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

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Fly  •  37 min

  1. Fly from Koggala (KCT) to Katugastota (KDZ) KCT - KDZ

$195 - $359

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Train  •  6 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Koggala to Colombo Fort Colombo Commuter / ...
  2. Take the train from Colombo Fort to Kandy A.C. - Intercity / ...

$2 - $5

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  3 h 21 min

  1. Take a taxi from Koggala to Kandy 145.2 miles

$100 - $130

Drive  •  3 h 21 min

  1. Drive from Koggala to Kandy 145.2 miles

$17 - $26

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No, there is no direct train from Koggala to Kandy. However, there are services departing from Koggala and arriving at Kandy via Colombo Fort. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 42 min.

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The distance between Koggala and Kandy is 149 km. The road distance is 232.4 km.

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The best way to get from Koggala to Kandy without a car is to train which takes 6 h 42 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 37 min to get from Koggala to Kandy, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Koggala to Kandy is to fly which takes 37 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 6 h 42 min.

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

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Koggala to Kandy is 232 km. It takes approximately 3 h 21 min to drive from Koggala to Kandy.

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SriLankan Airlines offers flights from Koggala Airport to Katugastota Airport.

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Map of how to get from Koggala to Kandy.
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  • Distance: 93.2 miles
  • Duration: 37 min

What companies run services between Koggala, Sri Lanka and Kandy, Sri Lanka?

SriLankan Airlines flies from Koggala to Kandy once daily. Alternatively, you can take a train from Koggala to Kandy via Colombo Fort in around 6 h 42 min.

Airlines
SriLankan Airlines
Website
srilankan.com
Flights from Koggala to Katugastota
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $350
Train operators
Sri Lanka Railways
Website
railway.gov.lk
Train from Koggala to Colombo Fort
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 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
Train from Colombo Fort to Kandy
Ave. Duration
2 h 31 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
eservices.railway.gov.lk
3rd Class
$1
2nd Class
$1 - $2
1st Class
$1 - $3
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Taxi from Koggala to Kandy
Ave. Duration
3 h 21 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130
Red Cab
Phone
+94 917221000
Website
redcabgalle.com

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