KTM Komuter Train from KL Sentral to Batu Caves
Batu Caves is one of the “must visit” for tourists visiting Kuala Lumpur. Fortunately, using KL Sentral as the base, going to Batu Caves is very easy and straight forward because the Port Klang to Batu Caves Line KTM Komuter Train Line connecting KL Sentral directly to Batu Caves.
How to take KTM Komuter Train from KL Sentral to Batu Caves
Start your journey journey at KL Sentral by heading to the KTM Komuter Train ticket counter to purchase your train ticket. The ticket fare is only RM2.00 to go from KL Sentral to Batu Caves (one way) and head to the platform for Perlabuhan Klang (Port Klang) – Batu Caves line. Of course, catch the train heading to the Batu Caves direction (not Perlabuhan Klang direction).
Timetable for KTM Komuter Train from KL Sentral to Batu Caves
KTM Komuter Train Frequency:
Every 15 minutes (during peak hours)
Every 20-30 minutes (during off peak hours)
Journey Duration (Length) from KL Sentral to Batu Caves Station: 26 minutes
First Train Departure from KL Sentral: 6.54am
First Train Arrival at Batu Caves: 7.20am
Last Train Departure from KL Sentral: 11.24pm
Last Train Arrival at Batu Caves: 11.50pm
The complete timetable for KTM Komuter Train from KL Sentral to Batu Caves can be downloaded here.
Arrival at Batu Caves KTM Komuter Station
Batu Caves KTM Komuter Station is located on the left side of Batu Caves across the car park area. Upon arrival, just walk across the car park to get to the main entrance.
Returning from Batu Caves to KL Sentral
Returning from Batu Caves to KL Sentral is also straight forward. Just catch the KTM Komuter train from the Batu Caves station after your visit, but in the direction heading towards Perlabuhan Klang (Port Klang). The fare is the same, RM2. The first train departs from Batu Caves at 6.40am while the last train leaving Batu Caves is at 10.10pm. The frequency of the train from Batu Caves KTM Komuter Station is also 15 minutes during peak hours and 20-30 minutes during off peak hour.
Upon arriving at KL Sentral Station, you can continue to explore Kuala Lumpur as KL Sentral is conveniently connected via LRT trains, Monorail Trains and KTM Komuter Train to hotspots in KL such as Mid Valley, Bukit Bintang, KLCC, TBS Bus Terminal and many more.
Other Public Transport from KL Sentral to Batu Caves
Apart from direct connection of KTM Komuter Train from KL Sentral to Batu Caves, the only other way public transport that takes you conveniently to Batu Caves is taxi / cab. This option is especially good if you are travel in group or with young children or elderly and want more comfort. The taxi trip is about 15km and the taxi fare (for budget taxi) ranges from RM23 to RM34 depending on traffic condition. Having said that KTM Komuter train from KL Sentral to Batu Caves is still the most popular way to go to Batu Caves because the KTM Komuter train is not only cheap but also reliable and free from traffic jam.