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There are 4 ways to get from Fort Station to Bambalapitiya by train, taxi, towncar or foot

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Train  •  10 min

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

$1

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  7 min

  1. Take a taxi from Fort Station to Bambalapitiya 4 miles

$2 - $3

Uber  •  7 min

  1. Take an Uber from Fort Station to Bambalapitiya 4 miles

$1 - $2

Walk  •  1 h 5 min

  1. Walk from Fort Station to Bambalapitiya 3.4 miles

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Fort Station to Bambalapitiya is to train which costs Rs. 10 - Rs. 50 and takes 10 min.

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The quickest way to get from Fort Station to Bambalapitiya is to taxi which costs Rs. 420 - Rs. 550 and takes 7 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Colombo Fort and arriving at Bambalapitiya. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 10 min.

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The distance between Fort Station and Bambalapitiya is 4 km.

The best way to get from Fort Station to Bambalapitiya without a car is to train which takes 10 min and costs Rs. 10 - Rs. 50.

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The train from Colombo Fort to Bambalapitiya takes 10 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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

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Fort Station to Bambalapitiya train services, operated by Sri Lanka Railways, arrive at Bambalapitiya station.

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There are 1221+ hotels available in Bambalapitiya. Prices start at $25 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Fort Station to Bambalapitiya.
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  • Distance: 2.6 miles
  • Duration: 10 min

What companies run services between Fort Station, Sri Lanka and Bambalapitiya, Sri Lanka?

Sri Lanka Railways operates a train from Fort Station to Bambalapitiya every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $1 and the journey takes 10 min.

Train operators
Sri Lanka Railways
Website
railway.gov.lk
Train from Colombo Fort to Bambalapitiya
Ave. Duration
10 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 Fort Station to Bambalapitiya
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Signup at
uber.com
INTERCITY GO
$11
uberTUK
$1 - $2
INTERCITY
$16
Budget Non Bag
$2 - $3
Budget Bag
$3 - $4
Zip
$1 - $3
HIRE GO
$3
Premium Bag
$5 - $6
UberGo
$1 - $3
2hr HIRE
$5
Premier
$2 - $3
Taxi from Fort Station to Bambalapitiya
Ave. Duration
7 min
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Colombo Taxi
Phone
+94 11 43 43 475
Website
colombotaxicabs.com

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