Gampola Railway Station

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Gampola Railway Station

On this page you can find
  1. Information of the Gampola railway station 
  2. Time table Gampola to Colombo and Kandy,Colombo to Gampola,and  Gampola to Badulla
  3. Places to go around Gampola
Gampola Railway Station
Gampola railway station is a famous station in Sri Lanka Railways and 48th station on the Main line from Colombo fort. Railway station is located between Gelioya and Thembiligala railway stations in the Central Province.  It is  127.38 km far from Colombo Fort and  elevation of 479.26m H.A.M.S.L..
Station has one platform and Almost all the trains that running on the line are stop at the station.
Gampola Railway Station Code is GPL  and  opened in 1879.

Gampola was capitol  of  the Gampola kingdom which one of the ancient kingdom of  Sri Lanka around 1300-1400AD.There are many Temples, ancient stone scripts and monuments in the City that reflects the rich historical legacy of the Gampola Era. So the Visitors can find many interesting places and monuments belonging to that period.
 Also Gampola city has most popular tourist destinations because of outstanding scenery including many famous water falls and cooler climate provided by its high altitude about1500ft.
Some of the Gampola city main attractions are
  • Ambekke Devalaya
  • Gadaladeniya  Viharaya
  • Lankathilaka Viharaya
  • Ambuluwawa
Time table at  Gampola railway station 
Down Towards Colombo and Kandy
Train No Type of the Train Departure Time Train Runs to Available days
1046 Long Distance 01:49 Colombo Fort Daily
1236 Local Trains 06:19 Kandy Daily
1520 Local Trains 07:24 Kandy Daily
1541 Local Trains 11:38 Kandy Daily
1016 Long Distance 12:46 Colombo Fort Daily
1006 Long Distance 16:03 Colombo Fort Daily
1244 Local Trains 17:04 Kandy Daily
1008 Long Distance 18:10 Colombo Fort Daily
1596 Mixed Trains 21:20 Kandy Daily
UP time table Gampola towards Badulla
Train No Type of The Train Departure Time Train Runs To Available Days                 
1126 Mixed Trains 04:13 Badulla Daily
1120 Local Trains 07:25 Nawalapitiya Daily
1005 Long Distance 08:58 Badulla Daily
1142 Local Trains 10:53 Nawalapitiya Daily
1007 Long Distance 11:17 Badulla Daily
1015 Long Distance 12:47 Badulla Daily
1153 Local Trains 14:48 Nawalapitiya Daily
1023 Long Distance 17:34 Hatton Daily
1045 Long Distance 23:29 Badulla Daily
Colombo Fort to Tembiligala Train time table and tickets prices
Train ticket prices
Train No  Time Time table by train number
1st Class
2nd Class 3rdClass
1005 05.55 View  Time table  Train No 1005-1006
200.00  110.00
1023 12.40  
View All tickets prices From Colombo Fort
1007 08.10 View  Time table  Train No 1007-1008
1015 09.45 View  Time table  Train No 1015-1016
1045 20.00 View  Time table  Train No 1045-1046

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