Free Shuttle (Rapid Bus)

To ease traffic during the event days, shuttle buses will be provided from three different points on the island to Padang Polo as follows:

Jetty - KOMTAR - Padang Polo
Operating time
: 7am - 10pm
: every 30 mins

Tesco Tanjung Tokong - Padang Polo
Operating time
: 7am - 10pm
: every 60 mins

Queensbay Mall - Sungai Nibong (bus stop in front of PESTA) - Padang Polo
Operating time
: 7am - 10pm
: every 60 mins

* Time schedule will vary depending on traffic conditions.

Grab Promotion

Book an authorised taxi via Grab for convenient drop off at the event venue with your family. RM8 will be discounted from your taxi fare per way when you use this promo code - GRABTOHAB17. The Promo code is valid only per unique user, to and from Padang Polo on both days. Here are the steps to follow:

Step 1 Download the Grab app for FREE from the Apple App Store, Google Play Store and/or Blackberry World and tap the GrabTaxi or GrabTaxi(Executive) icon.
Step 2 Select PADANG POLO as your pick up or drop-off location and select Next.
Step 3 Key-in the promo code GRABTOHAB17 into the Promo Code field for validation before pressing Book Now.
Step 3 If your promo code was successfully redeemed, you will receive a notification.

Terms and conditions:

  • Applicable to all GrabTaxi and GrabTaxi(Executive) rides within Penang only.
  • Passengers are required to key in GRABTOHAB17 for rides before booking.
  • Available for new and existing users.
  • Only applicable for 4 rides per user.
  • All bookings must be made via Grab App.
  • Not applicable with any other promos.
  • Discounted price does not include toll charges.
  • Available only on 4 and 5 February 2017.

Hop-On Hop-Off (HOHO) Bus

For those who want to take a leisure ride on HOHO, note that the City Route, from Stop 1 to Stop 17 will have an additional stop close to Padang Polo for convenient drop off.


Jalan Sepoy Lines will be closed to public access from 10pm on 3 Feb till 10pm on 5 Feb 2017.