Instant Recommended Fastest
16:45
PEN Penang International Airport
1h 50m flight #FD402 with Thai AirAsia in Economy
5
17:35
DMK Don Mueang Airport
Instant Recommended Fastest
14:15
PEN Penang International Airport
1h 50m flight #FD404 with Thai AirAsia in Economy
4
15:05
DMK Don Mueang Airport
New Asian Travel
Instant Recommended
12:00
Komtar New Asian Travel, Penang
18h van ride in Regional 14pax
05:00
+1
Morchit Terminal, Bangkok

From Komtar New Asian Travel to Bangkok by Vans

New Asian Travel
Instant
05:00
Komtar New Asian Travel, Penang
18h van ride in Regional 14pax
22:00
Morchit Terminal, Bangkok
New Asian Travel
Instant
08:30
Komtar New Asian Travel, Penang
18h van ride in Regional 14pax
01:30
+1
Morchit Terminal, Bangkok
New Asian Travel
Instant Recommended
12:00
Komtar New Asian Travel, Penang
18h van ride in Regional 14pax
05:00
+1
Morchit Terminal, Bangkok

From Penang International Airport to Bangkok by Flights

Instant Fastest
08:00
PEN Penang International Airport
1h 50m flight #TG2426 with Thai Airways in Economy
08:50
BKK Suvarnabhumi Airport, Bangkok
Thai Smile
Instant Fastest
08:00
PEN Penang International Airport
1h 50m flight #WE426 with Thai Smile in Economy
08:50
BKK Suvarnabhumi Airport, Bangkok
Instant Recommended Fastest
14:15
PEN Penang International Airport
1h 50m flight #FD404 with Thai AirAsia in Economy
4
15:05
DMK Don Mueang Airport
Instant Fastest
15:35
PEN Penang International Airport
1h 50m flight #TG2428 with Thai Airways in Economy
16:25
BKK Suvarnabhumi Airport, Bangkok
Thai Smile
Instant Fastest
15:35
PEN Penang International Airport
1h 50m flight #WE428 with Thai Smile in Economy
16:25
BKK Suvarnabhumi Airport, Bangkok
Instant Recommended Fastest
16:45
PEN Penang International Airport
1h 50m flight #FD402 with Thai AirAsia in Economy
5
17:35
DMK Don Mueang Airport

Transport types between Penang and Bangkok

  • Flights
    MYR 410
  • Trains are not avaliable
  • Buses are not avaliable
  • Ferries are not avaliable
  • Taxis are not avaliable

Penang to Bangkok Schedule

Penang to Bangkok Schedule
Transport NameRoute TimePrice
New Asian Travel Regional 14pax 05:00 - 22:00MYR 180
Thai Airways Economy #TG242608:00 - 08:50MYR 1,313.51
Thai Smile Economy #WE42608:00 - 08:50MYR 431.08
New Asian Travel Regional 14pax 08:30 - 01:30MYR 180
New Asian Travel Regional 14pax 12:00 - 05:00MYR 180
Thai AirAsia Economy #FD40414:15 - 15:05MYR 902.50
Thai Airways Economy #TG242815:35 - 16:25MYR 1,286.10
Thai Smile Economy #WE42815:35 - 16:25MYR 411
Thai AirAsia Economy #FD40216:45 - 17:35MYR 642.79

Popular Routes in Malaysia

How to get from Penang to Bangkok

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

  • Flight
  • Van

If you’re looking for a quick trip, it’s recommended that you use Flight. However, if you’d rather take your time with a slower, more affordable travel option, you can book a Van 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 1,309.23. If you want to save on transportation, it’s better to take a van as a van ticket costs as low as MYR 180.00.

How far is Penang from Bangkok?

If you’re traveling by land, it’s important to know the distance from Penang to Bangkok. Your trip will be a total of 560 miles (900 km). The flying distance is 579 miles (931 km).

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

The travel time from Penang to Bangkok can vary depending on the mode of transportation you choose. All things considered, the whole journey should take from 2 to 18 hours.

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

The cost of the trip from Penang to Bangkok varies according to what means of transport you choose for your journey. The most affordable operator is New Asian Travel (New Asian Travel): travelling by van expect to pay as low as MYR 180.00 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 1,309.23.

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

  • Van price : MYR 180.00 - MYR 180.00;
  • Plane tickets - MYR 410.00 to MYR 1,309.00;

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

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

  • Flights from Penang to Bangkok depart during the day - there are approximately 6 departures a day.
  • Vans from Penang to Bangkok depart during the day - there are approximately 3 departures a day.

Which means of transport is the best for the route?

Flights

Traveling by plane is the fastest way to get from Penang to Bangkok. 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 410.00.

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 Penang to Bangkok
Thai AirAsia (แอร์เอเชีย), Thai Airways, Thai Smile (ไทยสมายล์)

Vans

A shared van is another means of transport for travelling from Penang to Bangkok. As far as travel time is concerned, it’s basically equal to a taxi ride, while price-wise it’s way more affordable. The majority of tourists book a van online in advance.

Sometimes, when trains or buses aren’t available, a van is your only way to get from Penang to Bangkok.

Things to remember: while travelling by van, you might not have as much space for luggage as you would on a train or a plane. It’s a good idea to pack only the most useful things for a van trip and put them in a backpack that will be easy to carry around.

The most popular transport from Penang to Bangkok

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

  • 611 opted for a van.
  • 389 users took a plane.