Bored of traffic jams in Kuala Lumpur? Why not try out the rails? You can now ignore the traffic on the road by utilizing the 8 major rail systems from KL Sentral Transportation Hub in Kuala Lumpur.


MRT Sungai Buloh – Kajang (SBK) Line

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The MRT Sungai Buloh – Kajang (SBK) Line connects Sungai Buloh (northwest of KL) and Kajang (southeast of KL) through its 51 km route. It comprises of a 41.5 km elevated guideway with 24 stations and 9.5 km tunnel segment with 7 underground stations. The MRT SBK Line also integrates 7 locations/stations with existing rail lines and 16 stations equipped with park & ride facilities.

MRT Sungai Buloh - Kajang Line Route Map

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Light Rapid Transit (LRT) Kelana Jaya Line

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The Kelana Jaya Line LRT consists of a single line from Putra Heights, through Kelana Jaya to Gombak that primarily serves the Petaling Jaya region to the south; southwest and central Kuala Lumpur, and Kuala Lumpur City Centre to the centre; and various low-density residential areas further north in Kuala Lumpur.

Kelana Jaya Line’s stations are aligned in a north-south direction, consists primarily of elevated stops and a handful of underground and at-grade stations. Of the total 37 LRT stations, some are underground stops which include Masjid Jamek station, Dangi Wangi station, Kampung Baru station, KLCC station and Ampang Park station.

LRT Kelana Jaya Line Route Map

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Light Rapid Transit (LRT) Ampang & Sri Petaling Line

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The Ampang & Sri Petaling Line LRT consists of two branches/routes that begin at two different stations to the south and east of the city, meeting at an interchange station, continuing through the city centre and ending at the same station at the north, which is the Sentul Timur station.

The Ampang Line LRT’s Ampang Branch Line begins at Ampang station, while the Sri Petaling Branch Line begins at Sri Petaling station, with extension to Kinrara BK5 station. Both lines converge at Chan Sow Lin station; the merged line leads to the north, terminating at Sentul Timur station.

LRT Ampang Line Ampang Branch Route Map

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LRT Ampang Line Sri Petaling Branch Route Map

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How to switch to LRT Ampang Line from KL Sentral?
From KL Sentral, take LRT Kelana Jaya Line towards Gombak direction. Get off at Masjid Jamek station to change to Ampang Line.

KL Monorail

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The KL Monorail service is an urban monorail system in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. The KL Monorail link is 8.6 km long and it has 11 stations, connecting KL Sentral to major attractions within Kuala Lumpur such as Jalan Sultan Ismail, Bukit Bintang and Times Square.

The KL Monorail is seen by many to be Kuala Lumpur’s missing transport link because it will connect with and complement the other urban transportation systems. The monorail train ride is considered as one of the most cost-effective and enjoyable sight-seeing choices travelling in KL.

Monorail Line

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First Train & Last Train Schedule
Operations Hours
First Train6:00 am
Last Train11:30 pm – from KL Sentral towards Titiwangsa
11:50 pm – from Titiwangsa to KL Sentral
Operation Hours & Train Frequency

Monday – Friday

TimeFrequency
0600 – 0700hrs12 min
0700 – 0900hrs5 min
0900 – 1200hrs7 min
1200 – 1400hrs6 min
1400 – 1630hrs7 min
1630 – 1900hrs5 min
1900 – 2100hrs7 min
2100 – 2200hrs8 min
2200 – 2400hrs12 min
No. of trains9

Saturday

TimeFrequency
0600 – 0700hrs12 min
0700 – 1000hrs8 min
1000 – 1100hrs7 min
1100 – 2000hrs6 min
2000 – 2300hrs8 min
2300 – 2400hrs12 min
No. of trains8

Sunday

TimeFrequency
0600 – 0800hrs12 min
0800 – 1000hrs8 min
1000 – 2000hrs7 min
2000 – 2200hrs8 min
2200 – 2400hrs12 min
No. of trains7

KLIA Ekspres

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The KLIA Ekspres performs non-stop train service between KL Sentral in the Kuala Lumpur city and the airport (KLIA & KLIA2) with a total journey time of only 33 minutes. With the high-speed KLIA Ekspres trains offering frequent departures, travelling between the Kuala Lumpur city and the KLIA / KLIA2 Airport is a breeze.

