There are 6 ways to get from Ahangama to Kandy by bus, taxi, train, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Bus, taxi  •  7 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Matara Bus Station to Wellawaya 35-3 / ...
  2. Take a taxi from Wellawaya to Kandy

$84 - $103

Cheapest option

Train  •  6 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Ahangama to Colombo Fort Colombo Commuter / ...
  2. Take the train from Colombo Fort to Kandy A.C. - Intercity / ...

$2 - $6

4 alternative options

Taxi  •  3 h 25 min

  1. Take a taxi from Ahangama to Kandy 147.9 miles

$110 - $140

Drive  •  3 h 25 min

  1. Drive from Ahangama to Kandy 147.9 miles

$17 - $26

Fly from Koggala, taxi, train  •  2 h 23 min

  1. Fly from Koggala (KCT) to Diyawanna Oya (DWO) KCT - DWO
  2. Take a taxi from Diyawanna Oya to Godagama
  3. Take the train from Godagama to Kandy

$30 - $216

Train, fly to Katugastota  •  4 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Ahangama to Colombo Fort
  2. Fly from Diyawanna Oya (DWO) to Katugastota (KDZ) DWO - KDZ

$24 - $157

What companies run services between Ahangama, Sri Lanka and Kandy, Sri Lanka?

You can take a train from Ahangama to Kandy via Colombo Fort in around 6 h 42 min.

Airlines
Cinnamon Air
Website
cinnamonair.com
Flights from Koggala to Diyawanna Oya
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$19 - $200
Flights from Diyawanna Oya to Katugastota
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$13 - $140
SriLankan Airlines
Website
srilankan.com
Flights from Diyawanna Oya to Katugastota
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $290
Train operators
Sri Lanka Railways
Website
railway.gov.lk
Train from Ahangama to Colombo Fort
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
eservices.railway.gov.lk
3rd Class
$1
2nd Class
$1 - $2
1st Class
$2 - $3
Train from Colombo Fort to Kandy
Ave. Duration
2 h 31 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
eservices.railway.gov.lk
3rd Class
$1
2nd Class
$1 - $2
1st Class
$1 - $3
Train from Godagama to Kandy
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
eservices.railway.gov.lk
3rd Class
$1
2nd Class
$1 - $2
1st Class
$2 - $3
Bus operators
National Transport Commission
Phone
+94 011-2587372
Email
info@ntc.gov.lk
Website
ntc.gov.lk
Bus from Matara Bus Station to Wellawaya
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
ntc.gov.lk
Standard
$1 - $2
Semi Lux
$1 - $2
AirCon
$2 - $3
Super Lux
$4
Other operators
Taxi from Wellawaya to Kandy
Ave. Duration
2 h 48 min
Estimated price
$70 - $85

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Ahangama to Kandy?

The distance between Ahangama and Kandy is 150 km. The road distance is 237 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Ahangama to Kandy?

The cheapest way to get from Ahangama to Kandy is to train which costs Rs. 280 - Rs. 900 and takes 6 h 42 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Ahangama to Kandy?

The quickest way to get from Ahangama to Kandy is to fly and taxi and train which takes 2 h 23 min and costs Rs. 4600 - Rs. 34000.

Is there a direct train between Ahangama and Kandy?

No, there is no direct train from Ahangama to Kandy. However, there are services departing from Ahangama and arriving at Kandy via Colombo Fort. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 42 min.

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

It takes approximately 7 h 12 min to get from Ahangama to Kandy, including transfers.