Fort Railway Station to Trincomalee

Fort Railway Station to Trincomalee

  Oct 2, 2021, 1 trip (LKR 27,684 – LKR 0)

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4h 40m

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From LKR 27,684
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Colombo
4h 40m taxi ride with Ceylon Roots
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Trincomalee
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From LKR 27,684 vehicle, all incl

Fort Railway Station to Trincomalee Schedule

Fort Railway Station to Trincomalee Schedule
Transport NameRoute TimePrice
Ceylon Roots Van 6pax Any timeLKR 34,493

Transportation from Fort Railway Station to Trincomalee

Fort Railway Station to Trincomalee Destination Reviews

CJ
Bus VIP 32, Avro Travels (Avro Travels), Nov 22, 2019
Arrived on the correct minute
GS
Bus VIP 32, Avro Travels (Avro Travels), Jun 11, 2019
Comfortable bus, helpful staff. Journey took less than planned :)
KL
Bus VIP 32, Avro Travels (Avro Travels), Mar 26, 2019
Very helpful, helped us a lot.
SB
Bus VIP 32, Avro Travels (Avro Travels), Nov 27, 2018
The bus stop isnt where marled on the map. We nearly missed the bus because of this. The bus waits about 15 meters down from the main road in Frazer Avenue
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How to get from Fort Railway Station to Trincomalee

When you want to get from Fort Railway Station to Trincomalee, you have a few options to consider. Traveling between these destinations is possible by different means of transport:

  • Bus
  • Train
  • Taxi

If you’re looking for a quick trip, it’s recommended that you use Taxi. However, if you’d rather take your time with a slower, more affordable travel option, you can book a Train ticket.

The cost of travel will depend on the means of transport you choose for your trip. A taxi ticket is the most expensive option - it will cost you about LKR 34,493. If you want to save on transportation, it’s better to take a bus as a bus ticket costs as low as LKR 1,798.

How far is Fort Railway Station from Trincomalee?

If you’re traveling by land, it’s important to know the distance from Fort Railway Station to Trincomalee. Your trip will be a total of 193 miles (310 km). The flying distance is 149 miles (239 km).

How long does it take to get from Fort Railway Station to Trincomalee?

The travel time from Fort Railway Station to Trincomalee can vary depending on the mode of transportation you choose. All things considered, the whole journey should take from 5 to 8 hours.

How much does it cost to get from Fort Railway Station to Trincomalee?

The cost of the trip from Fort Railway Station to Trincomalee varies according to what means of transport you choose for your journey. The most affordable operator is Avro Travels: travelling by bus expect to pay as low as LKR 1,798 for your ticket.

However, if you’re after more upscale travel . The most expensive variant is to opt for a taxi - a one-way taxi ticket can cost as much as LKR 34,493.

Here is a chart of the average ticket prices and transportation options available from Fort Railway Station to Trincomalee:

  • Bus tickets - LKR 1,798 to LKR 1,798;
  • Train tickets - LKR 4,594 to LKR 4,594;

You can order a taxi, too - an estimated cost of the ride is from LKR 27,762 to LKR 34,553.

How many trips per day are there between Fort Railway Station and Trincomalee?

Depending on your choice of transportation, the number of daily trips varies.

  • Buses start plying the route from 22:30 - you can also take a bus as late as 22:50. There are 1 available bus trips every day.
  • Trains always run on a set schedule - there are 1 trains per day.

Taxis are a good option to consider for this route, too. Book a cab to take you from Colombo to Trincomalee any time of the day.

Which means of transport is the best for the route?

Buses

Taking a bus from Colombo to Trincomalee is cheaper than flying. Quite often, a long-distance bus is the cheapest transportation option. Buses normally make bathroom and/or lunch stops along the way.

Things to remember before opting for a bus ride:

  • If possible, make sure to choose higher-class buses for a more comfortable travel experience. Such buses often have an air conditioning system, soft reclining seats, Wi-Fi, bathrooms, etc.
  • As with plane tickets, buses are better booked in advance so that you can secure a good seat.
  • While booking a bus, keep in mind that delays are possible. Yet it still pays to get to the bus station at least 15 minutes prior to the scheduled departure.

Taxi

Catching a cab is the easiest way to get from Colombo to Trincomalee. It allows you to tailor-make your trip, plan all the detours and see all the places you want. You can choose the type and the size of your car as well to be as comfortable as you'd like to.

Depending on the route, it might cost as much as LKR 27,762.

Things to remember: It's a good idea to follow the route on Google Maps or any other GPS navigator.

Trains

Things to remember while choosing a 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’re in for a premium experience, consider getting a first class ticket. The price of first class tickets may include Wifi, and a choice of snacks and drinks.

The most popular transport from Fort Railway Station to Trincomalee

How to choose the most convenient way of travel from Fort Railway Station to Trincomalee? In order to make your choice of transportation easier, we asked 1000 users to range their preferences for this route. Here are the results of the poll:

  • 75% decided to go for a bus.
  • 25% users enjoyed a train ride.