Bus 101 which is run by Rapid Penang Bus is the easiest way for tourist and visitors to go to Penang National Park and a lot of Penang attraction spot.
Rapid Penang Bus coming back from Teluk Bahang
If you want to go to Park you can board the bus from Weld Quay (Feri Terminals) and end at Jalan Hassan Abbas, the entrance of Park. The same bus will take you back to where you started from, however its journey back will have a slightly different route. Along its way to the Park entrance you will find many eating places, beaches, hotels and tourist attractions spot.
Journey to Penang National Park:
Start at Pengkalan Weld Quay (Feri);
Continue to Gat. Lebuh Chulia;
Continue to Lebuh Chulia – you can see Air Asia Office;
Continue to Jalan Penang – you can see Chowrasta Market, China Town;
Continue to Jalan Dr. Lim Chwee Leong – you can see Prangin Mall;
Continue to Jalan Ria; Terminal bus KOMTAR – This is where many Penang Government Office is located;
Continue to Jalan Magazine;
Continue to Jalan Penang;
Continue to Jalan Burma – you can see Penang Plaza Giant;
Continue to Jalan Pangkor – you can see Hospital Greneagles;
Continue to Jalan Perak – you can see the Hospital Loh Guan Lye;
Continue to Jalan Burma – you can see Hospital Island;
Continue to Jalan Bagan Jermal – you can see Plaza Gurney / Island Plaza;
Continue to Jalan Tanjong Tokong – you can see Penang Chinese Swimming Club, Copthorne Hotel / Prince Hotel;
Continue to Jalan Tanjung Bungah – you can see Floating Mosque;
Continue to Jalan Batu Feringghi – you can see Spice Garden / Feringghi Hotel, Miami Beach Rasa Sayang Hotel, Golden Sand Hotel, Holiday Inn;
Continue to Jalan Teluk Bahang – you can see Butterfly Park / Taman Rimba / Empangan Teluk Bahang;
Continue to Jalan Hassan Abbas – Here is where the Penang National Park is located.
Bus will begin its operation at 5.30 am in the morning and stop operating at 12.00 pm. In day time you will see the bus on the road every 10 -20 minutes. During the night it will be less on the road. Bus 101 makes it easy and fast to the Penang National Park.
Below are the bus fares to go around Penang Island. Be sure to carry with you small notes and coins.
The First 7 km is RM 1.40, up to 14 km RM 2.00, up to 21 km RM 2.70, up to 28 km RM 3.40 and above 28 km RM 4.00.
More information about Rapid Penang 101 journey can be found at Rapid Penang Bus
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