There are 3 ways to get from Tanah Merah to Penang Airport (PEN) by train, plane, bus or car

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Train, fly  •  3 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Tanah Merah to Kg. Kok Pasir
  2. Fly from Kota Bharu (KBR) to Penang (PEN) KBR - PEN

$32 - $104

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Bus  •  4 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Tanah Merah to Sungai Nibong

$15 - $17

1 alternative option

Drive  •  4 h 19 min

  1. Drive from Tanah Merah to Penang Airport (PEN) 189.3 miles

$14 - $21

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The distance between Tanah Merah and Penang Airport (PEN) is 216 km. The road distance is 302.9 km.

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The best way to get from Tanah Merah to Penang Airport (PEN) without a car is to bus which takes 4 h 34 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 19 min to get from Tanah Merah to Penang Airport (PEN), including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Kota Bharu Airport to Penang Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Tanah Merah to Penang Airport (PEN) is 303 km. It takes approximately 4 h 19 min to drive from Tanah Merah to Penang Airport (PEN).

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Firefly offers flights from Kota Bharu Airport to Penang Airport.

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There are 1259+ hotels available in Penang Airport (PEN). Prices start at $30 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Tanah Merah to Penang Airport (PEN).
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  • Distance: 135 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 19 min

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

E-Mutiara Express operates a bus from Tanah Merah to Penang Airport (PEN) twice daily. Tickets cost $10 and the journey takes 4 h 26 min.

Airlines
Firefly
Website
fireflyz.com.my
Flights from Kota Bharu to Penang
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $130
Train operators
KTM Malaysia Railway
Phone
03 2267 1200
Email
cllcenter@ktmb.com.my
Website
ktmb.com.my
Train from Tanah Merah to Kg. Kok Pasir
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$2 - $6
Schedules at
intranet4.ktmb.com.my
Economy
$1 - $2
Superior
$2 - $3
Superior Night
$3 - $6
Premier
$3 - $4
Premier Night
$6 - $9
Bus operators
E-Mutiara Express
Website
e-mutiara.com.my
Bus from Tanah Merah to Sungai Nibong
Ave. Duration
4 h 26 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
e-mutiara.com.my
Book at
easybook.com

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