KTMB ETS KL to Padang Besar
Train Timetable (Jadual) and Ticket Prices / Booking

The new ETS Train service from KL Sentral to Padang Besar started operating from the 10th July 2015. These new high-speed trains travel at speeds of up to 160 km an hour.

This new ETS train service between Kuala Lumpur and Padang Besar will take just five, to five and a half hours to take you from the capital of Malaysia, to the border with Thailand. This cuts the older Intercity Express Trains travel time in half!

ETS Kuala Lumpur to Padang Besar Timetable (Jadual) 2018


New ETS Timetable valid from 18th December 2017 in to 2018.

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

New KL Sentral to Padang Besar ETS Schedule from 18th December 2017 (Jadual Perjalanan ETS Terbaru):

For the ETS timetable in the opposite direction from Pdg Besar to KL Sentral click here>>>

Station Departs KL Sentral Arrives P. Besar Operating Days
EP 9202 06:45 12:08 All
EG 9420 09:44 15:05 All
EP 9204 11:40 17:03 All
EG 9422 18:17 00:49 All
EG 9424 23:27 05:01 All

Train numbers starting with EG are ETS Gold Services.

Train numbers starting with EP are ETS Platinum Service.

Trains from Kuala Lumpur to Padang Besar have a varying amount of stops along the route, with the quickest trains being the Platinum services. Most trains go direct on the North - South railway line, but one train takes the branch line to Butterworth, making the journey quite a bit longer.

To see the full ETS timetable with all the stops click here >>>

Book your ETS Tickets from KL to Padang Besar here>>>

Prices are the same as tickets purchased from the station!

All Trains on this route now operate daily.

If you are continuing on to Hat Yai, there are a few new Shuttle Trains that operate from Padang Besar to Hat Yai Railway Station.

For train times and fares to Hat Yai from Pdg Besar click here >>>

ETS KL to Padang Besar Ticket Prices

ETS Gold Fares for the whole trip from KL to Padang Besar are :

76 MYR for Adults - 42 MYR for Children.

ETS Platinum Services cost :

102 MYR for Adults - 55 MYR for Children.

For all other fares on this ETS route from KL Sentral click here>>>

You can buy your ETS train tickets at any Malaysia main railway station or you can book online.

Advance booking is a must and you should book as far in advance as you can.

Click here to visit our ETS train booking page to buy your ETS tickets online >>>

If you are using this ETS Train to get to Thailand, please visit our Padang Besar Railway Station page for information about the station and onward travel to Hat Yai.

Alternative Trains :

A cheaper and much slower option is to travel on the sleeper service, the Peninsular Express Train, that travels overnight from KL Sentral to Hat Yai in Southern Thailand, stopping at the Padang Besar border crossing for passport control.

This Intercity Express Train is cancelled from 19th May 2016.

If you want to know more about this train to Hat Yai click here>>>

Related Pages :

ETS Train from KL to Ipoh

ETS Train from Ipoh to Butterworth

ETS Train from Butterworth to Padang Besar

Langkawi Express Night Train from KL to Hat Yai

Shuttle train from Pdg. Besar to Hat Yai

Kuala Lumpur Trains main page>>>

ETS Trains main page>>>

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