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

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  •  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

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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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Negombo to Veyangoda?

The distance between Negombo and Veyangoda is 26 km. The road distance is 29 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Negombo to Veyangoda?

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

What is the fastest way to get from Negombo to Veyangoda?

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

Is there a direct train between Negombo and Veyangoda?

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.

How long does it take to get from Negombo to Veyangoda?

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