The KTM Nilai Railway Station (Stesen Keretapi) is located in the state of Negeri Sembilan, Malaysia and is served by regular KTM Komuter trains (commuter) on the Pulau Sebang / Tampin - Batu Caves Line.
These commuter services are a good cheap way to travel from Nilai to KL city centre or other destinations along this route such as TBS Bus Terminal (next to Bandar Tasek Selatan station).
To see the latest KTM Komuter Train Schedules valid from 2019 into 2020, please see the following pages on our site:
Travelling north from Nilai you get get to the following stations by KTM Komuter services:
Batang Benar, Bangi, UKM, Kajang, Serdang, Bandar Tasik Selatan (for TBS Bus Station or Interchange to LRT to KL city centre or KLIA transit), Salak Selatan, Seputeh, Mid Valley, KL Sentral, Kuala Lumpur, Bank Negara, Putra, Sentul, Batu Kentonmen, Kampung Batu, Taman Wahyu and Batu Caves.
The most popular route to travel on this line is to take the train from Nilai to KL Sentral Station in Kuala Lumpur.
The duration of the trip from Nilai to KL Sentral by train is just under an hour.
Travelling south from KTM Nilai station by commuter train you can travel to the following stations:
Once you reach Tampin, you can continue your journey by train by connecting to one of the Shuttle services that operate from Tampin and Gemas to Johor Bahru Railway Station (JB Sentral).
To cross the causeway over to Singapore, you will then have to take another short Shuttle service to Woodlands Station.
If you want to check for any travel updates on the Komuter lines:
Currently there are no ETS (Electric Train Services) that stop at Nilai Station, so if you want to use these services to travel long distance to places like Ipoh, Butterworth Penang, Alor Setar, Padang Besar (Thai border) or Gemas, you will first have to use one of the KTM Komuter services to connect with the ETS at one of the following stations:
To the north:
Kajang or Bandar Tasik Selatan (limited services)
KL Sentral (All ETS trains heading north)
To the south:
You can travel as far south as Tampin by Komuter, but if you want to get to Gemas, you will have to take an ETS train from Seremban or Tampin (or Shuttle from Tampin).
If you do want to take an ETS service, our best advise is to always book your tickets in advance.