The new ETS Butterworth to Ipoh high-speed Electric Train Service started operations from July 2015.
The new ETS Trains are now the fastest way to travel from Penang to Ipoh taking less than two hours to make the trip.
Please note: From the 16th of September 2023 you can travel on the KTM Komuter Utara (northern commuter train) between Butterworth and Ipoh.
(Jadual ETS Butterworth ke Ipoh)
If you wish to travel in the opposite direction from Ipoh to Butterworth Penang Sentral by ETS Train:
KTM Butterworth Penang to Ipoh ETS Schedule:
Current ETS train timetable:
|Train Number||Departs Butterworth||Arrives Ipoh||Book Online|
|*EP 9171||05:15||06:55||Book Tickets|
|*EP 9173||06:20||08:00||Book Tickets|
|EG 9321||07:50||09:34||Book Tickets|
|*EP 9175||12:45||14:25||Book Tickets|
|*EP 9177||16:05||17:45||Book Tickets|
|*EP 9179||18:45||20:25||Book Tickets|
* Operates with the newer ETS2 train that has a Business Class carriage.
Notes for the above timetable:
If you wish to see the full schedule with all the stops on this route, please see the following timetable page on our site:
(Tambang / Harga Ticket KTM Butterworth Penang ke Ipoh)
Fares for the ETS train from Butterworth Penang to Ipoh cost:
Platinum Service ETS trains cost:
Adult: 42 MYR - Child 25 MYR
Gold Service ETS trains cost:
Adult: 33 MYR - Child 21 MYR
Silver Service Fares (currently no longer available on this route):
Adult 23 MYR - Child 16 MYR
For more ticket prices on this route, please see our:
You can purchase your tickets at the station or at the KTM Ticket Office located at Penang Jetty (on the walkway up to the Penang to Butterworth Ferry).
If you wish to book in advance, you can book your tickets through an online agent or use the KTMB booking website.
Once you reach Ipoh, you have the choice of many of the older ETS Trains that operate between Ipoh and KL Sentral Railway Station in Kuala Lumpur.