How to get to Penang from Kuala Lumpur
The island of Penang is about 300 kilometers from Kuala Lumpur (Penang interactive map of Malaysia). You can reach it from the capital by plane, train, bus. Conveniently, the island is connected with mainland with a bridge, and therefore it is possible directly without a transplant to get here by bus. The train is also a good option, and although the island itself it is not, nearby on the mainland in Butterworth is the train/railway station, from where the ferry to the island can be reached on foot.
Prices for flights compete with buses and trains, especially if you buy tickets in advance for special offers. If cheap choices of flights to choose failed, you can use ground transport, which is also very convenient. About all the ways to get from Kuala Lumpur to Penang, read more:
On the plane
Penang international airport Penang International Airport (Penang airport on the map). Flights to it are from the main international airport of Kuala Lumpur KLIAand from the old airport Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah (formerly Subang Airport). For tourists the most convenient airport KLIA because there are budget airlines, and it arrives most international flights, so you can continue the journey to Penang without a change of airport. Flights operated by airlines AirAsia, Firefly, Malindo Air and Malaysia Airlines. Prices for a round trip start from $ 25 (about 105 ringgit, see the Malaysian currency and the exchange rate) when you buy tickets in advance for the shares, the standard price is around 50 dollars.
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Directly on Penang railway does not go, but through the city of Butterworth (Butterworth) on the shore is the main branch of the railroad of Malaysia. Near railway station Butterworth (railway station on the map) is a passenger ferry, which takes 20 minutes to get to the pier (Weld Quay on the map) right in the heart of Georgetown on Penang . The ferry departs approximately every 15 minutes from 06:15 to 00:40 is 1.2 ringgit.
From Kuala Lumpur station , Kuala Lumpur Sentral (KL Sentral) to Butterworth departs daily to 5 trains. Journey time 4 hours, cost from 54 ringgit (about $ 13).
Penang can be reached by bus as on flights directly into the island over the bridge, and buses to the city Butterworth (then by ferry). From Kuala Lumpur depart from the station TBS. Travel very often, almost every half hour. In duration 5 hours, cost $ 8.
Buses that go directly to the island of Penang, end the path at the bus station Sungai Nibong Bus Terminal (Terminal Bas SG Nibong Express). Bus station in Butterworth is next to the railway station and the ferry, and getting from there to Penang is not difficult (see above).