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Bus From Penang to Ipoh

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Penang to Ipoh Bus Schedule & Fare

Bus Operator First Bus Last Bus Duration  
Transnasional 09:00 22:00 1 hrs 47 mins VIEW PRICE
Konsortium (Malaysia) 08:00 23:59 2 hrs 15 mins VIEW PRICE
Cepat Express 11:15 23:30 2 hrs 15 mins VIEW PRICE
Jasmine Express 13:40 13:40 2 hrs 0 mins VIEW PRICE
Unititi Express 07:30 13:45 2 hrs 15 mins VIEW PRICE

Penang to Ipoh Bus

Ipoh is the capital of the Malaysian state of Perak and the third-largest city in Malaysia with respect to its population. The city was once a village but now it has gained popularity as a tourist spot owing to its endeavor in preserving British colonial-era charm with its structures. It is also a city with great cuisine, Buddhist temples, and caves as well as natural attractions and theme parks. Strategically situated between Kuala Lumpur and George Town, it is a major land transportation hub. Penang is also called a pearl of the orient because of its soft sandy beaches and is also a great place for foodies to visit. Penang is also called the Silicon Valley of the East, with its GDP being the highest among Malaysian states. A major chunk of its economy comes from manufacturing and servicing. A lot of passengers travel this route everyday.


The road distance from Penang to Ipoh is 160 km which can be covered by the bus in approximately 2 to 3 hours. There are numerous operators providing shuttle buses to Ipoh from Penang. With a total of 10 operators in this area and 85 trips through the week, the bus commute seems to be the most economical as well as a convenient option to use for traveling between these two cities.


Penang to Ipoh Bus Details

There are many bus services at regular intervals provided between Penang and Ipoh. Some of the preferred ones are Unititi express, Transnasional, City Express, and New Asian travel. The ticket rates range from RM 17 to RM 26. The cheapest tickets are provided by Cepat Express which operates 3 times in a day. Most buses are equipped with reclinable seats and AC and the bus stops for a washroom or refreshment break for 20 minutes on the way, making the journey very comfortable.


The first bus starts at 6:45 am from Penang Komtar and the last bus departs at 11:00 pm from Sungai Nebong. There are continuous bus services mostly after every 15 minutes. The destination point in Ipoh is the Aman Jaya Bus terminal.


Things to do in Ipoh

Here is the list of things that you can do in Ipoh:

  • Kek Log Tong Cave Temple: A sprawling cave with stunning Buddhist and Chinese deities and a Zen garden, this is surely the crown of Ipoh and a must-visit destination.
  • The lost world of Tambun: A great place to visit with family, this theme park has varied activities like tiger valley and water park and a range of rides for any age group. Kids will surely love this place.
  • Birch Memorial Clock Tower: If you want to experience the British touch in Ipoh, visit this building with its controversial history.
  • Mural’s art lane: This lane near Jalan Masjid in Old Town is a panorama of street art which is like a treasure hunt as many artists have displayed their talents here.


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Penang to Ipoh Bus

A road journey from Penang to Ipoh is made comfortable by buses. Usually, bus timings differ from one bus operator to another. The time taken to complete the journey from Penang to Ipoh is reliant on traffic and climatic conditions. The robust bus service between Penang and Ipoh creates convenience for many commuters. All the buses are well maintained and driven by capable drivers.


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    Penang

    • Penang Sentral
    • Sungai Nibong
    • Billion Star Counter Komtar, Penang
    • Penang Sentral Bus Terminal, Butterworth
    • Penang komtar

    Ipoh

    • Ipoh Amanjaya
    • Aman Jaya Bus Terminal

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