Genting Highlands is located at the peak of the Titiwangsa Mountains. It is a popular vacation destination in Malaysia. It is considered to be one of the ideal destinations because of its naturally cool weather along with many other attractions that promise an exciting visit for the people of all ages. There are various locals who often come here to enjoy their weekends, resulting in congested traffic on weekends and public holidays. Whereas, Penang has exquisite art, incredible festivals as well as delicious food, whereas, Kuala Lumpur has numerous bars and restaurants for exciting nightlife. There are locals as well as various other travellers who travel between these two cities every year. The attractions in Penang include Kek Lok Si Temple, wall painting by Lithuanian artist Ernest Zacharevic, Batu Ferringhi Beach, Unesco World Heritage Site The Streets of Georgetown, etc. Several people travel from Genting Highlands to Penang by bus.
The arrival points in Penang are conveniently located. They include:
- Jawi Toll
- Penang Komtar
- Sungai Nibong
- Nibong Tebal
- Tambun Toll
- Bukit Mertajam
- Chai Leng Park – Caltex
- Penang Sentral (Butterworth)
- PEN - Prangin Mall
- Juru Toll
The departure point in Genting Highlands is located at :
- First World Hotel
The total distance between Genting Highlands to Penang is about 343.3 km. It takes around 5 hours 20 minutes to cover this travelling distance by bus. The bus ticket price ranges from MYR 35 to MYR 50, depending upon the class of bus you book. The first bus from Genting Highlands departs at 12:00 pm and the last bus departs at 4:00 pm.
Some of the popular bus service providers include :
- Kulim First Travel
- Grassland Penang Prangin Mall
- Coachliner 707 Travel & Tours Sdn Bhd (Penang)
- Beh Travel & Tours
- Shanhua Travel and Tours Sdn Bhd
- GJG Express Sdn Bhd
- New Asian Travel
All of these offer excellent coach services such as :
- WiFi facility
- Comfortable seats
- Spacious legroom
- Charging points
- Fully air conditioned coaches
Now it is even more convenient and comfortable for you because you can now book the bus tickets online as per your schedule. You may choose your own seat as well as the operator you want to travel with. With a few bus operators around, you may choose the time of departure and arrival as per your convenience.
If you are also looking for return checkout, please ensure to check Penang to Genting highlands Bus Tickets.