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I need to get from Colombo to Jaffna, what is the best way to travel?

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You can get a train from Colombo, Jaffna for the trains timetable click here runs 3 times a day and ends at Kankesanthurai. There is also a night train departs at 20:30 arrives Jaffna at 05:10.


Bus No: 87 from Colombo Fort - Jaffna

Colombo Fort - Chilaw - Puttalam - Anuradhapura

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