Travel from Chennai to Jaffna

How to get from Chennai to Jaffna?

There is no direct connection from Chennai to Jaffna. However, you can take the train to Madras airport, fly to Sigiriya, take the taxi to Galgamuwa, take the train to Kokuvil, then take the taxi to Jaffna. Alternatively, you can take the train to Madras airport, fly to Colombo, take the line 187 bus to Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal, take the walk to Colombo Fort, take the train to Kokuvil, then take the taxi to Jaffna.

How to get from Chennai to Jaffna

From Chennai Fort train to Madras airport, fly to Sigiriya airport, taxi to Galgamuwa, train to Kokuvil, then taxi to Jaffna. 13 h 39 min $288. From Chennai Fort train to Madras airport, fly to Colombo airport, line 187 bus to Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal, walk to Colombo Fort, train to Kokuvil, then taxi to Jaffna. 12 h 42 min $96.