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PEN Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: PEN / WMKP
Airport Names:
  1. Penang International Airport
  2. Lapangan Terbang Antarabangsa Pulau Pinang
Location: Penang, Malaysia
GPS Coordinates: 5°17'49"N by 100°16'36"E
Area Served: Penang, Malaysia
Operator/Owner: Government of Malaysia
Airport Type: Public
Elevation: 11 feet (3 meters)
# of Runways: 1
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Facts about Penang International Airport (PEN):

  • In addition to being known as "Penang International Airport", another name for PEN is "Lapangan Terbang Antarabangsa Pulau Pinang".
  • Penang International Airport handled 5,487,751 passengers last year.
  • The airport is the hub of two low-cost carriers, namely Firefly and AirAsia.
  • The furthest airport from Penang International Airport (PEN) is Cap. FAP Guillermo Concha Iberico International Airport (PIU), which is nearly antipodal to Penang International Airport (meaning Penang International Airport is almost on the exact opposite side of the Earth from Cap. FAP Guillermo Concha Iberico International Airport), and is located 12,375 miles (19,916 kilometers) away in Piura, Peru.
  • There are 3 different buses routes that air passengers could board to reach to different parts of the island listed below.
  • Penang International Airport, previously known as Bayan Lepas International Airport, is situated in the Bayan Lepas area that at southeast of Penang Island, Malaysia.
  • Because of Penang International Airport's relatively low elevation of 11 feet, planes can take off or land at Penang International Airport at a lower air speed than at airports located at a higher elevation. This is because the air density is higher closer to sea level than it would otherwise be at higher elevations.
  • Penang International Airport (PEN) currently has only 1 runway.
  • The closest airport to Penang International Airport (PEN) is RMAF Butterworth (BWH), which is located only 14 miles (23 kilometers) NE of PEN.

Map of Nearest Airports from Penang International Airport:

List of Nearest Airports from Penang International Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
114.08 miles (22.65 km) NERMAF Butterworth (BWH)Butterworth, Penang, MalaysiaView RMAF Butterworth on a map Set BWH as destination Airport Get more information about RMAF Butterworth
214.08 miles (22.65 km) NERMAF Butterworth (UTE)Butterworth, South AfricaView RMAF Butterworth on a map Set UTE as destination Airport Get more information about RMAF Butterworth
362.58 miles (100.71 km) NSultan Abdul Halim Airport (AOR)Alor Star, Kedah, MalaysiaView Sultan Abdul Halim Airport on a map Set AOR as destination Airport Get more information about Sultan Abdul Halim Airport
475.42 miles (121.38 km) SESultan Azlan Shah Airport (IPH)Ipoh, Perak, MalaysiaView Sultan Azlan Shah Airport on a map Set IPH as destination Airport Get more information about Sultan Azlan Shah Airport
580.13 miles (128.96 km) SSESitiawan Airport (SWY)Perak, MalaysiaView Sitiawan Airport on a map Set SWY as destination Airport Get more information about Sitiawan Airport
680.74 miles (129.95 km) NNWLangkawi International Airport (LGK)Langkawi, Kedah, MalaysiaView Langkawi International Airport on a map Set LGK as destination Airport Get more information about Langkawi International Airport
7113.31 miles (182.35 km) NHat Yai International Airport (HDY)Hat Yai, Songkhla Province, ThailandView Hat Yai International Airport on a map Set HDY as destination Airport Get more information about Hat Yai International Airport
8119.18 miles (191.80 km) NNEPattani Airport (PAN)Pattani, ThailandView Pattani Airport on a map Set PAN as destination Airport Get more information about Pattani Airport
9150.09 miles (241.54 km) SWKualanamu International Airport (KNO)Medan, IndonesiaView Kualanamu International Airport on a map Set KNO as destination Airport Get more information about Kualanamu International Airport
10151.03 miles (243.05 km) ENESultan Ismail Petra Airport (KBR)Kota Bharu, Kelantan, MalaysiaView Sultan Ismail Petra Airport on a map Set KBR as destination Airport Get more information about Sultan Ismail Petra Airport
11159.38 miles (256.50 km) NNWTrang Airport (TST)Trang, ThailandView Trang Airport on a map Set TST as destination Airport Get more information about Trang Airport
12163.29 miles (262.79 km) SWPolonia International Airport (MES)Medan, IndonesiaView Polonia International Airport on a map Set MES as destination Airport Get more information about Polonia International Airport
13173.42 miles (279.09 km) SSESultan Abdul Aziz Shah Airport (SZB)Subang (near Kuala Lumpur), MalaysiaView Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah Airport on a map Set SZB as destination Airport Get more information about Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah Airport
14178.24 miles (286.85 km) SSE KA01  KJ15  MR1  Kuala Lumpur Sentral (KL Sentral) 吉隆坡中环广场 (XKL)Kuala Lumpur, MalaysiaView  KA01  KJ15  MR1  Kuala Lumpur Sentral (KL Sentral) 吉隆坡中环广场 on a map Set XKL as destination Airport Get more information about  KA01  KJ15  MR1  Kuala Lumpur Sentral (KL Sentral) 吉隆坡中环广场
15201.82 miles (324.80 km) SSEKuala Lumpur International Airport (KUL)Sepang (near Kuala Lumpur), MalaysiaView Kuala Lumpur International Airport on a map Set KUL as destination Airport Get more information about Kuala Lumpur International Airport

