Polgahawela Railway Station

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Polgahawela Railway Station

Polgahawela Junction railway station
Polgahawela railway station
POLGAHAWELA station is a junction railway station, located at 73.82 km on the main line in Kurunegala district of North-West province, (also known as Wayamba province) with an altitude 
of 74.39m high above mean sea level. Station also serves as a terminus for several commuter trains and all local trains and all long distance trains that running on the Main Line, Northern Line, Trincomalee Line, and Batticaloa Line, are stop at the station. Intercity express trains will not stop at the station. 
Station Code is P L G and has three platform and two siding loops.

 Polgahawela junction railway station is one of the major railway junctions in Sri Lanka .It is branching point for the northern line, which run from Polgahawela to Kankesanturei including two railway junctions that branch off   Mannar Line and Batticaloa Line of the railway network.
First train from Colombo to Ambepussa commenced on 27 December 1864 and track extended to Polgahawela in 1866. The station constructed during this period and opened to the public on 1 November in the same year as an ordinary railway station. In 1894, station became a junction station when a new branch connects the line from Polgahawela to Kurunegala, which was the first section of the Northern line construction project.

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Ragama junction

Batticaloa Line branch   off  Trincomalee  line at Galoya junction railway station 

MEDAWACHCHI

Mannar line branch off at Medawachchi railway junction
Now, Mannar line is under construction
MAHO

MARADANA

Avissawella Line branch   off   at Maradana junction railway station 


Time table at Polgahawela railway station
DOWN    Towards Colombo 
Train No Type of the Train  Departure Time Train Runs to Available days 
7084 Long Distance 02:30 Colombo Fort Daily
4090 Colombo Commuter 03:00 Colombo Fort Daily
1507 Colombo Commuter 03:30 Maradana Daily
1046 Long Distance 03:42 Colombo Fort Daily
1512 Colombo Commuter 04:00 Maradana Daily
1518 Colombo Commuter 04:25 Colombo Fort Mon to Fri Days
1518 Colombo Commuter 04:25 Colombo Fort Saturdays and Sundays 
1518 Colombo Commuter 04:35 Colombo Fort Saturdays and Sundays and holidays
4856 Local Train 04:55 Maradana Mon to Fri Days
1527 Colombo Commuter 05:10 Maradana Daily
1535 Colombo Commuter 05:30 Maradana Daily
1537 Colombo Commuter 05:49 Colombo Fort Daily
4857 Colombo Commuter 06:15 Colombo Fort Mon to Fri Days(except holidays)
1526 Colombo Commuter 06:17 Colombo Fort Saturdays and Sundays 
1542 Colombo Commuter 06:23 Colombo Fort Mondays to Saturday
1531 Colombo Commuter 06:41 Colombo Fort Mondays to Saturday
1040 Long Distance 06:48 Colombo Fort Mondays to Saturday
1040 Long Distance 06:54 Colombo Fort Sundays Only
1536 Colombo Commuter 07:39 Colombo Fort Daily
1036 Long Distance 08:20 Colombo Fort Daily
1543 Colombo Commuter 08:28 Colombo Fort Saturdays and Sundays 
4086 Long Distance 08:42 Colombo Fort Daily
1549 Colombo Commuter 08:45 Colombo Fort Daily
1550 Colombo Commuter 10:20 Colombo Fort Daily
1551 Colombo Commuter 11:20 Colombo Fort Daily
4851 Good Train 11:55 Colombo Fort Daily
1024 Colombo Commuter 12:36 Colombo Fort Daily
1552 Colombo Commuter 12:50 Colombo Fort Daily
4868 Mixed Train 13:20 Colombo Fort Daily
1565 Colombo Commuter 13:25 Colombo Fort Daily
1579 Good Train 13:35 Colombo Fort Daily
6012 Long Distance 14:05 Colombo Fort Daily
1016 Long Distance 14:13 Colombo Fort Daily
1566 Colombo Commuter 14:40 Colombo Fort Daily
4854 Long Distance 14:37 Colombo Fort Daily
1568 Colombo Commuter 15:00 Colombo Fort Daily
4094 Long Distance 15:52 Colombo Fort Sundays Only
1581 Colombo Commuter 16:20 Colombo Fort Daily
4002 Long Distance 17:14 Colombo Fort Daily
1020 Long Distance 17:24 Colombo Fort Daily
1576 Colombo Commuter 18:05 Colombo Fort Mondays to Saturday
1006 Long Distance 18:07 Colombo Fort Daily
4018 Long Distance 18:03 Colombo Fort Daily
1578

