Penang Kuala Lumpur Train Timetable

This page contains the Penang Kuala Lumpur Train Timetable for Intercity services.

There is now just one Intercity train that operates daily between Penang Butterworth train station and KL Sentral.

From the 1st September 2015, the night train (Langkawi Express) will no longer be stopping at Butterworth on its way from Hat Yai to Kuala Lumpur.

However, from July 2015, the new high speed train service (ETS) between KL and Penang is in operation, cutting the travel time down to just a few hours.

All Intercity Trains are cancelled from 19/05/2016 with only ETS Trains operating to KL from this date.

To see the new ETS Train timetable from Penang to KL click here>>

Below is the Intercity train schedule for services from Butterworth Penang to KL Sentral with the latest timetable from the 1st of September 2015.

For times of trains in the other direction from KL Sentral click here>>

KTMB Penang Kuala Lumpur Train Timetable - Butterworth to KL Sentral Schedule

Schedule from 10th October 2015.

This train is cancelled from 9/05/2016.



Bkt Mertajam

Nibong Tebal

Parit Buntar

Bagan Serai


K Kangsar

Sg Siput


Batu Gajah


Tapah Road


Slim River


Tan. Malim

K Kubu Bharu


Sg Buloh

K. Lumpur

KL Sentral

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Trains operate daily.

Trains depart from Butterworth station on the mainland, just 15 minutes by ferry from the jetty in George Town.

For more information please visit the following pages :

Butterworth Train station

Penang to Butterworth Ferry

Buying Train Tickets for the Penang to KL Train

There are a number of ways you can purchase your tickets for these services.

If you are staying in George Town you can simply visit the KTM Ticket Office which is located along the walkway up to the Penang to Butterworth Ferry.

Alternatively, you can visit the ticket counter at the Butterworth Station.

Easier still, you can book your train tickets online from the KTM website and either print out your tickets or pick them up from the station of ticket office on the island.

For more about booking online click here>>

For more information and ticket prices please visit our :

Penang Taiping Train page

Penang Ipoh Train page

Penang Kl Train page

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Penang to Kuala Lumpur Bus

Penang to KL Sentral Bus

Train to / from Penang

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