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They say travel is restorative, and so a flight from Penang to Kolkata on AirAsia is likely to take you to another level. At AirAsia, we believe everyone can fly, especially when booking tickets is made more affordable than ever. We also believe that you should always be able to change your travel plans. One moment you’re planning to land in Kolkata (CCU), and the next it’s time to head off to explore another part of or another country. So we’ve made that easier with some popular routes taking off from Kolkata.
At AirAsia, we think you should travel flexibly, and a cheap AirAsia flight from Penang to Kolkata is just that. But what if you decide to change your plans and want to head to Penang after another adventure? No problem! We’ve put together some great routes into Kolkata from a variety of cities around the world. Just click on any of the routes below that interest you to find a great cheap flight to Kolkata.
A flight from Penang (PEN) to Kolkata (CCU) covers a distance of approximately 2,304 kilometres. The shortest flight time is 5 hours and the transit time is roughly 1 to 10 hours and 25 minutes via Kuala Lumpur. Kolkata is 2 hours 30 minutes behind Penang, so you will not need to worry about jet lag! The GMT for Kolkata is +5:30, whereas Penang is +8.
Known as “Isle of the Betel Nut”, Penang is located on the northwest coast of Peninsular Malaysia. The state has numerous attractions to visit such as magnificent temples, cultural heritage sites and breathtaking hillside parks that provide memorable experiences to tourists. Penang has two parts: Penang Island — where the capital is located — and Seberang Perai, which are linked by the two longest road bridges in Malaysia, the Penang Bridge and the Abdul Halim Muadzam Sultan Shah Bridge. Some great places that you don’t want to miss when visiting Penang are Penang Hill, Kek Lok Si Temple and Fort Cornwallis.
Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose International Airport (CCU), also known as Kolkata Airport, is located in Dum Dum, West Bengal. This airport is one of the oldest in India; it has been operating since 1924 and currently handles 25 million passengers annually. The journey to the city centre takes around 17 kilometres and approximately 1 hour between both points. On arrival, there are various transportation services to get into the city: by train, bus, metro and the famous yellow taxis. For a more exciting experience when exploring the city, don't forget to try the traditional hand-drawn Kolkata rickshaw!
The charming city of Kolkata is home to over 14 million people and amazing tourist spots such as the Victoria Memorial, Dakshineswar Kali Temple, Indian Museum and the iconic Howrah Bridge. The city is known as “City of Joy” due to its bustling art scene, sweet delicacies, and abundant festivals (there are many throughout the year such as Durga Puja, which pays homage to the Hindu goddess Durga). You’ll be intrigued by the city’s stunning architecture, cultural activities, and colourful flea markets.
The currency code for the Indian Rupee is INR with the symbol ₹. Banknotes come in denominations of ₹10, ₹20, ₹50, ₹100, ₹200, ₹500, ₹2,000. The coins are available in ₹1, ₹2, ₹5 and ₹10. The average exchange rate is 17.68 INR to 1 MYR.