Cheap flights from Penang to Singapore Changi

Flight information Penang to Singapore Changi

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Average flight time, total distance 602 kilometres

1h 20min

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Singapore Changi

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Flying from Penang to Singapore

The Republic of Singapore is an island nation in Southeast Asia. In the Malay language, Singapore is referred to as Singapura, meaning Lion City. It is served by Singapore Changi Airport (SIN) which is a major transportation hub in Southeast Asia. A usual Penang to Singapore flight takes an average of 1 hour and 30 minutes.

Airlines that fly from Penang International Airport (PEN) to Singapore Changi Airport (SIN)

Singapore Airlines is the only full-service airline that offers daily direct flights from PEN to SIN. Travellers looking for a cheap Penang to Singapore flight may opt to travel with AirAsia or Scoot which flies from Penang to Singapore daily. AirAsia arrives in Singapore Changi Airport at Terminal 4, while Scoot arrives at Terminal 2.

Departure from Penang International Airport to Singapore Changi Airport

The cheapest way to get to Penang International Airport (PEN) from the city centre is by bus. The main bus terminals are located at Weld Quay and Komtar Shopping Mall. Travellers can take buses 401, 401E, or Rapid Penang Airport Transit (AT) to PEN from either the Weld Quay Bus Terminal or Komtar Bus Terminal. The journey takes about one hour and costs about RM2 to RM3. Keep in mind that the buses depart every 30 minutes and passengers are expected to provide the exact fare as no change will be given. The fastest way to get to Penang International Airport is via taxi. A taxi ride to the airport should cost about RM38 and the journey should take about 45 minutes. Some taxis do not have functional meters so be sure to determine the fare with your driver before the journey.

Complimentary WiFi is provided at most restaurants in Penang International Airport. There are also a few shopping and dining options available at PEN. Travellers may find restaurants such as McDonalds, O’Briens, Penang Kopitiam, and several others at Penang International Airport.

Arrival at Singapore Changi Airport (SIN)

Singapore Changi Airport is located 23 kilometres away from the city centre. Travelling via the MRT (Mass Rapid Transit) or public bus are cost-effective ways to get to the city. The MRT train station is located at Terminal 2 at Changi Airport, simply follow signs “Train to the City” to get there. Travellers can purchase a single ride ticket or an EZ-Link card which can be used to pay for transportation fares at a slightly reduced cost per trip. EZ-Link cards can be purchased at 7-Eleven stores, bus interchanges, and MRT stations. The journey from the airport to the City Hall MRT station should take about 30 minutes and cost SGD1.74 (via EZ-Link card). Keep in mind that travellers are required to change to the East-West Green line upon reaching Tanah Merah station. Travellers can also take buses 36 or 36A to the city from the basement of Terminals 1, 2, and 3. The journey from Changi Airport to Somerset station should take about 1 hour 30 minutes by bus and cost about SGD1 to SGD3.

If you are rushing for time, taking a taxi to the city is a viable option. Taxis can be found at taxi stands at the arrivals level of all terminals. The journey should take about 20 minutes and cost about SGD20. For those staying at a hotel in the downtown area, the city shuttle is a viable option. The rate for a city shuttle is SGD9 per adult and SGD6 per child. Bookings can be made at the 24 hour Ground Transport Concierge at the Arrival Halls. Alternatively, book a shared or private airport transfer from SIN to Singapore City Centre ahead of time.

Singapore Changi Airport (SIN) Information

Singapore Changi Airport is a major transportation hub in Southeast Asia and was voted as the World’s Best Airport by Skytrax. Expect an array of local and international dining and shopping options such as 4 Fingers Crispy Chicken, Krispy Kreme Doughnuts, Burberry, Coach, and many more. Free WiFi is also provided for up to 3 hours (renewable once you receive a new password). Travellers can also enjoy recently released feature films at one of Changi’s 24-hour Movie Theatres free of charge. There are also several hotels available within Changi airport. These include Aerotel Transit Hotel, Ambassador Transit Hotel, and The Haven by JetQuay.

Singapore Recommendations

Travellers visiting Singapore for three days or less may benefit from the purchase of a Singapore Tourist Pass. The pass allows unlimited travel on Singapore’s basic bus services, MRT, and LRT trains for the duration stated on the card. There are three variants of Tourist Passes available, 1-day, 2-day, and 3-day passes, which are priced at SGD10, SGD16, and SGD20 respectively. The Singapore Tourist Pass can be purchased at selected TransitLink Ticket Office or Automated STP Kiosk.

There are plenty of things to do in Singapore such as visiting Gardens by the Bay, taking a ride on the Singapore Flyer, or strolling down Orchard Road, there is surely something for everyone in Singapore. If you’re a fan of the recent film Crazy Rich Asians, visit the popular Crazy Rich Asians filming locations in Singapore. Also read our Staycation Singapore: 8 best hotel deals for under $250 if you’re travelling on a budget.

Useful Singapore Travel Information

What is the time difference between Penang and Singapore?

There is no time difference between Penang and Singapore.

What is the weather like in Singapore?

Tropical Monsoon Climate with temperatures ranging from 24 - 32 degrees Celsius.

What is the currency and exchange rate for Singapore?

Singapore uses the Singapore Dollar.

RM1 = SGD 0.33 (As of 23 September 2018)

What is the average cost of a hotel room in Singapore?

The average room rate in Singapore is RM300 - RM700

Singapore visa requirements for Malaysians

Malaysians visiting Singapore for tourism do not require a visa to visit Singapore. You are allowed to stay in Singapore for up to 30 days and passports must be valid for at least six months on the date of entry.

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Information is accurate as of 23 September 2018

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