ETS Train from Alor Setar to KL Sentral Kuala Lumpur

Taking the ETS Train from Alor Setar to KL Sentral is the fastest way to travel from Alor Setar to Kuala Lumpur, taking around five hours to complete the trip.

The new Electric Train Services are now the only way to travel by train to KL from Alor Setar as the older Intercity Express Trains have now all been cancelled.

ETS Train Schedule from Alor Setar to KL Sentral

Jadual Keretapi ETS dari Alor Setar ke KL Sentral

Seats on an ETS train from Alor Setar to KL SentralSeats on an ETS train from Alor Setar to KL Sentral Kuala Lumpur

All the following ETS services depart daily and also stop at the old Kuala Lumpur Station, arriving just five minutes before the time shown below.

To view the schedule from Kuala Lumpur to Alor Setar click here >

ETS Timetable during RMCO (Jadual ETS semasa PKPP)

There is a new temporary timetable from the 15th July 2020.

New Alor Setar to KL ETS Timetable for 2020:

New Alor Setar to KLS ETS Timetable

The schedule shown below is currently not operating. To see the timetable in operation at the moment click here >

EG 9221: (ETS Gold) Departs Alor Setar at 08:00 - Arrives KL Sentral at 13:01 (Operates Daily).

EP 9201: (ETS Platinum) Departs Alor Setar at 10:19 - Arrives KL Sentral at 15:05 (Operates Daily).

EP 9203: (ETS Platinum) Departs Alor Setar at 14:19 - Arrives KL Sentral at 19:09 (Operates Daily).

*EP 9275: (ETS Platinum) Departs Alor Setar at 15:54 - Arrives KL Sentral at 20:44 *this new service includes a Business Class carriage (Operates Daily).

EG 9425: (ETS Gold) Departs Alor Setar at 16:35 - Arrives KL Sentral at 21:36 (Operates Daily).

EP 9205: (ETS Platinum) Departs Alor Setar at 17:29 - Arrives KL Sentral at 22:25 (Operates Daily).

To view the full ETS schedule for these services click here >


Alor Setar KTM train stationAlor Setar KTM train station

Ticket Prices for the ETS Train from Alor Setar to KL Sentral

Harga Tiket Kereta Api ETS dari Alor Setar ke KL Sentral

The ticket prices for seats to KL are only available in all the same class - there are no First class or Second class carriages on any of the ETS services (the new ETS2 trains now have a Business Class carriage).

ETS Gold Trains cost: Adult 70 RM - Child 39 RM

ETS Platinum Trains cost: Adult 93 RM - Child 51 RM

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Buying KTM Train Tickets from Alor Setar to Kuala Lumpur Central

Membeli Tiket Keretapi KTM dari Alor Setar ke Kuala Lumpur Sentral

You can buy your tickets to KL usually up to a couple of months in advance of your departure date. However, sometimes advance ticket are only available a few weeks in advance.

Tickets can be purchased from the Alor Setar railway station or any other KTMB railway station.

Or, more easily (plus saving you a trip to the station), you can:

Book your train seats online here >

If you would like to compare the cost of travelling from Alor Setar to KL by bus:

visit our bus booking page where you can find departure times and fares here >

Related pages:

Alor Setar Trains main page >

Kuala Lumpur Trains main page >

How to travel to Ipoh from Alor Setar >