ETS Train Penang to Kuala Lumpur Schedule
(KTM Butterworth to KL Sentral)

The new KTMB ETS train from Butterworth Penang to Kuala Lumpur KL Sentral offers both Gold and Platinum Service high-speed limited stopping trains.

The duration of the journey from Butterworth Station to KL Sentral Station is around four hours on these new, much faster Electric Trains.



ETS Timetable for Penang to KL Sentral Trains

To see the ETS timetable in the other direction from KL to Penang click here>>>


New KTM Penang to KL train Timetable valid from 1st February 2017 :

All trains depart daily  :

EP 9201 (ETS Platinum) Departs Butterworth at 04:45 - Arrives at KL Sentral at 08:50.

EG 9211 (ETS Gold) Departs Butterworth at 06:10 - Arrives at KL Sentral at 10:30.

EG 9113 (ETS Gold) Departs Butterworth at 07:33 - Arrives at KL Sentral at 11:53.

EP 9203 (ETS Platinum) Departs Butterworth at 13:30 - Arrives at KL Sentral at 17:35.

EG 9215 (ETS Gold) Departs Butterworth at 16:05 - Arrives at KL Sentral at 20:25.

To make an online ticket booking for one of these trains click here>>

To see the full southbound ETS Train timetable click here>>

For information on travel from Penang to KL by bus click here>>


Ticket Prices for the ETS Train Penang to Kuala Lumpur

How much is the train from Penang to Kuala Lumpur?

Fares for the ETS to KL from Butterworth vary only on the type of train you take :

ETS Gold Services cost : Adult : 59RM - Children : 34RM

ETS Platinum Services which have fewer stops cost : Adult : 79RM - Children : 44RM

There are no separate classes on any of these trains (ie no 3rd, 2nd or 1st class).


Booking Penang to KL Train Tickets

In George Town, if you want to buy your ETS tickets you can visit the KTM office at the Jetty so there is no need to go over to Butterworth Station.

Advance tickets can be purchased up to 60 days in advance, but advance booking times for KTM tickets can vary quite considerably throughout the year.

For more information on the KTM office on Penang Island click here>>

For more information on Butterworth Train Station click here>>

Alternatively you can book ETS tickets from Penang to KL online, either directly from the KTMB website or by using an online ticket agent.

You will find booking through an agent much simpler than using KTM - and the price is the same.

Click here to visit our online train ticket booking page to book either way>>>