Tesco Penang, Gelugor
(26 October 2008)
(GPS: 5.37789, 100.31526), at 1 Lebuh Tunku Kudin 1, 11700 Gelugor, is the first Tesco hypermarket to open on Penang Island. It opened on November 2004, and is located on a piece of freehold land in the MetroEast-Udini
development area along the Jelutong Expressway
, near the Tunku Kudin Interchange. The building has 275,000 sq ft of lettable area and 1050 car parking bays.
The anchor tenant is the Tesco hypermarket which occupies the 2nd floor of the three-storey building. The car park occupies the ground and first floor, which also has lettable area for other tenants including Courts, Popular Bookshop, KFC, McDonalds, Pizza Hut, The Chicken Rice Shop, Cosway, 600cc, among others.
The Tesco Penang building was constructed by IJM Properties. It was sold to Quill Capita Trust for RM132 million in May 2008.
(26 October 2008)
1 Lebuh Tunku Kudin 1
Sundays - Thursdays: 8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Fridays - Saturdays: 8:00 am - 1:00 am
- Tunku Kudin House
- Penang Bridge
- Bukit Dumbar
Amenities at Tesco Penang
- Tesco Penang Post Office
- Udini Square
Nearby Residential Properties
- Pearl Regency
Getting to Tesco Penang
Tesco Penang may be entered from Jalan Tunku Kudin, if coming from George Town, as well as from the Jelutong Expressway, if coming from the south and the Penang Bridge
. For public transport, Rapid Penang Bus
No. 206 goes between from Tesco Penang to Weld Quay Ferry & Bus Terminal
Free Tesco shuttle service is available plying the following route:
Tesco - Jelutong BP Petrol Station - Hotel Grand Continental - Prangin Mall
- Komtar Bus Terminal
- Transfer Road - Chulia Street - Weld Quay Ferry & Bus Terminal
- Chulia Street - Penang Road
- Prangin Mall - Komtar Bus Terminal - Hotel Grand Continental - Jelutong BP Petrol Station - Tesco.
There are 3 services from Weld Quay to Tesco on Sundays to Thursdays, at 2:00 pm, 5:00 pm and 8:30 pm, and the return trip at 3:30 pm, 7:00 pm and 10:00 pm. On Fridays and Saturdays there are 4 services, at 1:00 pm, 4:00 pm, 7:30 pm and 10:30 pm from Weld Quay to Tesco, and the return trip at 2:30 pm, 6:00 pm, 9:00 pm and 12:00 midnight.
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