Ekspres Selatan 43dn: Gemas to JB Sentral by Afternoon Train

After packing my dinner from KFC outside of the old Gemas Railway Station as all local food stalls around has either sold out or have not prepared for dinner yet, I headed back to Gemas Railway Station for my connecting Ekspres Selatan 43dn train to JB Sentral. Ekspres Selatan 43dn is the only afternoon train from Pulau … Continue reading Ekspres Selatan 43dn: Gemas to JB Sentral by Afternoon Train

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

KTM Intercity Service Disruption (Issued 25 January 2017)

All services are restored since 10pm on 1 February 2017. All KTM Intercity services with the exception of the Shuttle Tebrau are disrupted in one way or another due to floods in Segamat (KM590.25) and Tanjung Sekawin (Kuala Lipis) (KM220.5). Listed below are the disrupted trains (which is all the trains) and the respective arrangements: 26up Ekspres … Continue reading KTM Intercity Service Disruption (Issued 25 January 2017)

Ekspres Selatan x ETS Gold: Johor Bahru to Kuala Lumpur via Pulau Sebang (Tampin) by Train

This post is about the travel experience onboard the Ekspres Selatan and ETS Gold. Click here to visit the dedicated Ekspres Selatan information page. Click here to visit the dedicated ETS Gold information page. The 40up Ekspres Selatan is the only KTM Intercity train still plying a portion of the electrified double track section of KTM's network. The … Continue reading Ekspres Selatan x ETS Gold: Johor Bahru to Kuala Lumpur via Pulau Sebang (Tampin) by Train

Getting to Tampin Bus Terminal from Pulau Sebang (Tampin) Railway Station

Pulau Sebang (Tampin) Railway Station and Tampin Bus Terminal is around 1km apart. If you're a first-timer to Tampin, you might be intimidated by all the shophouses that look the same as you walk. Luckily, the actual walk is rather straightforward with minimal turns at junctions. If you are travelling onwards to Gemas or Melaka City … Continue reading Getting to Tampin Bus Terminal from Pulau Sebang (Tampin) Railway Station

Ekspres Selatan: (Kuala Lumpur and) Pulau Sebang (Tampin) to JB Sentral by Train

This post is about the travel experience onboard the Ekspres Selatan. Click here to visit the dedicated Ekspres Selatan information page. Since the cessation of KTM Intercity services in April, there is no more through train service between JB Sentral and KL Sentral. However, a cheaper combination without the ETS still exists if you wish to travel in the … Continue reading Ekspres Selatan: (Kuala Lumpur and) Pulau Sebang (Tampin) to JB Sentral by Train

KTM Komuter: Kuala Lumpur to Pulau Sebang (Tampin) (and JB Sentral) by Train

This post is about the travel experience onboard the KTM Komuter Klang Valley Sector. Click here to visit the dedicated KTM Komuter Klang Valley Sector information page. Since the cessation of KTM Intercity services in April, there is no more through train service between JB Sentral and KL Sentral. However, a cheaper combination without the ETS still … Continue reading KTM Komuter: Kuala Lumpur to Pulau Sebang (Tampin) (and JB Sentral) by Train