Situated and named after the town of Kempas in Johor Bahru district, there is a train station known as Kempas Baru Railway Station. This train station serves the KTM Intercity train services towards several places within the available train route for its travellers.
The former Kempas Lama Railway Station was said to be abolished by the Japanese during World War II but was then rebuilt after the war. However, the train station was demolished again a few years later. After years of abandonment, the Malayan Railways or KTMB built a new train station thus naming it into Kempas Baru Railway Station or “New Kempas Railway Station”.
If travellers are departing from KL city centre, take an ETS train from KL Sentral towards Gemas station; an interchange station in Negeri Sembilan. From Gemas take a train transfer via KTM Intercity train to get to Kempas Baru Railway Station. The train journey from KL Sentral towards Kempas Baru Railway Station via Gemas take approximately 6 to 7 hours to arrive.
If travellers wish to get to Kempas Baru Railway Station from KL city centre via bus service, you may take an express bus service departing from Terminal Bersepadu Selatan (TBS) towards the nearby Larkin Bus Terminal. From there, travellers can take a local bus, taxi or car-sharing ride to Kempas Baru Railway Station for about 15 minutes. Meanwhile, locals from Kluang shall take a bus from Kluang Bus Station directly towards Kempas Baru Railway Station. The journey takes about 1 hour and 30 minutes, all depending on the traffic situation.
Generally, every train stations in Malaysia is operated by the Malayan Railways or known as Keretapi Tanah Melayu Berhad (KTMB), including Kempas Baru Railway Station.
Being one of the main train stations in Johor, Kempas Baru Railway Station provides the necessary facilities for the public use. If travellers or locals wish to drive themselves to the train station, there is a parking space available within the premise.Top features:
Situated in Johor Bahru district, Kempas Baru Railway Station acts as one of the main train stations there is in Johor. This train station serves mostly the KTM Intercity train service to places available within the given train route on KTMB. Getting to Kempas Baru Railway Station is rather easy as well. It is accessible through ETS train service through a train transfer via Gemas station then directly towards Kempas Baru Railway Station.
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Kempas Permatang, 81200 Johor Bahru, Johor