There are 4 ways to get from Sigiriya to Trincomalee by night train, taxi or car

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Night train via Galoya Junction  •  2 h 28 min

  1. Take the night train from Galoya Junction to Trincomalee Night Mail Train

$18 - $22

3 alternative options

Night train  •  3 h 41 min

  1. Take the night train from Kekirawa to Trincomalee Night Mail Train

$18 - $22

Taxi  •  1 h 41 min

  1. Take a taxi from Sigiriya to Trincomalee 63 miles

$40 - $50

Drive  •  1 h 41 min

  1. Drive from Sigiriya to Trincomalee 63 miles

$7 - $11

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The cheapest way to get from Sigiriya to Trincomalee is to drive which costs Rs. 1200 - Rs. 1900 and takes 1 h 41 min.

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The quickest way to get from Sigiriya to Trincomalee is to taxi which costs Rs. 6500 - Rs. 8500 and takes 1 h 41 min.

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The distance between Sigiriya and Trincomalee is 87 km. The road distance is 100.7 km.

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The best way to get from Sigiriya to Trincomalee without a car is to night train which takes 2 h 28 min and costs Rs. 2900 - Rs. 3700.

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It takes approximately 2 h 28 min to get from Sigiriya to Trincomalee, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Sigiriya to Trincomalee is 101 km. It takes approximately 1 h 41 min to drive from Sigiriya to Trincomalee.

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There are 270+ hotels available in Trincomalee. Prices start at $18 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Sigiriya to Trincomalee.
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  • Distance: 54.7 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 28 min

What companies run services between Sigiriya, Sri Lanka and Trincomalee, Sri Lanka?

Sri Lanka Railways operates a vehicle from Sigiriya to Trincomalee once daily. Tickets cost $1 - $2 and the journey takes 1 h 50 min.

Train operators
Sri Lanka Railways
Website
railway.gov.lk
Night train from Galoya Junction to Trincomalee
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
eservices.railway.gov.lk
3rd Class
$1
2nd Class
$1
1st Class
$1 - $2
Night train from Kekirawa to Trincomalee
Ave. Duration
3 h 3 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
eservices.railway.gov.lk
3rd Class
$1
2nd Class
$1
1st Class
$1 - $2
Other operators
Taxi from Sigiriya to Trincomalee
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Sri Derana
Phone
+94 81 4 915915
Website
sriderana.com

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