ETS Padang Besar to Taiping Train Schedule (Jadual)

Taking the fast ETS Padang Besar to Taiping Train is the best way to travel from the Thai border to Taiping, with all Electric Train Services heading south stopping here.

ETS Train Schedule KTM Padang Besar to Taiping

(Jadual Keretapi ETS KTM Padang Besar ke Taiping)


Movement Control Order (MCO / CMCO / RMCO) - (PKP / PKPB / PKPP) 2021

KTM has a new temporary ETS service for 2021.

Temporary ETS Timetables (Jadual / 时间表) for September 2021


To view the ETS schedule in the other direction from Taiping to Pdg Besar click here >

KTM Padang Besar to KTM Taiping ETS Schedule:

Please note: Due to Covid 19, KTM is currently operating a reduced temporary schedule - to see the latest temporary ETS timetable click here >

Train Number Departs Pdg Besar Arrives Taiping Operating Days
EP 9201 09:40 11:52 All
EP 9203 13:40 15:52 All
*EP 9275 15:15 17:27 All
EG 9425 15:55 18:11 All

For ETS ticket prices from Padang Besar click here >

Train numbers starting with EG are ETS Gold services.

Train numbers starting with EP are ETS Platinum services.

* Operates with the newer ETS2 train that includes a Business Class carriage.

To view the full schedule for these ETS services to Taiping, click on the timetable link below:

ETS Padang Besar to Taiping Ticket Prices / Fares

Tickets for this trip cost:

Platinum Trains: Adult 50 MYR - Children 29 MYR.

Gold Trains: Adult 38 MYR - Children 23 MYR.

For all ETS fares from Pdg. Besar click here >

Buying Tickets

Advance purchase is available for these trains and if you want to make sure you get a seat, book as far in advance as possible as this is a very popular route and trains can often be full.

To make an advance booking:

You can book online here >

If you arrive at Padang Besar Railway Station without a ticket, you will have to go upstairs to the ticket counter to see if there are any seats still available to purchase.

Alternative Train from Padang Besar to Taiping

If the ETS Trains are full or you just want to travel from the Thai border to Taiping as cheaply as possible, you can use the much cheaper KTM Komuter Trains to get to Taiping.

First you will have to take a Komuter from P. Besar to Bukit Mertajam.

To view the schedule for these commuter services click here >

From Bukit Mertajam you will then have to change to another Komuter service to Taiping.

To view the schedule for these trains click here >

This is a much cheaper way to travel, but will take you much longer due to the wait in Bukit Mertajam.

Related pages:

KTM Padang Besar Trains main page >

KTM Taiping Trains main page >

ETS Padang Besar to Kuala Kangsar >

ETS Padang Besar to Ipoh >

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