The new ETS Butterworth to Ipoh high-speed Electric Train Service started operations from July 2015.
The new ETS Trains will be gradually rolled out, with just a few departures to start with, then when all 10 new high-speed trains that have been ordered arrive in Malaysia, there will be many more departures a day.
If you wish to travel in the opposite direction from Ipoh to Butterworth by ETS Train :
From the 19th May 2016, there are now no KTM Intercity Trains that operate on the Butterworth to Ipoh route.
Latest Timetable valid from 15th July 2016 :
|Train Number||Departs Butterworth||Arrives Ipoh|
Notes for the above timetable :
(EP) = ETS Platinum Service.
(EG) = ETS Gold Service.
The above ETS Train Services operate Daily except trains EP 9247** and EG 9249**. These services operate at the weekends only (Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays).
Full Timetables :
If you wish to see the full schedule with all the stops on this route, please see the following timetable page on our site :
Fares for the ETS train from Butterworth to Ipoh cost :
Platinum Service ETS trains cost :
Adult : 42 MYR - Child 25 MYR
Gold Service ETS trains cost :
Adult : 33 MYR - Child 21 MYR
Silver Service Fares :
Adult 23 MYR - Child 16 MYR
For more ticket prices on this route, please see our :
You can purchase your tickets at the station or at the KTM Ticket Office located at Penang Jetty (on the walkway up to the Penang to Butterworth Ferry).
If you wish to book in advance, it is easier and sometimes cheaper to book your tickets through an online agent, as the KTMB now charges a small admin fee for online booking.
Once you reach Ipoh, you have the choice of many of the older ETS Trains that operate between Ipoh and KL Sentral Railway Station in Kuala Lumpur.
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