1592
1008
Colombo Commuter

Colombo Commuter
Express Train
18:10

10.50
20.12
Colombo Fort

Colombo Fort
Colombo Fort
Mon to Fri Days(except holidays)
Saturdays and Sundays
 Daily
4870 Colombo Commuter 20:35 Colombo Fort Mon to Fri Days

Train Timetable Polgahawela to Rambukkana / kandy / Badulla

Train NoTypeD-TimeRuns toAvailable
1194CCT01:02RambukkanaDaily
1120Local04:30NawalapitiyaDaily
1128Local05:45KandyDaily
1125Local06:42RambukkanaDaily
1005XPT07:18BadullaDaily
1135Local09:11RambukkanaDaily
1015XPT09:44BadullaDaily
1136CCT10:16RambukkanaDaily
1007XPT11:07BadullaDaily
1141CCT11:19RambukkanaDaily
1019XPT12:00MataleMon to Fri
1019XPT12:00KandyDaily
1143CCT12:18RambukkanaDaily
1144Local13:42RambukkanaDaily
1023XPT14:03HattonDaily
1164Local15:00RambukkanaNot Sun
1151Local15:28RambukkanaDaily
1152Local16:25RambukkanaNot Sun
1035XPT16:59KandyMon to Fri -H
1035XPT17:59KandySat Sun +H
1164Local18:13RambukkanaMon to Fri-H
1168Local19:00RambukkanaNot Sun
1168Local19:00RambukkanaFri 
1039XPT19:15KandyDaily
1189Local19:20KandyDaily
1190Local19:50RambukkanaDaily
1183CCT20:25RambukkanaNot Sun
1183CCT20:45RambukkanaSun
1045NMT21:27BadullaDaily
1191CCT22:06RambukkanaDaily

Train Time Table to Trincomalee line - Batticaloa Line - Northern Line (Anuradhapura /Vavunia)
UP   Northern line  Towards Maho junction
Train No Type of the Train  Departure Time Train Runs to Available days 
4001 Long Distance 07:03 Omanthai Daily
6011 Long Distance 07:29 Batticaloa Daily
4017 Long Distance 08:00 Vavunia Daily
4451 Long Distance 10:28 Maho Daily
4093 Long Distance 11:03 Vavunia Saturdays Only
4452 Mixed Train 11:50 Anuradhapura Daily
4085 Long Distance 15:12 Omanthai Daily
4468
 4469
Colombo Commuter 18:06
18.40
Maho
Kurunegala
Monday to Friday
 4480
4470
Colombo Commuter 19.05
19:34
Maho Sat-day Sun day and holidays
Monday to Friday (except holidays)
6493 Good Train 20:59 Batticaloa Fridays Only
6079 Long Distance 20:37 Batticaloa Daily
7083 Long Distance 22:35 Trincomalee Daily

UP Towards Kandy/Matale
Polgahawela to Kandy/Matale train time table
Train No Type of The Train Departure Time Train Runs To Available Days
1128
1007
1005
Local Trains
Express train
Express train
05:45
09.23
07.23
Kandy
Badulla
Badulla
Daily
Daily
Daily
1019 Long Distance 12:00 Matale Daily
1023 Long Distance 14:03 Hatton Daily
1035 Long Distance 17:59 Kandy Saturday, Sunday And Holidays
1035 Long Distance 17:59 Kandy Friday Only
1039 Long Distance 19:15 Kandy Daily
1189 Local Trains 19:20 Kandy Daily
 NEW
Time table by train number
Train ticket prices from Colombo Fort
Trains on Northern line Trains on Main line and Matale/Kandy line
1st Class
2nd Class 3rdClass
View  Time table  Train No 1005-1006
240.00  
130.00  70.00
View All tickets prices From Colombo Fort
View time table train No 4001 - 4002 View  Time table  Train No 1007-1008
View  Time table  Train No 1015-1016
View  Time table  Train No 1045-1046
Updated 20/12/2012
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