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There are 4 ways to get from Kandy to Vakkom by taxi or plane

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Taxi to Colombo, fly

  1. Take a taxi from Kandy to Colombo
  2. Fly from Colombo (CMB) to Trivandrum (TRV)

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Taxi to Sigiriya, fly

  1. Take a taxi from Kandy to Sigiriya
  2. Fly from Sigiriya (GIU) to Trivandrum (TRV)

Taxi to Batticaloa, fly

  1. Take a taxi from Kandy to Batticaloa
  2. Fly from Batticaloa (BTC) to Trivandrum (TRV)

Taxi to Weerawila, fly

  1. Take a taxi from Kandy to Weerawila
  2. Fly from Weerawila (WRZ) to Trivandrum (TRV)
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No, entry into India from Sri Lanka is currently restricted.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are recommended
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Regional restriction measures in place
  • Further restrictions may be implemented at short notice

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Vakkom is 1800118797.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Vakkom is recommended.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 1800118797.

Yes, entry into Sri Lanka from India is currently restricted.

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Last updated: 23 Jun 2022
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The cheapest way to get from Kandy to Vakkom is to taxi and fly which costs Rs. 43000 - Rs. 75000 and takes 3h 29m.

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The quickest way to get from Kandy to Vakkom is to taxi and fly which costs Rs. 43000 - Rs. 75000 and takes 3h 29m.

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The distance between Kandy and Vakkom is 453 km.

It takes approximately 3h 29m to get from Kandy to Vakkom, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Colombo Airport to Trivandrum Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h.

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SriLankan Airlines offers flights from Colombo Airport to Trivandrum Airport.

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There are 37+ hotels available in Vakkom. Prices start at ₹7,500 per night.

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Map of how to get from Kandy to Vakkom.
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  • Distance: 453 km
  • Duration: 3h 29m

What companies run services between Kandy, Sri Lanka and Vakkom, India?

There is no direct connection from Kandy to Vakkom. However, you can take the taxi to Colombo airport, fly to Trivandrum, then take the taxi to Vakkom. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Sigiriya airport, fly to Trivandrum, then take the taxi to Vakkom.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Sigiriya to Trivandrum via Colombo, Madras
Ave. Duration
14h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹7,000 - ₹32,000
Flights from Sigiriya to Trivandrum via Colombo, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
14h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹7,000 - ₹31,000
Flights from Batticaloa to Trivandrum via Colombo, Madras
Ave. Duration
14h 40m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹7,500 - ₹32,000
Flights from Batticaloa to Trivandrum via Colombo, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
14h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹7,500 - ₹32,000
Flights from Weerawila to Trivandrum via Colombo, Madras
Ave. Duration
16h 55m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹6,000 - ₹27,000
Flights from Weerawila to Trivandrum via Colombo, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
17h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹6,000 - ₹27,000
SriLankan Airlines
Website
srilankan.com
Flights from Colombo to Trivandrum
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹14,000 - ₹23,000
Flights from Sigiriya to Trivandrum via Colombo
Ave. Duration
18h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹5,000 - ₹27,000
Flights from Batticaloa to Trivandrum via Colombo
Ave. Duration
17h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹5,500 - ₹28,000
Flights from Weerawila to Trivandrum via Colombo
Ave. Duration
19h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹4,600 - ₹24,000
Other operators
Taxi from Kandy to Colombo
Ave. Duration
1h 54m
Estimated price
₹1,200 - ₹1,500
Pickme
Phone
+94117433433
Website
pickme.lk
Kandy Meter Taxi
Phone
+ 94 81 49 55 655
Website
facebook.com
Kandy Budget Taxi
Phone
+ 94 71 21 08 210
Website
kandybudgettaxi.com

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