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Book your trip to arrive at Kuching International, or Kuching Bus Station. The distance between Penang and Kuching is 1196 km. The most popular airlines for this route are AirAsia, Malaysia Airlines, Firefly, Malindo Air, and Scoot. Penang and Kuching have 161 direct flights per week.

Weekly direct flights

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Direct flights1112-21
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AirAsia on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays.

Malaysia Airlines on Thursdays, and Saturdays.

Check-in for a flight from Penang to Kuching

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingOnline check-in available
AirAsiaAXMAKYesOpens 240 days before flight
Closes 1 hours before flight
Malaysia AirlinesMASMHYesNo
FireflyFFMFYYesNo
Malindo AirMXDODYesNo
ScootTGWTRYesOpens 72 days before flight
Closes 1 hours before flight

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Penang to Kuching?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Penang and Kuching takes around 2.1 hours.
What is the flight distance between Penang and Kuching?
The flight distance between Penang and Kuching is 1196 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Penang and Kuching?
Several carriers operate flights between Penang and Kuching. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Malaysia Airlines, 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, Jakarta, Kuantan, Hanoi, Johor Bahru, Denpasar, Ho Chi Minh City, Bintulu, Phuket City, Langkawi, Phnom Penh, Da Nang, Yangon, Hong Kong, Semarang, Surabaya.
What are the most popular routes to and from Kuching?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Kuching and Kuala Lumpur, Singapore, Tawau, Sandakan, Manila, Kuala Terengganu, Taipei, Kota Kinabalu, Labuan, Miri, Hong Kong, Melbourne, Johor Bahru, Bandar Seri Begawan, Limbang, Perth, Seoul, Bintulu, Ho Chi Minh City, Sibu.
What airports are near Penang?
The main airport in Penang is Penang International. It is also served by Penang International, Sultan Abdul Halim, Hat Yai International, Sultan Azlan Shah.
What airports are near Kuching?
The main airport in Kuching is Kuching International. It is also served by Kuching International.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Penang and Kuching?
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