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Cheap Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Penang


Kuala Lumpur to Penang Flight Info

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Kuala Lumpur(SZB) ⇒ Penang(PEN)

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Kuala Lumpur(KUL) ⇒ Penang(PEN)

Frequently Asked Questions

  • When are flight tickets from Kuala Lumpur (KUL) to Penang (PEN) the cheapest?

    Airlines adjust prices for flights from Kuala Lumpur to Penang based on the date and time of your booking. By analyzing data from all airlines, on Trip.com, you can find the lowest flight prices on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays.
  • How much do flights from Kuala Lumpur (KUL) to Penang (PEN) cost?

    According to Trip.com's data, the lowest price is around US$167.
  • How long does it take to fly from Kuala Lumpur (KUL) to Penang (PEN)?

    It takes about 59 minutes to fly from Kuala Lumpur (KUL) to Penang (PEN).
  • What time does the earliest flight from Kuala Lumpur to Penang depart?

    The earliest flight departs from Kuala Lumpur (KUL) at 06:25 and arrives in Penang (PEN) at 07:25.
  • What time does the latest flight from Kuala Lumpur to Penang depart?

    The latest flight departs from Kuala Lumpur (KUL) at 21:45 and arrives in Penang (PEN) at 22:45.
  • What are the most popular airlines that fly from Kuala Lumpur (KUL) to Penang (PEN)?

    Airlines with flights from Kuala Lumpur (KUL) to Penang (PEN): Malindo Air, Malaysia Airlines and Firefly.
  • What's the most popular airline for non-stop flights from Kuala Lumpur (KUL) to Penang (PEN)?

    Malaysia Airlines operates 227 non-stop flights from Kuala Lumpur (KUL) to Penang (PEN).
  • How many airports are there in Penang (PEN)?

    There are 1 airport(s) near Penang (PEN): Penang International Airport.
  • What are some travel guidelines for Penang during the COVID19 pandemic?

    Entry restrictions and flight schedule changes and cancellations are frequently updated and subject to change. If you plan to travel to Penang, please obtain the most updated information from the airline you plan to book your travels with. You can also refer to COVID19 Country/Region Entry Restrictions for more information.
  • Which airlines offer free date changes for flights to this city during the COVID19 pandemic?

    There are no airlines with flights to this city that provide this service. Please use this information as a reference only and confirm with the airline prior to booking.
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Penang

Penang, a tiny Malaysian state island, is located on the northwestern coast of the country. A very popular destination for vacation, Penang is home to over 1.8 million Malaysian people. George Town, being its capital, is one of the largest cities in Malaysia. Listed as a World Heritage Site by UNESCO in 2008, George Town is a place where newfangled skyscrapers and old colonial buildings coexist. From sunny tropical weather to denim blue water; Penang is a perfect beach escape for the travellers. If you are foodie, this small town might look like a paradise to you. Named as the food capital of Malaysia and one of the best food cities of the world; Penang has plenty of options to offer.

Tip: Penang is a heavenly place to visit anytime you want. It enjoys tropical weather all year round. February to November is considered as one of the best times to visit this island as the weather remains dry with a pleasant temperature.

Fly from Kuala Lumpur to Penang

There are over 25 Kuala Lumpur to Penang flights which run daily. Penang International Airport is the main airport in Penang, all the flights from Kuala Lumpur to Penang land here. Air carrier companies like AirAsia, Malaysia Airlines, Malindo Air, Thai Lion Air run direct flights to Penang. All the flights take more or less 1 hour to reach the destination. AirAsia provides with some options of extremely cheap flights from Kuala Lumpur to Penang. If you are carrying heavy luggage while travelling, check with the airline company whether they provide free check-in baggage facility or not. 

Tip: Booking tickets 1 to 2 months prior to your arrival date is highly recommended. It will save a lot of money.

Places to visit in Penang

The peaceful atmosphere and positive vibes all around, make Penang a delightful destination for its visitors. With plenty of temples, mosques, colonial buildings, cultural enrichment, white sand beaches; this tiny island has a lot to offer to the travellers. Arulmigu Temple, Dharmikarama Burmese temple, Han Jiang Temple, Kapitan Mosque, Kuan Yin Temple, Floating Mosque are few of the options you can consider visiting. Need to get away from the city crowd? Head towards the Botanical Garden or National Park and spend some time among the greenery. Need to get a glimpse of Penang’s colonial days? Grab a bicycle and roam around the old George Town. Penang is also famous for its street art which makes the city more colourful than you can imagine. Penang trip is incomplete without visiting its white-sand beaches. Aman Island, Jerejak Island, Teluk Bahang are ready to welcome you with some of the most picturesque landscapes.

Tip: Traveling like a local is the best way to explore Penang’s indigenous culture. Use public transport or rent a bicycle and roam around the city. 

Places to stay in Penang

There are a lot of places to stay in Penang. If you want to stay in the city; start searching for your accommodation anywhere in Georgetown. You can find plenty of cosy hotels, cool hostels all around. If you are fascinated about staying near the ocean; book your accommodation at Batu Ferringhi Beach or Tanjung Bungah Beach. Penang is well connected by public transport. So, no matter where you stay; you are just a ride away from the famous landmarks.

Are you looking for a trip to Penang? Visit Trip.com and complete your Kuala Lumpur-Penang flight booking now.  

  • Plan Your Trip from Kuala Lumpur (KUL) to Penang (PEN)

    Penang attracts thousands of visitors every year for both business and pleasure. Whether you’re taking a last-minute break or a much needed getaway, flights from Kuala Lumpur to Penang on Trip.com can help you get there with ease. With Trip.com, you can browse popular airlines with flights to Penang, check the best season to visit, and preview Penang attractions before you arrive. With flight deals and exciting attractions waiting for you to explore in Penang, the best time to book flights from Kuala Lumpur to Penang is now! Planning a trip from Kuala Lumpur to Penang is easy when you use Trip.com to help you make travel arrangements. Whether you are flying one-way, non-stop, or round-trip, you will find just the flight you need with us. If you want to lock in a great deal for your flights, go for a round-trip flight, if you need flexibility with your itinerary, book a one-way flight to Penang. With Trip.com, you can search for available flights and hotel rooms, and then make your booking quickly and easily online and on the go. Pack your travel accessories, make a must-see bucket list, and book your flight to Penang on Trip.com today!

  • A Trip to Remember (KUL—PEN)

    Make your journey from Kuala Lumpur (KUL) to Penang (PEN) a trip to remember by using Trip.com to view Penang attractions before you arrive. Once you know what to do in Penang, you can reserve and book in advance for the best travel experience possible. Planning ahead is the most effective way to ensure your whole travel experience goes smoothly. Whether you need help choosing the perfect restaurant, discovering the best places to try local flavors, or finding the most stunning views in town, Trip.com is with you every step of the way for your trip to Penang.