KTMB ETS Butterworth to KL Sentral Kuala Lumpur Train Times and Fares

The new high-speed ETS trains operated by KTMB (Malayian Railways) from Butterworth to KL Sentral in Kuala Lumpur have started operating since early July 2015.

These ETS Train Services to KL have cut the travel time to the capital from Penang in half, compared to the older Intercity Services and it is now the fastest way to travel from Penang to Kuala Lumpur.

ETS Butterworth to Kuala Lumpur Train Schedule

To view the ETS timetable from KL Sentral to Butterworth click here>>>


Please Note : There will be a new KTM ETS timetable from the 1st February 2017.

Click here to see the full new ETS schedule >>>>>

ETS Butterworth Penang to KL Sentral Train Timetable for 2016 to the 31st January 2017 :

Please Note : there are now no Intercity Express Trains on the Butterworth to KL route.

Station EP9231 EG9235 EG9201 EP9247 EG9233 EG9237 EG9209 EG9215 EG9249
Departs Butterworth 05.00 06.30 07.45 11.55 14.55 16.00 17.58 19.08 22.00
Arrives KL Sentral 08.35 10.22 11.49 15.30 18.47 19.52 21.50 23.05 01.52
Operating days All All All F/S/S All All All All F/S/S

All ETS Services are operated Daily except trains 9247 and 9249 which are operated at the weekends only (Friday / Saturday / Sunday).

All services are ETS Gold Services except 9231 and 9247 which are ETS Platinum Services.

To see all the stops on these ETS Services, please see :

our Butterworth to KL ETS Schedule page here>>>

New ETS Butterworth Penang to KL Train Timetable from 1st February 2017 :

Station EP 9201 EG 9211 EG 9113 EP 9203 EG 9215
Departs Butterworth 04.45 06.10 07.33 13.30 16.05
Arrives KL Sentral 08.50 10.30 11.53 17.35 20.25
Operating days All All All All All

Train numbers starting with :

EP = Platinum ETS Service

EG = Gold ETS Service

Train EG 9113 continue on to Gemas.

All other trains terminate at KL Sentral Railway Station in Kuala Lumpur.

KTMB ETS Butterworth to KL Sentral Ticket Prices

ETS tickets from Butterworth to KL Sentral cost:

ETS Gold Services :

59 MYR for Adults - 34 MYR for Children.

ETS Platinum Services :

79 MYR for Adults - 44 MYR for Children.

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Booking Butterworth to KL ETS Tickets

If you are staying on Penang island you have a choice of where to buy your tickets.

You can buy them from the KTM Ticket Office that is located on the walkway up to the Penang to Butterworth Ferry, or from the ticket counters at Butterworth Train Station.

To save yourself the effort of going to the ticket office or station, you can also book your ETS tickets online.

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For more information on the ferry between Penang and Butterworth click here>>>

For information on Butterworth Train Station click here>>>

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