There are 3 ways to get from Galoya Junction to Kandy by train, taxi or car

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Train  •  6 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Galoya Junction to Polgahawela Express Train
  2. Take the train from Polgahawela to Kandy Express Train / ...

$2 - $4

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  1 h 56 min

  1. Take a taxi from Galoya Junction to Kandy 72.7 miles

$45 - $55

Drive  •  1 h 56 min

  1. Drive from Galoya Junction to Kandy 72.7 miles

$8 - $13

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No, there is no direct train from Galoya Junction to Kandy. However, there are services departing from Galoya Junction and arriving at Kandy via Polgahawela. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 44 min.

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The distance between Galoya Junction and Kandy is 97 km. The road distance is 116.3 km.

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The best way to get from Galoya Junction to Kandy without a car is to train which takes 6 h 44 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 44 min to get from Galoya Junction to Kandy, including transfers.

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Galoya Junction to Kandy train services, operated by Sri Lanka Railways, depart from Galoya Junction station.

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Galoya Junction to Kandy train services, operated by Sri Lanka Railways, arrive at Kandy station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Galoya Junction to Kandy is 116 km. It takes approximately 1 h 56 min to drive from Galoya Junction to Kandy.

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There are 1467+ hotels available in Kandy. Prices start at $17 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Galoya Junction to Kandy.
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  • Distance: 60.6 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 44 min

What companies run services between Galoya Junction, Sri Lanka and Kandy, Sri Lanka?

You can take a train from Galoya Junction to Kandy via Polgahawela in around 6 h 44 min.

Train operators
Sri Lanka Railways
Website
railway.gov.lk
Train from Galoya Junction to Polgahawela
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
eservices.railway.gov.lk
3rd Class
$1
2nd Class
$1 - $2
1st Class
$2 - $3
Train from Polgahawela to Kandy
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
eservices.railway.gov.lk
3rd Class
$1
2nd Class
$1
1st Class
$1
Other operators
Taxi from Galoya Junction to Kandy
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Estimated price
$45 - $55

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