There are 5 ways to get from Colombo to Rambukkana Station by train, taxi, car or plane

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Train  •  1 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Colombo Fort to Rambukkana Express Train / ...

$1 - $2

4 alternative options

Taxi  •  1 h 40 min

  1. Take a taxi from Colombo to Rambukkana Station 57.8 miles

$40 - $50

Drive  •  1 h 40 min

  1. Drive from Colombo to Rambukkana Station 57.8 miles

$7 - $11

Fly to Katugastota  •  1 h 30 min

  1. Fly from Diyawanna Oya (DWO) to Katugastota (KDZ) DWO - KDZ

$37 - $168

Fly to Hatton, taxi  •  2 h 29 min

  1. Fly from Diyawanna Oya (DWO) to Hatton (NUF) DWO - NUF
  2. Take a taxi from Hatton to Rambukkana Station

$62 - $249

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Colombo to Rambukkana Station is to train which costs Rs. 80 - Rs. 280 and takes 1 h 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Colombo to Rambukkana Station is to train which takes 1 h 25 min and costs Rs. 80 - Rs. 280.

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The distance between Colombo and Rambukkana Station is 74 km. The road distance is 92 km.

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The train from Colombo Fort to Rambukkana takes 1 h 25 min including transfers and departs every four hours.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Colombo Fort and arriving at Rambukkana. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 25 min.

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

Sri Lanka Railways operates a train from Colombo to Rambukkana Station every 4 hours. Tickets cost $1 - $2 and the journey takes 1 h 25 min. Alternatively, SriLankan Airlines and Cinnamon Air fly from Colombo to Rambukkana Station 4 times a day.

Airlines
SriLankan Airlines
Website
srilankan.com
Flights from Diyawanna Oya to Katugastota
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $290
Flights from Diyawanna Oya to Hatton
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $360
Cinnamon Air
Website
cinnamonair.com
Flights from Diyawanna Oya to Katugastota
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$13 - $140
Flights from Diyawanna Oya to Hatton
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$18 - $190
Train operators
Sri Lanka Railways
Website
railway.gov.lk
Train from Colombo Fort to Rambukkana
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
eservices.railway.gov.lk
3rd Class
$1
2nd Class
$1
1st Class
$1 - $2
Other operators
Taxi from Colombo to Rambukkana Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Colombo Taxi
Phone
+94 11 43 43 475
Website
colombotaxicabs.com

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