There are 4 ways to get from Colombo to Yala Junction by train, taxi, bus or car
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Train, taxi • 1h 20m
$8 - $11
3 alternative options
Line 99 bus, taxi • 1h
$10 - $13
Taxi • 49m
$14 - $17
Drive • 49m
$3 - $6
Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Colombo to Yala Junction is to drive which costs Rs. 600 - Rs. 900 and takes 49m.
The quickest way to get from Colombo to Yala Junction is to taxi which costs Rs. 2400 - Rs. 2900 and takes 49m.
The distance between Colombo and Yala Junction is 39 km. The road distance is 46.3 km.
The best way to get from Colombo to Yala Junction without a car is to train and taxi which takes 1h 20m and costs Rs. 1400 - Rs. 1900.
It takes approximately 1h 20m to get from Colombo to Yala Junction, including transfers.
Yes, the driving distance between Colombo to Yala Junction is 46 km. It takes approximately 49m to drive from Colombo to Yala Junction.
There are 307+ hotels available in Yala Junction. Prices start at $25 USD per night.
What companies run services between Colombo, Sri Lanka and Yala Junction, Sri Lanka?
There is no direct connection from Colombo to Yala Junction. However, you can take the train to Panadura then take the taxi to Yala Junction. Alternatively, you can take the line 99 bus to Maharagama then take the taxi to Yala Junction.
Train from Colombo Fort to Panadura
- Ave. Duration
- Every 30 minutes
- Estimated price
- Schedules at
- 3rd Class
- 2nd Class
- 1st Class
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