How to Reach Kandy

How to get in and get around Kandy

If you would like to explore the city, using the three-wheelers (Tuk-Tuk) is the best option. You will find them operating all night. However, walking is also recommended, because the city is not large. This is also a great option if you would like to see shops, temples and other sites in the area.

Know about the preferred mode of transport, average time spent and average distance traveled for commute in Kandy. The most preferred mode of transport in Kandy is Bus/Trolleybus.

Average distance: 13.38 km Average time: 41 min

  • Bus/Trolleybus 50%
    Bus 37.5 min Waiting 7.5 min Walking 6 min Other 3.5 min Overall average time for 12 kms 54.5 min
  • Car 50%
    Driving 27.5 min Overall average time for 14.75 kms 27.5 min
Route Distance Time
Peradeniya to Kandy 3.78 km 3 mins
Ratnapura to Kandy 30.47 km 30 mins
Galle to Kandy 51.26 km 51 mins
Bentota to Kandy 71.86 km 1 hour 11 mins
Malabe to Kandy 74.16 km 1 hour 14 mins
Panadura to Kandy 78.89 km 1 hour 18 mins
Maharagama to Kandy 79.21 km 1 hour 19 mins
Kelaniya to Kandy 79.31 km 1 hour 19 mins
Battaramulla south to Kandy 79.91 km 1 hour 19 mins
Ragama to Kandy 79.94 km 1 hour 19 mins
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