The ETS Gemas to Sungai Petani (SP) train is operated by KTM Berhad (Keretapi Tanah Melayu) and is a fast way to travel from the south of the country to Kedah state in the north-west of Peninsular Malaysia.
The duration of the journey by ETS from Gemas to Sungai Petani is a little under 7 hours.
(Jadual ETS Gemas ke Sungai Petani)
Latest new KTM 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 Number||Departs Gemas||Arrives Sg Petani||Operating Days|
This EG numbered train is an ETS Gold service.
If you are coming from Johor, JB Sentral or Singapore, an alternative way to get to SP by train is to take the Shuttle to Tampin rather than getting off in Gemas:
For the full ETS train timetable from Gemas to SP for all northbound trains, see the following page on our site:
(Tambang / Harga Tiket KTM dari Gemas ke Sungai Petani)
When you travel by ETS train in Malaysia, you get a reserved seat (no standing passengers are allowed) so there is a limited amount of tickets available for each service.
As ETS trains can be fully booked during busy periods, we always recommend you book your tickets in advance.
To book advance KTM ETS tickets you can:
Go to any ETS railway station ticket counter within Malaysia.