The KLIA Ekspres ERL trains perform non-stop transfer service between the airports (KLIA & klia2) and KL Sentral in the Kuala Lumpur city 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 truly enjoyable.


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


The first KLIA Ekspres train starts from KL Sentral ERL station at 5:00am and the first KLIA Ekspres train starts from klia2 ERL station at 5:28am.

KLIA Ekspres train services

The ERL services now incorporate the new Siemens Desiro ET 425M EMU train which has a maximum speed of 160km per hour.

New KLIA Ekspres train in services
New KLIA Ekspres train in service!
The KLIA Ekspres train are air-conditioned, equipped with comfortable contoured seats, a washroom, digital entertainment, overhead racks for light luggage and tiered racks for large luggage.

New KLIA Ekspres train in services
New KLIA Ekspres train in service!
The ERL train features the infotainment systems, Wi-Fi, wheelchair compartments, and baggage racks to ensure a smooth and enjoyable ride for the passengers.

New KLIA Ekspres train in services
ERL train equipped with onboard features


Benefits traveling with KLIA Ekspres

KLIA Ekpres - Make the smart choice. Take the train to klia2

With KLIA Ekspres, you can look forward to enjoy:

  • Fast Airport Transfer
    Travelling at average speed of 160km per hour, the KLIA Ekspres will take just 33 mins from klia2 to KL Sentral.
  • Convenient Inter-terminal Transfer
    Using the ERL train, the inter-terminal transfer between KLIA and klia2 takes only 3 minutes.
  • Same Affordable Fares
    Fares from klia2 to other stations will be the same as fares from KLIA! Just same low rate of RM55 from KLIA / klia2 to KL Sentral.
  • Easy Access to the klia2 terminal
    The KLIA Ekspres station is located within the gateway@klia2 mall for your convenience.
  • Convenient and Reliable:
    Free Wifi services onboard the entire journey and 99.7% on time performance record.
  • KLIA Ekspres VIP Service
    KLIA Ekspres VIP Service is available for klia2 passengers..

The KLIA Ekspres is designed with air travellers needs in mind. KLIA Ekspres operating at 15-minutes intervals during peak hours and 20 minutes during off-peak. It is Malaysian fastest railway system with a 99.8% on-time service performance.

KLIA Ekspres train passing the ERL Station
KLIA Ekspres train passing the ERL Station
The KLIA Ekspres runs non-stop from KL Sentral to KLIA and klia2, skipping the three KLIA Transit stops in between.

KLIA Ekspres train passing the ERL Station
KLIA Ekspres train passing the ERL depot


KLIA Ekspres ERL Stations

The KLIA Ekspres trains perform regular service routes and make quick stop at the klia2 ERL station, KLIA ERL station, and lastly the KL Sentral ERL station.

KLIA Ekspres - 33 Mins from KL Sentral to klia2. Take the train to klia2

Service Route Duration Fare
klia2 to KLIA 3 mins RM2.00
klia2 to KL Sentral 33 mins RM55.00
KLIA to KL Sentral 28 mins RM55.00

KLIA Ekspres

klia2 ERL Station

The klia2 ERL station is located at Level 2 at gateway@klia2 mall. Travellers will buy the ticket at the ticketing counter on level 2 and then walk down to level 1 to board the train.

ERL Station Duration Adult / Child Fare (RM)
KLIA Ekspres from klia2 Station
KLIA 4 mins 2.00 / 1.00
KL Sentral 33 mins 55.00 / 25.00
Service Route First Train Last Train
From klia2 to KL Sentral 0455 0055
From KL Sentral to klia2 0533 0113

KLIA ERL Station

The KLIA ERL station is located at Level 1 of the KLIA Main Terminal Building.

ERL Station Duration Adult / Child Fare (RM)
klia2 4 mins 2.00 / 1.00
KLIA Ekspres from KLIA Station
KL Sentral 28 mins 55.00 / 25.00
Service Route First Train Last Train
From klia2 to KL Sentral 0500 0100
From KL Sentral to klia2 0530 0110

KL Sentral ERL Station

The KL Sentral ERL station is located within the KL Sentral Transportation Hub, near Central Business District of Kuala Lumpur.

