There are 3 ways to get from Kandy to Adam’s Peak by train, taxi or car

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What companies run services between Kandy, Sri Lanka and Adam’s Peak, Central, Sri Lanka?

Sri Lanka Railways operates a train from Kandy to Adam’s Peak 4 times a day. Tickets cost $1 - $2 and the journey takes 2 h 16 min.

Train operators
Sri Lanka Railways
Website
railway.gov.lk
Train from Kandy to Hatton
Avg. Duration
2 h 16 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
eservices.railway.gov.lk
3rd Class
$1
2nd Class
$1
1st Class
$1 - $2
Other operators
Taxi
Avg. Duration
2 h 40 min
Estimated price
$60 - $75
Derana
Website
srilankaderana.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Kandy to Adam’s Peak?

The distance between Kandy and Adam’s Peak is 56 km. The road distance is 141 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Kandy to Adam’s Peak?

The cheapest way to get from Kandy to Adam’s Peak is to drive which costs Rs. 2000 and takes 2 h 40 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Kandy to Adam’s Peak?

The quickest way to get from Kandy to Adam’s Peak is to taxi which takes 2 h 40 min and costs Rs. 11000.

How long does it take to get from Kandy to Adam’s Peak?

It takes approximately 4 h 32 min to get from Kandy to Adam’s Peak, including transfers.