How do I get from Kuala Lumpur to Penang by train?

How do I get from Kuala Lumpur to Penang by train?

To get from Kuala Lumpur to Penang Island (Pulau Pinang) by public transport you can take a KTM train from KL Sentral to Butterworth (4 hours 10-15 minutes, costing 59-79 RM) or a bus from TBS or Hentian Duta to Penang Sentral or Sungai Nibong (5 hours, price 35-50 RM).

How do I get from Kuala Lumpur to Georgetown?

The best way to get from Kuala Lumpur to George Town without a car is to bus and car ferry which takes 5h 35m and costs RM 35 – RM 45. How long does it take to get from Kuala Lumpur to George Town? It takes approximately 5h 35m to get from Kuala Lumpur to George Town, including transfers.

What is the difference between ETS gold and platinum?

ETS Silver – stop at all stops, hence taking slightly longer time. ETS Gold – have fewer stops compared to ETS Silver. ETS Platinum – have the least stops, complimentary snacks is served on board.

How long is the train journey from Kuala Lumpur to Singapore?

7 hours
The journey is very long and slow: over 7 hours and, depending on which train you catch, much of it at night. The trip across the Causeway from Johor Bahru to Woodlands Singapore together with the two customs and immigration stops adds to the journey time and can be frustratingly slow and tedious.

How many days do you need in Penang?

In planning a trip to Malaysia, spending at least three days in Penang is almost obligatory. Although the bustling Malaysia capital of Kuala Lumpur is the perfect place for a quick stopover, launching a Penang itinerary is where you’ll really start to love this often overshadowed Southeast Asian country.

Can you take a train from Singapore to India?

Naturally, there is no direct railway between India and Singapore.

Is Penang cheaper than Kuala Lumpur?

To recap, eating out in Penang is about 10% to 20% cheaper than in Kuala Lumpur whereas living a normal young family lifestyle involving child care, education, and leisure activities costs about 20% to 50% lesser in Penang than Kuala Lumpur.