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Bus From Ipoh to Penang

Ipoh to Penang Bus Service

Avg. Bus Duration
Buses depart from
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Daily Bus Services
Cheapest Bus Ticket
1 hour 52 mins
MYR 14

Ipoh to Penang Bus Distance

Earliest Bus
12:30 AM
Last Bus
11:30 PM
157 km
Bus Companies

Ipoh to Penang Bus Schedule & Fare

Bus Operator First Bus Last Bus Duration  
Aerobus 01:45 PM 05:45 PM 2 hrs 15 mins
Super Nice Express 10:50 AM 11:05 PM 7 hrs 48 mins
CS Travel and Tours 08:00 AM 02:30 PM 2 hrs 36 mins
Kesatuan Express 01:00 AM 07:01 PM 2 hrs 52 mins
Mayang Sari Express 08:30 PM 09:00 PM 11 hrs 3 mins


How can I make an online bus ticket booking in Malaysia?

You can book a bus of your choice to any destination in Malaysia by logging on to the official website of redBus which is . The site is user-friendly and you can book your bus ticket in a matter of minutes.

How do I book a bus from Ipoh to Penang?

You can either visit the terminal and go the booth belonging to the bus operator of your choice, wait in line, select a seat, and book your ticket. If you’d rather not do that, you can visit and book your seat within 5 minutes.

Do I need to print out my bus ticket before boarding?

There are two main scenarios that you might fall into when you have to board a bus. Now, if your boarding point is at any terminal in Malaysia, passengers will have to take a print out of the bus ticket that has been sent to the email in a PDF format. The second scenario is when your boarding point is a bus stop and not a terminal. In this case, you will receive an M-ticket that you will have to produce before boarding your bus. If the operator does not provide an M-Ticket, you will have to take a printout of the ticket (PDF) that has been sent to the registered email ID that you have used to book the bus ticket on the redBus website. Some operators might levy a charge if these conditions are not followed.

Can I reschedule my journey after I have booked my ticket?

Yes, you can. But this feature is limited to only a few bus operators in Malaysia. Look for the reschedule icon before booking your ticket.

How do I pay for my bus ticket on the redBus website?

There are a number of different modes of payment offered to customers. Customers can either pay by credit card, debit card, or they can select any of the banks listed when you click the “FPX (Malaysia Online Bank Transfer).

How many operators run buses on this route before 12 P.M.?

There are different kinds of buses that ply between Ipoh and Penang. The list of all the operators on this route is available on the user-friendly app and on our website. You can filter for the number of buses that run before 12 P.M. using the “Departure Time” checkboxes for your suitable timings. Some of the buses leave as early as 12:25 A.M. to Penang. Please note that the bus timings are subject to change from time to time and you can get the latest information from our website or mobile app.

What is the travel time taken by bus from Ipoh to Penang?

There are over 25 buses between the two locations that leave at different times of the day. These buses typically take about 2 hours to travel from Ipoh to Penang to cover a distance of about 160 kilometers.

What are the types of buses that are available between Ipoh and Penang?

Different types of buses are run by different operators between these two locations. The popular categories for this short journey are SVIP, Economy class, and Double-decker buses.

What are the major terminals for my Penang drop-off point that are available for booking?

Depending upon the operators, Penang has several drop-off points for your convenience. Pick a drop point that is close to the location that you wish to visit. The major drop-off points are Penang Sentral Bus Terminal, Simpang Ampat, Bukit Mertajam, and Sungai Nibong.

What are the amenities provided on the Ipoh to Penang bus?

There are different kinds of buses that run on this route through different times of the day. All of the buses that operate with us provide comfortable travel as well as safe and experienced drivers. Some of the standard amenities on the bus include Wi-Fi, comfortable seating, more legroom, central TV, and USB ports for charging points.

Are there any buses that reach Penang late at night?

There are many buses that run on this route throughout the day. You can list the buses according to your convenience by using the filter for “Departure Time” on the left side of the page. Just select the buses that depart after 6:00 P.M. to have a list of buses that reach late at night.

