ETS Train from Arau to KL Sentral Kuala Lumpur

Travel on the ETS Train from Arau to KL Sentral is the easiest and quickest way to travel from Langkawi Island to Kuala Lumpur overland, as the new fast Electric Train Services speed their way to the capital at 160 kilometres an hour.



ETS Train Schedule from Arau to Kuala Lumpur, KL Sentral Station

Timetable for 2016 valid until 31st January 2017 (see new timetable from 1st Feb below).

All the following ETS Trains operate daily except where specified - if you wish to disembark at the old railway station in Kuala Lumpur, you will arrive there just five minutes before the time shown below.

EG 9203 (ETS Gold Service) Departs Arau at 08:01 - Arrives at Kuala Lumpur Sentral at 12:44.

EP 9213 (ETS Platinum Service) Departs Arau at 09:46 - Arrives at Kuala Lumpur Sentral at 14:25.

EG 9209 (ETS Gold Service) Departs Arau at 16:31 - Arrives at Kuala Lumpur Sentral at 22:00.

EG 9215 (ETS Gold Service) Departs Arau at 17:33 - Arrives at Kuala Lumpur Sentral at 23:10.

EG 9221 (ETS Gold Service) Departs Arau at 20:16 - Arrives at Kuala Lumpur Sentral at 01:12.

To see the train schedule from KL to Arau click here >>


New Arau to KL Sentral ETS Timetable valid from 1st February 2017.

EG 9021 (ETS Gold Service) Departs Arau at 07:03 - Arrives at Kuala Lumpur Sentral at 12:18.

EP 9401 (ETS Platinum Service) Departs Arau at 09:31 - Arrives at Kuala Lumpur Sentral at 14:38.

EP 9501 (ETS Platinum Service) Departs Arau at 13:13 - Arrives at Kuala Lumpur Sentral at 18:09.

EP 9007 (ETS Platinum Service) Departs Arau at 14:16 - Arrives at Kuala Lumpur Sentrall at 19:13 (Operates on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays only).

EG 9019 (ETS Gold Service) Departs Arau at 16:02 - Arrives at Kuala Lumpur Sentral at 21:16.

EP 9009 (ETS Platinum Service) Departs Arau at 17:13 - Arrives at Kuala Lumpur Sentral at 22:10.

EG 9525 (ETS Gold Service) Departs Arau at 19:59 - Arrives at Kuala Lumpur Sentral at 01:12.

Click here to see the full ETS timetable for these services >>

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Ticket Prices for the ETS Train from Arau to KL Sentral

Fares for these services depend on the type of train, Gold or Platinum.

All seats on these services are all the same class (ie there is no 1st or 2nd class).

Gold ETS Train fares are : Adult 73 RM - Child 41 RM

Platinum ETS Train fares are : Adult 98 RM - Child 53 RM

Buying Arau Train Tickets

Booking for these trains is highly advisable as they can often be full, specially during school and public holidays.

If you are coming from Langkawi Island, do not just turn up at Arau station without a ticket - book well in advance first.

You can make an advance booking (usually up to 60 days in advance) at any KTMB railway station, or much more conveniently :

Book you Arau -  KL tickets online now here >>


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