There are 5 ways to get from Wadduwa to Kandy by train, taxi, car 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.

Recommended option

Train  •  4 h 28 min

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

$7 - $10

4 alternative options

Taxi  •  2 h 25 min

  1. Take a taxi from Wadduwa to Kandy 92.4 miles

$60 - $75

Drive  •  2 h 25 min

  1. Drive from Wadduwa to Kandy 92.4 miles

$11 - $17

Taxi, train  •  58 min

  1. Take a taxi from Wadduwa to Godagama
  2. Take the train from Godagama to Kandy Rail Bus

$13 - $17

Fly  •  1 h 16 min

  1. Fly from Diyawanna Oya (DWO) to Katugastota (KDZ) DWO - KDZ

$34 - $166

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

Sri Lanka Railways operates a train from Wadduwa to Kandy every 4 hours. Tickets cost $1 - $3 and the journey takes 2 h 31 min. Alternatively, SriLankan Airlines and Cinnamon Air fly from Wadduwa to Kandy 4 times a day.

Airlines
SriLankan Airlines
Website
srilankan.com
Flights from Diyawanna Oya to Katugastota
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $290
Cinnamon Air
Website
cinnamonair.com
Flights from Diyawanna Oya to Katugastota
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$13 - $140
Train operators
Sri Lanka Railways
Website
railway.gov.lk
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
Train from Godagama to Kandy
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
eservices.railway.gov.lk
3rd Class
$1
2nd Class
$1 - $2
1st Class
$2 - $3
Other operators
Taxi from Wadduwa to Kandy
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Estimated price
$60 - $75

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Wadduwa and Kandy is 105 km. The road distance is 148 km.

The cheapest way to get from Wadduwa to Kandy is to train which costs Rs. 1100 - Rs. 1600 and takes 4 h 28 min.

The quickest way to get from Wadduwa to Kandy is to taxi and train which takes 58 min and costs Rs. 2000 - Rs. 2800.

It takes approximately 4 h 28 min to get from Wadduwa to Kandy, including transfers.