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Penang (Bayan Lepas) International Airport (PEN)

Full Airport Name

Penang (Bayan Lepas) International Airport


Malaysia Airport Sdn Bhd, 11900 Bayan Lepas, Malaysia

Airport Code


Country Code



(04) 643 4411


(04) 643 5339




Number of Terminals

3 (1 commuter and 2 burden terminals)

Time Zone

GMT + 8


The airport is amid 17km (10 miles) south of Penang's basic burghal Georgetown and 6km (4 miles) arctic of Bayan Baru.

Driving Directions

Driving amid the airport and Georgetown is easy. It takes 20 account on the Bayan Lepas Highway, and it is aloof a amount of afterward the signs.

Car Parking

Both abiding and concise parking is available, with added than 800 parking spaces.

Car Hire

Avis, Hertz and National are amid the car appoint companies represented at the airport.

Public Transport

Road: Bus: There are bus casework from the airport to Georgetown. They are absolutely frequent, and the adventure takes about 45 minutes.

Taxi: The auto account from the airport is bargain and reliable. A agenda arrangement with anchored prices for specific destinations is used. Passengers charge to boutique for a agenda at the auto adverse in the terminal architecture and again present the agenda at the auto rank alfresco breadth they will be allotted a taxi.

Information and Help Desks

An advice board is amid in the accessible breadth on the arena floor.

Airport Facilities

Money and communications: A bank, ATMs and a adopted barter account are available. Postal casework are offered in one of the shops in the terminal building.

Eating and drinking: Restaurants and confined as able-bodied as cafes affairs hot drinks, sandwiches and candy are accessible in the terminal building.

Shopping: There are duty-free shops, a allowance shop, a pharmacy and several newsagents in the terminal building.

Luggage: For absent baggage items, acquaintance the advice board on the arena floor. There are no baggage lockers at the airport.

Other facilities: A aboriginal aid account is accessible in the terminal building.

Conference and Business Facilities

A VIP lounge and a business centre with fax machine, printer and telephones are amid in the terminal building.

Facilities for Disabled Travellers

Accessibility is acceptable at the airport. There are toilets for wheelchair users, lifts up to the abandonment breadth on the aboriginal attic and parking spaces aloof for disabled bodies in the car parks.


There are no hotels at the airport. Hotel Equatorial Penang (tel: (04) 643 8111) is 15 account away.