RapidPenang Intercity EB60: Butterworth to Sungai Petani by Bus

You can also use the KTM Komuter Northern Sector to travel from Butterworth to Sungai Petani and beyond.


With the new Bukit Mertajam bypass line, trains like the Senandung Langkawi and some ETS services no longer enter Butterworth station and use the new bypass line for a faster journey between Padang Besar and KL Sentral or JB Sentral. If you still wish to catch this train, you may use either Parit Buntar or Sungai Petani stations, the nearest to Butterworth where the train still stops.

The RapidPenang Intercity bus waits for passengers at the existing RapidPenang side of the Penang Sentral terminal at Butterworth. This terminal is also linked to the Butterworth railway station.

Look out for the destination of the bus.


The interior of the RapidPenang Intercity bus features coach-like seats which recline comfortably.


Luggage racks are also available on the bus.

The RapidPenang Intercity services uses the PLUS Highway to get from town to town, saving time. They run at a maximum speed of 110km/h. The journey time from Penang
Sentral to Sungai Petani is around 1 hour (The KTM Komuter Northern Sector on the same route will take 34 minutes).

The bus to Sungai Petani stops directly opposite the KTM station.

You may board the return bus from the Sungai Petani bus terminal, 5 minutes away by foot. At the main exit, turn right and walk along the road to the UTC, visible from the station.

The bus frequency is around 30-45 minutes and costs RM4 per person (The KTM Komuter Northern Sector on the same route will cost RM3.60).

Estimated Route of RapidPenang Intercity Service EB 60
Butterworth – Sungai Petani

Click here to open the estimated route map in Google My Maps.

Fares
Butterworth – Sungai Petani: RM4.00
Payment by cash only to the driver on board.
All other fares, please ask the counter at the terminal or driver on board.

Frequency
Every 30-45 minutes

Operating Hours
From Butterworth
First Bus: 7.00am
Last Bus: 10.00pm

From Sungai Petani
First Bus: 6.00am
Last Bus: 9.00pm

Parallel Bus Routes

  • RapidPenang Intercity: Butterworth – Sungai Petani
  • Transnasional: Butterworth – Sungai Petani
  • Cityliner: Butterworth – Sungai Petani

Click here for more information on the RapidPenang Intercity service to Sungai Petani.


You can also use the KTM Komuter Northern Sector to travel from Butterworth to Sungai Petani and beyond.

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2 thoughts on “RapidPenang Intercity EB60: Butterworth to Sungai Petani by Bus

  1. Tarrmasilan says:

    I want the schedule from sungai petani to Butterworth ..I can’t found it in Google and my one kind request please upload the schedule in Google and Facebook page also ..thank you so much

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