If you want to travel from Ipoh to Melaka by train, the first step of the journey is to take an ETS Ipoh to Tampin (Pulau Sebang) train.
From the train station, you can then either walk into town to get a bus to Melaka Sentral or you can take a taxi.
The duration of the train journey by direct ETS train is approximately four hours and 20 minutes.
(Jadual ETS Ipoh ke Pulau Sebang / Tampin)
KTM Ipoh to Pulau Sebang/Tampin ETS 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 Ipoh||Arrives Pulau Sebang/Tampin||Operating Days|
* These services are the newer ETS2 trains that include a Business Class coach.
EG numbered services are ETS Gold Trains.
EP numbered services are ETS Platinum Trains.
As there are only a few direct ETS services to Tampin from Ipoh, another option is to:
If you are travelling from Ipoh to Tampin to connect to the Shuttle train services to JB Sentral and Singapore you can see the latest timetable by clicking on the following link:
As you need to have a reserved seat to travel on any ETS train in Malaysia, we always recommend you book your tickets in advance as some trains can be fully booked during busy periods.
You can book advance tickets from Ipoh Railway station (or any other KTMB ETS station) or you can: