Kegalle to Colombo

Kegalle to Colombo

  Oct 2, 2021, 4 trips (LKR 2,730 – LKR 0)

Other Options



1h Deps: 8:00, 18:15, 19:40

From LKR 2,730
Polgahawela, Kegalle
1h ride in train with Sri Lanka Railways
Colombo Fort
From LKR 3,595 per adult



From LKR 8,349
2h taxi ride with Stef Lanka Tours
Colombo Any Hotel
From LKR 8,349 vehicle, all incl

Kegalle to Colombo Schedule

Kegalle to Colombo Schedule
Transport NameRoute TimePrice
Stef Lanka Tours Comfort Any timeLKR 9,393
Sri Lanka Railways 1st Class Seat 08:00 - 09:00LKR 4,194
Sri Lanka Railways Second Class Seat 19:40 - 21:10LKR 2,730

Transportation from Kegalle to Colombo

  • Trains
    LKR 2,796
  • Buses are not avaliable
  • Ferries are not avaliable
  • Flights are not avaliable
  • Taxis are not avaliable

How to get from Kegalle to Colombo?

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

  • Train

How far is Kegalle from Colombo?

The overland distance from Kegalle to Colombo is 65 miles (104 km).
The flying distance is 43 miles (69 km).

How long does it take to get from Kegalle to Colombo?

The travel time from Kegalle to Colombo takes approximately 3 hours.

How much does it cost to get from Kegalle to Colombo?

To get from Kegalle to Colombo prepare to shell out about LKR 2,730 for your ticket.

How many trips per day are there from Kegalle to Colombo?

Trains always run on a set schedule - there are 1 departures a day.

Useful tips for travel from Kegalle to Colombo

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 Kegalle to Colombo?

Up to now, 588 booked train tickets from Kegalle to Colombo through our service. You can check reviews above.