Penang Island, Malaysia · 292 hotels available
Penang Port is a one of a kind terminal, as it is the only port operator in Malaysia that operates ferry services linking between Georgetown (Raja Tun Uda Ferry Terminal) and Butterworth on the mainland (Sultan Abdul Halim Ferry Terminal). Its a great crossing over to Penang Island from Butterworth while enjoying spectacular view and moment along the way. For a backpacking tourist this will be the cheapest and convenient mode of going over to Penang Island. But for tourist or a family trip, it is a historical experience especially with kids. Penang Port operates a fleet of four ferries on a daily basis with 20 – 30 minutes arrival intervals from 5.20 am to 10.00p.m and one ferry from 10.00 pm to 1.00a.m with an arrival interval of 1 hour.
Below are some of many ways for you to reach to the Penang Ferry Terminal.
If the flight is straight to Penang, the drop off would be at Penang Bayan Lepas International Airport. The flight is approximately 45 minutes frol KLIA/KLIA 2. This airport supports international flights as well.
You can go to Penang Ferry Terminal in Georgetown (Raja Tun Uda Ferry Terminal) from Sultan Abdul Halim Ferry Terminal in Butterworth which is the mainland. Its a short 15 minutes ride with Ferry rates are RM1.20 for adults, RM0.60 for children, RM1.40 for bicycles, RM2.00 for motorbikes, RM7.70 for cars, and additional fees for larger vehicles.
You can take Bus 101 Rapid Penang. This bus travels from the Jetty bus terminal (Weld Quay), the bus travels along Chulia Street, then onto Penang Road and the KOMTAR Rapid Penang bus terminal. This bus then travels along the winding road of the coastline to Batu Ferringhi beach with its many beach front hotels and night market.You can also catch the "Free Cat" Penang bus at the jetty which takes you around the old part of Georgetown past many of the George Town Hotels and onto KOMTAR.
This 4 Star hotel is located at the Weld Quay area, just minutes away from major historic sites and business and leisure establishments along the Heritage Trail of Penang. A greater appeal is that this hotel is only 5 minutes away from the Penang Port and Ferry Terminal. This hotel equipped with Spa, Gym and Jacuzzi to escape the stresses and strains of modern life.
This hotel offers accommodation in George Town, 200 metres from Penang Jetty. All of the great attraction in Georgetown such as Pinang Peranakan Mansion is 400 metres from the hotel while Fort Cornwallis is 600 metres from the property. For travellers especially on budget, this hotel offers you everything from affordable price range to various amenities.