There are 3 ways to get from Tissamaharama to Kandy by bus, train, taxi or car

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Bus, train  •  12 h

  1. Take the bus from Kataragama to Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal 32
  2. Take the train from Colombo Fort to Kandy A.C. - Intercity / ...

$8 - $14

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  3 h 48 min

  1. Take a taxi from Tissamaharama to Kandy 143.5 miles

$90 - $110

Drive  •  3 h 48 min

  1. Drive from Tissamaharama to Kandy 143.5 miles

$17 - $26

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Tissamaharama to Kandy is to bus and train which costs Rs. 1300 - Rs. 2300 and takes 12 h.

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The quickest way to get from Tissamaharama to Kandy is to taxi which costs Rs. 14000 - Rs. 18000 and takes 3 h 48 min.

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The distance between Tissamaharama and Kandy is 134 km. The road distance is 229.6 km.

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It takes approximately 12 h to get from Tissamaharama to Kandy, including transfers.

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

There is no direct connection from Tissamaharama to Kandy. However, you can take the taxi to Kataragama, take the bus to Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal, take the walk to Colombo Fort, then take the train to Kandy. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Kandy.

Train operators
Sri Lanka Railways
Website
railway.gov.lk
Train from Colombo Fort to Kandy
Ave. Duration
2 h 31 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
eservices.railway.gov.lk
3rd Class
$1
2nd Class
$1 - $2
1st Class
$1 - $3
Bus operators
National Transport Commission
Phone
+94 011-2587372
Email
info@ntc.gov.lk
Website
ntc.gov.lk
Bus from Kataragama to Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
ntc.gov.lk
Standard
$1 - $2
Semi Lux
$2 - $3
AirCon
$3 - $4
Super Lux
$6
Other operators
Taxi from Tissamaharama to Kandy
Ave. Duration
3 h 48 min
Estimated price
$90 - $110

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