If you want to travel from Penang to Parit Buntar as quickly as possible the ETS Butterworth to Parit Buntar train services are the quickest way to get there with the duration of the journey only 27 minutes.
These fast Electric Train Services are operated by Malaysian Railways KTM / KTMB (Keretapi Tanah Melayu Berhad).
KTM also offers a much cheaper option to travel by train from Penang to Parit Buntar, the KTM Komuter Utara trains (northern commuter trains).
To see the Komuter trains schedule click on the timetable link below:
(Jadaul KTM ETS Butterworth ke Parit Buntar)
KTM Butterworth Penang to Parit Buntar 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 Butterworth||Arrives Parit Buntar||Book Online|
|*EP 9171||05:15||05:42||Book Tickets|
|*EP 9173||06:20||06:47||Book Tickets|
|EG 9321||07:50||08:18||Book Tickets|
|*EP 9175||12:45||13:12||Book Tickets|
|*EP 9177||16:05||16:32||Book Tickets|
|*EP 9179||18:45||19:12||Book Tickets|
Notes for the above timetable:
EP numbered trains are ETS Platinum Services.
EG numbered trains are ETS Gold Services.
Full ETS Train Timetable:
To see the full ETS train schedule for all southbound trains from Butterworth Penang Sentral, click on the timetable link below:
(Tambang / Harga Tiket ETS dari Butterworth Penang Sentral ke Parit Buntar )
To see the latest information on prices for KTM ETS trains from Butterworth, see our:
To travel by ETS train, you really should book tickets in advance.
To book ETS tickets for departures from Butterworth you can:
1) Visit the KTM Ticket Office at the Penang Jeti (where the ferry over to Butterworth departs from).
2) Visit the KTM Butterworth Railway Station ticket counter.
To travel by KTM Komuter train to Parit Bunter from Butterworth, you just turn up on the day of travel and buy your tickets from the ticket counter at the station (no advance booking is available or necessary for the commuter trains in Malaysia).
For how to take the ferry from Pulau Pinang to Butterworth, click on the picture link below: