Travel on the ETS KL Sentral Sungai Petani high-speed Electric Train Service is quick and convenient with a number of departures a day in either direction.
With all Intercity Express Trains now cancelled on this route, the ETS Train is now the only way to travel from Kuala Lumpur to Sungai Petani by train (and vice versa).
New ETS Timetable valid from 18th December 2017 in to 2018.
New KL to Sg. Petani ETS Schedule from 18th December 2017 - 2018:
|Train Number||Departs KL Sentral||Arrives Sg. Petani||Operating Days|
EG numbered trains are ETS Gold Services.
EP numbered trains are ETS Platinum Services with fewer stops along the route.
Trains from Kuala Lumpur to Sungai Petani mostly travel directly along the North - South railway line and stop at varying amounts of stations depending on which type of train you choose. However, one of the services takes the branch line to Butterworth, so adding extra time to the journey.
For alternative travel from Kuala Lumpur to Sg. Petani by bus :
Tickets on the ETS Train from Kuala Lumpur Sentral to Sg. Petani will cost you :
ETS Gold Services :
Adults : 62 MYR - Children : 35 MYR
ETS Platinum Services :
Adults : 82 MYR - Children : 45 MYR
Advance booking for these trains is highly recommended as trains can often run full during busy times of the year.
Train Tickets usually go on sale between 30 - 60 days in advance and can be purchased from any ticket counter at any KTMB main railway station.
If you can't make it to the station or just want to save yourselves the time and expensive of travelling there just to buy your tickets.
You can easily book your tickets online, either directly from the KTMB website, or for an easier / quicker booking, you can use an online ticketing agent.