ETS KL Sentral to Ipoh Timetable 2020 (Jadual KTM) and Ticket Prices (Harga Tiket)

The ETS KL Sentral to Ipoh route is the busiest long-distance train route in Malaysia with the most departures.

There is a dedicated KL to Ipoh route with ETS Silver and Gold services.

You can also use the long-distance Gold and Platinum trains to get to Ipoh from KL.

The duration of the train journey from KL Sentral (Stesen Sentral Kuala Lumpur) to Ipoh is around two hours and 35 minutes for the fastest services.

ETS KL Sentral Kuala Lumpur to Ipoh Train Schedule

(Jadual ETS KL Sentral ke Ipoh)


New ETS Timetable valid from the 26th of June 2020.

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

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

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

New RMCO ETS Timetables (Jadual / 时间表) from the 2020-06-26 (26th June 2020)

New ETS KL to Ipoh Train Schedule for 2020:

To see the timetable in the other direction from Ipoh to KLS click here >

The timetable below shows the ETS schedule in operation before the MCO period.

To see the latest new ETS schedules published by KTMB during the RMCO click here >

Train no Departs KL Sentral Arrives Ipoh Operating Days
EG 9222 07:12 09:53 All
*EP 9172 08:05 10:46 All
*EP 9274 08:30 11:15 All
EG 9022 09:00 11:41 All
EP 9202 09:55 12:30 All
EG 9420 10:28 13:08 All
EG 9024 10:50 13:33 All
EP 9102 11:15 13:50 All
EG 9026 12:15 14:56 All
EP 9104 13:30 16:09 All
EG 9028 15:05 17:51 All
EG 9030 16:00 18:44 All
EG 9322 17:36 20:19 All
EP 9204 18:34 21:12 All
EG 9032 19:40 22:27 All
EP 9106 20:20 23:02 All
EG 9034 20:40 23:33 All
ES 9052 21:39 00:32 All
EG 9122 22:30 01:07 All
EG 9224 22:50 01:28 All

Timetable notes:

Train numbers starting with an EP are Platinum ETS Services.

Train numbers starting with an EG are Gold ETS Services.

Train numbers starting with an ES are Silver ETS Services.

Trains marked with a * are newer ETS2 trains that operate with a Business Class coach.

Please note: Although the timetable above shows all trains from KLS to Ipoh, many of them are long-distance services that may be harder to purchase tickets for (KTM hold back the sales for these trains for passengers travelling on longer trips).

The trains starting with the number "90" are services on the dedicated KLS to Ipoh route and therefore tickets are available to purchase as far in advance as all other tickets on the KTM network.

To see the full train timetable for the KLS to Ipoh route click here >

To see the full long-distance ETS schedule  click here >

The KTM Ipoh Railway Station is easily the best place to arrive in Ipoh if you want to see the sights of the "Old Town" as you can easily walk into the old part of the city from the train station.

If you travel from KL to Ipoh by bus, you will arrive 10 km away from the city centre at Aman Jaya Bus Terminal. From there you will either have to take a taxi or get a local bus from Amanjaya to Medan Kidd bus terminal which is located 5 to 10 minutes walk away from the train station on the edge of Ipoh Old Town.

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ETS Ticket Prices / Fares for the KL to Ipoh Train

(Tambang / Harga Tiket ETS KL Sentral ke Ipoh)

The price of seats on the ETS KL to Ipoh trains vary depending on what type of train you use:

The cheapest are the Silver services followed by Gold then Platinum.

To see the latest ETS train fares from KL Sentral click here >

How to Buy Tickets on the ETS KL Sentral to Ipoh Train

To travel on any Electric Train Service in Malaysia you will need a ticket for a reserved seat.

Once all the seats have been sold, the train is officially full and no standing passengers without a seat reservation are allowed.

So, if you want to travel on a particular train, you should book your seats in advance.

You can book advance tickets on ETS trains from any ETS railway station ticketing counter.

You can also book tickets online >

Train tickets in Malaysia are usually available to buy from anywhere between 2 to 3 months in advance, to as little as just a couple of weeks ahead (it all depends on when KTM release tickets for sale and if they are planning one of their regular timetable changes).

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KTM Ipoh trains main page >

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