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There are 6 ways to get from Vijayawada to Pigeon Island National Park by train or plane

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Recommended option

Train to Hyderabad, fly to Trincomalee  •  13h 51m

  1. Take the train from Vijayawada Jn to Secunderabad
  2. Fly from Hyderabad (HYD) to Trincomalee (TRR) HYD - TRR

Cheapest option

Train to Madras, fly to Trincomalee  •  15h 2m

  1. Take the train from Vijayawada Jn to Chennai Central
  2. Fly from Madras (MAA) to Trincomalee (TRR) MAA - TRR

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Fly Vijayawada to Trincomalee  •  7h 56m

  1. Fly from Vijayawada (VGA) to Trincomalee (TRR) VGA - TRR

Fly Vijayawada to Colombo, travel  •  8h 56m

  1. Fly from Vijayawada (VGA) to Colombo (CMB) VGA - CMB
  2. Travel from Colombo to Pigeon Island National Park

Train to Rajahmundry, fly to Trincomalee  •  22h 24m

  1. Take the train from Vijayawada Jn to Rajamundry
  2. Fly from Rajahmundry (RJA) to Trincomalee (TRR) RJA - TRR

Fly Vijayawada to Sigiriya, travel  •  15h 57m

  1. Fly from Vijayawada (VGA) to Sigiriya (GIU) VGA - GIU
  2. Travel from Sigiriya to Pigeon Island National Park

Vijayawada (VGA) to Trincomalee (TRR) flights

2 Weekly Planes
7h 15m Average Duration
Rs. 57967 Cheapest Price
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India → Sri Lanka
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Conditions of entry into Sri Lanka from India

  • 7-day mandatory monitored quarantine for arrivals without a COVID-19 Vaccination Certificate
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival for unvaccinated travellers
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • COVID-19 test upon arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from COVID-19 testing on arrival
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No, entry into Sri Lanka from India is currently restricted.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are recommended
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1 metre
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Pigeon Island National Park is 1912.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Pigeon Island National Park is recommended.

The social distance requirement in Pigeon Island National Park is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 1912.

Yes, entry into India from Sri Lanka is currently restricted.

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Last updated: 18 May 2022
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Vijayawada to Pigeon Island National Park is to train and fly which costs ₹11,000 - ₹28,000 and takes 22h 24m.

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The quickest way to get from Vijayawada to Pigeon Island National Park is to fly which costs ₹12,000 - ₹55,000 and takes 7h 56m.

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The distance between Vijayawada and Pigeon Island National Park is 868 km.

It takes approximately 13h 51m to get from Vijayawada to Pigeon Island National Park, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Hyderabad Airport to Trincomalee Airport. The quickest flight takes 5h and has one stopover.

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SriLankan Airlines offers flights from Hyderabad Airport to Trincomalee Airport.

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There are 62+ hotels available in Pigeon Island National Park. Prices start at Rs. 32500 per night.

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The best way to get from Vijayawada to Vijayawada Airport is to taxi which takes 17 min and costs ₹450 - ₹550.

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Map of how to get from Vijayawada to Pigeon Island National Park.
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  • Distance: 868.4 km
  • Duration: 13h 51m

What companies run services between Vijayawada, India and Pigeon Island National Park, Sri Lanka?

IndiGo Airlines, SriLankan Airlines and Cinnamon Air fly from Vijayawada to Pigeon Island National Park twice a week.

