The cheapest times to fly from BUR to PEN are

  • January 15th to March 11th
  • April 23rd to July 15th
  • October 29th to December 2nd

based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from BUR to PEN is mid May. Prices can be as high as $5329 for Friday flights during early August, or as low as $753 for Tuesday flights around mid May.


When to Fly to Penang

Flying from Burbank, CA (BUR) to Bayan Lepas (PEN) will usually cost between $839 to $4210 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid May with an average ticket price of $904. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $5015. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $4112 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1271 can be considered a good price for a round-trip BUR to PEN flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the BUR to PEN route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

BUR to PEN Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the BUR to PEN flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Burbank. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.09, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly to Penang, and Sundays are the most expensive days to return to Burbank. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $679 (25%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Tuesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1708. Return trip prices are from the PEN to BUR flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from BUR to PEN can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 16 hour 41 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking BUR to PEN

Flight hacking is when you book two tickets instead of a layover, sometimes with different airlines. You will need to either bring only a carry-on bag (highly recommended) or leave yourself plenty of time to go through security again. Flight hacking is completely allowed, but airlines don’t always tell you the cheapest way to get from BUR to PEN — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Singapore (BUR > SIN > PEN)

  • Price for both tickets: $901
  • Average savings: $371 (29.15%)

See BUR to SIN flights

Hack #2: Jakarta (BUR > CGK > PEN)

  • Price for both tickets: $970
  • Average savings: $301 (23.68%)

See BUR to CGK flights

Hack #3: Hong Kong (BUR > HKG > PEN)

  • Price for both tickets: $1016
  • Average savings: $256 (20.1%)

See BUR to HKG flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from BUR to PEN? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 12 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, British Airways, Cathay Dragon, Cathay Pacific, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, JAL, Qatar Airways, Singapore Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Penang International Airport to Bob Hope Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 8722 miles or 14037 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from BUR to PEN?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop BUR to PEN flight is about 16 hour 41 minutes.

How many flights go between Burbank, CA and Bayan Lepas?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 22 available flights from BUR to PEN.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code BUR
Origination airport name Bob Hope Airport
City Burbank, CA
Country the United States
Latitude 34.2
Longitude -118.4

Return Airport

Destination code PEN
Destination airport name Penang International Airport
City Bayan Lepas
Country Malaysia
Latitude 5.3
Longitude 100.3


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