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Book your trip to arrive at Sultan Ismail Petra, or Kota Bahru Bus Station. The distance between Penang and Kota Bharu is 243 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Firefly, Malaysia Airlines, Malindo Air, and AirAsia. Penang and Kota Bharu have 107 direct flights per week.

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Check-in for a flight from Penang to Kota Bharu

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingOnline check-in available
FireflyFFMFYYesNo
Malaysia AirlinesMASMHYesNo
Malindo AirMXDODYesNo
AirAsiaAXMAKYesOpens 240 days before flight
Closes 1 hours before flight

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Penang to Kota Bharu?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Penang and Kota Bharu takes around 0.94 hours.
What is the flight distance between Penang and Kota Bharu?
The flight distance between Penang and Kota Bharu is 243 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Penang and Kota Bharu?
Several carriers operate flights between Penang and Kota Bharu. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include AirAsia, Firefly.
What are the most popular routes to and from Penang?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Penang and Kuala Lumpur, Singapore, Kuala Terengganu, Bangkok, Jakarta, 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 Kota Bharu?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Kota Bharu and Johor Bahru, Kuala Lumpur, Singapore, Langkawi, Bintulu, Hong Kong, Kuching, Tawau, Labuan, Kota Kinabalu, Kuantan, Sandakan, Ho Chi Minh City, Krabi, Denpasar, Guangzhou, Bandung, Siem Reap, Surabaya, Perth.
What airports are near Penang?
The main airport in Penang is Penang International. It is also served by Penang International, Hat Yai International, Sultan Abdul Halim, Sultan Azlan Shah.
What airports are near Kota Bharu?
The main airport in Kota Bharu is Sultan Ismail Petra. It is also served by Sultan Ismail Petra, Sultan Mahmud, Narathiwat, Kerteh.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Penang and Kota Bharu?
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