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The best prices from Kuala Lumpur to Penang are usually found in April or March, booked 52 days in advance, depart on a Monday or Tuesday and return on a Wednesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Kuala Lumpur (KUL) to Penang (PEN)

MY1 - PEN
Price
RM 138 - RM 271
PEN
Temperature
31 - 32 °C
PEN
Rainfall
68 - 370 mm

Popular in

July

High demand for flights, 26% potential price rise

Cheapest in

April

Best time to find cheap flights, 31% potential price drop

Round-trip from

RM 138

From Kuala Lumpur to Penang

One-way from

RM 142

One-way flight from Kuala Lumpur to Penang

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest day to fly return from Kuala Lumpur to Penang?

Users have found that flying from Kuala Lumpur to Penang on a Tuesday typically leans towards higher prices. However, this doesn’t mean you still can’t find a deal. Flexibility with other aspects of your flight can still land a great price for your trip.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Kuala Lumpur to Penang?

Travellers have found it’s best to book a flight 46 days in advance to save up to 16% compared to booking the same week of travel. As your travel date approaches, the cost of this flight route may potentially increase. While opting to book 46 days out may not be an option for all, there are still additional ways to secure a deal in the near future. You might find a flight from Kuala Lumpur to Penang 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as RM 190, or RM 206 for flights within the next 24 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Kuala Lumpur to Penang?

April can be a great time to fly to Penang from Kuala Lumpur with a flight ticket averaging about RM 183. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of April for as cheap as RM 109. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Kuala Lumpur to Penang (MY1 - PEN)?

It’s typically best to fly out from Kuala Lumpur to Penang in the morning. Doing so could potentially save you 10% on the flight price compared to flying in the afternoon, which is usually more expensive.

Cheap flights from Kuala Lumpur to Penang in January, February 2021

The best prices found for KUL to PEN flights in January, February
17 Feb - 24 Feb
RM 162pp
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
AirAsia
Direct
PEN
Penang Intl
PEN
Penang Intl
AirAsia
Direct
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
17 Feb - 24 Feb
RM 186pp
SZB
Kuala Lumpur Subang
Thai Lion Air
Direct
PEN
Penang Intl
PEN
Penang Intl
Thai Lion Air
Direct
SZB
Kuala Lumpur Subang
17 Jan - 20 Jan
RM 202pp
SZB
Kuala Lumpur Subang
Malindo Air
Direct
PEN
Penang Intl
PEN
Penang Intl
Malindo Air
Direct
SZB
Kuala Lumpur Subang

Kuala Lumpur to Penang 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Penang from Kuala Lumpur found for this year
7 Jun - 7 Jul
RM 130pp
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
AirAsia
Direct
PEN
Penang Intl
PEN
Penang Intl
AirAsia
Direct
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
17 Feb - 24 Feb
RM 162pp
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
AirAsia
Direct
PEN
Penang Intl
PEN
Penang Intl
AirAsia
Direct
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
29 May - 2 Jun
RM 182pp
SZB
Kuala Lumpur Subang
Firefly
Direct
PEN
Penang Intl
PEN
Penang Intl
Firefly
Direct
SZB
Kuala Lumpur Subang

Direct flights to Penang from Kuala Lumpur

Save time with Kuala Lumpur to Penang direct flight deals
7 Jun - 7 Jul
RM 130pp
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
AirAsia
Direct
PEN
Penang Intl
PEN
Penang Intl
AirAsia
Direct
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
17 Feb - 24 Feb
RM 162pp
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
AirAsia
Direct
PEN
Penang Intl
PEN
Penang Intl
AirAsia
Direct
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
29 May - 2 Jun
RM 182pp
SZB
Kuala Lumpur Subang
Firefly
Direct
PEN
Penang Intl
PEN
Penang Intl
Firefly
Direct
SZB
Kuala Lumpur Subang

One-way flights to Penang from Kuala Lumpur

The cheapest one-way flights from Kuala Lumpur to Penang
11:30 - 12:30
Malindo Air
Direct
1h 00m
SZB - PEN
Malindo Air
RM 142
Malindo Air
11:00 - 14:10
Firefly
1 stop
3h 10m
SZB - PEN
Firefly
RM 211
Gotogate
03:55 - 12:10
AirAsia
1 stop
8h 15m
KUL - PEN
AirAsia
RM 272
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Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Kuala Lumpur to Penang flights.

Flight FAQs

From Kuala Lumpur to Penang

Can I find flights from Kuala Lumpur to Penang for under RM 405 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Kuala Lumpur to Penang for under RM 405. The cheapest flight booked recently is on AirAsia for just RM 130, but on average you can expect to pay RM 263.

Which airlines flying from Kuala Lumpur to Penang Intl have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

AirAsia, Malindo Air, and Malaysia Airlines are some of the carriers that may have flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for other airlines that may also have this kind of flexibility.

Are there direct flights from Kuala Lumpur to Penang for under RM 405 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 13 direct flights from Kuala Lumpur to Penang under RM 405. A good price for a direct flight from Kuala Lumpur to Penang is less than RM 457.

Is Kuala Lumpur weather warmer or cooler than Penang?

You can imagine temperatures to be in the 34 °C range in March. The weather in Penang is generally colder than Kuala Lumpur's. As flight availability is subject to become more limited as peak season approaches it is ideal to book in a timely manner.

How long does is the flight from Kuala Lumpur to Penang?

There are many flights that can get you from Kuala Lumpur to Penang in 55m. Fly via Malaysia Airlines, MAI, or Firefly to get the fastest option. All flights are typically direct.

What are the cheapest airlines to flying from Kuala Lumpur to Penang return?

Flying on AirAsia is currently your cheapest option to Penang, with prices starting at RM 130. Additional return tickets that might be worth considering are offered by Firefly and Thai Lion Air, with the lowest prices starting at RM 183 and RM 187, respectively. AirAsia is priced at 35% lower than the current average price of a flight leaving 3 months from now.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Kuala Lumpur to Penang one-way?

The cheapest airline one-way is Malaysia Airlines, with whom users have recently found tickets for as low as RM 69. However, be on the lookout for offers from Malindo Air and AirAsia, as they are both options that can get you from Kuala Lumpur to Penang for a low price.

Alternative routes for Kuala Lumpur to Penang

Destination information for Penang

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Kuala Lumpur to Penang
Flight duration
1h 02m
Average temperature for January in Penang
32.0 °C
Avg rainfall for January in Penang
68.0 mm

Airports servicing Kuala Lumpur

Airports servicing Penang

Top 6 airlines flying from Kuala Lumpur to Penang

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Kuala Lumpur to Penang choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.

Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Thai Lion Air
RM 18 RM 35 No cancel fee N/A

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by Thai Lion Air. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

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AirAsia
RM 20 RM 45 No cancel fee 66%
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Malindo Air
RM 28 RM 60 No cancel fee N/A
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Malaysia Airlines
RM 24 RM 75 No cancel fee 67%
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Firefly
RM 47 RM 83 No cancel fee 86%

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by Firefly. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

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MAI
RM 399 RM 594 No cancel fee 78%

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by MAI. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

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Hourly flight availability from Kuala Lumpur to Penang

Afternoon Midday to 6 PM 59% of flight departures
Morning 6 AM to midday 30% of flight departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 10% of flight departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 1% of flight departures
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