Batang Benar Komuter station

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 KB09 
Batang Benar
KTM Komuter regional rail station
Station statistics
Address Batang Benar, Negeri Sembilan, Malaysia.
Coordinates 2°49′48″N 101°49′36″E / 2.83000°N 101.82667°E / 2.83000; 101.82667Coordinates: 2°49′48″N 101°49′36″E / 2.83000°N 101.82667°E / 2.83000; 101.82667
Line(s) Rawang-Seremban Line (KTM Komuter).
Platforms 2 side platforms.
Tracks 4
Parking Available
Other information
Rebuilt 1995
Electrified 1995
Owned by Keretapi Tanah Melayu
Services
Preceding station   Keretapi Tanah Melayu (Komuter)   Following station
towards Rawang
Rawang-Seremban Route
towards Rembau

Batang Benar Komuter station is a KTM Komuter train station located near and named after the small town of Batang Benar, Negeri Sembilan. The station is situated off the 4th kilometre of Jalan Pajam, 4 kilometres from the old town of Nilai and the Nilai Komuter station.

The station primarily serves Rawang-Seremban Line train services. In addition, the station is situated along a four-lane railway network (consisting of two acceptance routes at both sides and two basic routes in the middle), in charge of managing railway switches and supports a small railway staff. The station has only two platforms for northbound or southbound passengers.

The station is located close to a hillside rock quarry visible from the railroad and station. As such, the station's line is also used to hold hopper cars that receive pebbles from the mine via lorries.