View the KTM Penang Kuala Kangsar Train timetable for the new high-speed Electric Train Services (ETS) from Butterworth Railway Station on the mainland (15 minutes by ferry from Georgetown on Penang Island).
Kuala Kangsar Railway Station in the state of Perak, Malaysia is served by all ETS Gold and Platinum Trains on the North - South Line route between KL Sentral and Butterworth, operated by KTM Berhad Malaysia.
The duration of the train journey from Butterworth to Kuala Kangsar is around one hour and 15 minutes.
New ETS Timetable from Butterworth to Kuala Kangsar valid until the 29th of February 2020:
EG 9121 (ETS Gold) Departs Butterworth at 05:15 - Arrives at Kuala Kangsar at 06:27.
EP 9103 (ETS Platinum) Departs Butterworth at 06:05 - Arrives at Kuala Kangsar at 07:17.
EG 9321 (ETS Gold) Departs Butterworth at 07:30 - Arrives at Kuala Kangsar at 08:41.
*EP 9105 (ETS Platinum) Departs Butterworth at 13:10 - Arrives at Kuala Kangsar at 14:22.
*Replaced with the new ETS2 train EP 9173 from the 1st of December 2019 which operates a new Business Class carriage. (departure times the same).
EP 9107 (ETS Platinum) Departs Butterworth at 16:00 - Arrives at Kuala Kangsar at 17:12.
EG 9123 (ETS Gold) Departs Butterworth at 18.33 - Arrives at Kuala Kangsar at 19.45.
All ETS trains on this route depart daily.
Fares for these ETS services vary according to the type of train you take.
Tickets for Gold ETS services cost:
Adult 25 RM - Child 17 RM
Tickets for Platinum ETS services cost:
Adult 32 RM - Child 20 RM
Tickets for trains in Malaysia are usually available a few months in advance, but booking periods can vary if / when KTM make one of their regular timetable change.
We would advise you to always book your train seats as far in advance as possible as trains are often full during busy holidays and weekends.
You can purchase your tickets from any main KTMB railway station or from the KTM Ticket Office in George Town located close to the ferry over to the mainland.