The easiest way to buy your KTMB Electric Train Service seats is to book your ETS tickets online.
This saves you the hassle and cost of having to travel to your nearest railway station to buy your train tickets.
To book ETS train tickets online you can use a few online ticket booking agents in Malaysia who sell tickets at the same price you would pay at the station ticket counters.
The best are :
You can book train tickets from KTM, but it is much easier booking through an agent (see below).
If the train is already sold out on the day you want to travel :
Book train tickets direct from the Malaysian Railways - Keretapi Tanah Melayu Berhad website (KTMB) - You will first have to register for an account.
If you want to book direct, the rather cumbersome KTM booking site takes a lot longer to book tickets on :
Please Note :
ETS Senior Citizen price train tickets can be booked online via the KTMB website only (available for Malaysian citizens only).
The older ETS Trains in Malaysia operate from Kuala Lumpur's KL Sentral Railway Station to Ipoh in Perak with many trains a day going to Ipoh.
Stops on this route are :
KL Sentral, Kuala Lumpur (old Railway Station), Kepong Sentral, Sungai Buloh, Rawang, Batang Kali, Kuala Kubu Baru, Tanjung Malim, Behrang, Slim River, Sungkai, Tapah Road, Kampar, Batu Gajah and Ipoh.
New Services to Ipoh are now being rolled out as the new KL to Padang Besar route has started operating.
Stops on this route are :
KL Sentral, Tanjung Malin, Tapah Road, Kampar, Ipoh, Kuala Kangsar, Taiping, Parit Buntar, Bukit Mertajam, Butterworth Penang, Sungai Petani, Alor Setar (for the ferry to Langkawi from Kuala Kedah), Arau (for the ferry to Langkawi from Kuala Perlis) and Padang Besar on the Malaysia / Thailand border.
Another new ETS Gold Service operates between Ipoh and Butterworth in Penang.
Stops on this service are at :
Ipoh, Tasek, Sungai Siput, Kuala Kangsar, Padang Rengas, Taiping, Kamunting, Bagan Serai, Parit Buntar, Nibong Tebal, Simpang Ampat, Bukit Mertajam, Bukit Tengah and Butterworth Penang.
A new ETS route up and running is the Butterworth to Padang Besar train.
This ETS Train stops at :
Butterworth Penang, Bukit Tengah, Bukit Mertajam, Tasek Gelugor, Sungai Petani, Gurun, Kobah, Alor Setar, Anak Bukit, Kodiang, Arau, Bukit Ketri and Padang Besar.
From 1st January 2016, this ETS route is being replaced with a new Komuter Service between Butterworth and Padang Besar.
This has added a few more stations to the ETS route south of KL.
Bandar Tasek Selatan, Kajang, Nilai, Seremban, Tampin (Pulau Sebang) and Batang Melaka.
If you want to check the timetables for ETS Trains in Malaysia. Please see the following pages :
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