Bukit Mertajam Railway Station (GPS: 5.3664, 100.44783) is a train station in the town of Bukit Mertajam. It is unique in that it serves as an interchange for the railway line connecting the main line to the branch line that goes to the Butterworth Railway Station. The present station was built in 2013 in anticipation of the introduction of the Electric Train Service through it. The new station is located in Permatang Rawa, to the west of the old station.
Waiting Room at the Bukit Mertajam Railway Station (17 July, 2015)
The railway line at the Bukit Mertajam Railway Station (17 July, 2015)
The train at Bukit Mertajam Railway Station visible between the platform shelters (17 July, 2015)
Train (not the ETS) at Bukit Mertajam Railway Station (17 July, 2015)
Wheels of a rail cart at Bukit Mertajam Railway Station (17 July, 2015)
The new Bukit Mertajam Railway Station is located off Jalan Muthu Palaniappan. If you are coming from Butterworth, be on the lookout for the turning in to the railway station on your right. If coming from Bukit Mertajam town, the turning is on your left. See street view of the junction below.
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