Medan to Penang flights

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Exchange rate
1.00 GBP = 5.54 MYR
British Pound Sterling Malaysian Ringgit
1 MYR = 0.19 GBP
Last checked on 06 August 2020
Local, one-way ticket

Trains are 24% more expensive in Penang than in Medan.

Mid-priced restaurant

The average meal is 14% more expensive in Penang than in Medan.

Standard daytime start rate

Taxis are 241% more expensive in Penang than in Medan.

Regular cappuccino

Coffee is 48% more expensive in Penang than in Medan.

Medan airports
  • ( Kuala Namu International Airport (KNO)
    How far from city centre: 2 miles
  • ( Polonia (MES)
    How far from city centre: 2 miles
Penang airports
  • ( Penang International (PEN)
    How far from city centre: 5 miles
  • ( Butterworth (BWH)
    How far from city centre: 5 miles
K Distance: 165 miles

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Frequent asked questions about flights from Medan to Penang

How can I find cheap flights from Medan to Penang at eDreams?
At eDreams we use different machine learned based methodologies to find our costumers the cheapest flight available from Medan to Penang. Considering airline combinations, stopovers and direct flights as well as different criteria for inbound and outbound journeys, our search engine works to provides always the best price with the best conditions.
Is Penang expensive to visit compared to Medan?
If you compare transportation prices, the taxi ride in Penang costs an average of 1.09 GBP, 241% more expensive than Medan, with a fare of 0.32 GBP, while train tickets costs 24% more in Penang: 0.36 GBP against 0.29 GBP in Medan. If you compare the price of a lunch meal, however, you can find it from 1.82 GBP in Penang, 14% more than the 1.59 GBP in Medan. The price of the coffee is around 48% more expensive in Penang, with an average of 2.11 GBP , while in Medan the coffee costs 1.43 GBP.
When is the best time to book a flight from Medan to Penang?
According to real customer data from our website, the most popular months to book a trip from Medan to Penang are September, December and October.
When is the best time to travel from Medan to Penang?
The best time of the year to go to Penang when flying from Medan depends on several preference factors like climate, seasonality and, of course, price. When it comes to popularity, December is the top 1 month to fly to  Penang from Medan in terms of searches from our cutomer, followed by October and September. If you prefer to avoid high peaks of turism, however, and escape a crowded period March, November and April are the months with less volume of searchs for the route Medan -  Penang.
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