There are 4 ways to get from Colombo to Ragama by train, taxi, car or towncar

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Train  •  31 min

  1. Take the train from Colombo Fort to Ragama Colombo Commuter / ...

$1

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  18 min

  1. Take a taxi from Colombo to Ragama 10.4 miles

$5 - $7

Drive  •  18 min

  1. Drive from Colombo to Ragama 10.4 miles

$1 - $2

Uber  •  18 min

  1. Take an Uber from Colombo to Ragama 10.4 miles

$4 - $6

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Colombo to Ragama is to train which costs Rs. 20 - Rs. 80 and takes 31 min.

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The quickest way to get from Colombo to Ragama is to taxi which costs Rs. 900 - Rs. 1100 and takes 18 min.

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The distance between Colombo and Ragama is 13 km. The road distance is 16.6 km.

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The train from Colombo Fort to Ragama takes 31 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Colombo Fort and arriving at Ragama. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 31 min.

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What companies run services between Colombo, Sri Lanka and Ragama, Sri Lanka?

Sri Lanka Railways operates a train from Colombo to Ragama every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $1 and the journey takes 31 min.

Train operators
Sri Lanka Railways
Website
railway.gov.lk
Train from Colombo Fort to Ragama
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
eservices.railway.gov.lk
3rd Class
$1
2nd Class
$1
1st Class
$1
Other operators
Uber Colombo
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Colombo to Ragama
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Signup at
uber.com
INTERCITY GO
$23
ZIP
$4 - $6
uberGO
$5 - $7
INTERCITY
$34
PREMIER
$7 - $9
Taxi from Colombo to Ragama
Ave. Duration
18 min
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Colombo Taxi
Phone
+94 11 43 43 475
Website
colombotaxicabs.com

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