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There are 8 ways to get from Weligama to Kalkudah EP by bus, train, taxi, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Bus, train

  1. Take the bus from Matara to Kadawatha
  2. Take the bus from Kadawatha to Habarana
  3. Take the train from Habarana to Polonnaruwa

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Train

  1. Take the train from Weligama to Maradana
  2. Take the train from Maradana to Polonnaruwa

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Taxi

  1. Take a taxi from Weligama to Kalkudah EP

Drive

  1. Drive from Weligama to Kalkudah EP

Fly Koggala to Weerawila, taxi

  1. Fly from Koggala (KCT) to Weerawila (WRZ)
  2. Take a taxi from Weerawila to Kalkudah EP

Train to Colombo, fly to Batticaloa

  1. Take the train from Weligama to Fort Station
  2. Fly from Colombo (CMB) to Batticaloa (BTC)

Train to Colombo, fly to Sigiriya, train

  1. Take the train from Weligama to Fort Station
  2. Fly from Colombo (CMB) to Sigiriya (GIU)
  3. Take the train from Habarana to Polonnaruwa

Bus to Diyawanna Oya, fly to Hatton, taxi

  1. Take the bus from Matara to Makubura
  2. Fly from Diyawanna Oya (DWO) to Hatton (NUF)
  3. Take a taxi from Hatton to Kalkudah EP
Weligama → Kalkudah EP
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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
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Kalkudah EP is 1912.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Kalkudah EP is recommended.

The social distance requirement in Kalkudah EP is 1 metre.

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

Last updated: 19 Jan 2022
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Weligama to Kalkudah EP is to train which costs Rs. 950 - Rs. 1800 and takes 10h 6m.

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The quickest way to get from Weligama to Kalkudah EP is to fly and taxi which costs Rs. 13000 - Rs. 60000 and takes 5h 2m.

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The distance between Weligama and Kalkudah EP is 250 km. The road distance is 334.6 km.

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The best way to get from Weligama to Kalkudah EP without a car is to bus and train which takes 9h 34m and costs .

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It takes approximately 9h 34m to get from Weligama to Kalkudah EP, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Koggala Airport to Weerawila Airport is the direct flight which takes 30 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Weligama to Kalkudah EP is 335 km. It takes approximately 5h 23m to drive from Weligama to Kalkudah EP.

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Cinnamon Air offers flights from Koggala Airport to Weerawila Airport.

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There are 19+ hotels available in Kalkudah EP. Prices start at Rs. 20000 per night.

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The best way to get from Weligama to Koggala Airport is to taxi which takes 16 min and costs Rs. 900 - Rs. 1100.

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Map of how to get from Weligama to Kalkudah EP.
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  • Distance: 249.7 km
  • Duration: 9h 34m

What companies run services between Weligama, Sri Lanka and Kalkudah EP, Sri Lanka?

You can take a train from Weligama to Kalkudah EP via Maradana and Polonnaruwa in around 10h 6m.

Airlines
Cinnamon Air
Website
cinnamonair.com
Flights from Koggala to Weerawila
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
Rs. 600 - Rs. 42000
Flights from Colombo to Batticaloa
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
Rs. 1300 - Rs. 47000
Flights from Colombo to Sigiriya
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
Rs. 800 - Rs. 46000
Flights from Diyawanna Oya to Hatton
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
Rs. 440 - Rs. 41000
Train operators
Sri Lanka Railways
Website
railway.gov.lk
Train from Habarana to Polonnaruwa
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
Rs. 270 - Rs. 420
Website
railway.gov.lk
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class Fare
Rs. 270 - Rs. 360
2nd Class Fare
Rs. 300 - Rs. 420
Train from Weligama to Maradana
Ave. Duration
2h 39m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
Rs. 130 - Rs. 480
Website
railway.gov.lk
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class Fare
Rs. 300 - Rs. 400
2nd Class Fare
Rs. 340 - Rs. 480
3rd Class
Rs. 130
2nd Class
Rs. 240
Train from Maradana to Polonnaruwa
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
Rs. 470 - Rs. 800
Website
railway.gov.lk
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class Fare
Rs. 470 - Rs. 650
2nd Class Fare
Rs. 550 - Rs. 800
Train from Weligama to Fort Station
Ave. Duration
2h 32m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
Rs. 130 - Rs. 480
Website
railway.gov.lk
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class Fare
Rs. 300 - Rs. 400
2nd Class Fare
Rs. 340 - Rs. 480
3rd Class
Rs. 130
2nd Class
Rs. 240
Bus operators
National Transport Commission
Phone
+94 011-2587372
Email
info@ntc.gov.lk
Website
ntc.gov.lk
Bus from Matara to Kadawatha
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
Rs. 170 - Rs. 230
Schedules at
ntc.gov.lk
Standard
Rs. 170 - Rs. 230
Semi Lux
Rs. 250 - Rs. 310
AirCon
Rs. 350 - Rs. 400
Super Lux
Rs. 592
Bus from Matara to Makubura
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
Rs. 160 - Rs. 210
Schedules at
ntc.gov.lk
Standard
Rs. 160 - Rs. 210
Semi Lux
Rs. 220 - Rs. 270
AirCon
Rs. 310 - Rs. 350
Super Lux
Rs. 530
Superline Travels
Phone
+94776942070
Email
info@superline.lk
Website
superline.lk
Bus from Kadawatha to Habarana
Ave. Duration
3h 54m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
superline.lk
Other operators
Taxi from Weligama to Kalkudah EP
Ave. Duration
5h 23m
Estimated price
Rs. 16000 - Rs. 20000
Pickme
Phone
+94117433433
Website
pickme.lk
Kandy Meter Taxi
Phone
+94 81 49 55 655
Website
kandy-taxi.business.site

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