There are 3 ways to get from Negombo to Veyangoda by train, taxi or car

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Train  •  1 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Negombo to Ragama Colombo Commuter / ...
  2. Take the train from Ragama to Veyangoda Colombo Commuter / ...

$1 - $2

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  38 min

  1. Take a taxi from Negombo to Veyangoda 17.9 miles

$9 - $12

Drive  •  38 min

  1. Drive from Negombo to Veyangoda 17.9 miles

$2 - $4

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The cheapest way to get from Negombo to Veyangoda is to train which costs Rs. 180 - Rs. 260 and takes 1 h 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from Negombo to Veyangoda is to taxi which costs Rs. 1500 - Rs. 1800 and takes 38 min.

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The distance between Negombo and Veyangoda is 26 km. The road distance is 28.6 km.

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It takes approximately 1 h 50 min to get from Negombo to Veyangoda, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from Negombo to Veyangoda. However, there are services departing from Negombo and arriving at Veyangoda via Ragama. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 50 min.

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There are 274+ hotels available in Veyangoda. Prices start at $18 USD per night.

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Negombo to Veyangoda train services, operated by Sri Lanka Railways, arrive at Colombo Fort station.

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Map of how to get from Negombo to Veyangoda.
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  • Distance: 15.9 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 50 min

What companies run services between Negombo, Sri Lanka and Veyangoda, Sri Lanka?

You can take a train from Negombo to Veyangoda via Ragama in around 1 h 50 min.

Train operators
Sri Lanka Railways
Website
railway.gov.lk
Train from Negombo to Ragama
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
eservices.railway.gov.lk
3rd Class
$1
2nd Class
$1
1st Class
$1
Train from Ragama to Veyangoda
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
eservices.railway.gov.lk
3rd Class
$1
2nd Class
$1
1st Class
$1
Other operators
Taxi from Negombo to Veyangoda
Ave. Duration
38 min
Estimated price
$9 - $12

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