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

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Recommended option

Train  •  4 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Kandy to Hatton Express Train / ...

$35 - $51

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  2 h 40 min

  1. Take a taxi from Kandy to Adam’s Peak 88.3 miles

$55 - $70

Drive  •  2 h 40 min

  1. Drive from Kandy to Adam’s Peak 88.3 miles

$10 - $16

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Kandy to Adam’s Peak is to drive which costs Rs. 1700 - Rs. 2500 and takes 2 h 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kandy to Adam’s Peak is to taxi which costs Rs. 9000 - Rs. 11000 and takes 2 h 40 min.

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The distance between Kandy and Adam’s Peak is 56 km. The road distance is 141.3 km.

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

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Map of how to get from Kandy to Adam’s Peak.
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  • Distance: 35.1 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 32 min

What companies run services between Kandy, Sri Lanka and Adam’s Peak, 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
Ave. 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 from Kandy to Adam’s Peak
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Estimated price
$55 - $70
Derana
Website
srilankaderana.com

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