There are 5 ways to get from Colombo to Madhu Rd Station by train, bus, taxi, night train or car

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Train  •  2 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Colombo Fort to Madhu Road Long Distance

$1 - $5

4 alternative options

Bus, taxi  •  6 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Pettah CTB to Puttalam 4-7 / ...
  2. Take a taxi from Puttalam to Madhu Rd Station

$56 - $71

Night train  •  16 h 54 min

  1. Take the night train from Colombo Fort to Madhu Road Long Distance

$2 - $7

Taxi  •  4 h 50 min

  1. Take a taxi from Colombo to Madhu Rd Station 174.2 miles

$100 - $130

Drive  •  4 h 50 min

  1. Drive from Colombo to Madhu Rd Station 174.2 miles

$21 - $35

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The cheapest way to get from Colombo to Madhu Rd Station is to train which costs Rs. 240 - Rs. 800 and takes 2 h 58 min.

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The quickest way to get from Colombo to Madhu Rd Station is to train which costs Rs. 240 - Rs. 800 and takes 2 h 58 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Colombo Fort and arriving at Madhu Road. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 54 min.

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The distance between Colombo and Madhu Rd Station is 208 km. The road distance is 278.7 km.

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The best way to get from Colombo to Madhu Rd Station without a car is to train which takes 2 h 58 min and costs Rs. 240 - Rs. 800.

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The train from Colombo Fort to Madhu Road takes 2 h 54 min including transfers and departs twice daily.

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Colombo to Madhu Rd Station train services, operated by Sri Lanka Railways, depart from Colombo Fort station.

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Colombo to Madhu Rd Station train services, operated by Sri Lanka Railways, arrive at Madhu Road station.

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Map of how to get from Colombo to Madhu Rd Station.
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  • Distance: 129.8 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 58 min

What companies run services between Colombo, Sri Lanka and Madhu Rd Station, Sri Lanka?

Sri Lanka Railways operates a train from Colombo to Madhu Rd Station twice daily. Tickets cost $1 - $5 and the journey takes 2 h 54 min.

Train operators
Sri Lanka Railways
Website
railway.gov.lk
Train from Colombo Fort to Madhu Road
Ave. Duration
2 h 54 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$1 - $5
Schedules at
eservices.railway.gov.lk
3rd Class
$1 - $2
2nd Class
$1 - $3
1st Class
$3 - $5
Bus operators
National Transport Commission
Phone
+94 011-2587372
Email
info@ntc.gov.lk
Website
ntc.gov.lk
Bus from Pettah CTB to Puttalam
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
ntc.gov.lk
Standard
$1 - $2
Semi Lux
$1 - $2
AirCon
$1 - $3
Super Lux
$4
Other operators
Taxi from Puttalam to Madhu Rd Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Estimated price
$55 - $70
Casons Rent-A-Car
Phone
+94 11 4 405070
Website
casonscar.com

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