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Is there any official online page for timetables of buses and trains around Sri Lanka? Please let me know if you have any information about this websites or official timetables

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The National Transport Commission (NTC) has a list: They also supply details for:

Bus Info

Time Table

Route Map

Bus Fares

Online Bus Reservation System

Online Bus Information

Train Info:

Reserve in Person

Go to any of these stations and buy the ticket up to 30 days before the date of travel:

Aluthgama, Anuradhapura, Badulla, Bandarawela, Batticaloa, China Bay, Colombo Fort, Diyathalawa, Ella, Galle, Gal Oya, Gampaha, Haputale, Hatton, Hikkaduwa, Hingurakgoda, Jaffna, Kalutara South, Kandy, Kantale, Kilinochchi, Kurunegala, Matara, Nanu Oya, Nawalapitiya, Pallai, Peradeniya, Polgahawela, Polonnaruwa, Thabalagamuwa, Trincomalee, Valaichchenai, Vavuniya, Welikanda, Wellawatte

If reserved seating is sold out it is always possible to buy an unreserved ticket on the date of travel.

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