Map of flight path and driving directions from Kuala Lumpur to Penang.
Shortest flight path between Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KUL) and Penang International Airport (PEN).
How far is Penang from Kuala Lumpur?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Kuala Lumpur and Penang. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 201.278 miles
- 323.925 kilometers
- 174.906 nautical miles
Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth’s surface, using an ellipsoidal model of the earth.Haversine formula
- 202.073 miles
- 325.205 kilometers
- 175.597 nautical miles
The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance – the shortest distance between two points).
Time difference and current local times
There is no time difference between Kuala Lumpur and Penang.
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 55 kg (120 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Kuala Lumpur (KUL) → Penang (PEN).