LRT from KL Sentral to Suria KLCC / Petronas Twin Towers
Suria KLCC shopping mall and Petronas Twin Tower are the must visit landmark for many tourists. Located in the same area is the Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre where many exhibitions are held throughout the year and the world-class Acquaria KLCC which is not to be missed especially if you are travelling with kids.
How to go from KL Sentral to Suria KLCC / Petronas Twin Towers
The easiest way to go to KLCC / Petronas Twin Towers from KL Sentral is by using the Rapid KL LRT Train (Kelana Jaya Line). This is the metro or subway train service for Kuala Lumpur.
From KL Sentral, go to the Rapid KL LRT Platform to board the LRT train to the Gombak direction (not Kelana Jaya direction). The LRT will bring you directly to KLCC station, which is only 5 stations away (KL Sentral -> Pasar Seni Station -> Masjid Jamek Station -> Dang Wangi Station -> Kampung Baru Station -> KLCC Station).
The KLCC LRT Station is directly connected underground to Suria KLCC shopping mall and Petronas Twin Towers. Aquaria KLCC and Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre is also connected to the station.
LRT Train Ticket Fare to KLCC from KL Sentral
The LRT Ticket can be purchased at KL Sentral LRT Platform, either from the ticket counter or through the ticketing vending machine. The one way fare from KL Sentral to KLCC Station is RM 1.60. Return ticket can also be purchased at KL Sentral or KLCC Station.
Timetable and Frequency of LRT Train from KL Sentral to KLCC
LRT Train service starts at 6.00am daily and ends at 11.55pm (11.25pm on Sunday and Public Holidays). Except Sunday and Public Holidays, the LRT train arrive every 3 to 6 minutes from 6am until 7pm and every 7 to 14 minutes from 7pm to 11.25pm. On Sunday and Public Holidays, the frequency of the train between 8 to 10 minutes. This makes it very convenient for anyone who wants to go from KL Sentral to Suria KLCC or Petronas Twin Tower to use the LRT as the service is very reliable, cheap and not affected by traffic jam during peak hours.
Taxi fare from KL Sentral to Suria KLCC
KL Sentral is not far from KLCC. It is only about 6 km away by car. If you don’t mind paying a little bit more, and prefer less walking, taxi could be a good option. The taxi fare to KLCC from KL Sentral is about RM11 to RM16 on a budget taxi, depending on the traffic condition. If you want more comfort, hire an executive taxi (usually blue in colour). Executive taxi from KL Sentral to KLCC will cost you about RM18-RM21. You can either buy a taxi coupon at the coupon taxi counter at KL Sentral, stop a taxi outside KL Sentral or use the MyTeksi mobile app available on both Android and IOS.
Getting Back From KLCC to KL Sentral
Getting from KLCC back to KL Sentral is the same as going to KLCC, but in reverse direction. For Rapid KL LRT Train, just embark the train at KLCC Station, which is directly connected to Suria KLCC. Take the train heading to the Kelana Jaya direction and disembark at the KL Sentral Station which is just five stations away.