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

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Train via Polgahawela  •  2h 29m

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

$10 - $14

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Train  •  2h 27m

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

$1 - $2

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  1h 40m

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

$35 - $45

Drive  •  1h 40m

  1. Drive from Colombo to Rambukkana Station 57.8 miles

$7 - $11

Fly  •  1h 30m

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

$34 - $167

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The cheapest way to get from Colombo to Rambukkana Station is to train which costs Rs. 80 - Rs. 280 and takes 2h 27m.

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The quickest way to get from Colombo to Rambukkana Station is to fly which costs Rs. 5500 - Rs. 29000 and takes 1h 30m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Colombo Fort and arriving at Rambukkana. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2h 27m.

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The distance between Colombo and Rambukkana Station is 74 km. The road distance is 92.5 km.

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The best way to get from Colombo to Rambukkana Station without a car is to train which takes 2h 29m and costs Rs. 1800 - Rs. 2500.

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It takes approximately 2h 29m to get from Colombo to Rambukkana Station, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Colombo to Rambukkana Station is to train which takes 2h 29m and costs Rs. 1800 - Rs. 2500. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs Rs. 5500 - Rs. 29000 and takes 1h 30m.

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The quickest flight from Diyawanna Oya Airport to Katugastota Airport is the direct flight which takes 30m.

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

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Map of how to get from Colombo to Rambukkana Station.
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  • Distance: 46.1 miles
  • Duration: 2h 29m

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

Sri Lanka Railways operates a train from Colombo to Rambukkana Station hourly. Tickets cost $1 - $2 and the journey takes 2h 6m. Alternatively, Cinnamon Air flies from Colombo to Rambukkana Station twice daily.

Airlines
Cinnamon Air
Website
cinnamonair.com
Flights from Diyawanna Oya to Katugastota
Ave. Duration
30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$13 - $140
Train operators
Sri Lanka Railways
Website
railway.gov.lk
Train from Colombo Fort to Polgahawela
Ave. Duration
2h 6m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
eservices.railway.gov.lk
3rd Class
$1
2nd Class
$1
1st Class
$1 - $2
Train from Colombo Fort to Rambukkana
Ave. Duration
2h 27m
Frequency
Hourly
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
1h 40m
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Colombo Taxi
Phone
+94 11 43 43 475
Website
colombotaxicabs.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Colombo to Rambukkana Station is 92 km. It takes approximately 1h 40m to drive from Colombo to Rambukkana Station.

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Cinnamon Air offers flights from Diyawanna Oya Airport to Katugastota Airport.

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There are 168+ hotels available in Rambukkana Station. Prices start at $15 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Colombo to Diyawanna Oya Airport is to taxi which takes 10m and costs Rs. 550 - Rs. 700.

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