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Flights to Penang in 2021

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
Popular inDecemberHigh demand for flights, 4% potential price rise
Cheapest inMayBest time to find cheap flights, 3% potential price drop
Average price£466Average for round-trip flights in September 2021
Round-trip from£470From London to Penang Intl

Cheap flights to Penang in September, October 2021

The best prices found for PEN flights for September, October
8 Oct - 8 Nov
£605pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Qatar Airways
   
2 STOPS
PEN
Penang Intl
PEN
Penang Intl
Qatar Airways
   
2 STOPS
LHR
London Heathrow
22 Oct - 29 Oct
£617pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Multiple airlines
     
3 STOPS
PEN
Penang Intl
PEN
Penang Intl
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
LHR
London Heathrow
23 Oct - 31 Oct
£620pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Singapore Airlines
 
1 STOP
PEN
Penang Intl
PEN
Penang Intl
Singapore Airlines
 
1 STOP
LHR
London Heathrow

Penang 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Penang found for this year
22 Nov - 5 Dec
£470pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Etihad Airways
   
2 STOPS
PEN
Penang Intl
PEN
Penang Intl
Etihad Airways
   
2 STOPS
LHR
London Heathrow
22 Nov - 5 Dec
£491pp
LGW
London Gatwick
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
PEN
Penang Intl
PEN
Penang Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LGW
London Gatwick
8 Oct - 8 Nov
£605pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Qatar Airways
   
2 STOPS
PEN
Penang Intl
PEN
Penang Intl
Qatar Airways
   
2 STOPS
LHR
London Heathrow

Last minute flights to Penang

Late deals on return flights to Penang, departing today and this week
3 Oct - 4 Oct
£653pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
PEN
Penang Intl
PEN
Penang Intl
Emirates
   
2 STOPS
LHR
London Heathrow
3 Oct - 4 Oct
£731pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
PEN
Penang Intl
PEN
Penang Intl
Emirates
   
2 STOPS
LHR
London Heathrow
3 Oct - 6 Oct
£747pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Qatar Airways
   
2 STOPS
PEN
Penang Intl
PEN
Penang Intl
Qatar Airways
   
2 STOPS
LHR
London Heathrow

Cheapest prices for Penang flights by month

The cheapest ticket to Penang found for each month in 2021 based on historical flight searches by Cheapflights users.
January
£461
February
£464
March
£459
April
£494
May
£477
June
£478
July
£491
August
£479
September
£459
October
£456
November
£467
December
£551
October is currently the cheapest month to fly to Penang Intl. At this moment in time December 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 Intl Airport?

Average Penang Intl flight ticket prices and weather conditions for 2021 and 2022 by month.
LON - PEN
Price
£455 - £704
PEN
Temperature
31 - 32 °C
PEN
Precipitation
68 - 370 mm
Whilst there are several times of the year to choose from, April is seen as the time to fly to Penang, however, it is possible to get good deals throughout the year. January sees the temperatures in Penang peak to their warmest. October tends, on average, to see the most amount of rainfall.

When is the best time to book a flight 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 59 days in advance of your trip. Fares are likely to increase a fortnight or so before your departure date.

Which day is cheapest to fly to Penang?

The cheapest day to fly to Penang is usually Thursday. At the moment, Saturday is the most expensive.

What time of day is cheapest to fly to Penang?

To get the best value, try booking a flight at midday when visiting Penang. Generally the prices will increase for flights in the morning as these tend to have higher demand.

How long is the flight to Penang?

Flights from the United Kingdom to Penang, Malaysia range from about 15h-22h. If you’re departing from London, your flight will likely be on the shorter end of the range, thanks to the numerous flights heading to Penang daily and the location of London in southern England. If you’re flying out of a northern area, such as Edinburgh, you can expect your flight to be on the longer end of the spectrum, thanks to its location and the increasing likelihood of layovers along the way. The number and length of your stopovers will contribute to your total flight time too.

Where can you get direct flights to Penang from?

Unfortunately, there are no direct flights to Penang from the United Kingdom. If you’re looking to book as short of a flight as possible, knowing the airlines that fly into Penang daily is helpful as you can book flights from a nearby airport that services these airlines. Thai Airways, Malaysia Airlines, Singapore Airlines, and AirAsia are some of these major airlines. When you do experience a stopover or two, you’ll likely do so in common layover cities, like Amsterdam, Frankfurt, Dubai, Kuala Lumpur, and/or Bangkok.

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

When your destination is Penang in Malaysia, you’ll fly into George Town Airport (PEN), Penang Island’s international airport, which is about 17.4km from George Town city centre. To reach the city centre, you can take the number 102 bus directly from the airport, which will reach George Town city centre in about 50 minutes, and cost about £0.80. You can also opt to take a taxi from the airport to George Town, which will only take about 15 minutes and cost around £8-£11. Airport shuttle rides are also available into the city centre, which will cost you about £13 and take a bit longer than a taxi, considering stops will likely be made along the way.

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. Its interesting geography and rich culture make it a fascinating holiday destination with plenty to see and do. A visit to the Tropical Spice Garden will introduce you to local spices and herbs growing in their natural state, which just happens to be a beautiful and fragrant thing to witness. Visit picturesque Kek Lok Si Temple for a fusion of incredible Asian temple architectures – a Chinese-style base, a Thai-style middle, and a Burmese-inspired top. Stroll through Khoo Kongsi, a traditional stately home that boasts a gold leaf interior and frequent Chinese opera performances.

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

British citizens travelling to Penang, Malaysia need a passport with six months of validity remaining upon your date of entry into Malaysia. You will not need a visa, however, as long as your visit is for less than 90 days.

What airport do you fly into for flights to Penang?

If you book a flight to Penang, you will be flying into Penang Intl, which is the city’s only airport. Penang Intl (PEN) is located 9.0 mi from the centre of Penang.

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