Seberang Jaya

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Seberang Jaya
Seberang Jaya is located in Peninsular Malaysia
Seberang Jaya
Seberang Jaya
Location in Peninsular Malaysia
Seberang Jaya is located in Malaysia
Seberang Jaya
Seberang Jaya
Location in Malaysia
Coordinates: 5°23′0″N 100°25′0″E / 5.38333°N 100.41667°E / 5.38333; 100.41667
Country Malaysia
State Penang
District Central Seberang Perai
 • Local government Majlis Perbandaran Seberang Perai
(Seberang Perai Municipal Council)
 • Tuan Yang DiPertua MPSP Maimunah binti Mohd. Sharif
 • Permatang Pauh Member of Parliament Wan Azizah Wan Ismail
 • Seberang Jaya State assemblymen Dr. Afif Bahardin (PKR)
Time zone MST (UTC+8)
 • Summer (DST) Not observed (UTC)
Postal code 13700
International dialling code prefix +6043 (landline only)

Seberang Jaya is a township located in the state of Penang, Malaysia. The Seberang Jaya hospital is the famous hospital here. Many of the Kulim and Bukit Mertajams' patients will be sent to here for major treatments. Seberang Jaya is very near to Chai Leng Park which is a small food heaven. It is also very near to Perai, the main industrial area of the northern Malaysia. A Sunway Hotel also found here to let travellers sightseeing the Butterworth scenery and the Penang scenery.

A Tesco Extra is also located at the township. This Tesco is a huge hypermarket in the Greater Butterworth City of Penang. It is a double-storey building. Secondly, the Sunway Carnival Mall is also situated here. This shopping mall usually will invite some artist to come here for entertainment. The shopping mall is a triple-storey building and one lowerground. The shape of car park of the mall is rounding up 3 rounds and a parking site below. A PARKSON is inside it and the performance stage of the mall is looking special. In addition, the public universities also usually will take this well known shopping area to share information to the pre-university students.

Beside that, the road near the AEON BIG travellers will be looking some monkeys beside the river. There is a small monkey bay there. This road also will bring some travelers getting into Permatang Nibong road to Kulim, Lunas and Tasek Gelugor. Moreover, A Penang Megamall also found near Seberang Jaya. Penang Megamall is the first largest shopping mall in Penang. It is a 5th floor mall and it has the spiral staircase inside to go upper floors near the stage.

Furthermore, Seberang Jaya highway interchange is the second biggest highway interchange in the region of Penang. This is because Seberang Jaya highway town interchange is the intersection of the two expressways and a mosque is situated here too. It is a 6 lanes flyover highway built on the top, a big highway roundabout crosses too at the middle and there is a undergo bypass along the BKE expressways can compare with Kuala Lumpur highways. Last but not least, the people from the north is start entering the Seberang Jaya highway town interchange into the Permatang Pauh bypass. Then, only the Permatang Pauh peple start ramping into the NSE entrance. This Seberang Jaya and Permatang Pauh combining interchange is the first interchange completed in Penang.

Seberang Jaya is also a telecommunication centres town. The centres of Maxis, Digi and Celcom are for whole the people of Prai and Kulim here. The Penang State Imigresen Department is also near here. It is a tall building located at the bottom of the flyover of Permatang Pauh-Ipoh expressway.

There is also a Chinese secondary school in Seberang Jaya, Seng Keow. The secondary school in Seberang Jaya is its SMK. There is also a reservoir near Seberang Jaya, the Butterworth-Kulim U-Turn flyover had also been prepared for the travelers. This infrastructure is the biggest U-Turn flyover in Malaysia passing through the reservoir.

The Sunway Carnival Convention Centre also situated in the Seberang Jaya Carnival Mall like the Sunway Pyramid. A not uncommon Maxis Centre is also situated near the Sunway Carnival. There is no road go high cross into it only.


  • PLUS Highway
  • Butterworth Kulim Expressway
  • General Hospital
  • Raja Uda Town
  • Sunway Hotel
  • The Light Hotel


Shopping complexes[edit]


  • Hospital Seberang Jaya


  • SK Seberang Jaya
  • SK Seberang Jaya 2
  • SMK Seberang Jaya
  • SMK Tun Hussein Onn


  • Seberang Jaya Mosque

Swimming pool[edit]

  • Seberang Jaya Public Swimming Pool


  • Penang State Library

Bird park[edit]

  • Penang Bird Park

Coordinates: 5°23′N 100°25′E / 5.383°N 100.417°E / 5.383; 100.417