Travel from Kuala Lumpur on the ETS KL Sentral to Tasek Gelugor train service, operated by KTM Behad, offers an easy way to get to this town in Penang state, with ETS Gold services stopping here on their way to Padang Besar on the Thai border.
The duration of the trip by train from Kuala Lumpur to Tasek Gelugor is around four hours and 20 minutes.
Latest ETS Schedule:
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 KL Sentral||Arrives Tasek Gelugor||Operating Days|
To see the full timetable with all the stops or the seating plan click on a train number.
Notes for the above Timetable:
All services on this route are ETS Gold Services (EG numbered trains).
EP numbered trains are ETS Platinum Services - These services currently do not stop at Tasek Gelugor Railway Station.
Alternative ways to travel from Kuala Lumpur to Tasek Gelugor by train are to take an ETS service from KL to Bukit Mertajam, then you can take a short trip on a KTM Komuter Utara train for the last sector.
Or you can take an ETS train from KL to Sungai Petani, then come back one stop on the KTM Komuter.
To see the full ETS train schedule for northbound services, see the link below:
ETS Gold trains on this route cost:
59 MYR for Adults - 34 MYR for Children.
Making an advance booking for all any ETS train is highly advisable, as popular routes can easily and quickly fill up during busy periods.
Booking ETS tickets in Malaysia is quite easy.
You can visit any KTMB railway station ticket counter.