To travel from Kluang to Gemas by train, there is a choice of taking one of the Southern Express (Ekspres Selatan) services or you could use the long-distance Ekspres Rakyat Timuran service.
Both types of train are operated by Malaysia Railways, Keretapi Tanah Melayu Berhad (KTMB / KTM ).
The duration of the train trip to KTM Gemas railway station from Kluang is approximately two and a half hours.
(Jadual Keretapi KTM Kluang ke Gemas)
KTM Timetable from the 1st of April 2021:
Due to Covid 19, there is a temporary timetable for these services:
|Train Number||Departs Kluang||Arrives Gemas|
ES = Ekspres Selatan
ERT = Ekspres Rakyat Timuran
All services operate daily.
To see the full Intercity train schedule for these services click on the timetable link below:
From Gemas railway station you can connect to the fast ETS train services heading to KL Sentral in Kuala Lumpur, Butterworth Penang or Padang Besar (on the Malaysia-Thailand border).
If you would like to see if there are any changes to this schedule, you can visit the official KTM Berhad website by clicking on the link below:
(Harga Tiket Kereta Api ke Gemas dari Kluang)
The train fare for these services from KTM Kluang to KTM Gemas is as follows:
2nd Class (Superior Class) Seat: Adult 16 MYR - Child 12 MYR (available on all trains).
Premier Class Seat: Adult 25 MYR - Child 17 MYR (only available on the ERT 26 train).
To buy your train tickets to Gemas you can visit any KTM Intercity / ETS railway station or you can book your tickets online >
If you are travelling to Gemas to catch an ETS train heading north, you will have to buy two separate tickets.
Whichever way you choose to get your tickets, it is best to book them as far in advance as you can to make sure you can get a seat.