There are 3 ways to get from Kanyakumari to Weligama by train or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train to Trivandrum, fly to Diyawanna Oya, train  •  11 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Kanyakumari (CAPE) to Trivandrum Cntl (TVC)
  2. Fly from Trivandrum (TRV) to Diyawanna Oya (DWO) TRV - DWO
  3. Take the train from Colombo Fort to Weligama

$147 - $474

Cheapest option

Train to Madurai, fly to Colombo, train  •  11 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Kanyakumari (CAPE) to Madurai Junction (MDU)
  2. Fly from Madurai (IXM) to Colombo (CMB) IXM - CMB
  3. Take the train from Colombo Fort to Weligama

$75 - $235

1 alternative option

Train to Trivandrum, fly to Colombo, train  •  9 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Kanyakumari (CAPE) to Trivandrum Cntl (TVC)
  2. Fly from Trivandrum (TRV) to Colombo (CMB) TRV - CMB
  3. Take the train from Colombo Fort to Weligama

$115 - $251

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Kanyakumari to Weligama is to train and fly which costs ₹5,000 - ₹16,000 and takes 11 h 13 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kanyakumari to Weligama is to train and fly which takes 9 h 50 min and costs ₹7,500 - ₹17,000.

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The distance between Kanyakumari and Weligama is 396 km.

It takes approximately 11 h 53 min to get from Kanyakumari to Weligama, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Kanyakumari, India and Weligama, Sri Lanka?

There is no direct connection from Kanyakumari to Weligama. However, you can take the train to Trivandrum Cntl (TVC), take the taxi to Trivandrum airport, fly to Diyawanna Oya, take the taxi to Colombo Fort, then take the train to Weligama. Alternatively, you can take the train to Trivandrum Cntl (TVC), take the taxi to Trivandrum airport, fly to Colombo, take the walk to Katunayake Airport Bus Station, take the bus to Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal, take the walk to Colombo Fort, then take the train to Weligama.

Airlines
SriLankan Airlines
Website
srilankan.com
Flights from Trivandrum to Diyawanna Oya via Colombo
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $450
Flights from Trivandrum to Colombo
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $280
Flights from Madurai to Colombo
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $230
Cinnamon Air
Website
cinnamonair.com
Flights from Trivandrum to Diyawanna Oya via Colombo
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $450
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Madurai to Colombo
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $260
Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Kanyakumari (CAPE) to Trivandrum Cntl (TVC)
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$1 - $14
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Kanyakumari (CAPE) to Madurai Junction (MDU)
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4 - $16
Book at
irctc.co.in
Sri Lanka Railways
Website
railway.gov.lk
Train from Colombo Fort to Weligama
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
eservices.railway.gov.lk
3rd Class
$1
2nd Class
$1 - $2
1st Class
$2 - $3

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