Travel on the KTM ETS Train from Alor Setar to Ipoh in the state of Perak, Malaysia is fast and convenient with a number of departures a day.
New ETS Train Timetable from 19th May 2016 :
Please Note : from this date there are no longer any Intercity Express Trains on this route.
All the above ETS Trains operate daily.
All Trains are ETS Gold Service except 9213 which is an ETS Platinum Service.
For alternative travel from Alor Setar to Ipoh by bus :
Fares for these services depend on which type of ETS Train you choose to travel on.
Tickets of the ETS Gold Services cost :
Adult : 46 MYR - Child : 27 MYR
Tickets for the ETS Platinum Service are slightly more expensive and cost :
Adult : 61 MYR - Child : 35 MYR
For more ETS fares on this route to Ipoh :
You can book your tickets at Alor Setar Railway Station up to 60 days in advance.
To make an advance booking (which we highly recommend as trains can get full quickly during busy times of the year), you can visit any mainline KTM train station or more easily, book your tickets online (for a small additional admin fee).
If you want to travel from Langkawi to Ipoh by train, you can catch a regular ferry from the main town in Langkawi, Kuah, to the port of Kuala Kedah.
From Kuala Kedah you can easily get to the train station by taxi or take a cheap local bus to the city centre, then take a 10 minute walk to the station.
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