Railway Network in Sri Lanka & Time Table

Sri Lanka railway network consist of 9 lines :

1. Coastal Railway Line ( Colombo Fort to Mathra, work in progress to extended upto katharagama)
2. Kalani Velley Railway Line( Colombo Fort to Avissavella)
3. Main Railway Line ( Colombo fort to Jaffna )
4. Upcountry Railway Line (Colombo fort to Badulla )
5. Puttalam Railway Line ( Colombo Fort to Puttalam)
6. Mathale Railway Line ( Peradaniya Junction to Mathale)
7. Batticalo Railway Line ( Maho to Batticola)
8. Trinco Railway Line (Galoya Junction to Trincomalee )
9. Mannar Line (Medawachchiya to Mannar)

Following map illustrates the major railway lines and important interchanges in Sri Lanka railway system.

Map of Railway Network in Sri Lanka

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Stations in Sri Lanka
    Railway stations in the southern costal railway line
    Railway stations in the Kalani Velly railway line
    Railway stations in the Upcountry railway line
    Railway stations in the Matale railway line
    Railway stations in the Puttalam railway line
    Railway stations in the main line ( Fort to Jaffna)

Sri Lanka Railway Time Table

Sri Lanka railway department web site provides most accurate railway time table. You can specify the starting station, destination and the schedule date/time of your journey and get the latest updated railway schedules from the following link.
http://www.eservices.railway.gov.lk

Jaffna Railway Station

Jaffna Railway Station

Jaffna railway station is the most pominent station in northern railway line Read more about   Jaffna Railway Station »

Gangarama Temple

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