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KLIA Express ERL Train New Ticket Price

New Ticket Price for KLIA Express ERL Train

Most Malaysians and foreigners have enjoyed the RM35 one way KLIA Express fare for the last 14 years and come this 1st January 2016, the KLIA Express ERL Train will have a new ticket price of RM55.00 one way which is a huge RM20.00 increase from old KLIA express price of RM35.00 one way. With the new increase, frequent travelers would feel the pinch as an extra RM20.00 one way, could be spent on many other things like food and drinks. 

The CEO of ERL has also mentioned that originally, the price was supposed to be revised to RM64 based on the terms of the concession agreement however, KLIA Express is still one of the worlds lowest airport rail transfers. In  Touch N Go users are still entitled to the 10% discount for the promotion period and for purchasing the two-way ticket, passengers can save RM10 as an overall discount. 

New Ticket Price for KLIA Express
Inside the KLIA Express Train
KLIA Express ERL Train New Ticket Price 

• KL Sentral - KLIA, KLIA 2 Adult: RM55.00 one way, RM100.00 two way
• KL Sentral - KLIA, KLIA 2 Child: RM25.00 one way, RM50.00 two way
• Daily Commuters: A new TravelCard with discounts of 17% – 83%
• Senior Citizens and Disabled Persons: Discounts of 30% on one-way fares on the KLIA Transit
• Website Purchase: RM90.00 for return ticket
• Credit Card Promotions: RM80.00 for return ticket during promotion

KLIA Express is the 2nd lowest airport train service in the world
KLIA Express is the 2nd lowest airport train service in the world
Additional Information

• The KLIA Express train takes only 28 minutes from the city to the airport and back.
• For transfers from KLIA to KLIA2, you can take the same ERL Express which cost RM2.00 (adult) and RM1.00 (child) one way. The journey takes around 3-5 minutes only. 
• The FREE shuttle service from KLIA to KLIA 2 is no longer available. 
• There is a shuttle bus to KLIA 2 from the bus terminal at KLIA which cost RM1.00. 

New Ticket Price for KLIA Express Train
The new KLIA Express ticket pricing list for 2016
According to sources, the new KLIA Express ticket price increase has been approved by the government through the Land Public Transport Commission (SPAD) in accordance with Section 120 of the Land Public Transport Act 2010. For more information, see the official website - http://www.kliaekspres.com/2015/12/erl-revises-fares-14-years/

Alternatively, you can still take the KLIA airport bus transfers from KL Sentral or even One Utama Shopping Mall at Bandar Utama in Petaling Jaya as the prices are around RM10-12 one way. The journey for the KLIA bus is around 60 minutes one way and bus frequencies are every 15 minutes from KL Sentral while it is hourly from Bandar Utama.

For the early part of the year, most travelers will feel the pinch on the KLIA Express ERL Train new Ticket Price but eventually as Malaysia increased all the transportation fees and so on, we will get used to it. Again, if you are traveling in a group of no more than four, it would be a smart decision to simply take a taxi to the airport which cost only around RM90 to RM130 either way, so the choice is up to you. 


Bouhedli Mohamed Nassim said...


Anonymous said...

Cab to Sentral + 55rm for the ticket. Or Grab at 65rm. No brainer. Good luck with that 70% increase.