How to get from Colombo to Jaffna
Travelling between Colombo and Jaffna is possible by bus. Bus guarantees the fastest travel on this route. Bus is the slowest option.
The most expensive ticket will cost you LKR 2,350 if you go by Bus; to keep it budget-friendly, opt for a bus which will set you back mere LKR 2,350.
How long does it take to get from Colombo to Jaffna?
It can take you anywhere between 11 and 12 hours to travel between Colombo and Jaffna depending on the means of transport you choose.
Bus is the fastest way to travel between Colombo and Jaffna. Bus will bring you to your destination in 10h 50m. Bus does a much slower job and take about 11h 10m to reach Jaffna.
How much does it cost to get from Colombo to Jaffna?
Travelling between Colombo and Jaffna can be as cheap as LKR 2,350 if you opt for a Avro Travels (Avro Travels) bus and as expensive as LKR 2,350 if you buy a Avro Travels (Avro Travels) Bus ticket.
Here is the list of how much you can expect to pay travelling by each means of transport available for this route.
How many trips per day are there between Colombo and Jaffna ?
- 2 from Colombo to Jaffna starting from 20:00 Wellawatte until 20:20 Galleface
- 1 from Colombo to Jaffna starting from 05:45 Colombo Fort until 05:45 Colombo Fort
Check above for a bus, train, flight and ferry timetable from Colombo to Jaffna.
What is the most popular transport to get from Colombo to Jaffna?
There is a choice of transportation means any time of the day with bus remaining the most popular option due to their reasonable pricing and comfort.
Out of 1000 travellers who bought tickets for this route
- 1000 opted for a bus
- 833 took a train