To get from Gemas to Tumpat in Kelantan by train, you can take the overnight Ekspres Rakyat Timuran (Eastern People's Express) Intercity sleeper train service operated by Malaysia Railways, Keretapi Tanah Melayu Berhad (KTMB / KTM).
Tumpat railway station is located right at the end of KTM's East Coast Line (also known as the Jungle Railway) and the duration of the train journey to Tumpat from Gemas station is around 12 and a half hours.
(Jadual Waktu Keretapi KTM ke Tumpat dari Gemas)
Ekspres Rakyat Timuran train timetable valid from the 1st of April 2021:
ERT trains start operating again from the 14th of October 2021.
SH trains are running as per the normal schedule.
|Train Number/Name||Departs Gemas||Arrives Tumpat||Operating Days|
To see the full KTM Intercity schedule with all the stops on the East Coast Route (Laluan), click on the timetable link below:
If you are travelling to Gemas to connect to this train from the north, you can take an ETS train from many of the larger stations on the West Coast Line.
If you are travelling from destinations south of Gemas, you can take the Ekspres Rakyat Timuran train from some of the larger stations starting from JB Sentral.
To check for any schedule changes or disruption on the East Coast Railway Line in Malaysia you can:
(Tambang / Harga Tiket Kereta Api KTM Gemas ke Tumpat)
The train fare from KTM Gemas to KTM Tumpat is as follows:
Superior Class seat - Adult 34 MYR - Child 21 MYR.
Premier Class seat - Adult 88 MYR - Child 48 MYR.
Superior Night Class sleeping berth - Adult 40 MYR - Child 27 MYR.
(Beli Tiket Keretapi ke Tumpat dari Gemas)
To buy tickets on these KTM train services you should always book your seats / sleeper as far in advance as you can to make sure you can travel on the day you want to.
Booking KTM Intercity train tickets is easy to do.
You can either:
Visit any KTM ticket counter at any mainline Intercity / ETS railway station.
Or a much more convenient method of booking is to buy your tickets online direct from the official KTMB website or by using an online ticketing agent.