How do I get from Kuala Lumpur to Penang?

How much is taxi from KL to Penang?

The typical Kuala Lumpur to Penang taxi fare is RM 805.

How do I get from Kuala Lumpur to Penang by train?

Hop aboard the ETS train

Operated by the national railway company Keretapi Tanah Melayu, the Electronic Train Service (ETS) runs a route from KL Sentral to Penang Butterworth five times a day. Each ride takes up to 4 hours, depending on the number of stops between KL and Penang. Tickets cost RM59 (USD $14.75).

How can I go to Penang?

By Flight. The Penang International Airport located in Bayan Lepas receives direct flights from major capitals in the region. Malaysian Airlines (MAS) operates more than 20 flights daily to and from Penang. Budget airlines such as Air Asia and Firefly also offer flights at competitive rates to and from this island.

Which is better Langkawi or Penang?

Shopping will be better in Penang than Langkawi but there are lots of lovely beaches and beautiful scenery on Langkawi and life is very slow. Culturally the two islands are quite different. Penang is Chinese dominated whereas Langkawi has a large Moslem presence. Many restaurants in Langkawi do not serve alcohol.

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Is Penang a country?

Penang is a Malaysian state located on the northwest coast of Peninsular Malaysia, by the Malacca Strait. It has two parts: Penang Island, where the capital city, George Town, is located, and Seberang Perai on the Malay Peninsula.

Penang.

Penang Pulau Pinang
Federation of Malaysia 16 September 1963
Website www.penang.gov.my

Is Kuala Lumpur better than Penang?

KL, on the other hand is a big modern city. Chinatown and Little India are VERY small compared to Penang. Sights and history, then Penang has much more to offer. KL does have some good things (Batu Caves being one) but mostly it is about shops and shopping.

Can I travel from KL to Penang during Cmco?

Movement within the PKPB/CMCO area is permitted. Kuala Lumpur and Selangor are considered one zone, thus cross-movement is allowed. However, movement to other PKPB/CMCO areas, MCO/PKP, RMCO/PKPP and Enhanced MCO (EMCO/PKPD) areas is not permitted, except with PDRM’s permission.

How do I get from Kuala Lumpur to Singapore?

Travel by train from Kuala Lumpur to Singapore takes about 8-10 hours. Travel by plane (direct flights) from Kuala Lumpur to Singapore takes about 1 hour. Travel by private car + shuttle train from Kuala Lumpur to Singapore (via Johor) takes about 6 hours.

How do I get from KL to Cameron Highlands?

There is no direct train from Kuala Lumpur to Cameron Highlands. You can only take the train up to Ipoh or Tapah Road. From there, you will need to transfer to a bus which will take you the rest of the way. Combined train and bus fares start from 96 MYR ($22.50) and travel time is about 5.5 hours.

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Is Penang cheaper than Kuala Lumpur?

To recap, eating out in Penang is about 10% to 20% cheaper than in Kuala Lumpur whereas living a normal young family lifestyle involving child care, education, and leisure activities costs about 20% to 50% lesser in Penang than Kuala Lumpur.