Penang International (PEN)



Malaysia Airport - Penang International Airport (PEN)

Full name: Penang International Airport
Location: Penang Airport is located two miles (4km) north of Bayan Baru or 12 miles (20km) west of Georgetown.
Time: GMT +8.
Contacts: Tel: +60 4 643 4411.
Getting to the city: Rapid Penang run a bus service that is frequent and covers most destinations from the airport. Lines 401, 401A and 401E all connect the airport with the capital of Georgetown and cost roughly RM 4. The trip takes just under an hour. Many foreign visitors take taxis, however, which are available outside the terminal.
Car Rental: Avis, Hertz and Europcar and a number of local car rental companies are all represented at the airport. However, most first-time visitors take taxis or hire a car with a driver.
Airport Taxis: Taxis are available outside the terminal, but, to avoid being overcharged, it is best to buy prepaid taxi vouchers inside the terminal. Taxis to Georgetown cost about RM 40 and the trip takes approximately 45mins to an hour. Taxis to Batu Ferengghi cost about RM 85.
Facilities: Facilities include lounges/travel clubs, banks, bureaux de change, a tourist help desk, shops and restaurants.
Parking: Short and long-term parking for just over 800 cars is available at Penang International Airport.
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Penang International Taxis: the taxi fares above are intended as a guideline only.