KTM ETS Padang Besar to Butterworth Penang
Times and Fares

The new KTMB ETS Train from Padang Besar to Butterworth in Penang, runs from the border with Thailand to the popular tourist destination of George Town on Penang Island (reached by a 15 minute ferry ride).

This new high-speed train cuts the journey time to Butterworth in half, taking just one hour 30 - 45 minutes to reach Butterworth railway station.

ETS Padang Besar to Butterworth Timetable

Please Note : from the 1st February 2017 there will no longer be any ETS services between Padang Besar and Butterworth.

From this date you will have to use the KTM Komuter Trains.

For Komuter timetables and fares click here >>>

If you are looking to travel on the ETS train from Butterworth to Padang Besar click here for the timetable >>>

Timetable valid until 31st January 2017 :

Cancelled from the 1st February 2017.

Station 9209 (G) 9215 (G)
Departs Padang Besar **.** **.**
Arrives Butterworth Penang **.** **.**

Notes for the above timetable :
(G) = ETS Gold Service
(S) = ETS Silver Service

Trains operate daily.

To view the full train schedule for these ETS Services, please :

Visit our ETS Timetables southbound page here>>>

Ticket Prices

Fares for the ETS Train from Padang Besar to Butterworth cost :

Gold service : Adult - 29 MYR - Child - 19 MYR

Silver service : Adult - 21 MYR - Child - 15 MYR

Please Note : From the start of January 2016, there is a new Komuter (commuter) service in operation from Padang Besar to Butterworth.

Click here for more information >>>

Buying Tickets :

You can book your ETS train tickets at the station or if you want to book in advance, we recommend you use the search box on our booking page.

It is much quicker and simpler to book this way than it is direct through the KTMB website where you have to create an account first and the price is around the same.

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For information on Padang Besar Railway Station click here>>>

If you are travelling all the way to Butterworth on this train, the railway station is located right next to the bus station and just a couple of minutes walk from the ferry terminal for boats over to George Town on Penang island.

Ferries leave regularly over to the island until around 00.30.

Related Pages :

Butterworth to Pdg Besar ETS Train

Butterworth to Ipoh ETS Train

Hat Yai to Pdg Besar Shuttle Train

Ipoh to KL Sentral ETS Train

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