Malacca being located close to Penang makes it a perfect travel destination for many. This is a beautiful tourist place in Malaysia greets a number of visitors with alluring vistas. However, a diverse network of buses operating in this route creates easy connectivity at different hours of the day. You can choose from a range of 33 buses plying in route on a daily basis. The bus tickets from Penang to Malacca can be booked at a minimum expense of MYR 45, depending on the type of bus you choose to travel.
There is a lot of things that can be explored in the two Malaysian cities. However, both Malacca and Penang consists of a thriving cityscape, which is usually loved by most of the
visitors. There is no better way to experience the two cities than by taking a bus to Penang to Melaka. Do not miss the attractions of Penang before heading towards Melaka. Penang is renowned as an exotic holiday destination in Malaysia. It is not only known for its pristine beaches but also for other interesting things that could be experienced in Penang. Some of the popular places to see here are:
- George Town
- Batu Ferringhi
- Penang Hill
- Fort Cornwallis
- Kek Lok Si
There are around 7 coach operators providing bus services from Penang to Malacca. Some of the major bus companies include Mayang Sari Express, Cepat Express, KKKL Express, Transnasional, Melor Interline Express, etc. All the buses come with well-equipped amenities and comfortable seating arrangements. A bus takes around 8-9 hours to cover a distance of 510 kms. Most of the buses give halt for quick refreshment breaks at random rest stops. All the buses plying in this route comes in different categories like Seater, Executive, Semi Sleeper, Business Club and many more.
All of the bus operators ensure safety and comfort of its passengers at all times. The first bus leaves from Penang Komtar at around 8:45 am and the last coach departs at 11:30 pm.
Bus Boarding & Drop Points There are a number of drop locations in Malacca from where commuters can alight from their preferred bus after travelling in ease. Some of the popular drop points are Melaka Sentral, Air Keroh, Htak, etc. On the other hand, a few pick up locations in Penang are Butterworth, Pulau Pinang, Sungai Nibong, etc.
Places of Interests in Malacca
Travellers arriving at Malacca must be looking forward to explore their destination. There are amazing things to explore in this city; some of them have been mentioned below:
- Jonker Street
- Tanjung Kling
- Masjid Tanah
- A Famosa
- Christ Church
- Sultanate Palace Museum
- Malacca zoo
- Malacca Straits Mosque