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Bus From Kuantan to Penang

Kuantan to Penang Bus Service

Avg. Bus Duration
Buses depart from
Bus arrives in
Daily Bus Services
Cheapest Bus Ticket
6 hours 17 mins
MYR 56

Kuantan to Penang Bus Distance

Earliest Bus
Last Bus
588 km

Kuantan to Penang Bus Schedule & Fare

Bus Operator First Bus Last Bus Duration  
Cosmic Express 21:00 21:00 8 hrs 27 mins VIEW PRICE
Kesatuan Express 09:15 12:45 8 hrs 27 mins VIEW PRICE
MA Maju Jaya Berkat Enterprice 21:00 21:00 8 hrs 50 mins VIEW PRICE
Maraliner 09:00 21:00 8 hrs 27 mins VIEW PRICE
Utama Ekspres 21:00 21:00 8 hrs 27 mins VIEW PRICE


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

A: 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 Kuantan to Penang?

A: 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?

A: 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?

A: 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?

A: 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).

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

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

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

A: The offer of upto 20% off on Kuantan 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.

Kuantan to Penang Bus

The state capital of Pahang, Malaysia, Kuantan is a popular destination among tourists. Its rich culture and art attract a number of travelers every year. Famous for its batik art, handicraft production, and unique seafood delicacies, Kuantan is also beaming with gorgeous beaches and picturesque waterfalls and parks. On the other hand, Penang is located on the Northwestern Coast of Peninsular Malaysia, by the Malacca Strait and is one of the most vital powerhouses of the country. Known as the Silicon Valley of the East, Penang is a beautifully balanced state that’s rich in culture, ethnicity, and religion.

The distance from Kuantan to Penang is 588 km which is covered by the multiple bus operators plying on this route. The total distance can be covered in around 8 hours and 30 minutes, depending on the traffic and climate conditions.

There are 3 different operators which run on this route. The total trips that they have taken cumulatively are over 190. Travelers can choose among the various timings to find the most suitable one for them.

Kuantan to Penang Bus Details

Billion Stars, Etika Express, Economy Express, and Konsortium Bas Ekspres are the major operators plying on this route. Buses plying on this route have well-equipped interiors and plush seating with ample legroom and storage space for your luggage.

The first bus of the day leaves as early as 7:15 am while the last bus leaves at around 10:30 pm. During the day, there are numerous buses that are available for travelers to choose from. The buses are usually punctual and arrive on time at the bus terminals. The coaches available are Standard, SVIP, Executive, Seater, and many more. These can seat anywhere from 5 to 34 people depending on the bus type.

The pick-up point for this route is usually Kuantan Sentral Terminal and the drop-off location varies from operator to operator. The drop-off point is usually Penang Sentral and Sungai Nibong. Kuantan to Penang bus tickets are available online for a minimum price of RM 54.

Since the distance is long, coaches often halt for a restroom break at local rest stops where you can get some food to snack on. The bus ride from Kuantan to Penang is a long but equally comforting ride with almost no effort at all. The ride takes you through magnificent scenery. Combined with Malaysia's pleasant weather, this would make the perfect setting for any person to relax and enjoy.

Things to do in Penang

Penang is an interesting and vibrant state with many iconic places to visit and gratifying things to do. Some of them are:

  • Kek Lok Si: A hilltop Buddha temple with vibrant imagery and intricate decor.
  • Penang Hill: A hilltop from where one can get a breathtaking view of the capital. You can ride the tram to reach this beautiful spot.
  • Fort Cornwallis: An 18th century fort that was built by the British.
  • Leong San Tong Khoo Kongsi: An ornate Chinese clan temple and museum.

Visit or download the official app of redBus to avail exclusive discounts and offers.

Disclaimer: Bus timings, routes, and fares are subject to change. Please check locally for any last-minute changes.

  • Cosmic Express
  • Kesatuan Express
  • MA Maju Jaya Berkat Enterprice
  • Maraliner
  • Utama Ekspres
  • MA Maju Jaya Berkat Enterprise


Easy online bus booking methods and secure payment options on enable travellers to book Kuantan to Penang bus tickets. Avail great redBus offers on bus reservation. Simply book tickets online and travel in comfort.

A globally recognised bus booking portal, redBus offers the best prices in the market, thereby making your bus booking experience all the more satisfying. redBus provides updated prices and bus schedules of the top bus providers that operate in the region. Customers can complete their payment through the secure network and receive the confirmation of the same in a matter of seconds. Book a bus ticket online through redBus and travel from Kuantan to Penang by clicking on the link provided below:

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    • Kuantan
    • Kuantan Sentral (kuanta Bus Terminal)
    • Terminal Kuantan Sentral
    • Terminal Sentral Kuantan


    • 6, Jalan Pantai, 12000 Butterworth, Pulau Pinang.
    • Butterworth Bus Terminal
    • Penang Sentral
    • Sg Nibong Bus Terminal
    • Sungai Nibong


    Easy online bus booking methods and secure payment options on enable travellers to book Kuantan to Penang bus tickets. Avail great redBus offers on bus reservation. Simply book tickets online and travel in comfort.

    Offers on Kuantan to Penang Bus Tickets

    redBus offers amazing offers and discounts to its customers on online bus tickets booking. Customers can enjoy upto 20% off on their Kuantan to Penang bus tickets. Select any of the buses available on Kuantan to Penang bus route and make your journey extremely affordable by grabbing upto 20% off on bus tickets. 

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    Travel Safety during Covid-19

    Covid-19 Updates on Kuantan to Penang Bus Route

    Travel Safe from Kuantan to Penang during Covid-19 Pandemic
    • While traveling from Kuantan to Penang during Covid-19 Pandemic, passengers have to follow certain guidelines as per the orders of the Government and local authorities. One can find the key highlights of the restrictions to follow from Kuantan to Penang route on this page.
    Covid-19 Test and Quarantine Rules
    • If you are wondering if you need to take a Covid-19 test while travelling from Kuantan to Penang during Covid-19 Pandemic or looking for quarantine rules, this page will give you updated information on the same, so that you can keep the documents handy while travelling.
    List of Useful Resources
    • Passengers need to visit the official website of the Government and take a note of Covid-19 PCR test validity for traveling on this bus route.
    Key Points to Remember for Interstate Travelers
    • There are different travel guidelines for different states in Malaysia with respect to the number of Coronavirus cases. While traveling from Kuantan to Penang by bus, passengers should remember some of the key points on MCO, bus schedule, closing of borders etc.
    Interstate Travel during MCO
    • The Government of Malaysia has been issuing new guidelines with respect to MCO and CMCO in place. The passengers have to make sure that they follow all the travel guidelines applicable to Penang while traveling from Kuantan to Penang.
    Updates on Cross-border travel during Covid-19 Pandemic
    • Malaysia is well connected with neighboring countries like Singapore and Thailand. So, if you are also one of the cross-border travelers, you have to keep in mind the travel restrictions applicable to the source and destination countries, especially during a round-trip bus travel.

    General Covid-19 Guidelines to follow while in Penang

    Mandatory Mask
    Minimum 1 meter of physical distance
    Sanitizing hands
    Temperature checks at public places

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