Eastern & Oriental Express train journey: Singapore -> Kuala Lumpur (KL) in Malaysia (day trip)

With its elegant cream and green carriages, exquisite interiors and nostalgic atmosphere, the Eastern & Oriental Express recalls a more romantic era of travel. Experience the impeccable service and renowned cuisine of Asiaís only luxury train on a day trip from Singapore to Kuala Lumpur.

Check-in at the iconic Raffles Hotel for a complimentary transfer to Singapore's Woodlands Train Checkpoint (WTCP), from where the Eastern & Oriental Express departs mid-afternoon. Having been welcomed onboard the gleaming carriages, settle into your asigned compartment, then head to the open-air viewing deck area of the Observation Car from which you can enjoy the passing scenery and panoramic views as the train crosses into Malaysia via the causeway over the Straits of Johor. There is also ample time to visit the Saloon Car Reading Room with its varied library, and browse for gifts and mementoes in the Boutique. Relive the tradition of a refined afternoon tea, then dress for dinner, which is served in one of the opulent dining cars. Follow this with a relaxing evening in the Bar Car in the company of the train's resident pianist. Disembark before midnight at Kuala Lumpurís magnificent Moorish-style old station.

Timetable arrive depart
Singapore (Raffles Hotel)
               (Woodlands TCP)
Kuala Lumpur
Timings shown for guidance purposes; exact timings confimed when booking.
Eastern & Oriental train picture

Departure dates from Singapore: (schedule subject to change)

August:Friday 22
September:Saturday 20
October:Friday 3
November:Saturday 1, Monday 10, Wednesday 26
December:Monday 29

Fare 2014: S$ 620 Pullman compartment
                   S$ 980 State compartment
Fare quoted in Singapore dollars (S$) per person.
Inclusive of afternoon tea, dinner, and use of a compartment.