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Home Flights Asia Malaysia Cheap flights to Penang, Malaysia

Cheap flights to Penang

Most popular in January High demand for flights, 15% potential price rise
Cheapest in September Best time to find cheap flights, 3% potential price drop
Average price $794 Price for this month
Cheapest price $651 From New York to Penang

Cheapest Prices for Penang flights by month

January
$1084
February
$794
March
$695
April
$913
May
$856
June
$1032
July
$1003
August
$916
September
$477
October
$618
November
$773
December
$1083
September is currently the cheapest month to fly to Penang. At this moment in time January is the most expensive month. These prices are determined by multiple factors and booking in advance can help keep costs down if your schedule is not as flexible.

When is the best time to fly to Penang?

Choose a month below to see average flight price and weather conditions.
Price
$777 - $1752
Temperature
87.8 - 89.6 °F
Rainfall
2.68 - 14.57 inches
March is typically the best time to fly to Penang, but there are other times where great deals are available. January tends to be the warmest period in Penang so if you are looking for sun or warmer climates then look to fly around this time. October is the wettest if you need to factor this in to your plans.

When is the best time to book flights to Penang?

The price you pay for your flight to Penang may vary depending on when you book.For the best chance of a lower fare, look to book 58 days in advance of your trip. Fares are likely to increase a fortnight or so before your departure date.
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Which day is cheapest to fly to Penang?

Wednesday is currently, on average, the cheapest day to fly to Penang. Flying on Friday will result in higher flight prices.

What time of day is cheapest to fly?

At the moment, flights in the morning are likely to offer the best value for money for your Penang trip. A flight at noon will more often than not be of higher cost.

How long is the flight to Penang?

Flights to Penang, Malaysia from the United States range from about 19h-30h. The precise flight time you’ll experience will depend on your departure city and the number and length of stopovers. If you’re departing out of the west coast, such as from San Francisco, your flight time is likely to be on the shorter end of the spectrum. If you’re departing from a city like New York, your flight time will be on the longer end of the range, due to distance and the increased chance of an extra stopover.

Where can you get direct flights to Penang from?

There are no direct flights from airports in the United States to Penang, unfortunately. If you’re trying to book a flight that is as direct as possible, first consider flying out of your nearest major airport. Also try to book a flight serviced by the airlines that fly into Penang regularly, such as Malaysia Airlines, Singapore Airlines, Cathay Dragon, and United Airlines. Flights to Penang tend to make stopovers in cities like Hong Kong, Taipei, Singapore Changi, and Kuala Lumpur, depending on your airline.

How do you get from Penang airport to the city center?

When your destination is Penang, you’ll fly into Penang International Airport (PEN), which is about 11 miles south of Penang’s capital city, George Town. To reach downtown George Town from the airport, you can take a taxi, which will cost about $10-$13 and take under 20 minutes. You can also take a Rapid Penang bus from the airport to Komtar in the city center, which will cost only about $1 and take about 48 minutes. If you’re traveling in a group and have lots of luggage, a shuttle maybe your best option, which will take about 15 minutes and cost just about $16.

What are some things to do in Penang?

Penang is a state in Malaysia that consists of Penang Island and Seberang Perai on the mainland of Malay Peninsula. Its exquisite natural scenery and rich culture make Penang an exciting place to visit. For those who appreciate colorful ornate architecture, be sure to visit the stunning Kek Lok Si Temple, which consists of a massive pagoda, gorgeous gardens, and serene temples. Get to know Penang in an innovative way by spending an afternoon at Made in Penang Interactive Museum, where, as the name suggests, exhibits are interactive for a more meaningful experience. Penang Hill, also known as Flagstaff Hill, is the place to go for hikes and enjoying views across the city. Ride the funicular up the hill to better appreciate the vistas along the way.

Do I need a passport or visa to fly to Penang?

United States citizens traveling to Penang, Malaysia need a passport with at least six months of validity remaining from the date of your arrival, although a visa is not needed for visits under 90 days.

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