ETS Taiping to Ipoh Schedule (Jadual) KTM Train Price (Harga Tiket)

The ETS Taiping to Ipoh train is by far the quickest way to travel between these two places in Perak state with 12 services a day making the journey in around 45 minutes and tickets cost between 20 and 24 MYR.

Seats on an ETS train to IpohSeats on an ETS train to Ipoh

The big advantage of taking a train against taking a bus is that the railway stations in both places are conveniently located within walking distance of the centre of town.

If you take a bus from Taiping to Ipoh you will first have to take a bus from Taiping town centre to Kamunting bus terminal (6 km away), then take a bus from Kamunting to Aman Jaya bus terminal in Ipoh (10 km away from Ipoh Old Town), then take another bus from Anam Jaya to Medan Kidd (located on the edge of the Old Town 5 minutes walk away from Ipoh train station).

Ipoh KTM train station mapIpoh KTM train station map

If you take the train, you can walk from the railway station to most parts of the Old Town in 5 to 10 minutes.

So if you don't want to spend many hours travelling and waiting for buses, the train is easily the best travel option.

ETS Schedule from Taiping to Ipoh

(Jadual ETS dari Taiping ke Ipoh)


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) from 23rd of October 2021


For the ETS schedule in the other direction from Ipoh to Taiping click here >

KTM Taiping to KTM Ipoh ETS Timetable:

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

Train No Departs Taiping Arrives Ipoh Operating Days
EG 9121 06:12 06:56 All
*EP 9371 08:57 09:41 All
*EP 9171 10:27 11:11 All
EP 9201 11:53 12:37 All
*EP 9173 14:07 14:51 All
EP 9203 15:53 16:37 All
EP 9107 16:57 17:41 All
*EP 9275 17:28 18:12 All
EG 9425 18:12 18:58 All

For ETS ticket prices from Taiping click here >

Timetable notes:

* These trains are the newer ETS2 services that have a Business Class carriage.

EG numbered trains are ETS Gold Services.

EP numbered trains are ETS Platinum Services.

To view the full ETS Timetable for all southbound trains click here on the timetable link below:

KTM Ticket Price from Taiping to Ipoh

(Harga Tiket KTM dari Taiping ke Ipoh)

The ETS fares from Taiping to Ipoh are:

ETS Gold Fares to Ipoh cost:

Adults: 20 MYR - Child: 14 MYR

ETS Platinum Fares to Ipoh cost:

Adults: 24 MYR - Child: 16 MYR

Please note: Due to KTM now having "Flexi Fare" pricing for ETS tickets, the fares shown above may vary depending on how far in advance you book and what time of the day, day of the week and if you are travelling during Peak or Off-Peak times of the year.

For more information about Flexi Fares see our Taiping ETS fares page here >

Buy Tickets for the ETS Taiping to Ipoh Train

(Beli Tiket untuk Kereta ETS Taiping ke Ipoh)

When travelling by ETS train in Malaysia, it is always best to book your seats in advance as trains can often be full during busy times of the year and even at weekends.

You can buy your advance ETS tickets from any KTM ETS ticket counter at any station within the country or a far easier option is to:

Book train tickets online >

For information about arriving at Ipoh railway station, click on the picture link below:

Related pages:

Taiping KTM Komuter train schedule to BM / BTW >

Taiping KTMB Trains main page >

Ipoh KTMB Trains main page >

ETS to Ipoh main page >

Taiping to KL Sentral KTM trains >

Taiping to Kuala Kangsar KTM trains >

Taiping to Butterworth Penang Sentral KTM trains >

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