There are 3 ways to get from Peradeniya to Kandy by train, taxi or foot

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Train  •  11 min

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

$1

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  7 min

  1. Take a taxi from Peradeniya to Kandy 4 miles

$6 - $9

Walk  •  1 h 17 min

  1. Walk from Peradeniya to Kandy 4 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Peradeniya to Kandy is to train which costs Rs. 11 - Rs. 50 and takes 11 min.

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The quickest way to get from Peradeniya to Kandy is to taxi which costs Rs. 1100 - Rs. 1400 and takes 7 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Peradeniya and arriving at Kandy. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 11 min.

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The distance between Peradeniya and Kandy is 6 km.

The best way to get from Peradeniya to Kandy without a car is to train which takes 11 min and costs Rs. 11 - Rs. 50.

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The train from Peradeniya to Kandy takes 11 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Peradeniya to Kandy train services, operated by Sri Lanka Railways, depart from Peradeniya station.

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Peradeniya to Kandy train services, operated by Sri Lanka Railways, arrive at Kandy station.

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There are 1455+ hotels available in Kandy. Prices start at $18 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Peradeniya to Kandy.
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  • Distance: 3.7 miles
  • Duration: 11 min

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

Sri Lanka Railways operates a train from Peradeniya to Kandy hourly. Tickets cost $1 and the journey takes 11 min.

Train operators
Sri Lanka Railways
Website
railway.gov.lk
Train from Peradeniya to Kandy
Ave. Duration
11 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 Peradeniya to Kandy
Ave. Duration
7 min
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Derana
Website
srilankaderana.com

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