Penang: Costs

Pearl of the Orient

Penang Costs

Some typical costs in Penang are:

• Guest houses – RM 100 (21 Euros) or less, depending on the holiday season
• Hotels – RM 150 (31.4 Euros) or more, depending on star rating and location.
• Taxi from airport to Penang – RM 35.00 –RM 40.00 (6 or 7 Euros). Always settle on a price first!
• Bus tickets – All Prices are depends on location. A typical short fare is RM 1.4 (0.3 Euros).
• Cycle hire – RM 50 or less (10.5 Euros), depending on time used.
• Can of Coca Cola - RM 1.50 (0.3 Euros)
• Cup of coffee – RM 1.20 (0.25 Euros)
• Beer – RM 7 (1.5 Euros)
• Breakfast – RM 3.00 (0.6 Euros)
• Lunch – RM 5.00 (1 Euro)
• Dinner – RM 5.00 (1 Euro)
• Pack of 20 cigarettes RM 9.00 (1.9 Euros)