Sri Lanka Railways
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Peradenya, Kandy

Badulla to Kandy Schedule

Badulla to Kandy Schedule
Transport NameRoute TimePrice
Sri Lanka Railways 1st Class Seat 05:45 - 12:38LKR 3,439
Sri Lanka Railways 1st Class Seat 08:30 - 15:51LKR 3,439

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How to get from Badulla to Kandy?

When you want to get from Badulla to Kandy, your choices are limited. There is only one option we offer for this route:

  • Train

How far is Badulla from Kandy?

The overland distance from Badulla to Kandy is 229 miles (368 km).
The flying distance is 37 miles (59 km).

How long does it take to get from Badulla to Kandy?

The travel time from Badulla to Kandy takes 8 hours in media.

How much does it cost to get from Badulla to Kandy?

To get from Badulla to Kandy prepare to shell out about LKR 2,468 for your ticket.

How many trips per day are there from Badulla to Kandy?

Trains always run on a set schedule - there are 4 departures a day.

Useful tips for travel from Badulla to Kandy

While train is the only option we offer for this route, these simple tips and recommendations will help enhance your travel experience.


Things to remember before buying your train ticket:

  • Consider everything carefully while choosing the class of your train travel.
  • In most cases, the second class is comfortable enough - it features 2 or 4 berths in each compartment and is often air-conditioned.
  • If you are in for a premium experience, opt for a first class ticket. The price of first class tickets may include Wifi and a choice of snacks and drinks.

Do many travellers take train from Badulla to Kandy?

Up to now, 522 booked train tickets from Badulla to Kandy through our service. You can check reviews above.