Keretapi Tanah Melayu (KTM) has announced that it will be offering a 50% discount on fares for its KTM Komuter service from Padang Besar and Gemas stations. The discount is applicable starting from February 1 to February 29, 2016.

In a statement released by KTM, it stated, “the 50% discount is applicable for the first train trip from Padang Besar to Butterworth at 5.45am. While the first train from Gemas to Seremban/KL Sentral is at 5.05am.” It added that the promotion is for a one-way and two-way train ride from the two stations.

Last year, KTM introduced six new routes for its Electric Train Service (ETS). On October 10, trains began plying the Gemas-Padang Besar, Gemas-Butterworth and Butterworth-Padang Besar routes, with fares costing RM102 for the Gemas-Padang Besar service, while the Gemas-Butterworth route is priced at RM83.