If you want to get from Kuala Lumpur Sentral station to Chinatown by train you can take the LRT from KL Sentral to Pasar Seni station, located just one stop down the line on the Kelana Jaya LRT Route (Laluan Kelana Jaya).
It is also a good route to take if you want to visit the old KTM Kuala Lumpur railway station as Pasar Seni is now connected to the old station by a 102-metre pedestrian bridge.
You want to take an LRT train heading in the direction of Gombak and the duration of the journey to Pasar Seni station from KL Sentral station is just 3 minutes.
(Harga Tiket LRT ke Pasar Seni dari KL Sentral)
The LRT fare (tambang) from KL Sentral to Pasar Seni is:
Cash Price = 2.30 MYR / RM
Cashless = 2.20 MYR / RM
Concession = 0.60 MYR / RM
If you don't have one of Rapid KL's Touch N' Go prepaid cards you can pay for your ticket by using one of the RapidKL vending machines and will be given a token which acts as your ticket and lets you pass through the gates to/from the station platform.
(Jadual LRT KL Sentral ke Pasar Seni)
LRT trains on the Kelana Jaya Line are so frequent you will never have to wait long for the next train during operating hours.
LRT trains depart every 3 minutes during the peak rush hours to every 14 minutes during the late evening.
For more detailed information on the LRT train schedule from KL Sentral station:
Operating Hours (Waktu Operasi):
The first LRT train in the morning departs from KL Sentral station is at 06:00.
The last train from KL Sentral to Pasar Seni departs at:
00:12 from Mondays to Saturday.
23:42 on Sunday and public holidays.
The above schedule information and 1st/last train times were correct at the time of publication but may change due to operational reasons without notice.