KTM ETS Ipoh to Alor Setar

The KTMB high-speed ETS Ipoh to Alor Setar Electric Train Service is the fastest way to travel from Ipoh to Alor Setar, with a number of departures every day.

ETS Schedule Ipoh to Alor Setar


New ETS Timetable valid from the 1st of December 2019 (2019-12-01) into 2020.

To see the full new ETS schedule for all northbound trains click here >

Movement Control Order (MCO / CMCO) - (PKP / PKPB) 2020

KTM are operating a reduced ETS train schedule during this period.

To see the temporary ETS timetable during this period click here >

or contact the KTMB Call Centre on: 03 - 2267 1200

Please refer to the KTMB.com.my website for the latest information >

Latest new ETS Schedule (jadual) valid for 2019 and into 2020:

To view the timetable in the opposite direction from Alor Setar to Ipoh click here >

Train Number Departs Ipoh Arrives Alor Setar Operating Days
EG 9222 09:55 12:20 All
*EP 9274 11:17 13:35 All
EP 9202 12:32 14:49 All
EG 9420 13:10 15:36 All
EP 9204 21:14 23:31 All
EG 9224 01:30 03:55 All

For ETS fares from Ipoh click here >

* EP 9274 operates with a new Business Class carriage.

Trains starting with EG are ETS Gold Services.

Trains starting with EP are ETS Platinum Services.

Please Note : there are no longer any Intercity Express Trains on this route.

To view the full ETS Timetable for these service click here >

ETS Ipoh to Alor Setar Ticket Prices

There are two types of ETS Train on this route:

ETS Gold Services cost:

Adult: 42 MYR - Child: 25 MYR

ETS Platinum Services cost:

Adult: 55 MYR - Child: 32 MYR

To see the full list of ETS fares on from Ipoh click here >

To see the full list of ETS fares from Alor Setar click here>

Booking Tickets

You should always book your ETS Train Tickets in advance.

Tickets can be purchased from any mainline stations ticket counter or much more simply, you can book your tickets online via KTMB, or for a much easier booking process, use an online agent.

To book your Train Tickets online now click here >

If the train is full, you can also travel from Ipoh to Alor Setar by bus.

To search for bus departures and ticket prices:

Visit our online bus booking page here >

Alor Setar to Langkawi Island

If you are continuing your journey to Langkawi, you can get a taxi directly from the railway station or you can take a short walk into the centre of town and catch a very cheap local bus to the jetty at Kuala Kedah.

For more information about Alor Setar Railway Station click here >

For more information on the bus from Alor Setar to Kuala Kedah Jetty / Port click here >

Ferries to Kuah on Langkawi Island leave regularly from early morning to early evening.

To view the Kuala Kedah - Langkawi ferry schedule and fares click here >

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