The ETS Gemas to Bukit Mertajam train service is operated by Malaysia Railways Keretapi Tanah Melayu Berhad (KTMB / KTM) and is the quickest way to travel to BM overland.
The duration of the train journey from Gemas to BM is approximately six hours and 20 minutes.
(Jadual Waktu Keretapi ETS KTM Gemas ke Bukit Mertajam)
KTM Gemas to Bukit Mertajam Train timetable:
Please note: Due to Covid 19, KTM is currently operating a reduced temporary schedule - to see the temporary ETS timetable click here >
|Train No||Departs Gemas||Arrives Bukit Mertajam||Operating Days|
Train numbers starting with EG are ETS Gold Services.
Train numbers starting with EP are ETS Platinum Services.
Train numbers marked with an * include a business Class coach and are operated by one of the newer ETS2 trains.
An alternative way to get from Gemas to BM by train is to take one of the trains on the Padang Besar route to stations on the KTM Komuter Utara (Northern Commuter) route (Taiping is a good choice).
From Taiping, you can then connect to these cheap Komuter trains to Bukit Mertajam.
To see the full timetables for ETS services to the north from KTM Gemas railway station, click on the timetable link below:
All times for ETS train from Gemas are published for information and planning purposes only and may change due to operational reasons without notice. If you would like to check for any changes to the schedule for trains to Bukit Mertajam, you can visit the official KTMB.com.my website by clicking here >
(Tambang / Harga Tiket KTM ETS Gemas ke Bukit Mertajam)
You should always buy your long-distance ETS train tickets in advance to make sure you can get a seat on the day you want to travel as trains can sometimes be fully booked during busy times of the year (it also works out cheaper if you book well in advance).
You can purchase advance ETS train tickets from any mainline KTM ETS / Intercity railway station within Peninsular Malaysia or you can save a lot of hassle and easily book your tickets online >