There are 4 ways to get from Batticaloa to Kandy by plane, train, taxi or car
Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.
Fly • 1h 8m
Rs. 15168 - Rs. 73835
Train • 7h 14m
Rs. 3489 - Rs. 4377
2 alternative options
Taxi • 3h 21m
Rs. 13000 - Rs. 16000
Drive • 3h 21m
Rs. 2500 - Rs. 3800
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Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Batticaloa to Kandy is to drive which costs Rs. 2500 - Rs. 3800 and takes 3h 21m.
The quickest way to get from Batticaloa to Kandy is to fly which costs Rs. 15000 - Rs. 75000 and takes 1h 8m.
The distance between Batticaloa and Kandy is 126 km. The road distance is 184 km.
The best way to get from Batticaloa to Kandy without a car is to train which takes 7h 14m and costs Rs. 3400 - Rs. 4400.
It takes approximately 1h 8m to get from Batticaloa to Kandy, including transfers.
The best way to get from Batticaloa to Kandy is to fly which takes 1h 8m and costs Rs. 15000 - Rs. 75000. Alternatively, you can train, which costs Rs. 3400 - Rs. 4400 and takes 7h 14m.
The quickest flight from Batticaloa Airport to Kandy Airport is the direct flight which takes 30 min.
Yes, the driving distance between Batticaloa to Kandy is 184 km. It takes approximately 3h 21m to drive from Batticaloa to Kandy.
SriLankan Airlines offers flights from Batticaloa Airport to Kandy Airport.
There are 1122+ hotels available in Kandy. Prices start at Rs. 17500 per night.
What companies run services between Batticaloa, Sri Lanka and Kandy, Sri Lanka?
SriLankan Airlines flies from Batticaloa to Kandy once daily. Alternatively, Sri Lanka Railways operates a train from Batticaloa Station to Kurunegala Station twice daily. Tickets cost Rs. 480 - Rs. 800 and the journey takes 6h 34m.
Flights from Batticaloa to Kandy
- Ave. Duration
- 30 min
- Every day
- Estimated price
- Rs. 12000 - Rs. 70000
Train from Batticaloa Station to Kurunegala Station
- Ave. Duration
- 6h 34m
- Twice daily
- Estimated price
- Rs. 480 - Rs. 800
- Schedules at
- 3rd Class Fare
- Rs. 480 - Rs. 650
- 2nd Class Fare
- Rs. 550 - Rs. 800
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More Questions & Answers
The best way to get from Batticaloa to Batticaloa Airport is to taxi which takes 5 min and costs Rs. 1400 - Rs. 1800.