Taking the fast ETS Taiping to KL Sentral train is a quick way to travel from this popular destination in Perak state to Kuala Lumpur city centre.
All ETS trains travelling south stop at Taiping on their way to KL, so you have a choice of taking a cheaper Gold service, or a slightly more expensive but quicker Platinum service.
The duration of the journey from Taiping to Kuala Lumpur Sentral Railway Station is between 3 hours 15 minutes and 3 hours 25 minutes for most trains.
(Jadual ETS Taiping ke KL Sentral)
KTM Taiping to Kuala Lumpur Sentral ETS Train Schedule:
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 Taiping||Arrives KL Sentral||Book Online|
|*EP 9171||06:11||09:29||Book Tickets|
|*EP 9173||07:16||10:34||Book Tickets|
|EG 9321||08:48||12:12||Book Tickets|
|*EP 9273||09:46||13:04||Book Tickets|
|*EP 9275||11:51||15:09||Book Tickets|
|*EP 9175||13:41||17:00||Book Tickets|
|*EP 9277||15:56||19:14||Book Tickets|
|*EP 9177||17:01||20:20||Book Tickets|
|EG 9425||18:08||21:33||Book Tickets|
|*EP 9279||18:59||22:23||Book Tickets|
|*EP 9179||19:41||23:00||Book Tickets|
*Operate with the newer ETS2 trains that now include a new Business Class coach.
All trains depart daily.
Trains starting with an EG before the number are ETS Gold Services.Trains starting with an EP before the number are ETS Platinum Services.
(Tambang / Harga Tiket ETS Taiping ke KL Sentral)
Train fares vary depending on your choice of train:
Platinum services have fewer stops:
The slightly slower Gold stop more frequently:
(Beli Tiket ETS Taiping ke KL Sentral)
Whenever you want to travel on any ETS train service in Malaysia you will need a seat reservation.
It is highly advisable to book your seats as far in advance as possible as trains can often operate full.
Making an advance booking is an easy thing to do.
You can either:
Visit any mainline ETS railway station within Malaysia and buy your tickets from the station ticket counter.
Or for the same price, you can book tickets online direct from the KTM website or for a small additional fee, use an online agent.