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There are 6 ways to get from Tissamaharama to Trincomalee by taxi, train, bus, car or plane

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Taxi, train  •  9h 5m

  1. Take a taxi from Tissamaharama to Matara
  2. Take the train from Matara to Colombo Fort
  3. Take the train from Fort Station to Trincomalee Station

$51 - $66

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Bus, train  •  13h 4m

  1. Take the bus from Kataragama to Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal 32
  2. Take the train from Fort Station to Trincomalee Station Colombo- Trincomalee

$8 - $15

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Taxi  •  5h 56m

  1. Take a taxi from Tissamaharama to Trincomalee 209.6 miles

$120 - $150

Drive  •  5h 56m

  1. Drive from Tissamaharama to Trincomalee 209.6 miles

$25 - $40

Taxi to Katugastota, fly to Batticaloa, taxi  •  6h 57m

  1. Take a taxi from Tissamaharama to Katugastota
  2. Fly from Katugastota (KDZ) to Batticaloa (BTC) KDZ - BTC
  3. Take a taxi from Batticaloa to Trincomalee

$163 - $438

Fly Hambantota to Colombo, train  •  7h 30m

  1. Fly from Hambantota (HRI) to Colombo (CMB) HRI - CMB
  2. Take the train from Fort Station to Trincomalee Station

$242 - $768

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Tissamaharama to Trincomalee is to bus and train which costs Rs. 1300 - Rs. 2600 and takes 13h 4m.

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The quickest way to get from Tissamaharama to Trincomalee is to taxi which costs Rs. 21000 - Rs. 25000 and takes 5h 56m.

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The distance between Tissamaharama and Trincomalee is 255 km. The road distance is 335.4 km.

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The best way to get from Tissamaharama to Trincomalee without a car is to taxi and train which takes 9h 5m and costs Rs. 8500 - Rs. 12000.

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It takes approximately 9h 5m to get from Tissamaharama to Trincomalee, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Katugastota Airport to Batticaloa Airport is the direct flight which takes 30m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Tissamaharama to Trincomalee is 335 km. It takes approximately 5h 56m to drive from Tissamaharama to Trincomalee.

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Cinnamon Air offers flights from Katugastota Airport to Batticaloa Airport.

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There are 256+ hotels available in Trincomalee. Prices start at $14 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Tissamaharama to Hambantota Airport is to taxi which takes 43m and costs Rs. 1700 - Rs. 2200.

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Map of how to get from Tissamaharama to Trincomalee.
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  • Distance: 159.5 miles
  • Duration: 9h 5m

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

There is no direct connection from Tissamaharama to Trincomalee. However, you can take the taxi to Matara, take the train to Colombo Fort, take the walk to Fort Station, then take the train to Trincomalee Station. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Tissamaharama to Trincomalee via Kataragama, Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal, and Fort Station in around 13h 4m.

Airlines
SriLankan Airlines
Website
srilankan.com
Flights from Katugastota to Batticaloa
Ave. Duration
30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$26 - $270
Flights from Hambantota to Colombo
Ave. Duration
45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $850
Cinnamon Air
Website
cinnamonair.com
Flights from Katugastota to Batticaloa
Ave. Duration
30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$26 - $270
Flights from Hambantota to Colombo
Ave. Duration
45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$23 - $220
Train operators
Sri Lanka Railways
Website
railway.gov.lk
Train from Matara to Colombo Fort
Ave. Duration
2h 38m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Book at
railway.gov.lk
3rd Class
$1
2nd Class
$1 - $2
1st Class
$2 - $3
Train from Fort Station to Trincomalee Station
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$1 - $5
Schedules at
railway.gov.lk
3rd Class
$1 - $2
2nd Class
$1 - $3
1st Class
$3 - $5
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
8h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
ntc.gov.lk
Standard
$1 - $2
Semi Lux
$2 - $3
AirCon
$3 - $4
Super Lux
$6
Other operators
Taxi from Tissamaharama to Matara
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
Estimated price
$45 - $60

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