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

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Train  •  29 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

$3 - $4

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The cheapest way to get from Colombo to Ragama is to train which costs Rs. 20 - Rs. 80 and takes 29 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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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 29 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 best way to get from Colombo to Ragama without a car is to train which takes 29 min and costs Rs. 20 - Rs. 80.

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The train from Colombo Fort to Ragama takes 29 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Colombo to Ragama train services, operated by Sri Lanka Railways, depart from Colombo Fort station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Colombo to Ragama is 17 km. It takes approximately 18 min to drive from Colombo to Ragama.

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There are 1772+ hotels available in Ragama. Prices start at $20 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 8.4 miles
  • Duration: 29 min

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 29 min.

Train operators
Sri Lanka Railways
Website
railway.gov.lk
Train from Colombo Fort to Ragama
Ave. Duration
29 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
$3 - $4
Signup at
uber.com
INTERCITY GO
$11
uberTUK
$3 - $4
INTERCITY
$15 - $18
Budget Non Bag
$4 - $6
Zip
$4 - $6
Budget Bag
$5 - $7
HIRE GO
$4 - $6
UberGo
$4 - $6
Premium Bag
$6 - $9
2hr HIRE
$6 - $8
Premier
$5 - $8
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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