ETS Train Classes
There are 3 classes of ETS train tickets you can buy to travel from KL Sentral, Kuala Lumpur to Ipoh, Perak, namely the ETS Silver, the ETS Gold, and the ETS Platinum. The differences between these ETS classes are the ticket price and the travel time.
ETS Platinum train costs the highest ticket price and it takes the shortest time (2 hours 30 mins) to reach Ipoh from KL Sentral and it only stops at 3 stations: Kuala Lumpur, Kampar and Batu Gajah.
ETS Gold train ticket price is in between ETS Platinum and ETS Silver, it takes 2 hours 40 mins to reach Ipoh from KL Sentral and stops at 6-9 stations.
The ETS Silver train ticket is the cheapest option, and it takes the longest time (2 hours 50 mins) to travel from KL Sentral to Ipoh and stops at every single station in between (13 stations). The ETS Silver train is only available at 11:05 pm every day.
ETS Trip Duration from KL Sentral to Ipoh
|2h 30mins||2h 40mins||2h 50mins|
Online ETS Ticket Price from KL Sentral to Ipoh
Please check the ETS ticket price from KTMB offcial website.
Online ETS Ticket Agents
On 28 January 2019, KTMB updated that they has not appointed any individual or agency or company as KTMB ticket agent. Customer may purchase ticket at KTMB official website or using mobile apps KTMB Mob Ticket (Google Play Store) or (Apple App Store).
See KTM ETS timetable schedule here:
Departure Point – KL Sentral Kuala Lumpur
ETS train from KL Sentral to Ipoh depart from KL Sentral Kuala Lumpur, which is one of the largest transportation hubs in KL. The well-planned public transportation to connect the areas in KL made it very convenient for people to travel from one place to another. You can easily arrive KL Sentral by taking the LRT, KTM train, KLIA Transit, RapidKL bus or taxi.
KL Sentral is usually busy and crowded especially on weekends and public holidays. Therefore, please take care of your belongings and be aware of pickpockets. While waiting for your train departure, you can also check out the new shopping mall Nu Sentral right beside the KL Sentral.
ETS Ticket Counter at KL Sentral
The ETS ticket counter is located at Level 2. If you have any inquiries regarding your ETS ticket status, feel free to reach out for the available ETS staff. You can also buy tickets from the physical ETS ticket counter.
Waiting Area – KL Sentral Level 2
The waiting area is located at Level 2 in front of Gate B. There will an announcement when your booked ETS train is available for boarding.
Departure Gate – KL Sentral Level 1 or Level 2
The departure gate is located at KL Sentral either Level 1 or Level 2. You can find out the departure gate of your train from the signboards available. If you are confused, you can easily reach out the information counter or the available ETS staff for confirmation.
Arrival Point – Ipoh Train Station
Ipoh Train Station or Ipoh Railway Station is located on the southwest side of the city, nearby the state mosque. The railway station is one of the historical remainings from the British colonial era hence it receives praises for its beautiful architecture.
Medan Kidd Bus Station is within 5-10 minutes walking distance if you want to look for a local bus to go to your next destination. Once you walk out from the train station, head to the right and just walk along the road until you find many buses parked in a parking area. Alternatively, you can take a taxi.