Wireless connectivity is available in most areas in Penang. Stay connected at these following places:
Penang Free Wi-Fi
Founded by the Penang State Government’s Wireless @ Penang Initiative in 2009, there are more than 1550 hotspots available in restaurants, shopping malls, food courts, schools, libraries, residential flats, ferry terminals, markets, major parks and more. Find a hotspot near you
Penang International Airport
Stay in touch with your family and friends aboard by using the free wireless internet access throughout the Penang International Airport. Simply log into their Wi-Fi network to surf freely with no registration needed. For more info, visit website
Currently, there are selected Rapid Penang buses that offer free wireless connectivity to their passengers. The buses include 101 that operates from Weld Quay to Teluk Bahang via Batu Ferringhi as well as 401E that passes from Weld Quay to the Penang International Airport. For other bus routes, see website
Cafés and Restaurants
Most eateries including coffee shops and fast food or coffee chains around Penang offer free Wi-Fi as long as you’re a customer. More often than not, it’s only a matter of securing their password for internet access while you sip a cup of coffee or enjoy a bite to eat.