Cheap flights from Melbourne to Penang

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The best prices from Melbourne to Penang Intl are usually found in October or March, booked 49 days in advance, depart on a Saturday or Sunday and return on a Saturday

How to find the cheapest flight from Melbourne to Penang

All the information you need to plan the best MEL to PEN flight in 2021: compare Melbourne to Penang flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Penang.

MEL - PEN

Price

$343 - $785

PEN

Temperature

26 - 27 °C

PEN

Precipitation

76 - 386 mm

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 37% potential price rise

Cheapest in

October

Best time to find cheap flights, 30% potential price drop

Average price

$462

Average for round-trip flights in October 2021

Round-trip from

$462

From Melbourne to Penang Intl

What is the cheapest day to fly return from Melbourne Airport to Penang?

Friday is generally a great day to depart. Flying on this day could help you save up to 14%.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Melbourne Airport to Penang?

Travellers have found it’s best to book a flight 49 days in advance to save up to 36% compared to booking the same week of travel. As your travel date approaches, the cost of this flight route may potentially increase. While opting to book 49 days out may not be an option for all, there are still additional ways to secure a deal in the near future. You might find a flight from Melbourne Airport to Penang 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as $771, or $874 for flights within the next 24 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Melbourne Airport to Penang?

Flights from Melbourne Airport to Penang lean towards being more expensive in December. Prices are generally better when you fly from Melbourne Airport to Penang in October, with the cheapest ticket starting at $363.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Melbourne Airport to Penang (MEL - PEN)?

It’s typically best to fly out from Melbourne Airport to Penang at midday. Doing so could potentially save you 31% on the flight price compared to flying in the afternoon, which is usually more expensive.

Melbourne to Penang 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Penang from Melbourne found for this year
24 Dec. - 6 Jan.
MEL

Melbourne

PEN

Penang Intl

1 stop

19h 35m
PEN

Penang Intl

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

20h 45m
$1,061

Malaysia Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 15/10/21

18 Dec. - 27 Dec.
MEL

Melbourne

PEN

Penang Intl

1 stop

17h 45m
PEN

Penang Intl

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

28h 35m
$1,155

Scoot

View Deal

Deal found 16/10/21

18 Dec. - 27 Dec.
MEL

Melbourne

PEN

Penang Intl

1 stop

17h 45m
PEN

Penang Intl

MEL

Melbourne

2 stops

21h 50m
$1,384

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 16/10/21

One-way flights to Penang Intl from Melbourne

The cheapest one-way flights from Melbourne to Penang
24 Nov.
MEL

Melbourne

PEN

Penang Intl

1 stop

17h 45m
$419

Scoot

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Deal found 14/10/21

27 Nov.
MEL

Melbourne

PEN

Penang Intl

1 stop

17h 45m
$423

Scoot

View Deal

Deal found 16/10/21

26 Nov.
MEL

Melbourne

PEN

Penang Intl

1 stop

17h 45m
$433

Scoot

View Deal

Deal found 14/10/21

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Melbourne to Penang flights.

What airport do you fly into for flights to Penang from Melbourne?

Located just 14.5 km from the city centre, Penang Intl is the airport most travellers will use when flying to Penang from Melbourne. Booking flights from Melbourne to Penang Intl (PEN) should be relatively easy as there are 0 daily inbound flights from Melbourne from 7 different airlines.

Which airlines flying from Melbourne to Penang Intl have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of our airline partners flying from Melbourne to Penang Intl have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. Malaysia Airlines, Scoot, and Singapore Airlines are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like Malaysia Airlines with this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from Melbourne Airport to Penang for under $1,000 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Melbourne Airport to Penang for under $1,000. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Malaysia Airlines for just $938, but on average you can expect to pay $1,504.

How popular is this Melbourne Airport to Penang flight route?

The Melbourne to Penang Intl flight path was viewed by 1,854 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Melbourne Airport to Penang return?

Our cheapest airline available from Melbourne Airport to Penang is Malaysia Airlines. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as $938 on this airline. Additional options worth looking into are Scoot and Singapore Airlines, starting at $1,155 and $1,342 round-trip.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Melbourne Airport to Penang one-way?

For one-way options, check prices for Scoot. According to our data, you can fly for as low as $419. Users have also found prices from $630 and $4,153 on Scoot and Singapore Airlines, respectively.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Melbourne Airport to Penang?

When booking a flight from Melbourne Airport to Penang, you may want to consider flying on China Airlines, Cathay Pacific or China Southern as they are the most popular for this route.

What are the cheapest flights from Melbourne Airport to Penang?

Looking at all options, your cheapest flight can be booked for $193. While the most popular route (Melbourne - Penang Intl) can be booked for $938 on average our data indicates $1,331 when flying from Melbourne Airport to Penang

Can I fly to Penang Intl from Melbourne right now?

Information is based on travel restrictions from Melbourne to Penang Intl

Most visitors from Melbourne will not be allowed to enter Penang Intl.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Melbourne must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Penang Intl.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Melbourne are not required to quarantine after entering Penang Intl.

Can I fly back to Melbourne from Penang Intl?

Returning to Melbourne from Penang Intl

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Penang Intl must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Melbourne.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Penang Intl are not required to quarantine after entering Melbourne.

Alternative routes for Melbourne to Penang

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.

Top 5 airlines flying from Melbourne to Penang

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Melbourne to Penang choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Scoot
Cheapest$364
Average$622
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-timeN/A
COVID-19 safety
Malaysia Airlines
Cheapest$578
Average$885
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time67%
COVID-19 safety
Qantas Airways
Cheapest$603
Average$976
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time74%
COVID-19 safety
Singapore Airlines
Cheapest$617
Average$887
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time81%
COVID-19 safety
Virgin Australia
Cheapest$644
Average$865
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time80%
COVID-19 safety