It is setup to be a station which provides transfers between buses and trains. It is marked as the central point for most of Kuala Lumpur's rail-based public transportation, and it is also an important transitional point for inter-city trains serving Peninsular Malaysia and Singapore.
It has retail and food outlets as well as a food court, it was designed to accommodate 50 million passengers a year and up to 100 million by 2020.
KL Sentral Station also serves SkyBus coach service that connects passengers from Kuala Lumpur to the Low Cost Carrier Terminal (LCCT).
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KL Sentral Station is divided into separate sections for different types of rail services:
• Transit Concourse, Level 1: Urban public transit services such as the KTM Komuter, KLIA Transit and the Kelana Jaya Line light rail transit.
• Transit Concourse, Level 2: KTM inter-city trains.
• KL City Air Terminal (KL CAT): KLIA Ekspres, and the high-speed rail service to Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA).
SkyBus provides a point-to-point shuttle service from KL Sentral to the new Low Cost Carrier Terminal (LCC-T) and vice versa. SkyBus boasts a fleet of 40-seater air-conditioned coaches with adequate luggage space. The journey between KL Sentral and LCC-T is estimated at 1 hour 15 minutes.