Getting There

The city of Trincomalle is 233 kilometres away from Bandaranaike International Airport. For those who are planning on travelling from the airport to this iconic city, here are the best modes of tranportation

Best way to get to Trincomallee from BIA
Hiring a vehicle
Coming to Anuradhapura via a hired vehicle will take about 5 hours depending on the route taken. It's possible to hire a vehicle from the airport transfer service or privately through your agent or hotel.
Travelling by train
The most scenic route would be by train, tickets can be purchased at the station. Trains leave from the Colombo Fort Railway Station, check the schedules for the train times as there are 4 trains that stop by Trincomalee on the way to their main destination.