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From AmanJaya Ipoh to Butterworth by bus

08:45
AmanJaya Ipoh
10:50
Butterworth
2h 5m
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10:00
AmanJaya Ipoh
12:05
Butterworth
2h 5m
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11:00
AmanJaya Ipoh
13:05
Butterworth
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12:00
AmanJaya Ipoh
14:05
Butterworth
2h 5m
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12:30
AmanJaya Ipoh
14:35
Butterworth
2h 5m
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16:00
AmanJaya Ipoh
18:05
Butterworth
2h 5m
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17:00
AmanJaya Ipoh
19:05
Butterworth
2h 5m
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18:00
AmanJaya Ipoh
20:05
Butterworth
2h 5m
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18:30
AmanJaya Ipoh
20:35
Butterworth
2h 5m
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20:45
AmanJaya Ipoh
22:50
Butterworth
2h 5m
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21:00
AmanJaya Ipoh
23:05
Butterworth
2h 5m
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From AmanJaya Ipoh to Penang by bus

09:15
AmanJaya Ipoh
11:25
Sungai Nibong, Penang
2h 10m
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10:00
AmanJaya Ipoh
12:10
Sungai Nibong, Penang
2h 10m
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10:30
AmanJaya Ipoh
12:40
Sungai Nibong, Penang
2h 10m
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11:00
AmanJaya Ipoh
13:10
Sungai Nibong, Penang
2h 10m
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12:30
AmanJaya Ipoh
14:40
Sungai Nibong, Penang
2h 10m
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12:30
AmanJaya Ipoh
14:40
Sungai Nibong, Penang
2h 10m
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15:15
AmanJaya Ipoh
17:25
Sungai Nibong, Penang
2h 10m
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17:00
AmanJaya Ipoh
19:10
Sungai Nibong, Penang
2h 10m
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17:30
AmanJaya Ipoh
19:40
Sungai Nibong, Penang
2h 10m
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18:00
AmanJaya Ipoh
20:10
Sungai Nibong, Penang
2h 10m
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18:30
AmanJaya Ipoh
20:40
Sungai Nibong, Penang
2h 10m
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19:45
AmanJaya Ipoh
21:55
Sungai Nibong, Penang
2h 10m
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From Jalan Bendahara Ipoh to Butterworth by bus

08:15
Jalan Bendahara Ipoh
10:45
Butterworth
2h 30m
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15:30
Jalan Bendahara Ipoh
18:00
Butterworth
2h 30m
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From Jalan Bendahara Ipoh to Penang by bus

08:45
Jalan Bendahara Ipoh
11:15
Sungai Nibong, Penang
2h 30m
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10:00
Jalan Bendahara Ipoh
12:30
Sungai Nibong, Penang
2h 30m
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12:00
Jalan Bendahara Ipoh
14:30
Sungai Nibong, Penang
2h 30m
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14:45
Jalan Bendahara Ipoh
17:15
Sungai Nibong, Penang
2h 30m
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17:00
Jalan Bendahara Ipoh
19:30
Sungai Nibong, Penang
2h 30m
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19:15
Jalan Bendahara Ipoh
21:45
Sungai Nibong, Penang
2h 30m
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From Simpang to Butterworth by bus

03:30
Simpang, Perak
05:00
Butterworth
1h 30m
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09:15
Simpang, Perak
10:45
Butterworth
1h 30m
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18:30
Simpang, Perak
20:00
Butterworth
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From Ipoh to Butterworth by train

#9122
KTM
01:09
Ipoh
02:55
Butterworth
1h 46m
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#9124
KTM
01:11
Ipoh
02:59
Butterworth
1h 48m
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#9102
KTM
13:46
Ipoh
15:30
Butterworth
1h 44m
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#9104
KTM
16:01
Ipoh
17:45
Butterworth
1h 44m
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#9322
KTM
20:19
Ipoh
22:03
Butterworth
1h 44m
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#9422
KTM
20:49
Ipoh
22:39
Butterworth
1h 50m
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#9106
KTM
22:51
Ipoh
00:45
Butterworth
1h 54m
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From Ipoh to Penang by train

#9422
KTM
20:49
Ipoh
23:22
Tasek Gelugor, Penang
2h 33m
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Ipoh to Penang Schedule

Ipoh to Penang Schedule
Transport NameRoute TimePrice
KTM ETS Gold 01:09 – 02:55MYR 36.61
StarMart Express VIP 24 03:30 – 05:00MYR 67.78
Sri Maju Group Express 08:45 – 10:50MYR 17.96
Unititi Express Express 10:00 – 12:05MYR 24.32
Transnasional Express 12:00 – 14:05MYR 15.25
Sri Maju Group Express 15:15 – 17:25MYR 22.44
Sri Maju Group VIP 24 16:00 – 18:05MYR 22.44
Perak Transit Ekspres Express 18:30 – 20:40MYR 22.44
Sri Maju Group Express 19:45 – 21:55MYR 22.44
StarMart Express VIP 24 18:30 – 20:00MYR 16.85
Transnasional Express 20:45 – 22:50MYR 15.25
KTM ETS Platinum 22:51 – 00:45MYR 46.58

Ipoh to Penang destination reviews

4.2
15 customer reviews
5
40%
4
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93% of 15 travelers were presumably happy with this destination
HW
5
train #9102 ETS Platinum, KTM, May 1, 2019
Great service, clean carriage and very pleasant staff.
MB
4
train #9102 ETS Platinum, KTM, Mar 8, 2019
Smooth trip with no issues at all, would have given 5 stars if the seat would have been in driving direction, riding backwards on a train is weird.
TK
5
train #9102 ETS Platinum, KTM, Feb 28, 2019
Train on time. Comfortable journey. Friendly staff
LS
4
bus Express, Perak Transit Ekspres, Aug 15, 2019
Comfortable trip. No problems
PK
4
bus Express, Sri Maju Group, Jun 18, 2019
Smooth and safe ride. Worth it!
PK
5
bus Express, Sri Maju Group, Apr 22, 2019
Great Service!

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How to get from Ipoh to Penang

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

  • 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 Train ticket.

The cost of travel will depend on the means of transport you choose for your trip. A Bus ticket is the most expensive option - it will cost you about MYR 67.77. If you want to save on transportation, it’s better to take a bus as a bus ticket costs as low as MYR 17.96.

How far is Ipoh from Penang?

If you’re traveling by land, it’s important to know the distance from Ipoh to Penang. Your trip will be a total of 88 miles (140 km). The flying distance is 68 miles (109 km).

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

The travel time from Ipoh to Penang can vary depending on the mode of transportation you choose. All things considered, the whole journey should take from 2 to 3 hours.

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

The cost of the trip from Ipoh to Penang varies according to what means of transport you choose for your journey. The most affordable operator is Sri Maju Group: travelling by bus expect to pay as low as MYR 17.96 for your ticket.

However, if you’re after more upscale travel . The most expensive variant is to opt for a Bus - a one-way Bus ticket can cost as much as MYR 67.77.

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

  • Bus tickets - MYR 18.00 to MYR 68.00;
  • Train tickets - MYR 35.00 to MYR 47.00;

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

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

  • Buses start plying the route from 03:30 - you can also take a bus as late as 19:45. There are 31 available bus trips every day.
  • Trains always run on a set schedule - there are 8 trains per day.

Which means of transport is the best for the route?

Buses

Taking a bus from Ipoh to Penang 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 Ipoh to Penang

How to choose the most convenient way of travel from Ipoh to Penang? 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:

  • 999 users enjoyed a train ride.
  • 1 decided to go for a bus.