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Colombo Penang
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Fri, 12 Jul CMB - PEN
Sat, 13 Jul PEN - CMB
£208 £204
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Colombo Penang
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Sat, 29 Jun CMB - PEN
-24 %
£152 £116
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Currency and price comparison

Train Local, one-way ticket
177% Trains are 177% more expensive in Penang than in Colombo.
Colombo £0.13
Penang £0.36
Meal Mid-priced restaurant
23% A meal in Penang is 23% cheaper than a meal in Colombo.
Colombo £2.6
Penang £1.99
Exchange rate
1 GBP = 6.09 MYR
1 MYR = 0.17 GBP
Last checked on 16 June 2024
Distance: 1406 miles
Colombo airports
Katunayake International (CMB) How far from city centre: 17 miles
Ratmalana (RML) How far from city centre: 17 miles
Beira Lake (BYV) How far from city centre: 1 miles
Penang airports
Penang International (PEN) How far from city centre: 5 miles
Butterworth (BWH) How far from city centre: 5 miles

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Prices for tickets from Colombo to Penang may fluctuate while you are in the process of booking. While this isn't a common occurrence, it can happen because Opodo operates as an online travel agency, and ticket prices and availability are ultimately determined by the airlines. Therefore, if the airline adjusts prices or if the available tickets are depleted while you are making your reservation, you will receive confirmation within 48 hours after your ticket purchase.

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Frequently asked questions about flights from Colombo to Penang

How long does the flight take to go from Colombo to Penang?
The total flight time between Colombo and Penang is of around 04:50 hours on average, considering an average distance of 2,791 km, for both direct and indirect flights for the route (which may have 1 or more stops in other cities in between).
How can I find cheap flights from Colombo to Penang at Opodo?
The cheapest price for a flight from Colombo to Penang is 116£. At Opodo we use different machine learned based methodologies to find our costumers the best option available, considering airline combinations, stopovers and direct flights as well as different criteria for inbound and outbound journeys.
Is Penang expensive to visit compared to Colombo?
If you compare transportation prices, the taxi ride in Penang costs an average of 0.83 GBP, 168% more expensive than Colombo, with a fare of 0.31 GBP, while train tickets costs 177% more in Penang: 0.36 GBP against 0.13 GBP in Colombo. If you compare the price of a lunch meal, however, you can find it from 1.99 GBP in Penang, 23% less than the 2.60 GBP in Colombo. The price of the coffee is around 13% more expensive in Penang, with an average of 2.21 GBP , while in Colombo the coffee costs 1.96 GBP.
When is the best time to book a flight from Colombo to Penang?
The most popular months to book a trip from Colombo to Penang are August, June and April, based on the searches of our customers.
When is the best time to travel from Colombo to Penang?
The best time of the year to go to Penang when flying from Colombo depends on several preference factors like climate, seasonality and, of course, price. When it comes to popularity, September is the top 1º month to fly to Penang from Colombo in terms of searches from our customer, followed by October and July. If you prefer to avoid high peaks of turism, however, and escape a crowded period, February, August and May are the months with less volume of searchs for the route Colombo - Penang.
Is it possible to purchase a flexible ticket for my flight from Colombo to Penang?
At Opodo we want to make sure that your travel plans are not affected by any cancelation as well as any possible restrictions Malaysia may apply when travelling from Colombo. Is your flight cancelled? We've got your back! With our flexible ticket guarantee you can decide if you want to book another flight - free of rebooking fee - or get a full refund!
How is the weather in Penang compared to Colombo?
While in Colombo the temperatures can reach an average of 34.0 ºC in summer, with precipitation levels up to 3.0 mm ,Penang's temperatures can go up to 33.58 ºC during the hot season, with 3.0 mm average of rain rate . In winter, however, weather indicators show around 21.83 ºC in Penang, compared to the 20.54 ºC average degrees reported in Colombo. During the winter period, Colombo can register 6.0 mm precipitation, while Penang have an average of 3.0 mm rain level.
Airlines with indirect flights from Colombo to Penang are:
Batik Air Malaysia, stopping in Kuala Lumpur for 75 minutes minimum.
  • Srilankan Airlines, with 80 minutes scale in Singapore.
Flight Duration 4 h and 50 m Flights between Colombo and Penang take, on average, 4 h and 50 m minutes, but the time can vary according to other factors
Cheapest flight £116 Cheapest price for a flight between Colombo and Penang found by our customers in the last 72 hours
High season September According to search data from our customers, September is the busiest time to fly from Colombo to Penang
Airlines flying this route Batik Air Malaysia, Srilankan Airlines Airline(s) with flights between Colombo to Penang

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