM 27 and takes 1 h 10 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Taiping to Penang Airport (PEN)?

The quickest way to get from Taiping to Penang Airport (PEN) is to taxi which takes 1 h 10 min and costs RM 220 - RM 270.

How long does it take to get from Taiping to Penang Airport (PEN)?

It takes approximately 1 h 58 min to get from Taiping to Penang Airport (PEN), including transfers.