KTM ETS Ipoh to Butterworth Penang
Schedule and Fares

The ETS Ipoh to Butterworth high-speed electric train offers a quick way to travel from Ipoh to Penang Island (George Town) with a number of departures every day.

Travelling from Ipoh to Butterworth by the new fast ETS Train takes less than two hours and is the bet way to get from Ipoh to Penang, with the ferry over to George Town just a few minutes walk away from Butterworth Railway Station.

ETS Ipoh to Butterworth Train Timetable 2017


New ETS Timetable valid from 18th December 2017.

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Current Ipoh to Butterworth ETS Timetable from 1st August 2017 to 17th December 2017 (Jadual Perjalanan ETS Terbaru) :

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Prices are the same as tickets purchased from the station!

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Train Number Departs Ipoh Arrives Butterworth
EP 9202 11.21 13.02
EP 9204 13.51 15.32
EG 9412 18.37 20.24
EG 9214 22.21 00.07
EG 9216 23.57 01.43

Notes for the above timetable :
(EG) = ETS Gold Service
(EP) = ETS Platinum Service

All trains depart daily.

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New Ipoh to Butterworth ETS Timetable effective from 18th December 2017:

Train Number Departs Ipoh Arrives Butterworth Operating Days
EP 9102 11:19 13:02 All
EP 9104 13:18 15:02 All
EP 9106 17:54 19:37 All
EG 9322 19:40 21:30 All
EG 9422 20:49 22:39 All
EG 9122 22:34 00:22 All
EG 9124 01:11 02:59 All

Fares for the ETS Train from Ipoh to Penang - Butterworth

ETS Train tickets to Butterworth from Ipoh cost :

Platinum : Adult : 42 MYR - Child 25 MYR

Gold : Adult : 33 MYR - Child 21 MYR

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Arriving at Butterworth Railway Station

Once you reach Butterworth Station, if you are heading over to George Town on the island of Penang, the ferry terminal is just a few minutes walk away.

The ferry trip over to George Town Jetty takes just 15 minutes and ferries depart every 15 -20 minutes during the busy times of day, less frequently in the evenings.

Once you arrive on the island, you are in the old part of the city and most accommodation can easily be reached within 10 - 15 minutes walk.

Alternatively, as you leave the ferry terminal, the Jetty bus terminal is on both your left and right.

You can catch a bus to any part of the city or to other places on the island, such as the beaches at Batu Ferringhi.

If you are not travelling over to Penang island, the train station is also next to the Butterworth bus station, so you can catch a bus to anywhere in Peninsular Malaysia.

There are also a number of hotels in Butterworth if you want to spend the night there.

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