There are 3 ways to get from Chavakachcheri to Sri Lanka by train, taxi or car

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Train  •  8 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Chavakachcheri to Colombo Fort Long Distance

$2 - $8

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Taxi  •  6 h 36 min

  1. Take a taxi from Chavakachcheri to Colombo 238.3 miles

$140 - $170

Drive  •  6 h 36 min

  1. Drive from Chavakachcheri to Colombo 238.3 miles

$28 - $45

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Chavakachcheri and arriving at Colombo Fort. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 8 h 36 min.

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The distance between Chavakachcheri and Sri Lanka is 279 km. The road distance is 381.3 km.

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The best way to get from Chavakachcheri to Sri Lanka without a car is to train which takes 8 h 36 min and costs .

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The train from Chavakachcheri to Colombo Fort takes 8 h 36 min including transfers and departs once daily.

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Chavakachcheri to Sri Lanka train services, operated by Sri Lanka Railways, depart from Chavakachcheri station.

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Chavakachcheri to Sri Lanka train services, operated by Sri Lanka Railways, arrive at Colombo Fort station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chavakachcheri to Sri Lanka is 381 km. It takes approximately 6 h 36 min to drive from Chavakachcheri to Sri Lanka.

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There are 1252+ hotels available in Sri Lanka. Prices start at $17 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Chavakachcheri to Sri Lanka.
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  • Distance: 174.2 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 36 min

What companies run services between Chavakachcheri, Sri Lanka and Sri Lanka?

Sri Lanka Railways operates a train from Chavakachcheri to Colombo once daily. Tickets cost $2 - $8 and the journey takes 8 h 36 min.

Train operators
Sri Lanka Railways
Website
railway.gov.lk
Train from Chavakachcheri to Colombo Fort
Ave. Duration
8 h 36 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$2 - $8
Schedules at
eservices.railway.gov.lk
3rd Class
$1 - $2
2nd Class
$2 - $4
1st Class
$5 - $8
Other operators
Taxi from Chavakachcheri to Colombo
Ave. Duration
6 h 36 min
Estimated price
$140 - $170

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