A good way to get from Rawang to Langkawi by train is to take the ETS Rawang to Arau service operated by Malaysia Railways KTMB (Keretapi Tanah Melayu Berhad).
The KTM Arau railway station is the closest train station to the port of Kuala Perlis where there are regular departures over to Kuah Jetty on Langkawi Island.
The other option for getting from Rawang to Langkawi by train is to take the train from Rawang to Alor Setar, then you can take a ferry from the jetty at Kuala Kedah.
(Jadual ETS Rawang ke Arau)
KTM Rawang to Arau ETS train timetable:
Please note: Due to Covid 19, KTMB is currently operating a reduced schedule - you can see the latest full ETS timetable for 2022 here >
New train timetable from the 15th of January 2022 (2022-01-15):
|Train Number||Departs Rawang||Arrives Arau||Book Online|
|EG 9420||11:32||16:14||Book Tickets|
EG numbered trains are ETS Gold services.
EP numbered trains are ETS Platinum services.
There are more frequent train departures to Arau if you take one of the following routes:
2) Take an ETS train on the KL - Ipoh ETS route to one of the following stations:
Kampar - then take an ETS train from Kampar to Arau.
Batu Gajah - then take an ETS train from Batu Gajah to Arau.
or Ipoh - then take an ETS train from Ipoh to Arau.
To see the latest full ETS train schedule for all northbound services to Arau, click on the following timetable link:
(Tambang / Harga Tiket Keretapi KTM Rawang ke Arau)
Whenever you want to travel on a long-distance ETS train in Malaysia you should plan ahead and book your tickets as far in advance as you can to make sure you can get a seat on the day you want to travel.
You can book ETS train tickets in advance from the ticket counter at Rawang railway station (or go to any other ETS station in Malaysia) or you can book tickets online >