Travel by bus from Kuala Lumpur to Penang takes about 5-5.5 hours. Travel by train from Kuala Lumpur to Butterworth takes about 4-4.5 hours. Travel by plane from Kuala Lumpur to Penang takes about 1 hour. Travel by private taxi/car from Kuala Lumpur to Penang takes about 5 hours.
How many hours KL to Penang?
How long is the drive from Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia to Penang? The total driving time is 3 hours, 52 minutes.
How far is Penang from Kuala Lumpur Malaysia?
KL to Penang Distance
The distance between Kuala Lumpur and Penang is about 370km, and it takes between 4 to 6 hours to reach Penang depending on what form of transport you choose.
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).
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 much does it cost to drive from KL to Penang?
Long family trips must be by car. Cost from KL: The distance between Kuala Lumpur and Penang is about 331km. The toll price is within RM55 while the fuel cost for a sedan car is about RM65 for a one way trip.