Travel from Kandy to Trincomalee

How to get from Kandy to Trincomalee?

There is no direct connection from Kandy to Trincomalee. However, you can take the train to Medawachchiya then take the taxi to Trincomalee. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Kandy to Trincomalee via Polgahawela in around 19 h 53 min.

How to get from Kandy to Trincomalee

ModeDurationPrice
From Kandy train to Medawachchiya then taxi to Trincomalee.4 h 44 minRs. 8231
From Kandy train to Polgahawela then night train to Trincomalee.19 h 53 minRs. 905
From Kandy taxi to Trincomalee.2 h 59 minRs. 14026
From Kandy drive to Trincomalee.2 h 59 minRs. 2631
From Kandy taxi to Katugastota airport, fly to Batticaloa airport, then taxi to Trincomalee.3 h 9 minRs. 85215

How long does it take to get from Kandy to Trincomalee?

It takes approximately 4 h 44 min to get from Kandy to Trincomalee, including transfers.

Is there a direct train between Kandy and Trincomalee?

No, there is no direct train from Kandy to Trincomalee. However, there are services departing from Kandy and arriving at Trincomalee via Polgahawela. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19 h 53 min.

Operators from Kandy to Trincomalee

OperatorPhoneWebsite
Sri Lanka RailwaysSri Lanka Railways
SriLankan AirlinesSriLankan Airlines