ETS Penang to Batu Gajah Train Schedule and Ticket Prices
Travel on the fast Electric Train Service - ETS from Butterworth Penang to Batu Gajah in Perak is a good way to travel, with a number of both Gold and Platinum services every day operating on this route between Butterworth and Kuala Lumpur.
ETS Train Schedule from Butterworth Penang to Batu Gajah
New ETS Timetable from Butterworth to B. Gajah for 2020:
For train departure times in the other direction to Butterworth click here >
ETS Timetable during RMCO (Jadual ETS semasa PKPP)
Train services during this period are limited compared to normal operations.
To see the current / temporary ETS timetable (jadual / 时间表) from the 26th June 2020 (2020-06-26), click one of the following links:
Temporary ETS Timetable from 2020-06-26 (26th June 2020)
EG 9321 (ETS Gold) Departs Butterworth at 07:30 - Arrives at Batu Gajah 09:25 (Operates Daily).
*EP 9173 (ETS Platinum) Departs Butterworth at 13:10 - Arrives at Batu Gajah 15:05.
*Operates with a new ETS2 train including a Business Class carriage (Operates Friday / Saturday / Sunday only).
EP 9107 (ETS Platinum) Departs Butterworth at 16:00 - Arrives at Batu Gajah 17:55 (Operates Daily).
EP 9123 (ETS Platinum) Departs Butterworth at 18:33 - Arrives at Batu Gajah at 20:28. (Operates Friday / Saturday / Sunday only).
All ETS trains on this route depart daily.
You can view the full train schedule on this route with all the stops here >
ETS Penang to Batu Gajah Train Fares / Ticket Prices
Tickets for the ETS Gold Trains cost:
Adult 34 RM - Child 21 RM
Tickets for ETS Platinum Trains cost:
Adult 44 RM - Child 26 RM
Buying ETS Tickets in Penang
Advance booking for these trains to Batu Gajah is a must, as services are often full.
To save you a trip over to Butterworth Railway Station, you can either book your tickets at the KTM office at the Jetty in Georgetown, or even easier, book your tickets online.
Booking ticket online costs the same as from the station or ticket office.
You can book tickets online now here >
To get to Butterworth Railway Station from Penang Island, you will need to take the ferry at least an hour before your train departs from Butterworth to make sure you get to the station in time.
The ferry departs from the Jetty in George Town and is easily reached by bus from anywhere on the island.
You can find more information about the ferry over to Butterworth here >
Find more information on Butterworth station here >
Another way to travel from Penang to Batu Gajah is by bus (although there are currently no direct services - so you will have to take a bus to Ipoh first).
You can take a bus from either Sungai Nibong Bus Station on the island or from Butterworth Bus Station.
Butterworth Trains main page >
Butterworth ETS Trains main page >