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There are 4 ways to get from Thirunallar to Kalawana by train, plane or taxi

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Train to Tiruchirapalli, fly to Colombo, taxi  •  8h 44m

  1. Take the train from Karaikal to Ponmlai Gld Rck
  2. Fly from Tiruchirapalli (TRZ) to Colombo (CMB) TRZ - CMB
  3. Take a taxi from Colombo to Kalawana

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Train to Madras, fly to Colombo, taxi  •  12h 38m

  1. Take the train from Karaikal to Tambaram
  2. Fly from Madras (MAA) to Colombo (CMB) MAA - CMB
  3. Take a taxi from Colombo to Kalawana

2 alternative options

Train to Madurai, fly to Colombo, taxi  •  10h 49m

  1. Take the train from Mayiladuturai J to Madurai Jn
  2. Fly from Madurai (IXM) to Colombo (CMB) IXM - CMB
  3. Take a taxi from Colombo to Kalawana

Train to Tiruchirapalli, fly to Diyawanna Oya, taxi  •  20h 38m

  1. Take the train from Karaikal to Ponmlai Gld Rck
  2. Fly from Tiruchirapalli (TRZ) to Diyawanna Oya (DWO) TRZ - DWO
  3. Take a taxi from Diyawanna Oya to Kalawana

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The cheapest way to get from Thirunallar to Kalawana is to train and fly and taxi which costs ₹7,500 - ₹20,000 and takes 12h 38m.

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The quickest way to get from Thirunallar to Kalawana is to train and fly and taxi which costs ₹11,000 - ₹19,000 and takes 8h 44m.

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The distance between Thirunallar and Kalawana is 493 km.

It takes approximately 8h 44m to get from Thirunallar to Kalawana, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Tiruchirapalli Airport to Colombo Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h.

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SriLankan Airlines offers flights from Tiruchirapalli Airport to Colombo Airport.

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There are 18+ hotels available in Kalawana. Prices start at Rs. 20000 per night.

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Map of how to get from Thirunallar to Kalawana.
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  • Distance: 493.2 km
  • Duration: 8h 44m

What companies run services between Thirunallar, India and Kalawana, Sabaragamuwa, Sri Lanka?

There is no direct connection from Thirunallar to Kalawana. However, you can take the taxi to Karaikal, take the train to Ponmlai Gld Rck, take the taxi to Tiruchirapalli airport, fly to Colombo, then take the taxi to Kalawana. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Karaikal, take the train to Tambaram, take the line 06116 train to Trisulam, take the walk to Madras airport, fly to Colombo, then take the taxi to Kalawana.

Airlines
SriLankan Airlines
Website
srilankan.com
Flights from Tiruchirapalli to Colombo
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
Rs. 23000 - Rs. 37000
Flights from Madras to Colombo
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
Rs. 19000 - Rs. 55000
Flights from Madras to Colombo via Hambantota
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Monday
Estimated price
Rs. 19000 - Rs. 55000
Flights from Madurai to Colombo
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Monday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
Rs. 21000 - Rs. 65000
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Tiruchirapalli to Colombo
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
Rs. 23000 - Rs. 37000
Flights from Madras to Colombo
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
Rs. 16000 - Rs. 65000
Flights from Madras to Colombo via Kochi
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
Rs. 16000 - Rs. 65000
Flights from Madurai to Colombo
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Monday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
Rs. 21000 - Rs. 65000
Cinnamon Air
Website
cinnamonair.com
Flights from Tiruchirapalli to Diyawanna Oya via Madras, Colombo
Ave. Duration
16h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
Rs. 21000 - Rs. 85000
Flights from Tiruchirapalli to Diyawanna Oya via Colombo
Ave. Duration
24h 35m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
Rs. 26000 - Rs. 80000
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Madras to Colombo
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
Rs. 16000 - Rs. 80000
Flights from Madras to Colombo via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
Rs. 16000 - Rs. 80000
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Madras to Colombo
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
Rs. 13000 - Rs. 65000
Flights from Madurai to Colombo
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
Rs. 16000 - Rs. 65000
GoAir
Website
goair.in
Flights from Madras to Colombo
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
Rs. 13000 - Rs. 60000
Train operators
Indian Railways

India’s national rail operator runs passenger and freight trains on both long-distance and suburban routes across the country, from slower multi-stop to faster and more comfortable services. It’s a practical and affordable way to explore the country. Advance ticket bookings usually open 120 days before the date of the journey for Indian nationals; 365 days for international travellers. You’ll be allocated a seat or berth when you book and choose your class of travel.

Contact Details
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Karaikal to Ponmlai Gld Rck
Ave. Duration
3h 47m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
Rs. 360 - Rs. 2100
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Sleeper Class
Rs. 360 - Rs. 460
Third AC (3A)
Rs. 1100 - Rs. 1500
Second AC (2A)
Rs. 1600 - Rs. 2100
Train from Karaikal to Tambaram
Ave. Duration
7h 13m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
Rs. 550 - Rs. 2900
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Sleeper Class
Rs. 550 - Rs. 750
Third AC (3A)
Rs. 1600 - Rs. 2100
Second AC (2A)
Rs. 2300 - Rs. 2900
Train from Mayiladuturai J to Madurai Jn
Ave. Duration
4h 48m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
Rs. 500 - Rs. 2600
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Sleeper Class
Rs. 500 - Rs. 650
Third AC (3A)
Rs. 1500 - Rs. 1900
Second AC (2A)
Rs. 2100 - Rs. 2600
Other operators
Taxi from Colombo to Kalawana
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Estimated price
Rs. 7000 - Rs. 9000
Kandy Meter Taxi
Phone
+94 81 49 55 655
Website
kandy-taxi.business.site
Pickme
Phone
+94117433433
Website
pickme.lk

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