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Travelers usually depart from Soekarno–Hatta International, or Halim Perdanakusuma International when they travel from Jakarta to Penang. The distance between Jakarta and Penang is 1455 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Indonesia AirAsia, AirAsia, Lion Air, Batik Air, and Malaysia Airlines. Jakarta and Penang have 297 direct flights per week.

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Check-in for a flight from Jakarta to Penang

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingOnline check-in available
Indonesia AirAsiaAWQQZYesOpens 240 days before flight
Closes 1 hours before flight
AirAsiaAXMAKYesOpens 240 days before flight
Closes 1 hours before flight
Lion AirLNIJTYesNo
Batik AirBTKIDYesNo
Malaysia AirlinesMASMHYesNo

Malaysia COVID-19 travel restrictions

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  • Travel is allowed
  • No proof of a negative pre-departure COVID-19 test is required
  • No quarantine is required
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Your trip summary

Most travelers from Indonesia can enter Malaysia, but there are restrictions.

Departure

Travel restrictions
  • Travel is allowed
  • No proof of a negative pre-departure COVID-19 test is required
  • No quarantine is required
Forms and documents
  • No proof of COVID-19 vaccination is required for Malaysia
  • Mandatory

Return

Forms and documents
  • Mandatory proof of vaccination for Indonesia
  • Mandatory electronic customs declaration
  • Mandatory health pass for local public activity
  • Mandatory PeduliLindungi App
Additional information
  • Masks are recommended in public
  • Mandatory health screening on arrival

Information is provided as guidance only and accurate at the time of publishing. Always check government websites and airline materials before booking and traveling.

Learn more about COVID-19 restrictions in Malaysia in our dedicated Stories article.

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Jakarta to Penang?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Jakarta and Penang takes around 2.5 hours.
What is the flight distance between Jakarta and Penang?
The flight distance between Jakarta and Penang is 1455 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Jakarta and Penang?
Several carriers operate flights between Jakarta and Penang. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include AirAsia, Indonesia AirAsia.
What are the most popular routes to and from Jakarta?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Jakarta and Denpasar, Singapore, Batam, Makassar, Surakarta, Malang, Padang, Kuala Lumpur, Yogyakarta, Surabaya, Medan, Palembang, Pekanbaru, Bandar Lampung, Madrid, Siborong-Borong, Amsterdam, Bangkok, Pontianak, Manado.
What are the most popular routes to and from Penang?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Penang and Singapore, Kuala Lumpur, Bangkok, Taipei, Kota Bharu, Johor Bahru, Phuket City, Hanoi, Ho Chi Minh City, Hong Kong, Kuala Terengganu, Bintulu, Melbourne, Manila, Kota Kinabalu, Tawau, Da Nang, Ko Samui, Phnom Penh, Chiang Mai.
Which airports are there in Jakarta?
Jakarta is mainly served by Soekarno–Hatta International. But there are other airports nearby, including Halim Perdanakusuma International, Pondok Cabe Air Base.
What airports are near Jakarta?
The main airport in Jakarta is Soekarno–Hatta International. It is also served by Husein Sastranegara International, Tasikmalaya Wiriadinata.
What airports are near Penang?
The main airport in Penang is Penang International. It is also served by Penang International, Hat Yai International, Sultan Azlan Shah, Sultan Abdul Halim.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Jakarta and Penang?
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