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Cheap flights from Melbourne to Penang

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

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How to find the cheapest flight from
Melbourne (MEL) to Penang (PEN)

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
$443 - $1,015
PEN
Temperature
31 - 32 °C
PEN
Rainfall
68 - 370 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

Round-trip from

$443

From Melbourne to Penang

One-way from

$463

One-way flight from Melbourne to Penang

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest day to fly return from Melbourne to Penang?

Travellers have found that booking a Friday departure is the best way to save up to 14% on the cost of booking your flights compared to booking on days of the week where this route is of high demand.

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

To save on the cost of your flight from Melbourne to Penang, book at least 57 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 27% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $816 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $865.

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

The best pricing can be found in the month of August. Prices to Penang from Melbourne average $688. You can even find prices in August for less than $688, as users have found deals to Penang from as low as $381. The month of December appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Penang from Melbourne. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 56%.

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

It’s typically best to fly out from Melbourne to Penang at midday. Doing so could potentially save you 30% on the flight price compared to flying in the afternoon, which is usually more expensive.

Cheap flights from Melbourne to Penang in April, May 2021

The best prices found for MEL to PEN flights in April, May
20 Apr - 28 Apr
$1,595pp
MEL
Melbourne
Scoot
 
1 STOP
PEN
Penang Intl
PEN
Penang Intl
Scoot
 
1 STOP
MEL
Melbourne
27 Apr - 11 May
$2,019pp
MEL
Melbourne
Scoot
 
1 STOP
PEN
Penang Intl
PEN
Penang Intl
Scoot
 
1 STOP
MEL
Melbourne
20 Apr - 28 Apr
$2,208pp
MEL
Melbourne
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
PEN
Penang Intl
PEN
Penang Intl
Scoot
 
1 STOP
MEL
Melbourne

Melbourne to Penang 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Penang from Melbourne found for this year
5 Nov - 9 Nov
$1,022pp
MEL
Melbourne
Qantas Airways
   
2 STOPS
PEN
Penang Intl
PEN
Penang Intl
Qantas Airways
 
1 STOP
MEL
Melbourne
5 Nov - 9 Nov
$1,025pp
MEL
Melbourne
Qantas Airways
 
1 STOP
PEN
Penang Intl
PEN
Penang Intl
Qantas Airways
 
1 STOP
MEL
Melbourne
5 Nov - 9 Nov
$1,026pp
MEL
Melbourne
Qantas Airways
 
1 STOP
PEN
Penang Intl
PEN
Penang Intl
Qantas Airways
 
1 STOP
MEL
Melbourne

Last-minute flights from Melbourne to Penang

Late deals on return flights to Penang from Melbourne, departing today and this week
27 Apr - 11 May
$2,019pp
MEL
Melbourne
Scoot
 
1 STOP
PEN
Penang Intl
PEN
Penang Intl
Scoot
 
1 STOP
MEL
Melbourne
26 Apr - 4 May
$2,381pp
MEL
Melbourne
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
PEN
Penang Intl
PEN
Penang Intl
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne
26 Apr - 4 May
$2,520pp
MEL
Melbourne
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
PEN
Penang Intl
PEN
Penang Intl
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne

One-way flights to Penang from Melbourne

The cheapest one-way flights from Melbourne to Penang
11:40 - 06:20
Scoot
1 stop
20h 40m
MEL - PEN
Scoot
$463
Tripmonster
15:35 - 04:00
Multiple Airlines
2 stops
38h 25m
MEL - PEN
Multiple Airlines
$760
Jettzy

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about <span class="emphasized">Melbourne</span> to <span class="emphasized">Penang</span> flights.

Flight FAQs

From Melbourne to Penang

Can I find flights from Melbourne to Penang for under $2,068 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Melbourne to Penang for under $2,068. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Scoot for just $2,019, but on average you can expect to pay $3,070.

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.

Are there direct flights from Melbourne to Penang for under $2,068 on Cheapflights?

There are no direct flights from Melbourne to Penang, but Cheapflights can provide you with all the information you need to find the fastest route with the fewest stops.

Are there last-minute flights available from Melbourne to Penang for under $2,068?

There are currently 4+ open flights from Melbourne to Penang within the next 7 days for less than $2,068.

How popular is this flight route?

This flight path from Melbourne to Penang Intl 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.

Does it rain more in Melbourne or Penang?

Expected rainfall in Melbourne is more than in Penang. You can expect this to be the case over the next 12 days.

Is Melbourne weather warmer or cooler than Penang?

Expect the weather to be around 32 °C on average in January. As the temperature peaks, try to get your plans done early, as flight price and availability will have an impact on your travels. The climate in Penang is generally hotter than in Melbourne.

How long does is the flight from Melbourne to Penang?

Airlines like Singapore Airlines and Scoot fly from Melbourne to Penang in about 12h 45m. The time it takes to get you to your destination can typically vary by up to 1h 50m. This flight may include one or multiple stops.

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

Currently priced at $2,019, Scoot will fly you from Melbourne to Penang and back. In addition to Scoot, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip. Check Cheapflights for deals on Singapore Airlines for as low as $5,848.

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

The cheapest airline one-way is Scoot, with whom users have recently found tickets for as low as $463.

Alternative routes for Melbourne to Penang

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

Destination information for Penang

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Melbourne to Penang.
Today's exchange rate
$1 = RM 3.20
Average temperature for April in Penang
32.0 °C
Avg rainfall for April in Penang
178.0 mm

Airports servicing Melbourne

Airports servicing Penang

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.
Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Scoot
$270 $462 No cancel fee N/A
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Virgin Australia
$479 $642 No cancel fee 80%
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Malaysia Airlines
$430 $657 No cancel fee 67%
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Singapore Airlines
$459 $659 No cancel fee 81%
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Qantas Airways
$448 $725 No cancel fee 74%
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