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Penang is a popular tourist destination in Malaysia, and the Butterworth bus terminal is a part of it. It is located quite close to the ferry terminal. Hence, it becomes the ideal halt station for people who get down from the ferry and travel to their next travel destination. The Butterworth Railway Station is quite near to the Butterworth bus station.Serving as a gateway to Penang Island, this modern terminal offers convenient connectivity and a range of amenities for travelers. Situated within the Penang Sentral complex, the bus terminal is a bustling hub for both local and long-distance bus services. It provides easy access to various destinations in Penang, as well as neighboring states and even countries.

The strategic location of the Butterworth Sentral bus station brings it close to all the important parts of the city. The Butterworth bus stop is located beneath a highway. Hence, you can easily spot the bus stop. The bus stop attracts a huge crowd during the holiday season. Hence, to avoid any rushes, book your bus tickets online.

How to Reach Butterworth Bus Terminal?

Getting to the Butterworth Sentral bus station is quite convenient. It is located quite close to the railway station and the ferry station. Hence, a wide range of commuting options opens up.

  • Cab - Booking a cab is the easiest way to reach the Butterworth bus terminal. You can book a local cab or a taxi to reach the bus stop in time.
  • Local Buses- Several local buses run from one point to another in Penang. Most of these buses stop at the Butterworth Sentral bus station. You can board a local bus and get down at the bus station. A local bus is one of the cheapest and the best ways to reach the Butterworth bus terminal.
  • Personal Vehicle- You can use your two-wheeler or car to reach the Butterworth bus station. You can find a parking spot near the terminal and park your vehicle there. However, avoid this mode of commuting if you are going on a trip.
  • Trains- The Butterworth Railway Station is quite close to the Butterworth bus terminal. Hence, if you want to hop on to the next destination from Penang, you can walk to the Butterworth Sentral bus station.

Butterworth bus terminal provides you with numerous commuting options. You can choose any one of these based on your current location.

Amenities at the Butterworth Bus Terminal 

Apart from its excellent connectivity, the Butterworth Bus Terminal also provides a range of amenities for passengers. There are comfortable waiting areas, ticket counters, food stalls, and restrooms, ensuring a pleasant experience while waiting for your bus. Additionally, the terminal is easily accessible, with convenient links to the Butterworth Train Station, ferry terminal, and other modes of transportation.

The Butterworth bus station was designed as a halt station but has transformed into a proper bus station. It is quite close to the ferry station and the railway station. Unlike some bus stations in Malaysia, the bus doesn’t have an air-conditioned waiting area. However, it is quite spacious, and you can easily wait here for your bus. The bus station has some platforms. You will also find some small shopping spots within the bus station.

Additionally, a few eateries are a part of the bus station. Back-to-back buses come to the platforms. Hence, there is much rush at the railway station. The bus station has water spots for drinking water, and every other important amenity is close by.

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Popular Routes From Butterworth Bus Terminal 

Situated within the Penang Sentral complex, the bus terminal is a bustling hub for both local and long-distance bus services. It provides easy access to various destinations in Penang, as well as neighboring states and even countries

Popular Bus Companies 

Several bus companies have buses running from Butterworth to other parts of Malaysia. Some of these popular bus companies are:

Things You Can Do at the Terminal

You can do several things to kill the wait time at the Butterworth bus terminal. Some of the best things that you can do in the area are:

  • Visit the popular Penang Bird Park. The park is home to 300 exotic species. It is only 10 minutes away from the Butterworth bus terminal.
  • Penang is known for its beautiful temples. Hence, it would be best to visit the Temple of Nine Emperors, Thean Hock Keong Temple, to get a piece of Malaysian architecture. All of these temples are quite close to the Butterworth bus stop.
  • If you want some escape and tranquillity, you can go camping near Suling Hill. It is an exotic location in Penang with beautiful scenery.
  • If you are travelling to Penang in December, ensure that you don’t miss the Butterworth Fringe Festival. It is a cultural festival celebrated with a lot of fun and frolic.

Butterworth is an interesting place; you should try exploring it if you are in the area.

Book Terminal Bus Tickets Online 

Customers using the redBus app have a hassle-free experience when purchasing tickets online. The app allows you to purchase bus tickets from Butterworth to any other Malaysian city online. Your pick-up location for the trip can be the Butterworth bus terminal. The Butterworth bus stop can be used as the destination for the drop-off if you're returning to Penang or Butterworth. You can pick the bus that best suits your needs from the list of available buses.

