The ETS Alor Setar to Tampin (Pulau Sebang) train service is operated by Malaysia Railways (KTM Berhad) and is often used by travellers to get from Alor Setar to Melaka by train as it is the nearest railway station to this UNESCO World Heritage site.
The duration of the journey by KTM train from Alor Setar to Tampin is a little under seven hours.
(Jadual ETS Alor Setar ke Tampin / Pulau Sebang)
KTM Alor Setar to Tampin/Pulau Sebang ETS train timetable:
Please note: Due to Covid 19, KTMB is currently operating a reduced schedule - you can see the latest full ETS timetable for 2022 here >
New train timetable from the 15th of January 2022 (2022-01-15):
|Train Number||Departs Alor Setar||Arrives Tampin / Pulau Sebang||Book Online|
|EG 9425||16:29||23:38||Book Tickets|
EG numbered trains are ETS Gold services.
EP numbered trains are ETS Platinum services.
Another way you can travel to Tampin / Pulau Sebang from Alor Setar by train is to take one of the more frequent ETS trains from Alor Setar to KL Sentral station.
Once you arrive at KL Sentral, you can then transfer to a cheap KTM Komuter train to Tampin / Pulau Sebang.
To see the full ETS train schedule for all southbound ETS trains click on the following timetable link:
(Tambang / Harga Tiket ETS Alor Setar ke Tampin / Pulau Sebang)
Buying train tickets from Alor Setar is easy to do.
You can either go to Alor Setar KTM train station and buy your tickets from the ticket counter in person.
Advance booking is highly recommended as trains can be fully booked during holiday periods and weekends and it can work out cheaper than waiting until the last-minute to book your seats (under the KTM Flexi Fare rules).