How will I receive my bus ticket if I booked a bus ticket via redBus?

You will receive an E-ticket on your mail and an M-ticket via SMS. These tickets will act as an original ticket and can be shown to the bus staff. However, in case of any terminal as a boarding point, you will need to take a print out of your E-ticket.

Can I get any discount on Ipoh to Penang bus tickets?

Yes. Passengers can avail upto 20% discount on Ipoh to Penang bus tickets while booking bus tickets on redBus, Malaysia.

Which is the best offer for Ipoh to Penang bus tickets on the redBus platform?

The offer of upto 20% off on Ipoh to Penang bus tickets is, indeed, the best offer on the redBus platform as customers can save a lot on their totale bus ticket price.

How can I get cheap bus tickets for Ipoh to Penang buses?

redBus offers a ‘bus pass’ facility for Ipoh to Penang buses on selected bus operators. If you are traveling with one of these operators and you travel on this route quite often, you can grab an amazing discount on your bus trip by opting in for the bus pass.

What is redBus bus pass?

By using redBus bus pass, one can save upto 25% on commuting. The bus pass is applicable on buses from selected routes and operators. To avail the pass, one can choose the route, bus operator, select number of trips and pay the one time discounted fare. This pass can be easily redeemed on the date of journey.

Ipoh to Penang Bus Ticket Online Booking

Ipoh to Penang is a popular route among tourists and locals planning a quick getaway. The best way to travel is by bus. You can travel luxuriously and affordably if you book an Ipoh to Penang bus. If you are on holiday, this is also a quick way of getting from Ipoh to your destination in Penang. You can easily book a bus through redBus.

Ipoh is located in the northeastern part of Malaysia.People often visit Ipoh on vacation, which is also connected to various parts of the country. You can easily book a bus from Ipoh to other locations. If you want to travel from Penang, you can book an Ipoh to Penang Sentral bus ticket and plan your vacation.

Located in the northwest of Malaysia, the state of Penang stretches along the coast. It is a popular tourist destination with mostly pleasant weather. People come from all over to explore the beautiful capital, George Town, with its colonial buildings, splendid architecture, and old shophouses. Penang is also known for its sandy beaches. To explore the state, you can easily book a Penang bus ticket from any nearby location, such as Ipoh, and enjoy a road trip.

Bus Service Between Ipoh and Penang

When travelling from Ipoh to Penang, you can easily book a bus and enjoy the road trip. If you check the Ipoh to Penang bus schedule, you will find that more than 20 buses are available daily. You can choose from different types of buses on the Ipoh to Penang route. 

There are Executive (2+1) buses, Economy (2+2) buses, and Double decker (2+1) buses. Bus tickets from Ipoh to Penang cost nearly between MYR 15-20. Buses take about 2 hours and 36 minutes to reach Penang. You can also get a bus from Penang to Ipoh.

Boarding and Drop off Points

Boarding Points:

  • Ipoh Amanjaya
  • Kaunter H-3, Terminal Bas Amanjaya

Drop-Off Points:

Popular Bus Company from Ipoh to Penang

Some of the popular bus companies from Ipoh to Penang are -

You can book your Ipoh to Penang bus ticket on any of these bus operators either at the bus terminal or online on redBus. When you book bus tickets online, you can use promo codes and get discounts on your bus booking .  

Things to Do in Penang

Once you book your Penang bus ticket, you can plan your itinerary. There are many things to do in Penang, and your trip will be quite wonderful.

  • Kek Lok Si: Kek Lok Si is a Buddhist Temple located a short distance from Penang and it is surrounded by lush and serene gardens.
  • Penang Butterfly Park: Penang Butterfly Park is home to many species of butterflies and insects and is a site for research and education.
  • Batu Ferringhi Beach: If you enjoy water sports and adventure, Batu Ferringhi Beach is a wonderful place to visit as you can enjoy banana boat rides, parasailing, jet skiing, and deep sea fishing here.
  • St. George's Anglican Church: This is the oldest church in Southeast Asia, and it is known for its distinct architectural design which combines Georgian, Neoclassical, and English Palladian styles.
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