You can also check the amenities offered by the bus using redBus. Your digital tickets will be sent to you through mail and SMS after you've made your reservation. You can contact redBus customer service if you have reservation issues or wish to amend your itinerary. They'll try to offer the best problem-solving option they can. redBus is the best bus ticketing app as it is customer oriented and offers promotional codes for an additional discount on your tickets.

Introducing Boarding Pass - A Hassle-Free Solution for Quick Check-In!

Say goodbye to long queues and save time with our new Boarding Pass service! For just RM 1, you can purchase your boarding pass online in advance and enjoy an X-press check-in experience at the terminal.Boarding Pass

After purchasing your boarding pass, it will be sent to your registered email ID, allowing you to head straight to your bus at Butterworth without any additional stops.

Simply scan the QR code on your boarding pass at the turnstile and proceed to your designated platform. Best of all, you won't have to pay any additional fees at the terminal!

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Popular Bus Operators at Butterworth

There are a number of bus companies/operators providing valuable transport services at Butterworth. All the buses come with neat and clean interiors. They also ensure passenger comfort and safety at all times. Some of the popular bus operators are:

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Offers on Butterworth Bus Tickets

Passengers who are looking to travel to and from Butterworth can avail upto 50% discount on Butterworth bus tickets online. redBus brings a wonderful experience of bus ticketing with huge discounts and offers. Select any of the buses available to and from Butterworth and save big on bus ticket booking. Affordable bus journey around Butterworth is no more a dream!

Learn more about such exciting offers at: /offers 

Why book Butterworth bus tickets with redBus?

  • Select from 150+ bus operators.
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  • Book bus tickets on more popular routes conveniently
  • Book bus tickets at an affordable price.
  • Avail offers and cashbacks on bus ticket online purchases. Check offers page for T&C.
  • Our simple, fast and secured bus reservation procedure shall keep your hassles away.
  • Skip the long queues at the bus terminal and book tickets right in the comfort of your home.


How can I buy my tickets to Butterworth?
You can buy your bus tickets to and from Butterworth or to any destination of your choice in Malaysia by just entering the official website of redBus that is redbus.my
Should I book my bus ticket at the counter or on the redBus platform?
There are 2 ways in which you can buy a bus ticket nationwide. You can physically go to the terminal of your choice, go to the counter of the bus operator with which you want to travel, queue, select a seat and book your ticket. Or if you prefer you can visit redbus.my and reserve your seat in 5 minutes from the comfort of your home or office.
Can I choose the terminal I want to arrive or depart through redBus?
Of course you can! Search the terminal of your preference in the pick-up point or destination, then choose your travel date and click the search button. redBus will show you a list of bus operators that go to your destination and their schedules.
Should I take my printed bus ticket to Butterworth?
It is not necessary to take your printed bus ticket, but you must bring the e-ticket that we send to your email once the purchase is finished. In the terminal, go to the counter of your bus company, present it and they will give you the ticket that you must present at the time of boarding.
What happens if the bus does not leave at the time my ticket dictates and / or is cancelled?
These logistical problems and their solutions need to be consulted directly in the counter of the bus operator.
Will I find a redBus counter at the terminals?
At the moment we do not have our own counters at the terminals. However, for any questions you can contact us through the Call Center or go to the Bus Operator's own counter.
Do I need to make an account on the redBus website to buy a bus ticket?
No, you do not need to make an account with redBus to book a ticket. But it is advisable to make an account to help speed up the buying process the next time you want to travel. Also, redBus offers a number of discounts and offers which you can easily access and use if you are registered.
How do I contact the customer service department of redBus, Malaysia?
If you need help with your purchase or if you have any questions about a particular bus operator or route, you can contact the redBus customer service department in Malaysia by dialing +60330992524 or by sending an email to support@redbus.my
What discounts are available on Butterworth bus tickets?
Butterworth is a popular bus terminal and passengers booking their bus tickets on redBus can avail upto 50% discount on Butterworth bus booking.
How can I purchase a Boarding Pass?
You can purchase your Boarding Pass online through redBus website or mobile app.
Will I receive my Boarding Pass immediately after purchase?
Yes, your Boarding Pass will be sent to your registered email ID immediately after purchase.
Do I need to pay any additional fees at the terminal?
No additional fee is required at the terminal while boarding.
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