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

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Train  •  14 min

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

$1

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  10 min

  1. Take a taxi from Fort Station to Wellawatte 5.5 miles

$3 - $4

Uber  •  10 min

  1. Take an Uber from Fort Station to Wellawatte 5.5 miles

$1 - $2

Walk  •  1 h 37 min

  1. Walk from Fort Station to Wellawatte 5.1 miles

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Colombo Fort and arriving at Wellawatta. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 14 min.

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The distance between Fort Station and Wellawatte is 7 km.

The best way to get from Fort Station to Wellawatte without a car is to train which takes 14 min and costs .

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The train from Colombo Fort to Wellawatta takes 14 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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

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

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There are 1217+ hotels available in Wellawatte. Prices start at $25 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Fort Station to Wellawatte.
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  • Distance: 4.1 miles
  • Duration: 14 min

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

Sri Lanka Railways operates a train from Fort Station to Wellawatte every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $1 and the journey takes 14 min.

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

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