Butterworth Penang to Ipoh

Butterworth Penang to Ipoh

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Instant Refundable
09:00
Penang New Asian Travel
2h 30m bus ride in VIP
3.4
11:30
Aman Jaya Ipoh
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06:31
Bukit Mertajam, Penang
1h 30m ride in train #9103, ETS Platinum
08:01
Ipoh
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06:20
Butterworth
1h 41m ride in train #9103, ETS Platinum
08:01
Ipoh

From Penang New Asian Travel to Ipoh by Bus

Instant Refundable
09:00
Penang New Asian Travel
2h 30m bus ride in VIP
3.4
11:30
Aman Jaya Ipoh

From Butterworth to Ipoh by train

Instant
06:20
Butterworth
1h 41m ride in train #9103, ETS Platinum
08:01
Ipoh

From Bukit Mertajam to Ipoh by train

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06:31
Bukit Mertajam, Penang
1h 30m ride in train #9103, ETS Platinum
08:01
Ipoh

Transportation from Butterworth Penang to Ipoh

Butterworth Penang to Ipoh destination reviews

JD
Bus Express, Sri Maju Group, Feb 14, 2020
if ktm available, will be better.
MW
Bus Express, Sri Maju Group, Jan 7, 2020
OK.. Good
JC
Bus Express, Sri Maju Group, Dec 18, 2019
Counter agents were friendly, bus departed on time, although we arrived at the terminal about a half hour behind schedule. The ride itself was unremarkable, which is a good thing! Didn't feel dangerous or risky at all.
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How to get from Butterworth Penang to Ipoh

When you want to get from Butterworth Penang to Ipoh, you have a few options to consider. Traveling between these destinations is possible by different means of transport:

  • Flight
  • Bus
  • Train

If you’re looking for a quick trip, it’s recommended that you use Bus. However, if you’d rather take your time with a slower, more affordable travel option, you can book a Flight ticket.

The cost of travel will depend on the means of transport you choose for your trip. A flight ticket is the most expensive option - it will cost you about MYR 972.69. If you want to save on transportation, it’s better to take a bus as a bus ticket costs as low as MYR 9.82.

How far is Butterworth Penang from Ipoh?

If you’re traveling by land, it’s important to know the distance from Butterworth Penang to Ipoh. Your trip will be a total of 94 miles (150 km). The flying distance is 77 miles (123 km).

How long does it take to get from Butterworth Penang to Ipoh?

The travel time from Butterworth Penang to Ipoh can vary depending on the mode of transportation you choose. All things considered, the whole journey should take from 2 to 5 hours.

How much does it cost to get from Butterworth Penang to Ipoh?

The cost of the trip from Butterworth Penang to Ipoh varies according to what means of transport you choose for your journey. The most affordable operator is StarMart: travelling by bus expect to pay as low as MYR 9.82 for your ticket.

However, if you’re after more upscale travel . The most expensive variant is to opt for a flight - a one-way flight ticket can cost as much as MYR 972.69.

Here is a chart of the average ticket prices and transportation options available from Butterworth Penang to Ipoh:

  • Bus tickets - MYR 9.68 to MYR 43.55;
  • Train tickets - MYR 35.00 to MYR 45.00;
  • Plane tickets - MYR 972.69 to MYR 972.69;

How many trips per day are there between Butterworth Penang and Ipoh?

Depending on your choice of transportation, the number of daily trips varies.

  • Flights from Butterworth to Ipoh depart during the day - there are approximately 1 departures a day.
  • Buses start plying the route from 00:15 - you can also take a bus as late as 23:00. There are 1 available bus trips every day.
  • Trains always run on a set schedule - there are 1 trains per day.

Which means of transport is the best for the route?

Flights

Traveling by plane is the fastest way to get from Butterworth to Ipoh. While it’s often the most expensive option, tool, occasionally you can grab promotional tickets for more or less the price of a train or a ferry ticket. Normally, the minimum you need to pay for a Plane ticket is MYR 972.69.

Things to remember before boarding a plane:

  • It’s recommended to book a ticket in advance and check-in online. This way, you can save over 2 hours at the airport, and if your seat selection is on a first come first served basis you will have more options to choose from.
  • Getting through security checks may take some time - it’s recommended to get to the airport at least 1.5 hours in advance.

Airlines flying from Butterworth to Ipoh
Silkair

Buses

Taking a bus from Butterworth to Ipoh is cheaper than flying. Quite often, a long-distance bus is the cheapest transportation option. Buses normally make bathroom and/or lunch stops along the way.

Things to remember before opting for a bus ride:

  • If possible, make sure to choose higher-class buses for a more comfortable travel experience. Such buses often have an air conditioning system, soft reclining seats, Wi-Fi, bathrooms, etc.
  • As with plane tickets, buses are better booked in advance so that you can secure a good seat.
  • While booking a bus, keep in mind that delays are possible. Yet it still pays to get to the bus station at least 15 minutes prior to the scheduled departure.

Trains

Things to remember while choosing a train ticket:
Consider everything carefully while choosing the class of your train travel. In most cases, the second class is comfortable enough – it features 2 or 4 berths in each compartment and is often air-conditioned.

If you’re in for a premium experience, consider getting a first class ticket. The price of first class tickets may include Wifi, and a choice of snacks and drinks.

The most popular transport from Butterworth Penang to Ipoh

How to choose the most convenient way of travel from Butterworth Penang to Ipoh? In order to make your choice of transportation easier, we asked 1000 users to range their preferences for this route. Here are the results of the poll:

  • 66% decided to go for a bus.
  • 34% users enjoyed a train ride.