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There are 3 ways to get from Kegalle to Kalkudah EP by train, taxi or car

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Train  •  5h 18m

  1. Take the train from Kurunegala Station to Polonnaruwa Colombo

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  3h 52m

  1. Take a taxi from Kegalle to Kalkudah EP 223.4 km

Drive  •  3h 52m

  1. Drive from Kegalle to Kalkudah EP 223.4 km
Kegalle → Kalkudah EP
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If you need help, visit the national COVID-19 website or call the COVID-19 Helpline 1912

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are recommended
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1 metre
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Kalkudah EP is 1912.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Kalkudah EP is recommended.

The social distance requirement in Kalkudah EP is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 1912.

Last updated: 19 Jan 2022
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Kegalle to Kalkudah EP is to train which costs Rs. 2600 - Rs. 3300 and takes 5h 18m.

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The quickest way to get from Kegalle to Kalkudah EP is to taxi which costs Rs. 11000 - Rs. 14000 and takes 3h 52m.

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It is 153 km from Kegalle to Kalkudah EP. It is approximately 223.4 km to drive.

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The best way to get from Kegalle to Kalkudah EP without a car is to train which takes 5h 18m and costs Rs. 2600 - Rs. 3300.

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It takes approximately 5h 18m to get from Kegalle to Kalkudah EP, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Kegalle to Kalkudah EP is 223 km. It takes approximately 3h 52m to drive from Kegalle to Kalkudah EP.

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There are 19+ hotels available in Kalkudah EP. Prices start at Rs. 20000 per night.

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Map of how to get from Kegalle to Kalkudah EP.
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  • Distance: 153.3 km
  • Duration: 5h 18m

What companies run services between Kegalle, Sri Lanka and Kalkudah EP, Sri Lanka?

Sri Lanka Railways operates a train from Kurunegala Station to Polonnaruwa twice daily. Tickets cost Rs. 380 - Rs. 650 and the journey takes 4h 33m.

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Taxi from Kegalle to Kalkudah EP
Ave. Duration
3h 52m
Estimated price
Rs. 11000 - Rs. 14000

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