The KTM Parit Buntar Railway Station (Stesen Keretapi Parit Buntar) is located in Perak State, Malaysia and is situated along the KTMB (Keretapi Tanah Melayu Berhad) North - South Railway Line that runs the length of Peninsular Malaysia along the west coast.
Please note : all older diesel Intercity Express Trains are now cancelled in this part of Malaysia.
Some, but not all, ETS Platinum Services also now stop here.
ETS Trains to the north of Parit Buntar stop at popular destinations such as :
To the south :
Taiping, Kuala Kangsar, Sungai Siput, Ipoh, Batu Gajah, Kampar, Tapah Road, Tanjung Malim, Rawang, Sungai Buloh, Kepong Sentral, Bandar Tasek Seletan, Kajang, Seremban, Tampin, Batang Melaka, Gemas...
Parit Buntar is one of the stations on the relatively new northern commuter train service (Komuter Utara) which travels between Padang Rengas in Perak to the south, to Bukit Mertajam / Butterworth in Penang to the north.
This services takes the branch line to to Butterworth and stops at other smaller stations not serviced by the ETS Intercity trains.
The other stations these trains stop at are :
Nibong Tebal, Bukit Tengah and Simpang Ampat to the north.
Bagan Serai, Kamunting, Taiping and Padang Rengas to the south.
You can also connect to another KTM Komuter route at Bukit Mertajam which can take you to the Malaysia / Thailand border at Padang Besar and connections to Hat Yai in Thailand.
Use these trains to travel from Parit Bunter to Sungai Petani, Alor Setar and Arau (for boat connections to Langkawi island). Other stops on this route include: Tasek Gellgor, Gurun, Kobah, Anak Bukit, Kodiang and Bukit Ketri.
All long distance Diesel Intercity Express Trains are now cancelled on the N -S Railway Line.
KTM Parit Buntar Komuter Train tickets are sold on the day at the station ticket counter.
ETS Intercity tickets should be bought in advance to guarantee your seats.
You can book your tickets from any mainline Malaysian KTMB railway station or (for the same price):
You can telephone the Stesen Keretapi Parit Buntar on the KTM Parit Buntar contact number :
05 - 7165641
Or phone the KTMB call centre on 1-300 88 5862