Airlines
SriLankan Airlines
Website
srilankan.com
Flights from Hyderabad to Trincomalee via Colombo
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
Rs. 47000 - Rs. 200000
Flights from Vijayawada to Trincomalee via Hyderabad, Colombo
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
Rs. 55000 - Rs. 240000
Flights from Madras to Trincomalee via Colombo
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
Rs. 44000 - Rs. 210000
Flights from Vijayawada to Colombo via Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
Rs. 55000 - Rs. 250000
Flights from Vijayawada to Colombo via Madras
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
Rs. 50000 - Rs. 240000
Flights from Vijayawada to Colombo via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
Rs. 55000 - Rs. 250000
Flights from Rajahmundry to Trincomalee via Hyderabad, Colombo
Ave. Duration
17h 45m
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
Rs. 65000 - Rs. 270000
Flights from Rajahmundry to Trincomalee via Bengaluru, Colombo
Ave. Duration
19h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
Rs. 60000 - Rs. 260000
Flights from Rajahmundry to Trincomalee via Hyderabad, Kochi, Colombo
Ave. Duration
17h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
Rs. 60000 - Rs. 150000
Flights from Rajahmundry to Trincomalee via Hyderabad, Madras, Colombo
Ave. Duration
17h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
Rs. 65000 - Rs. 270000
Flights from Rajahmundry to Trincomalee via Hyderabad, Bengaluru, Colombo
Ave. Duration
17h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
Rs. 65000 - Rs. 270000
Flights from Rajahmundry to Trincomalee via Bengaluru, Mumbai, Colombo
Ave. Duration
19h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
Rs. 90000 - Rs. 310000
Flights from Rajahmundry to Trincomalee via Bengaluru, Tiruchirapalli, Colombo
Ave. Duration
19h 15m
When
Tuesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
Rs. 55000 - Rs. 130000
Flights from Rajahmundry to Trincomalee via Bengaluru, Madurai, Colombo
Ave. Duration
19h 15m
When
Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
Rs. 55000 - Rs. 130000
Flights from Rajahmundry to Trincomalee via Bengaluru, Kochi, Colombo
Ave. Duration
19h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
Rs. 55000 - Rs. 140000
Flights from Rajahmundry to Trincomalee via Bengaluru, Hyderabad, Colombo
Ave. Duration
19h 15m
When
Friday
Estimated price
Rs. 75000 - Rs. 290000
Flights from Rajahmundry to Trincomalee via Bengaluru, Madras, Colombo
Ave. Duration
19h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
Rs. 65000 - Rs. 270000
Flights from Rajahmundry to Trincomalee via Bengaluru, Trivandrum, Colombo
Ave. Duration
19h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
Rs. 55000 - Rs. 140000
Flights from Rajahmundry to Trincomalee via Madras, Colombo
Ave. Duration
23h
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
Rs. 50000 - Rs. 120000
Flights from Rajahmundry to Trincomalee via Hyderabad, Mumbai, Colombo
Ave. Duration
20h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
Rs. 80000 - Rs. 290000
Flights from Rajahmundry to Trincomalee via Hyderabad, Delhi, Colombo
Ave. Duration
20h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
Rs. 110000 - Rs. 330000
Flights from Vijayawada to Sigiriya via Bengaluru, Colombo
Ave. Duration
13h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
Rs. 50000 - Rs. 230000
Flights from Vijayawada to Sigiriya via Hyderabad, Colombo
Ave. Duration
13h 50m
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
Rs. 55000 - Rs. 240000
Flights from Vijayawada to Sigiriya via Delhi, Colombo
Ave. Duration
14h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
Rs. 90000 - Rs. 290000
Flights from Vijayawada to Sigiriya via Madras, Colombo
Ave. Duration
15h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
Rs. 43000 - Rs. 100000
Flights from Vijayawada to Sigiriya via Hyderabad, Bengaluru, Colombo
Ave. Duration
13h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
Rs. 55000 - Rs. 240000
Flights from Vijayawada to Sigiriya via Hyderabad, Madras, Colombo
Ave. Duration
13h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
Rs. 55000 - Rs. 240000
Flights from Vijayawada to Sigiriya via Bengaluru, Kochi, Colombo
Ave. Duration
18h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
Rs. 55000 - Rs. 240000
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Vijayawada to Colombo via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
Rs. 47000 - Rs. 110000
Flights from Vijayawada to Colombo via Madras
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
Rs. 44000 - Rs. 100000
Flights from Vijayawada to Colombo via Hyderabad, Madras
Ave. Duration
8h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
Rs. 50000 - Rs. 120000
Cinnamon Air
Website
cinnamonair.com
Flights from Rajahmundry to Trincomalee via Madras, Colombo
Ave. Duration
23h
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
Rs. 50000 - Rs. 120000
Flights from Vijayawada to Sigiriya via Madras, Colombo
Ave. Duration
15h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
Rs. 43000 - Rs. 100000
Flights from Vijayawada to Sigiriya via Bengaluru, Madras, Colombo
Ave. Duration
18h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
Rs. 49000 - Rs. 120000
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 Vijayawada Jn to Secunderabad
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
Rs. 900 - Rs. 4800
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Sleeper Class
Rs. 900 - Rs. 1200
Third AC (3A)
Rs. 2700 - Rs. 3400
Second AC (2A)
Rs. 3800 - Rs. 4800
Train from Vijayawada Jn to Chennai Central
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
Rs. 1100 - Rs. 6000
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Sleeper Class
Rs. 1100 - Rs. 1500
Third AC (3A)
Rs. 3200 - Rs. 4000
Second AC (2A)
Rs. 4500 - Rs. 6000
Train from Vijayawada Jn to Rajamundry
Ave. Duration
1h 58m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
Rs. 600 - Rs. 3600
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Sleeper Class
Rs. 600 - Rs. 800
Third AC (3A)
Rs. 2000 - Rs. 2600
Second AC (2A)
Rs. 2800 - Rs. 3600

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