|Name of Airport||George Town|
|Airport IATA Code||PEN|
|Lowest Flight Price||$18|
|Available Airline Carriers||AirAsia with baggage, Firefly, Scoot with baggage|
|Flights Per Day||8|
|Most Popular Airline||Malaysia Airlines|
When you fly into Penang International Airport (PEN) you fly into a modern, vibrant airport which is just 10 miles south of a modern, vibrant city which retains enough of its history and charm that brings in millions of tourists a year.
As well as the culture and cuisine of the island city, visitors can look forward to well-maintained green spaces, and both modern and traditional shopping.
Penang dining is influenced by the cultures of many countries, but whether you choose street food or a fancy restaurant, vibrant flavors are guaranteed. Nasi Kandar is curried meat, fish or seafood with rice, and typically Malaysian. Chinese influenced dishes include Bak Kut Teh, a herby, satisfying soup with pork ribs.
Wandering around George Town, Penang State's capital, will certainly work up an appetite, but there's a lot to see as well. Little India offers sensory overload, there are great sea views at Fort Cornwallis, and an excellent collection of Malaysian art at the State Gallery - free to enter on Sundays.
Accommodation in Penang varies from basic backpacker hostels to luxurious 5 star hotels; the biggest decision is whether to stay in the center of Penang, or pick a quieter spot in the hills.
There are loads of places you can jet to from Penang (PEN-Penang Intl.), but the most in-demand international destinations are Singapore, Medan and Jakarta.
Domestic flights to Klang, Kuala Lumpur and Johor Bahru are also quick to be fully booked. Go on a trip to one of these fantastic destinations. There's nothing quite like the gift of travel to awaken your senses.
Pack your bags and then take off from Penang (PEN-Penang Intl.) on one of these reputable domestic carriers:
If you're eager to venture to far-flung corners of the world, these major airlines will comfortably get you there from Penang (PEN-Penang Intl.):
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PEN is the code for Penang (PEN-Penang Intl.), as set by the IATA. Most airports around the world have their own unique three-letter identifier, which is used mostly for flight planning purposes.
Yes. You'll find at least one private lounge at Penang (PEN-Penang Intl.). A handful of factors that determine whether you'll be allowed lounge access include your ticket class, air carrier and your membership ranking.
First travel with AirAsia, but won’t be last. Very efficient and courteous. The self check in and baggage tag print is a very nice system
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