The KTM Tanjung Malim Railway Station in the state of Perak is on the KTM Berhad North - South Railway Line and is served by commuter (Komuter) and the high-speed Electric Train Services (ETS).
From Tanjung Malim you can travel by train to all stations to the north up to the Malaysia / Thailand border at Padang Besar and all stations to the south to JB Sentral in Johor Bahru, then catch a Shuttle Train into Singapore.
Tanjung Malim station is a major stop on the ETS Kuala Lumpur to Ipoh route, with all Gold and Silver services stopping here.
Tanjung Malim is also a major stop on all the newer ETS Gold services that operate on the route between Gemas - KL - Ipoh - Butterworth Penang - Padang Besar.
Tanjung Malim Station is the last stop on the Komuter shuttle service between here and Rawang, KL Sentral, Port Klang...
This commuter train shuttle service operates throughout the day, with departures every 30 to 40 minutes during the peak rush hours, then around ever hour at other time of the day.
The duration of the train trip to KL takes around one hour and 30 minutes.
All the older diesel Intercity Express Trains from Tangjung Malim have now been cancelled and all services between Padang Besar and Gemas are now operated by the new fast Electric (ETS) Trains.
If you want to travel south of Gemas you will now have to take a connecting Shuttle Train Service to JB Sentral.
For Komuter trains, you just turn up at the station and buy your tickets for the next departure.
For ETS Trains, you will want to book in advance, which you can do for varying periods before your departure date (depending on if KTM are planning to change schedules - advance booking periods can vary from just a few weeks in advance to a few months).
Tickets can be purchased from any main KTMB railway station, or for the same price you can :
You can telephone the Stesen Keretapi Tanjung Malim on the KTM Tanjung Malim contact number :
05 - 4594930
Or ring the KTM call centre on 1-300 885862