Cheap flights from Penang to Phuket City

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Book your trip to arrive at Phuket International, or Phuket Bus Station. The distance between Penang and Phuket City is 381 km. The most popular airlines for this route are AirAsia, Thai AirAsia, Malaysia Airlines, Malindo Air, and Nok Air. Penang and Phuket City have 112 direct flights per week.

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Malaysia Airlines on Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays, and Sundays.

Check-in for a flight from Penang to Phuket City

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

Thailand COVID-19 travel restrictions

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Latest COVID-19 restrictions

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  • Travel is allowed with restrictions
  • No proof of negative pre-departure COVID-19 test results for vaccinated travelers
  • No quarantine is required for vaccinated travelers
Latest COVID-19 travel restrictions in Thailand – 09/2022
Your trip summary

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

Departure

Travel restrictions
  • Travel is allowed with restrictions
  • No proof of negative pre-departure COVID-19 test results for vaccinated travelers
  • No quarantine is required for vaccinated travelers
Visa requirements
  • No visa required
Forms and documents
  • Mandatory proof of COVID-19 vaccination is required for Thailand

Return

Travel restrictions
  • Travel is allowed
  • No proof of a negative pre-departure COVID-19 test is required
  • No quarantine is required
Visa requirements
  • No visa required
Forms and documents
  • No proof of COVID-19 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 Thailand in our dedicated Stories article.

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Penang to Phuket City?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Penang and Phuket City takes around 1.0 hours.
What is the flight distance between Penang and Phuket City?
The flight distance between Penang and Phuket City is 381 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Penang and Phuket City?
Several carriers operate flights between Penang and Phuket City. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Firefly, Malaysia Airlines.
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, Langkawi, Phnom Penh, Da Nang, Yangon, Hong Kong, Semarang, Surabaya, Chiang Rai Province.
What are the most popular routes to and from Phuket City?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Phuket City and Bangkok, Chiang Mai, Singapore, Chiang Rai Province, Hong Kong, Melbourne, Taipei, Phitsanulok, Sydney, Hanoi, Kuala Lumpur, Ubon Ratchathani Province, Ho Chi Minh City, London, Pattaya, New Delhi, Khon Kaen, Buriram Province, Udon Thani, Denpasar.
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 Phuket City?
The main airport in Phuket City is Phuket International. It is also served by Phuket International, Krabi, Surat Thani International, Ranong.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Penang and Phuket City?
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