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Serving Malaysia's island of Penang, Penang International Airport is a hub for Firefly, a subsidiary of national airline Malaysian Airlines. The airport is the third busiest in the country, with an annual passenger throughout of just over four million. It sits nearly 10 miles south of the city of George Town, with car rental in Penang Airport the most convenient mode of arriving at the island capital.
Penang Airport facilities
This single-terminal airport features 32 check-in desks, 11 gates and three baggage claim carrousels. There are a duty-free shop, gift shops, eateries, bars, a newsstand and a VIP lounge on site. Car rental in Penang Airport is on offer, although it is best to pre-book a vehicle ahead of time.
Penang Airport excursions
Jalan Sultan Azlan Shah links the airport to the city centre, making transfers with car rental in Penang Airport hassle-free. The city itself is filled with attractions but many travellers come to relax on the beach at nearby Batu Ferringhi or to catch a view from Penang Hill. Visiting the impressive Penang Botanical Garden and the Penang Butterfly Farm are other popular excursions.
Best time to visit
George Town can be visited year round although many people try to avoid coming in the monsoon season, which runs from August to November. From Christmas to New Year's Day is the busiest time, as is the period around Chinese New Year. To avoid the crowds, it is best to visit in March, April, May or June.
Car rental in Penang Airport
The roads both in the city and around the island are in tip-top condition. City driving is best avoided due to heavy traffic and speeding motorbikes. But for exploring outside of the city, car hire in Penang Airport is highly recommended. The best way to ensure you get the lowest rates is to compare car hire choices online before reserving a vehicle.
The following questions and answers are a selection of the most popular questions. If you do not find the answer to your question, have a look at the Frequently Asked Questions page or contact us.
Yes, we offer a guarantee of the lowest price - because we compare various retailers, we can always offer you the best price in town.
To pick up your car, you will need your voucher, passport, driver's license and a credit card. It is very important that your driver's license and credit card are in the same name as the main driver. Keep in mind that the local rental company will reserve a certain amount on your credit card as a deposit. This requires the PIN code for your credit card. If your driver's license is foreign (for example, in Chinese), you must bring a translation with you. Only your original passport and driver's license will be accepted - a copy is not sufficient.
In general, our rates are all-inclusive. Should there be any additional costs, our booking department will get in touch with you before issuing the invoice. Should you object, you can always cancel your reservation with no obligations attached (at least 48 hours in advance).
In general, Liability Insurance, Fire Insurance, All-Risks Insurance and Theft Insurance are included in the cost of your rental car.
Only rental companies with a high level of customer satisfaction are eligible to be included in our Worry-Free selection. This rate includes excess cover and unlimited kilometres. Your vehicle will be provided and must be returned with a full tank of fuel. With a vehicle from our Worry-Free selection, you can travel with peace of mind and no hidden costs.
You can cancel your reservation through "My Account". We recommend contacting us by phone if your changes to your booking or cancellation takes place at short notice (48 hours or less).
Most reservations will receive confirmation within minutes after payment takes place. We recommend contacting our Booking Department for last minute reservations (pick-up within 48 hours).