KTM ETS Train from Alor Setar to Ipoh Perak

Travel on the KTM ETS Train from Alor Setar to Ipoh in the state of Perak, Malaysia is fast and convenient with a number of departures a day.

Travel by train between is much more convenient than by bus, as the train stations are located in the city.

If you take the bus, you will have to take another local bus or taxi to get to your final destination as both bus stations are located quite a few kilometres away from the city centres.

ETS Schedule Alor Setar to Ipoh


New ETS Timetable valid from the 11th of October 2019.

To see the full new ETS schedule for southbound trains click here >

Latest new Alor Setar to Ipoh ETS Schedule from the 16th of July 2019:

To view the schedule in the opposite direction from Ipoh to Alor Setar click here >

Train Number Departs Alor Setar Arrives Ipoh Operating Days
EG 9221 07:45 10:08 All
EP 9201 10:18 12:36 All
EP 9203 14:23 16:41 All
EG 9425 16:34 19:07 All
EP 9205 17:28 19:47 All

To view the full ETS timetable for these and other trains on the southbound route click here >

EG numbered trains are ETS Gold Services.

EP numbered trains are ETS Platinum Services.

Please Note : there are no longer any Intercity Express Trains on this route.

To find out about Ipoh Train Station click here >

For alternative travel from Alor Setar to Ipoh by bus:

see our online bus booking page here >

ETS Alor Setar to Ipoh Ticket Prices

Fares for these services depend on which type of ETS Train you choose to travel on.

Tickets of the ETS Gold Services cost:

Adult: 42 MYR - Child: 25 MYR

Tickets for the ETS Platinum Service are slightly more expensive and cost:

Adult: 55 MYR - Child: 32 MYR

For more ETS fares on this route to Ipoh:

See our Alor Setar ETS fares tables here >

Booking Tickets for the KTM ETS Train from Alor Setar to Ipoh

To make an advance booking (which we highly recommend as trains can get full quickly during busy times of the year), you can visit any mainline KTM train station or more easily, book your tickets online via the KTMB website or  use an online agent (booking fees may apply).

To book tickets either way online now click here >

If you want to travel from Langkawi to Ipoh by train, you can catch a regular ferry from the main town in Langkawi, Kuah, to the port of Kuala Kedah.

From Kuala Kedah you can easily get to the train station by taxi or take a cheap local bus to the city centre, then take a 10 minute walk to the station.

For more information, please see our:

Ferries from Langkawi to Kuala Kedah page >

Bus from Kuala Kedah Jetty to Alor Setar page >

Alor Setar Railway Station page >

Alor Setar Trains main page >

Ipoh Trains main page >

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