Taking the ETS Kuala Kangsar to Taiping train service operated by Malaysia Railways (Keretapi Tanah Melayu Berhad) is the quickest and most convenient way to travel to the Taiping as the railway station is just a short walk away from the centre of town.
Travelling by the fast Electric Train Services (ETS), the duration of the journey from KTM Kuala Kangsar to KTM Taiping is approximately 15 minutes.
Please note: From the 16th of September 2023 you can now also take a KTM Komuter train from Kuala Kangsar to Taiping >
(Jadual ETS dari Kuala Kangsar ke Taiping)
KTM Kuala Kangsar to Taiping ETS train timetable:
New train timetable from the 15th of January 2022 (2022-01-15):
|Train Number||Departs Kuala Kangsar||Arrives Taiping||Book Online|
|*EP 9272||10:11||10:27||Book Tickets|
|*EP 9172||11:01||11:17||Book Tickets|
|*EP 9274||12:53||13:09||Book Tickets|
|EG 9420||13:53||14:10||Book Tickets|
|*EP 9174||14:09||14:25||Book Tickets|
|*EP 9176||16:35||16:51||Book Tickets|
|*EP 9178||18:53||19:09||Book Tickets|
|EG 9322||21:05||21:22||Book Tickets|
|*EP 9276||21:34||21:50||Book Tickets|
|*EP 9180||23:08||23:24||Book Tickets|
|*EP 9278||01:48||02:04||Book Tickets|
Train numbers starting with an EG are the cheaper ETS Gold Services.
Train numbers starting with an EP are the more expensive ETS Platinum Services.
Train numbers marked with an * include a Business Class coach and are operated by the newer ETS2 trains.
To view the full ETS train schedule for all northbound trains to KTM Taiping, click on the timetable link below:
(Harga Tiket KTM Kuala Kangsar ke Taiping)
KTM train tickets from Kuala Kangsar to Taiping cost approximately 11 MYR (for Gold ETS services) and 14 MYR (for Platinum ETS services).
Please note that as KTM now price their tickets under "Flexi Fare" rules, the prices shown above will vary slightly depending on a number of different factors which include:
How far in advance you book your seats.
What time of the day, day of the week and period of the year you are planning to travel ("Peak" or "Off-Peak").
All KTM train times from Kuala Kangsar published on this page are for planning and information purposes only and may change due to operational reasons without notice. Before travelling to KTM Taiping railway station by train, it is advisable to visit the official Malaysian Railways website (KTMB.com.my) to check for any changes to the train schedule by clicking here >