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Travelers usually depart from Penang International, or Penang - Komtar when they travel from Penang to Jakarta. Book your trip to arrive at Soekarno–Hatta International, Halim Perdanakusuma International, or Pondok Cabe Air Base. The distance between Penang and Jakarta is 1455 km. The most popular airlines for this route are AirAsia, Indonesia AirAsia, Singapore Airlines, Lion Air, and Malaysia Airlines. Penang and Jakarta have 106 direct flights per week.

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Indonesia AirAsia on Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays, and Sundays.

Check-in for a flight from Penang to Jakarta

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

Indonesia COVID-19 travel restrictions

Your trip summary

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

Departure

Visa requirements
  • No visa required or visa on arrival
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

Return

Travel restrictions
  • Travel is allowed with restrictions
  • No proof of a negative pre-departure COVID-19 test required
  • No quarantine required
Visa requirements
  • No visa required or visa on arrival
Forms and documents
  • No proof of vaccination is required for Malaysia
  • Mandatory
Additional information
  • Masks are mandatory in public

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 Indonesia in our dedicated Stories article.

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Penang to Jakarta?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Penang and Jakarta takes around 2.5 hours.
What is the flight distance between Penang and Jakarta?
The flight distance between Penang and Jakarta is 1455 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Penang and Jakarta?
Several carriers operate flights between Penang and Jakarta. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include AirAsia, Indonesia AirAsia.
What are the most popular routes to and from Penang?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Penang and Kuala Lumpur, Kota Bharu, Singapore, Kuala Terengganu, Bangkok, Kuantan, Hanoi, Johor Bahru, Denpasar, Ho Chi Minh City, Bintulu, Phuket City, Langkawi, Phnom Penh, Da Nang, Yangon, Hong Kong, Semarang, Surabaya, Chiang Rai Province.
What are the most popular routes to and from Jakarta?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Jakarta and Singapore, Kuala Lumpur, Denpasar, Medan, Surakarta, Batam, Malang, Hong Kong, Makassar, Perth, Surabaya, Yogyakarta, Palembang, Pekanbaru, Padang, Bangkok, Manila, Labuan Bajo, Melbourne, Bandar Lampung.
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.
What airports are near Jakarta?
The main airport in Jakarta is Soekarno–Hatta International. It is also served by Husein Sastranegara International, Tasikmalaya Wiriadinata.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Penang and Jakarta?
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