The KTM Parit Buntar Railway Station (Stesen Keretapi Parit Buntar) is located in Perak State, Malaysia and is situated along the KTMB (Keretapi Tanah Melayu Berhad) North - South Railway Line that runs the length of Peninsular Malaysia along the west coast.
Parit Bunter Station is served by a variety of train services, with the high-speed Electric Train services (ETS), northern commuter trains (Komuter Utara) stopping here.
Please note : all older diesel Intercity Express Trains are now cancelled in this part of Malaysia.
Currently, ETS Platinum Services do not stop here.
ETS Trains to the north of Parit Buntar stop at popular destinations such as :
To the south :
To view the full timetables, please see the following pages :
Parit Buntar is one of the stations on the relatively new northern commuter train service (Komuter Utara) which travels between Padang Rengas in Perak to the south, to Bukit Mertajam / Butterworth in Penang to the north.
This services takes the branch line to to Butterworth and stops at other smaller stations not serviced by the ETS Intercity trains.
The other stations these trains stop at are :
Nibong Tebal, Bukit Tengah, Simpang Ampat, Nibong Tebal to the north.
Bagan Serai, Kamunting, Taiping and Padang Rengas to the south.
You can also connetc to another KTM Komuter route at Bukit Mertajam which can take you to the Malaysia / Thailand border at Padang Besar.
Use these trains to travel from Parit Bunter to Sungai Petani, Alor Setar and Arau (for boat connections to Langkawi island).
All long distance Diesel Intercity Express Trains are now cancelled on the N -S Railway Line.
There are two intercity Express Trains that stop at Parit Buntar Train Station :
The Ekspres Peninsular is a sleeper train that travels overnight between Hat Yai Junction in the south of Thailand to Johor Bahru - JB Sentral Station in the south of Malaysia, located very close to the border with Singapore.
The other Intercity Express, is the Rakyat Express daytime service between Butterworth Penang and JB Sentral.
These Intercity Trains have been cancelled from 19th May 2016.
KTM Parit Buntar Komuter Train tickets are sold on the day at the station ticket counter.
ETS Intercity tickets can be bought up to 60 days in advance from any mainline Malaysian train station or :
You can telephone the Stesen Keretapi Parit Buntar on the KTM Parit Buntar contact number :
05 - 7165641
Or phone the KTMB call centre on 1-300 88 5862