The KLIA Ekspres train accommodates frequent departure with the frequency of every 15 minutes during peak hours and every 20 minutes during off-peak hours.

Duration & Fares
Service RouteDurationFare
KL Sentral to KLIA28 minsRM55.00
KL Sentral to KLIA233 minsRM55.00
KLIA2 to KLIA3 minsRM2.00
One-way vs Round Trip
RouteOne-way (RM)Round Trip (RM)
KL Sentral to KLIA255.00 (Adult)
25.00 (Child)
110.00 (Adult)
50.00 (Child)
KL Sentral to KLIA55.00 (Adult)
25.00 (Child)
110.00 (Adult)
50.00 (Child)
First Train & Last Train Schedule
StationFirst TrainLast Train
KL Sentral05000040
KLIA05300110
KLIA205330113

KLIA Transit

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The KLIA Transit ERL train is a rapid transit service designed especially for travellers and airport personnel to travel from Kuala Lumpur city centre to KLIA / KLIA2 airport. The total journey time from KL Sentral to KLIA2 is just 39 minutes.

The KLIA Transit train accommodates frequent departure with the frequency of every 20 minutes during peak hours and every 30 minutes during off-peak hours.

The KLIA Transit commuter service between Kuala Lumpur International Airport 2 (KLIA2) and the city (KL Sentral) makes quick stops at KLIA, Salak Tinggi, Putrajaya & Cyberjaya and Bandar Tasik Selatan. The total distance for the entire rail track from KL Sentral to KLIA2 is 59km.

ERL Station, Duration & Fares
ERL StationDurationAdult / Child Fare (RM)
KLIA239 mins55.00 / 25.00
KLIA35 mins55.00 / 25.00
Salak Tinggi28 mins18.30 / 8.20
Putrajaya & Cyberjaya19 mins14.00 / 6.30
Bandar Tasik Selatan7 mins6.50 / 2.90
From KL Sentral Station
First Train & Last Train Schedule
Service RouteFirst TrainLast Train
From KLIA2 to KL Sentral06270138
From KL Sentral to KLIA204330003

KTM Komuter

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The KL Sentral KTM Komuter station is located inside the Stesen Sentral Kuala Lumpur (KL Sentral) with the station code of KA01. This KTM station is a station on KTM Komuter rail network that services Sungai Gadut – Rawang – Tanjung Malim Route and Batu Caves-Port Klang Route.

KTM Komuter Route Map

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KTM Intercity & ETS

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KTM Intercity is the brand name for a group of diesel-hauled intercity train services in Peninsular Malaysia, Singapore and Thailand operated by Keretapi Tanah Melayu Berhad (KTMB). Most services operate from Kuala Lumpur Sentral station in the Malaysian capital. A few operate solely along the East Coast line between Tumpat and Gemas and on to Singapore. There is also one cross-border train daily between Butterworth, Penang and Hat Yai, Thailand.

KTM ETS stands for (Electric Train Service) is an inter-city rail service operated by Keretapi Tanah Melayu Berhad utilizing electric multiple units. It is the fastest metre gauge train service in Malaysia that currently operates along the electrified and double-tracked stretch of the West Coast Line between Gemas and Padang Besar on the Malaysia-Thai border by the Malaysian national railway operator, Kereta Api Tanah Melayu. The trains travel up to 160 km/h (99 mph) on electrified metre gauge rail line which can be considered as higher speed rail based on passenger rail terminology instead of high-speed rail.

KTM Intercity/ETS Route Map

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