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There are 7 ways to get from Midigama to Kandy by bus, train, taxi, car or plane

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Bus via Galle Bus Station

  1. Take the bus from Galle Bus Station to Kaduwela
  2. Take the bus from Kaduwela to Kandy Good Shed Bus Station

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Train

  1. Take the train from Ahangama to Fort Station
  2. Take the train from Fort Station to Kandy

5 alternative options

Bus

  1. Take the bus from Matara to Kaduwela
  2. Take the bus from Kaduwela to Kandy Good Shed Bus Station

Taxi

  1. Take a taxi from Midigama to Kandy

Drive

  1. Drive from Midigama to Kandy

Fly Koggala to Weerawila, taxi

  1. Fly from Koggala (KCT) to Weerawila (WRZ)
  2. Take a taxi from Weerawila to Kandy

Bus to Diyawanna Oya, fly to Hatton, taxi

  1. Take the bus from Galle Bus Station to Kaduwela
  2. Fly from Diyawanna Oya (DWO) to Hatton (NUF)
  3. Take a taxi from Hatton to Kandy
Midigama → Kandy
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The cheapest way to get from Midigama to Kandy is to train which costs Rs. 650 - Rs. 1300 and takes 5h 52m.

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The quickest way to get from Midigama to Kandy is to taxi which costs Rs. 17000 - Rs. 21000 and takes 3h 22m.

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The distance between Midigama and Kandy is 150 km. The road distance is 237.9 km.

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The best way to get from Midigama to Kandy without a car is to bus via Galle Bus Station which takes 5h 33m and costs Rs. 1600 - Rs. 2000.

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It takes approximately 5h 33m to get from Midigama to Kandy, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Midigama to Kandy is to bus via Galle Bus Station which takes 5h 33m and costs Rs. 1600 - Rs. 2000. Alternatively, you can train, which costs Rs. 650 - Rs. 1300 and takes 5h 52m.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Midigama to Kandy is 238 km. It takes approximately 3h 22m to drive from Midigama to Kandy.

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SriLankan Airlines and Cinnamon Air offer flights from Koggala Airport to Weerawila Airport.

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There are 365+ hotels available in Kandy. Prices start at Rs. 20000 per night.

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Map of how to get from Midigama to Kandy.
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  • Distance: 149.8 km
  • Duration: 5h 33m

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

You can take a bus from Midigama to Kandy via Galle Bus Station and Kaduwela in around 5h 33m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Midigama to Kandy via Ahangama and Fort Station in around 5h 52m.

Airlines
SriLankan Airlines
Website
srilankan.com
Flights from Koggala to Weerawila
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
Rs. 4900 - Rs. 70000
Flights from Diyawanna Oya to Hatton
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
Rs. 4700 - Rs. 70000
Cinnamon Air
Website
cinnamonair.com
Flights from Koggala to Weerawila
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
Rs. 4900 - Rs. 70000
Flights from Diyawanna Oya to Hatton
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
Rs. 4700 - Rs. 70000
Train operators
Sri Lanka Railways
Website
railway.gov.lk
Train from Ahangama to Fort Station
Ave. Duration
2h 16m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
Rs. 130 - Rs. 460
Website
railway.gov.lk
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12go.asia
3rd Class Fare
Rs. 290 - Rs. 390
2nd Class Fare
Rs. 330 - Rs. 460
3rd Class
Rs. 130
2nd Class
Rs. 240
Train from Fort Station to Kandy
Ave. Duration
2h 33m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
Rs. 280 - Rs. 440
Website
railway.gov.lk
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class Fare
Rs. 280 - Rs. 370
2nd Class Fare
Rs. 320 - Rs. 440
Bus operators
National Transport Commission
Phone
+94 011-2587372
Email
info@ntc.gov.lk
Website
ntc.gov.lk
Bus from Galle Bus Station to Kaduwela
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
Rs. 140 - Rs. 190
Schedules at
ntc.gov.lk
Standard
Rs. 140 - Rs. 190
Semi Lux
Rs. 190 - Rs. 240
AirCon
Rs. 270 - Rs. 310
Super Lux
Rs. 462
Bus from Kaduwela to Kandy Good Shed Bus Station
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
Rs. 140 - Rs. 190
Schedules at
ntc.gov.lk
Standard
Rs. 140 - Rs. 190
Semi Lux
Rs. 190 - Rs. 230
AirCon
Rs. 270 - Rs. 310
Super Lux
Rs. 459
Bus from Matara to Kaduwela
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
Rs. 160 - Rs. 220
Schedules at
ntc.gov.lk
Standard
Rs. 160 - Rs. 220
Semi Lux
Rs. 240 - Rs. 290
AirCon
Rs. 330 - Rs. 380
Super Lux
Rs. 562
Other operators
Taxi from Midigama to Kandy
Ave. Duration
3h 22m
Estimated price
Rs. 17000 - Rs. 21000
Kandy Meter Taxi
Phone
+94 81 49 55 655
Website
kandy-taxi.business.site
Red Cab
Phone
+94 91 72 21 000
Website
redcabgalle.com

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The best way to get from Midigama to Koggala Airport is to taxi which takes 11 min and costs Rs. 650 - Rs. 800.

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