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Penang to Medan flights

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Exchange rate
1.00 GBP = 19307.9 IDR
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1 IDR = 0.01 GBP
Last checked on 24 September 2020
Local, one-way ticket

Trains in Medan are 22% cheaper than in Penang.

Mid-priced restaurant

A meal in Medan is 16% cheaper than a meal in Penang.

Standard daytime start rate

A taxi fare in Medan is 72% cheaper than in Penang.

Regular cappuccino

Coffee in Medan is 35% cheaper than in Penang.

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

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Frequent asked questions about flights from Penang to Medan

How is COVID-19 affecting flights from Penang to Medan?
At Opodo we want to make sure that your travel plans are not affected by any cancelation as well as any possible restrictions Indonesia may apply when travelling from Penang. 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 much, on average, are flights from Penang to Medan?
The average price to go from Penang to Medan is 34.18 GBP but ticket prices vary a lot, depending on the season and how far in advance you book.
🔍 How can I find cheap flights from Penang to Medan at Opodo?
At Opodo we use different machine learned based methodologies to find our costumers the cheapest flight available from Penang to Medan. 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 Medan expensive to visit compared to Penang?
If you compare transportation prices, the taxi ride in Medan costs an average of 0.31 GBP, 72% cheaper than Penang, with a fare of 1.12 GBP, while train tickets costs 22% less in Medan: 0.29 GBP against 0.37 GBP in Penang. If you compare the price of a lunch meal, however, you can find it from 1.57 GBP in Medan, 16% less than the 1.87 GBP in Penang. The price of the coffee is around 35% cheaper in Medan, with an average of 1.41 GBP, while in Penang the coffee costs 2.18 GBP.
📉 When is the best time to book a flight from Penang to Medan?
According to real customer data from our website, the most popular months to book a trip from Penang to Medan are October, December and May.
📅 When is the best time to travel from Penang to Medan?
The best time of the year to go to Medan when flying from Penang 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  Medan from Penang in terms of searches from our cutomer, followed by June and November. If you prefer to avoid high peaks of turism, however, and escape a crowded period May, March and July are the months with less volume of searchs for the route Penang -  Medan.
How long does the flight take to go from Penang to Medan?
The total flight time between Penang and Medan is of around 00:51 hours on average, considering an average distance of 261 km, for both direct and indirect flights for the route (which may have 1 or more stops in oter cities in between).
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