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Train Name : 8 (Special) | Train No : 8

Classes : 2nd,3rd
Stops : 6
Duration : 2 Hrs 55 Mins
Days : Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday

Train number 8 is a train running between Kandy and Colombo Fort. The two cities are located at a distance of 5.051 kms.

The train 8 is named as 8 (Special) . It leaves Kandy at 18:40. and reaches Colombo Fort at 21:35.It takes 2 Hrs 55 Mins to reach from its source to the destination.

Some of the major stations that the train passes through on its way are . In a week, 8 (Special) operates on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday.

Station name (code) Arrival Departure Stop time Classes Days
Kandy 3rd Sunday to Monday
Sarasaviuyana 18:48 18:49 1 minutes 3rd Sunday to Monday
Chilaw 19:00 19:17 17 minutes 2nd,3rd Sunday to Monday
Madampe 19:27 19:34 7 minutes 2nd,3rd Sunday to Monday
Bolawatte 2nd,3rd Sunday to Monday
Colombo Fort 21:35 2nd,3rd Sunday to Monday

Frequently Asked Questions

  1. What time 8 (Special) depart from Kandy Railway Station ?
    8 (Special) departs from Kandy Railway Station at 18:40.
  2. How much time 8 (Special) take to reach Colombo Fort Station ?
    The arrival time of 8 (Special) at Colombo Fort Station is 21:35.
  3. Distance covered by 8 (Special) ?
    8 (Special) covers 73.891 km to reach Colombo Fort Station. 8 (Special) passes through 6 stations.
  4. How to book a train ticket online in Sri Lanka?
    You can check various methods for booking here Click Here