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There are 4 ways to get from Kandy to Haputale by train, taxi, car or plane

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Train  •  5 h 21 min

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

$1 - $3

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  2 h 18 min

  1. Take a taxi from Kandy to Haputale 80.2 miles

$45 - $60

Drive  •  2 h 18 min

  1. Drive from Kandy to Haputale 80.2 miles

$9 - $14

Fly, taxi  •  2 h 29 min

  1. Fly from Katugastota (KDZ) to Hambantota (HRI) KDZ - HRI
  2. Take a taxi from Hambantota to Haputale

$257 - $798

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The cheapest way to get from Kandy to Haputale is to train which costs Rs. 120 - Rs. 420 and takes 5 h 21 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kandy to Haputale is to taxi which costs Rs. 8500 - Rs. 11000 and takes 2 h 18 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Kandy and arriving at Haputale. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5 h 21 min.

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The distance between Kandy and Haputale is 68 km. The road distance is 128.3 km.

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The best way to get from Kandy to Haputale without a car is to train which takes 5 h 21 min and costs Rs. 120 - Rs. 420.

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The train from Kandy to Haputale takes 5 h 21 min including transfers and departs three times a day.

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

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The quickest flight from Katugastota Airport to Hambantota Airport is the direct flight which takes 30 min.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Kandy to Haputale is 128 km. It takes approximately 2 h 18 min to drive from Kandy to Haputale.

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  • Distance: 42.8 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 21 min

What companies run services between Kandy, Sri Lanka and Haputale, Uva, Sri Lanka?

Sri Lanka Railways operates a train from Kandy to Haputale 3 times a day. Tickets cost $1 - $3 and the journey takes 5 h 21 min.

Airlines
Cinnamon Air
Website
cinnamonair.com
Flights from Katugastota to Hambantota
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $370
SriLankan Airlines
Website
srilankan.com
Flights from Katugastota to Hambantota
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $750
Train operators
Sri Lanka Railways
Website
railway.gov.lk
Train from Kandy to Haputale
Ave. Duration
5 h 21 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
eservices.railway.gov.lk
3rd Class
$1
2nd Class
$1 - $2
1st Class
$1 - $3
Other operators
Taxi from Kandy to Haputale
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Derana
Website
srilankaderana.com

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Cinnamon Air and SriLankan Airlines offer flights from Katugastota Airport to Hambantota Airport.

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There are 838+ hotels available in Haputale. Prices start at $16 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Kandy to Katugastota Airport is to taxi which takes 7 min and costs Rs. 1100 - Rs. 1400.

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