Kuala Lumpur, 20th March 2015 – Express Rail Link Sdn. Bhd. (ERL) continues to provide the fastest way to catch the Formula 1 race at the Sepang International Circuit (SIC) with the KLIA Transit Petronas Malaysia Grand Prix Transfer Package. From 27th to 29th March 2015, F1 fans coming for the 2015 Formula 1 Petronas Malaysia Grand Prix are encouraged to take the KLIA Transit Petronas Malaysia Grand Prix Transfer Package, still the most reliable and convenient way to see the race.
The transfer package is a combination of a train ride on the KLIA Transit and a dedicated shuttle bus service, to take passengers speedily from KL Sentral Station to SIC in just 50 minutes. KL Sentral to KLIA: 35 minutes journey on KLIA Transit. KLIA to SIC: 15 minutes journey by dedicated shuttle bus service.
The shuttle bus will depart from KLIA Main Terminal Building, Level 1 (Coach Bay). After the race, passengers can just head back to the same drop-off location at the bus boarding point in SIC to return to KLIA, to take the return ride on KLIA Transit.
The three types of KLIA Transit Petronas Malaysia Grand Prix Transfer Packages are: RM150 for return trips on all three days (27th to 29th March 2015) RM120 for return trips on Saturday & Sunday (28th & 29th March 2015) RM35 one-way trip on any one of the three days
These packages are available for sale at the following outlets: Selected KLIA Transit and KLIA Ekspres Ticket Counters at KL Sentral, KLIA and KLIA2. Online at www.sepangcircuit.com. Authorized sales agents (passengers can check with the hotel Front Desk or travel agency if they are a sales agent).
For passengers who purchased the transfer package online, they simply need to print the online vouchers and redeem them for actual KLIA Transit Petronas Malaysia Grand Prix Transfer Package tickets at one of the designated counters in KL Sentral, KLIA and KLIA2.
Children below 7 years old travel for free when accompanied by a full-paying adult (one child per adult), and the full package price is applicable for those 7 years old and above. Fans who prefer to drive to Sepang have the option to park at KLIA to avoid the traffic congestion at SIC, and can just buy the shuttle bus ticket at the bus boarding point in KLIA at RM10 per trip, based on space availability.
For train schedules and more information on the KLIA Transit Petronas Malaysia Grand Prix Transfer Package, log on to www.KLIAekspres.com
About Express Rail Link
Express Rail Link (ERL) is the operator of KLIA Ekspres and KLIA Transit high-speed train services that connect Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA & KLIA2) and the city. The non-stop 57-km journey on KLIA Ekspres between KL Sentral and KLIA takes only 28 minutes. Passengers can also take a 3-minute ride between KLIA2 and KLIA. The KLIA Transit service stops at three intermediate stations i.e. Bandar Tasik Selatan, Putrajaya & Cyberjaya and Salak Tinggi. The total journey time between KL Sentral and KLIA2 is 39 minutes. ERL is proud to have maintained an impeccable 99.7% on-time service performance.
ERL has received numerous awards at the prestigious Global AirRail Awards which included the Best Customer Service Award for KLIA Ekspres VIP Service (2011), Personality of the Year for Noormah Mohd Noor, Chief Executive Officer of ERL (2011), the coveted North Star AirRail Link of the Year (2012) and the Environmental Commitment Award in 2013. ERL was once again named AirRail Link of the Year at the Global AirRail Awards 2014 in Oslo. ERL won the Best Human Capital Management Award (Rail Industry) at the LPT Symposium 2013 Industry Awards and recently won the Best Operator – Intercity & Urban Rail Award LPT Symposium Gala Dinner 2014 awarded by Suruhanjaya Pengangkutan Awam Darat (SPAD). ERL welcomed its 50 millionth passenger in March 2014.