There are 6 ways to get from Jaffna Fort to Hatton by train, taxi, bus, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train, taxi  •  7 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Jaffna to Polgahawela A.C. - Intercity / ...
  2. Take a taxi from Polgahawela to Hatton

$42 - $61

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Train  •  9 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Jaffna to Polgahawela A.C. - Intercity / ...
  2. Take the train from Polgahawela to Hatton Express Train

$3 - $8

4 alternative options

Train, bus  •  12 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Jaffna to Colombo Fort A.C. - Intercity / ...
  2. Take the bus from Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal to Hatton 18-2

$3 - $9

Taxi  •  6 h 47 min

  1. Take a taxi from Jaffna Fort to Hatton 244 miles

$140 - $170

Drive  •  6 h 47 min

  1. Drive from Jaffna Fort to Hatton 244 miles

$29 - $45

Train, fly  •  8 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Jaffna to Maradana
  2. Fly from Diyawanna Oya (DWO) to Hatton (NUF) DWO - NUF

$23 - $203

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct train from Jaffna Fort to Hatton. However, there are services departing from Jaffna and arriving at Hatton via Polgahawela. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 48 min.

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The distance between Jaffna Fort and Hatton is 315 km. The road distance is 390.5 km.

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The best way to get from Jaffna Fort to Hatton without a car is to train and taxi which takes 7 h 15 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 7 h 15 min to get from Jaffna Fort to Hatton, including transfers.

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Jaffna Fort to Hatton train services, operated by Sri Lanka Railways, depart from Jaffna station.

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The quickest flight from Diyawanna Oya Airport to Hatton Airport is the direct flight which takes 30 min.

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Jaffna Fort to Hatton train services, operated by Sri Lanka Railways, arrive at Hatton station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Jaffna Fort to Hatton is 390 km. It takes approximately 6 h 47 min to drive from Jaffna Fort to Hatton.

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Cinnamon Air and SriLankan Airlines offer flights from Diyawanna Oya Airport to Hatton Airport.

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There are 774+ hotels available in Hatton. Prices start at $20 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Jaffna Fort to Hatton.
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  • Distance: 196.7 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 15 min

What companies run services between Jaffna Fort, Sri Lanka and Hatton, Sri Lanka?

You can take a train from Jaffna Fort to Hatton via Jaffna and Polgahawela in around 9 h 48 min.

Airlines
Cinnamon Air
Website
cinnamonair.com
Flights from Diyawanna Oya to Hatton
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$18 - $190
SriLankan Airlines
Website
srilankan.com
Flights from Diyawanna Oya to Hatton
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $360
Train operators
Sri Lanka Railways
Website
railway.gov.lk
Train from Jaffna to Polgahawela
Ave. Duration
5 h 2 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$1 - $6
Schedules at
eservices.railway.gov.lk
3rd Class
$1 - $2
2nd Class
$1 - $3
1st Class
$4 - $6
Train from Polgahawela to Hatton
Ave. Duration
3 h 21 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
eservices.railway.gov.lk
3rd Class
$1
2nd Class
$1
1st Class
$1 - $2
Train from Jaffna to Colombo Fort
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$2 - $8
Schedules at
eservices.railway.gov.lk
3rd Class
$1 - $2
2nd Class
$2 - $4
1st Class
$5 - $8
Train from Jaffna to Maradana
Ave. Duration
6 h 9 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$2 - $8
Schedules at
eservices.railway.gov.lk
3rd Class
$1 - $2
2nd Class
$2 - $4
1st Class
$5 - $8
Bus operators
National Transport Commission
Phone
+94 011-2587372
Email
info@ntc.gov.lk
Website
ntc.gov.lk
Bus from Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal to Hatton
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
ntc.gov.lk
Standard
$1 - $2
Semi Lux
$1 - $2
AirCon
$1 - $2
Super Lux
$3
Other operators
Taxi from Polgahawela to Hatton
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Estimated price
$40 - $55

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