There are 3 ways to get from Kosgoda to Colombo by train, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Kosgoda to Colombo Fort Local Trains / ...

$1 - $2

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  1 h 14 min

  1. Take a taxi from Kosgoda to Colombo 57.1 miles

$45 - $55

Drive  •  1 h 14 min

  1. Drive from Kosgoda to Colombo 57.1 miles

$6 - $10

What companies run services between Kosgoda, Southern, Sri Lanka and Colombo, Sri Lanka?

Sri Lanka Railways operates a train from Kosgoda to Colombo 3 times a day. Tickets cost $1 - $2 and the journey takes 1 h 36 min.

Train operators
Sri Lanka Railways
Website
railway.gov.lk
Train from Kosgoda to Colombo Fort
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
eservices.railway.gov.lk
3rd Class
$1
2nd Class
$1
1st Class
$1 - $2
Other operators
Taxi from Kosgoda to Colombo
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Estimated price
$45 - $55

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Kosgoda and Colombo is 69 km. The road distance is 91 km.

The cheapest way to get from Kosgoda to Colombo is to train which costs Rs. 70 - Rs. 240 and takes 1 h 36 min.

The quickest way to get from Kosgoda to Colombo is to taxi which takes 1 h 14 min and costs Rs. 7000 - Rs. 8500.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Kosgoda and arriving at Colombo Fort. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 36 min.

The train from Kosgoda to Colombo Fort takes 1 h 36 min including transfers and departs three times a day.