The ETS Sungkai to Ipoh train is by far the quickest way to get to Perak's state capital with the duration of the train journey taking just 48 minutes to cover the roughly 90 km distance between the two places.
KTM trains to Ipoh from Sungkai are operated by Malaysian Railways - Keretapi Tanah Melayu Berhad (known as KTMB or KTM for short) on their ETS route between KL Sentral in Kuala Lumpur and Ipoh.
(Jadual Keretapi ETS Sungkai ke Ipoh)
Latest new Sungkai to Ipoh ETS train timetable:
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 Sungkai||Arrives Ipoh||Operating Days|
Train numbers starting with an EG are ETS Gold trains.
Train numbers starting with an ES are the cheaper ETS Silver trains.
To see the full train schedule on this route, click on the timetable link below:
(Harga Tiket Keretapi KTM ETS Sungkai ke Ipoh)
Train fares (tambang) for this route are:
ETS Gold Services: Adult Fares 19 MYR - Child Fare 14 MYR
ETS Silver Services: Adult Fares 15 MYR - Child Fare 12 MYR
Please note: Now KTM uses a Flexi Fare system for ETS bookings, the prices shown above will vary depending on a number of factors such as:
How far in advance you book.
If you are travelling during one of the many different "Peak" or "Off-Peak" times of the day, day of the week or time of the year.
To learn more about Flexi fares:
(Beli Tiket Keretapi ke Ipoh)
To travel by ETS train in Malaysia, you need to make a seat reservation and as seat numbers are limited, it is always the best advice to book your tickets as far in advance as you can.
You can book advance train tickets from any KTM ETS railway station ticket counter.
For information about the railway station in Ipoh, click on the picture link below:
If you are planning to stay in Ipoh for a night or two, visit our Ipoh hotels page here for a selection of the best places to stay.