ETS Gold 9420up + KTM Komuter Northern Sector 2910up & 2963dn: KL Sentral to Butterworth via Padang Rengas and Bukit Mertajam by Train

For this Penang trip, I opted to get there by ETS train as I have not taken KTM for quite some time. However, KTM's genius timetable does not offer any morning trains from KL Sentral to Butterworth. On top of that, the first direct train to Butterworth at 11.25am is an ETS Platinum service. Not … Continue reading ETS Gold 9420up + KTM Komuter Northern Sector 2910up & 2963dn: KL Sentral to Butterworth via Padang Rengas and Bukit Mertajam by Train

RailTravel Station Magnet Set – Malaysia EMU Series – Kuala Lumpur Sales

For those who have been waiting for the Malaysia magnet sales and RailTravel Station meet-up session in Malaysia, now's your chance! *** Please note that this is only an indication of interest. *** *** I will gauge the response before deciding if the sales and meet-up should go on or not. *** The RailTravel Station Malaysia … Continue reading RailTravel Station Magnet Set – Malaysia EMU Series – Kuala Lumpur Sales

RailTravel Station Magnet Set – Malaysia EMU Series – Singapore Sales

Following the success of the previous batch of magnets, RailTravel Station is now offering a new set of designs for your collection! The Malaysia EMU Series Magnet Set consists of the 3 types of six-car electric multiple units used on the KTM West Coast Line which includes the 91 Class EMU on short-distance ETS services, … Continue reading RailTravel Station Magnet Set – Malaysia EMU Series – Singapore Sales

Proposed Cessation of Selected Train Services and New Bus Subsidiary for KTM Berhad

Unsustainable Train Services Recent line closures, reduced frequencies and delayed express KTM Intercity trains by an average of 3 hours daily, are affecting passenger satisfaction on the national railway operator, KTM Berhad, bringing it to an all-time low. Those with no option but to wait for the train makes up the most of KTM Komuter … Continue reading Proposed Cessation of Selected Train Services and New Bus Subsidiary for KTM Berhad

ETS Gold x Shuttle Gemas – JB Sentral: KL Sentral to JB Sentral by Night Train Combination

This post was originally meant to be a KL Sentral to Woodlands CIQ travel log, but KTM being KTM which manages to screw up my plans almost all the time, this time having not given me much sleep and a missed Shuttle Tebrau connection, I was unable to get back to Singapore with the Shuttle … Continue reading ETS Gold x Shuttle Gemas – JB Sentral: KL Sentral to JB Sentral by Night Train Combination

New Platform Assignments at KL Sentral and Kuala Lumpur effective 20 February 2017

Due to the progress of the infrastructure upgrading of the Klang Valley Double Track project to the next stage between Kuala Lumpur and Pelabuhan Klang (?*), the following platform reassignments will take effect from 20 February 2017 till further notice to facilitate the upgrading works. *RailTravel Station thinks KTM means Simpang Pelabuhan Klang at Bangsar instead. … Continue reading New Platform Assignments at KL Sentral and Kuala Lumpur effective 20 February 2017