ERL Station Duration Adult / Child Fare (RM)
klia2 33 mins 55.00 / 25.00
KLIA 28 mins 55.00 / 25.00
KLIA Ekspres from KL Sentral Station
Service Route First Train Last Train
From klia2 to KL Sentral 0528 0128
From KL Sentral to klia2 0500 0040

The ERL services now incorporate the new Siemens Desiro ET 425M EMU train which has a maximum speed of 160km/h.

The first CRRC Changchun EMU for Express Rail Link (ERL)
New Siemens Desiro ET 425M EMU for Express Rail Link
On board features includes infotainment systems, Wi-Fi, wheelchair compartments, and baggage racks.

Onboard the KLIA Ekskpres train
Onboard the KLIA Ekspres train


Overview of KLIA Ekspres Services

The service routes for the KLIA Ekspres can be summarized as follow:

KLIA Ekpres - 33 Mins from KL Sentral to klia2. Take the train to klia2

Train from klia2 station

Station First Train Last Train
klia2 0455 0055
KLIA 0500 0100
KL Sentral 0528 0128

KLIA Ekpres - 33 Mins from KL Sentral to klia2. Take the train to klia2

Train from KL Sentral station

Station First Train Last Train
KL Sentral 0500 0040
KLIA 0530 0110
klia2 0533 0113

The new KLIA Transit train has a maximum speed of 160km/h with comprehensive onboard features.

The first CRRC Changchun EMU for Express Rail Link (ERL)
New Siemens Desiro ET 425M EMU for Express Rail Link
Passengers with laptops and smartphones have access to a high speed internet connection free of charge through WiFi on board all KLIA Ekspres trains as well as on the station platforms.

KLIA Ekskpres train in motion
KLIA Ekspres train in motion
The KLIA Ekspres train only performs a stop to pick up and drop off passengers at the following ERL stations.



Inter-Terminal Transfer

To travel quickly between the KLIA and klia2, you can use the KLIA Transit or KLIA Ekspres ERL train at the ERL station. With its frequent schedule, the ERL train is a fast and convenient travel option for inter-terminal transfer.

Inter-terminal transfer between KLIA and klia2
Inter-Terminal Transfer between klia2 and KLIA

Inter-terminal transfer between KLIA and klia2

Inter-Terminal Transfer between KLIA and klia2

  • Only 3 minutes between KLIA and klia2 on KLIA Ekspres or KLIA Transit train.
  • 7 services during peak hours (4 x KLIA Ekspres + 3 x KLIA Transit)
  • 5 services during off-peak hours (3 x KLIA Ekspres + 2 x KLIA Transit)
  • RM2.00 (Adult) and RM1.00 (Child) one-way

The ERL train from klia2 ERL station will stop at the boarding platform of the KLIA ERL station. The KLIA ERL station is located at level 1 of the KLIA's Main Terminal Building.

Boarding platform at KLIA ERL Station
Boarding platform at KLIA ERL Station
The ERL train from KLIA ERL station will stop at the boarding platform of the klia2 ERL station. The klia2 ERL station is located inside the gateway@klia2 mall.

Boarding platform at klia2 ERL station
Boarding platform at klia2 ERL station


Role of KLIA Ekspres in Greater KL / Klang Valley Integrated Transit System - For better visualization, you can review Line 6 - ERL KLIA Ekspres Line on the following integrated transit map.

Klang Valley Integrated Transit Map
Klang Valley Integrated Transit Map, see larger version

The Klang Valley Integrated Transit System consists of the following rail systems that operate seamlessly together:


Contact KLIA Ekspres

The KLIA Ekspres is the fastest, environmentally friendly and most convenient way of travelling to and from Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA), klia2 and Kuala Lumpur city center.

Customer Service (603) 2267 8000
Fax (603) 2267 8910
Write in Chief Executive Officer
Express Rail Link Sdn. Bhd, Level 2, KL City Air Terminal,
KL Sentral Station 50470 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
Website www.kliaekspres.com
New ERL fare effective from 1st January 2016

The city terminal, commonly known as Kuala Lumpur City Air Terminal (KL CAT), located inside the KL Sentral is an extension of KLIA. It is the finishing touch that gives the airport the convenience it sets out to provide, complementing its world-class standards.

Kuala Lumpur City Air Terminal (KL CAT)
Kuala Lumpur City Air Terminal (KL CAT)

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