On 10 September 2019, KTMB upload a teaser video on Youtube showing their latest Business Class for Electric Train Service (ETS). The teaser received over 25,994 views and 61 comments. Take a look on the teaser below.
Starting from 11 October 2019, KTMB announced that ETS Business Class will be officially operating – offering various top-notch facilities. Similar experience as you board a flight.
Now, you can enjoy ETS Business Class from KL to Perlis
The new business class has bigger seats and spacious legroom for comfort. The new coach also features several new and modern amenities for passengers.
Passengers can enjoy in-train entertainment and most importantly, free WiFi connection. The new business coach comes with a USB and power supply located next to the seat.
Enjoy delicious local dishes
Passengers will get in-cabin dining showcasing Malaysian signature dish. According to one of the passengers who has tried the service, he shared that he was given a light snack 30 minutes after the train departs and a full meal in the middle of the journey. The dishes are included with the ticket purchased.
The Business Class also has onboard assistance where you can request for menu or tea and coffee.
Single seats that can recline and rotate
Out of all 36 seats, 12 are individual seats, while the remaining 24 are pair seats. Each seat can also be rotated according to the direction of the moving train. So, there are no more cases where the train is moving forward, but passengers have to face the opposite direction.
Everyone is welcomed to board the Business Class
In conjunction with the launch, adults can purchase one-way tickets at a RM50 promotional price for KL Sentral – Ipoh, Perak or RM112 for KL Sentral – Padang Besar, Perlis. Seniors, government retirees, individuals with disabilities and children between the ages of four and 12 are eligible for a 50 per cent concession discount. Furthermore, no fee will be charged to children between the ages of one and three (without a seat).
For more information regarding ETS Business Class, you can click here