There are 3 ways to get from Dambulla to Trincomalee by night train, taxi or car

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Night train  •  3 h 29 min

  1. Take the night train from Kekirawa to Trincomalee Night Mail Train

$14 - $17

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  1 h 43 min

  1. Take a taxi from Dambulla to Trincomalee 69.1 miles

$40 - $55

Drive  •  1 h 43 min

  1. Drive from Dambulla to Trincomalee 69.1 miles

$8 - $13

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The distance between Dambulla and Trincomalee is 102 km. The road distance is 110.6 km.

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The best way to get from Dambulla to Trincomalee without a car is to night train which takes 3 h 29 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 29 min to get from Dambulla to Trincomalee, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Dambulla to Trincomalee is 111 km. It takes approximately 1 h 43 min to drive from Dambulla to Trincomalee.

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There are 272+ hotels available in Trincomalee. Prices start at $17 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Dambulla to Trincomalee.
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  • Distance: 63.6 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 29 min

What companies run services between Dambulla, Sri Lanka and Trincomalee, Sri Lanka?

Sri Lanka Railways operates a vehicle from Dambulla to Trincomalee once daily. Tickets cost $1 - $2 and the journey takes 3 h 3 min.

Train operators
Sri Lanka Railways
Website
railway.gov.lk
Night train from Kekirawa to Trincomalee
Ave. Duration
3 h 3 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
eservices.railway.gov.lk
3rd Class
$1
2nd Class
$1
1st Class
$1 - $2
Other operators
Taxi from Dambulla to Trincomalee
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Sri Derana
Phone
+94 81 4 915915
Website
sriderana.com

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