There are 5 ways to get from Bentota to Kandy by train, taxi, car or plane

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What companies run services between Bentota, Southern, Sri Lanka and Kandy, Sri Lanka?

You can take a train from Bentota to Kandy via Colombo Fort in around 5 h 17 min.

Airlines
SriLankan Airlines
Website
srilankan.com
Flights from Diyawanna Oya to Katugastota
Avg. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $290
Cinnamon Air
Website
cinnamonair.com
Flights from Diyawanna Oya to Katugastota
Avg. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$13 - $140
Train operators
Sri Lanka Railways
Website
railway.gov.lk
Train from Aluthgama to Colombo Fort
Avg. Duration
1 h 46 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
eservices.railway.gov.lk
3rd Class
$1
2nd Class
$1
1st Class
$1 - $2
Train from Colombo Fort to Kandy
Avg. 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
Avg. 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
Other operators
Taxi
Avg. Duration
2 h 43 min
Estimated price
$85 - $110

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Bentota to Kandy?

The distance between Bentota and Kandy is 120 km. The road distance is 178 km.

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

The cheapest way to get from Bentota to Kandy is to train which costs Rs. 470 and takes 5 h 17 min.

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

The quickest way to get from Bentota to Kandy is to taxi and train which takes 1 h 16 min and costs Rs. 6500.

Is there a direct train between Bentota and Kandy?

No, there is no direct train from Bentota to Kandy. However, there are services departing from Aluthgama and arriving at Kandy via Colombo Fort. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 17 min.

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

It takes approximately 5 h 17 min to get from Bentota to Kandy, including transfers.