Map of Furthest Airports from Penang International Airport:

List of Furthest Airports from Penang International Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
112,374.97 miles (19,915.53 km) ECap. FAP Guillermo Concha Iberico International Airport (PIU)Piura, PeruView Cap. FAP Guillermo Concha Iberico International Airport on a map Set PIU as destination Airport Get more information about Cap. FAP Guillermo Concha Iberico International Airport
212,371.55 miles (19,910.03 km) SSEJosé María Velasco Ibarra Airport (MRR)Macará, EcuadorView José María Velasco Ibarra Airport on a map Set MRR as destination Airport Get more information about José María Velasco Ibarra Airport
312,343.68 miles (19,865.18 km) SSWCamilo Ponce Enriquez Airport (LOH)Loja, EcuadorView Camilo Ponce Enriquez Airport on a map Set LOH as destination Airport Get more information about Camilo Ponce Enriquez Airport
412,333.60 miles (19,848.95 km) SCap. FAP José A. Quiñones González International Airport (CIX)Chiclayo, PeruView Cap. FAP José A. Quiñones González International Airport on a map Set CIX as destination Airport Get more information about Cap. FAP José A. Quiñones González International Airport
512,320.26 miles (19,827.49 km) ESECap. FAP Victor Montes Arias Airport (TYL)Talara, PeruView Cap. FAP Victor Montes Arias Airport on a map Set TYL as destination Airport Get more information about Cap. FAP Victor Montes Arias Airport
612,308.02 miles (19,807.78 km) SSECap. FAP Pedro Canga Rodríguez Airport (TBP)Tumbes, PeruView Cap. FAP Pedro Canga Rodríguez Airport on a map Set TBP as destination Airport Get more information about Cap. FAP Pedro Canga Rodríguez Airport
712,306.96 miles (19,806.09 km) SSanta Rosa International Airport (ETR)Santa Rosa, El Oro, EcuadorView Santa Rosa International Airport on a map Set ETR as destination Airport Get more information about Santa Rosa International Airport
812,294.03 miles (19,785.27 km) WSWChachapoyas Airport (CHH)Chachapoyas, PeruView Chachapoyas Airport on a map Set CHH as destination Airport Get more information about Chachapoyas Airport
912,283.89 miles (19,768.95 km) SSWMayor General FAP Armando Revoredo Iglesias (CJA)Cajamarca, PeruView Mayor General FAP Armando Revoredo Iglesias on a map Set CJA as destination Airport Get more information about Mayor General FAP Armando Revoredo Iglesias
1012,262.82 miles (19,735.05 km) SSWMariscal Lamar International Airport (CUE)Cuenca, EcuadorView Mariscal Lamar International Airport on a map Set CUE as destination Airport Get more information about Mariscal Lamar International Airport
1112,239.86 miles (19,698.10 km) SSWCapitán FAP Carlos Martínez de Pinillos International Airport (TRU)Trujillo, PeruView Capitán FAP Carlos Martínez de Pinillos International Airport on a map Set TRU as destination Airport Get more information about Capitán FAP Carlos Martínez de Pinillos International Airport
1212,219.58 miles (19,665.46 km) SJosé Joaquín de Olmedo International Airport (GYE)Santiago de Guayaquil, EcuadorView José Joaquín de Olmedo International Airport on a map Set GYE as destination Airport Get more information about José Joaquín de Olmedo International Airport
1312,206.02 miles (19,643.64 km) SSEGeneral Ulpiano Paez Airport (SNC)Salinas, EcuadorView General Ulpiano Paez Airport on a map Set SNC as destination Airport Get more information about General Ulpiano Paez Airport
1412,202.04 miles (19,637.23 km) SSWCol. Edmundo Carvajal Airport (XMS)Macas, EcuadorView Col. Edmundo Carvajal Airport on a map Set XMS as destination Airport Get more information about Col. Edmundo Carvajal Airport
1512,193.84 miles (19,624.04 km) WSWJuanjuí Airport (JJI)Juanjuí, PeruView Juanjuí Airport on a map Set JJI as destination Airport Get more information about Juanjuí Airport