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Travelers usually depart from Taiwan Taoyuan International, or Taipei Songshan when they travel from Taipei to Penang. The distance between Taipei and Penang is 3138 km. The most popular airlines for this route are AirAsia, Scoot, Starlux Airlines, Malaysia Airlines, and EVA Air. Taipei and Penang have 182 direct flights per week.

Weekly direct flights

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China Airlines on Mondays, Thursdays, and Fridays.

Starlux Airlines on Wednesdays, Fridays, and Saturdays.

Check-in for a flight from Taipei to Penang

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingOnline check-in available
AirAsiaAXMAKYesOpens 240 days before flight
Closes 1 hours before flight
ScootTGWTRYesNo
Starlux AirlinesSJXJXNoNo
Malaysia AirlinesMASMHYesNo
EVA AirEVABRYesNo

Malaysia COVID-19 travel restrictions

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Malaysia

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  • Travel is allowed
  • No proof of a negative pre-departure COVID-19 test is required
  • No quarantine is required
Latest COVID-19 travel restrictions in Malaysia – 09/2022
Your trip summary

Most travelers from Taiwan 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

COVID-19 testing
  • Entry is restricted for international travelers
  • Mandatory COVID-19 test on arrival
  • No proof of negative pre-departure COVID-19 test results is required
  • Mandatory 3-day quarantine and testing
Forms and documents
  • Mandatory health declaration form
  • Mandatory accommodation booking
  • Health pass for public activity may be required
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 Malaysia in our dedicated Stories article.

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Taipei to Penang?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Taipei and Penang takes around 4.6 hours.
What is the flight distance between Taipei and Penang?
The flight distance between Taipei and Penang is 3138 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Taipei and Penang?
Several carriers operate flights between Taipei and Penang. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include China Airlines, Starlux Airlines.
What are the most popular routes to and from Taipei?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Taipei and Tokyo, Osaka, Seoul, Sapporo, Bangkok, Ho Chi Minh City, Chiang Mai, Shanghai, Da Nang, Okinawa Island, Busan, Hanoi, Cebu, Singapore, Kuala Lumpur, Manila, Jeju City, Phuket City, Kalibo, Magong.
What are the most popular routes to and from Penang?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Penang and Singapore, Kuala Lumpur, Bangkok, Kota Bharu, Johor Bahru, Phuket City, Hanoi, Ho Chi Minh City, Jakarta, Hong Kong, Kuala Terengganu, Bintulu, Melbourne, Manila, Kota Kinabalu, Tawau, Da Nang, Ko Samui, Phnom Penh, Chiang Mai.
Which airports are there in Taipei?
Taipei is mainly served by Taiwan Taoyuan International. But there are other airports nearby, including Taipei Songshan.
What airports are near Taipei?
The main airport in Taipei is Taiwan Taoyuan International. It is also served by Taichung, Hualien, Chiayi.
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 Taipei and Penang?
Yes, it's possible to combine different modes of transport between Taipei and Penang thanks to our Virtual Interlining technology. Making use of not only flights but also trains and buses between Taipei and Penang can give rise to new adventures. Read more about how Virtual Interlining works on Kiwi.com Stories.
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