KL Sentral-Subang airport train service starts May 1

KUALA LUMPUR: The Skypark Link train service from KL Sentral to the Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah Airport in Subang will start on Tuesday.

It is an alternative mode of transport for the public to get from KL Sentral to the Skypark Terminal that’s part of the main airport from which some low-cost carriers, such as Malindo Air and Firefly operate.

The Skypark Terminal is located 300 metres from the main airport terminal and the public can make their way to it easily as there is a covered walkway with lifts and travellators available.

Keretapi Tanah Melayu Berhad (KTMB) general manager for procurement Mohd Hider Yusoff said the service will be free of charge from May 1 -31.

“The frequency will be at 60-180 minute intervals until May 31. From June 1, the frequency will be at hourly intervals,” he told a press conference after making a visit to the Skypark Terminal Station today.

Meanwhile, Mohd Hider said 1,400 additional tickets for the ETS service from Kuala Lumpur to Butterworth for journeys on May 8 and 9 in conjunction with polling day in the 14th general election were available and could be bought from April 30 at KTM counters.