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Bus From Penang to Taiping

Penang to Taiping Bus Service

Avg. Bus Duration
Buses depart from
Bus arrives in
Daily Bus Services
Cheapest Bus Ticket
1 hour 21 mins
MYR 47.74

Penang to Taiping Bus Distance

Earliest Bus
09:00 AM
Last Bus
08:30 PM
96.8 km
Bus Companies

Penang to Taiping Bus Schedule & Fare

Bus Operator First Bus Last Bus Duration  
StarMart Express 03:15 PM 03:15 PM 3 hrs 15 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.

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

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

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.

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 do I book a bus from Penang to Taiping?

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.

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

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

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    StarMart Express


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Penang to Taiping Bus

Penang is a Malaysian state which is located on the coast of Peninsular Malaysia. This place has two parts, one is Penang Island and the other is George Town, which is located on the Seberang Peria on the Malay Peninsula. This is the second smallest Malaysian city in terms of landmass. This place is primarily rich in the Chinese heritage with an array of temples, ruins, museums, forests, and beaches that would leave you awestruck. There are various places to explore and enjoy in Penang.

Talking about Taiping, this place is located in Larut, Matang and Selama District, Malaysia. The place is located in proximity to three important towns in Malaysia which are Ipoh, Perak, and George Town. In contrary to Penang, this is the second largest town in Perak, first being Ipoh. Looking from the side of tourism, Taiping is a famous tourist spot. Also, this place is a hub of Malaysian-Chinese commerce with the city being donned with old Chinese merchant style shops and warehouses.

The distance between Penang and Taiping bus terminal is 97 km by road and it takes about 2 hours to cover this distance. Traveling this distance by bus is one of the easiest and cheap modes of travel.

Penang to Taiping Bus Details

Penang to Taiping distance is not so long and can easily be covered with the help of buses. There are various bus operators in Malaysia that operate on these routes. The bus services between Penang and Taiping is covered by Starmart Express. These bus operators provide the best services around the city.

The first bus of the day leaves from around 9:00 am from Penang Sentral and the last bus departs at around 2:45 pm from the same Penang Sentral pick-up point. The buses that operate between these routes have very punctual services. The bus service companies provide a stop between the two destinations. The standard bus fare for the bus tickets between these two cities is RM 12 to RM 13.

There are various pick-up points from where passengers can easily board the bus for their journey, one of which is from Penang Sentral. Cab services can be availed easily from the drop-off points.

Things to do in Taiping

Taiping is a beautiful place with many delicacies for the people who are visiting Malaysia. This place is an important commerce center for Malaysia. Here is the list of a few things and places you can enjoy while in Taiping:

  • Old Town: Like Ipoh, this is an old town full of old Chinese-themed shopping places and colonial buildings.
  • Taiping Zoo and Night Safari: For a small place like Taiping, this is the most beautiful place you would like to visit.
  • Taiping Lake Gardens: Taiping gardens are worth the mention when we are talking about tourism in Taiping.
  • Muzium Perak: This was the first museum developed in Malaysia and has many contemporary things to see and do.

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Disclaimer: Bus timings, routes, and fares are subject to change. Please check the redBus app or website for any last-minute changes.


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