Travel from Kuala Lumpur to Kuala Kangsar by train is easy with many KTM ETS KL Sentral to Kuala Kangsar electric train services every day.
The trip by train from KL to Kuala Kagsar in Perak state takes a little under three hours.
New ETS Timetable valid from the 1st of December 2019 into 2020.
New Kuala Lumpur to Kuala Kangsar ETS Schedule from the 11th of October 2019:
|Train Number||Departs KL Sentral||Arrives K. Kangsar||Operating Days|
* EP 9274 is a new ETS service that operates with a new Business Class carriage.
ETS trains from KL to Kuala Kangsar stop at a different amount of stations along the journey, with the more expensive Platinum services offering the quickest route and the least amount of stops.
Ticket prices for seats on the these Electric Train Services vary depending on the type of train used, Gold or Platinum.
There are no 1st, 2nd and 3rd class - all carriages are classed as the same.
Fares for the ETS Gold trains cost:
44 MYR for Adults - 26 MYR for Children
Fares on the ETS Platinum trains cost:
57 MYR for Adults - 33 MYR for Children
Business Class (EP 9274 only - Promotional fare from 11th October until 30th November 2019):
Adult: 62 MYR - Child: 35 MYR
Like any train in Malaysia, it is always best to make an advance booking to make sure you can get a seat on any of these ETS Train services, as many times of the year they can operate full.
Making a train booking is fairly easy and tickets can be purchased usually up to 60 days in advance (although this often varies throughout the year):
You can either visit any ticket counter at any KTM mainline railway station in person, or to save you the time and expense of travelling out to the station, you can easily book online.
If you want to travel by bus from KL to Kuala Kangsar: