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Train times to Ella

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Train times to Ella

With only one day in Nuwara Eliya we will catch the train the following day to Ella. What time are the Blue Trains? We’ll be travelling on 4 November.

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1. Re: Train times to Ella


You can try either 12.45 p.m or 03.01 p.m trains.

Ambalangoda, Sri...
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2. Re: Train times to Ella

search with official web site of SLR


start station : NANUOYA end station: ELLE

Train no 1005 (Podi Menike) & train no 1015 (Udarata Menike) are the blue trains. as above 12:45 hrs & 14:50 hrs are the leaving times

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3. Re: Train times to Ella

This is a useful site for Train travel


Lostwithiel, United...
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4. Re: Train times to Ella


I am travelling from Colombo in November, do you know if it's best to pre book and pay for tickets before i leave England or buy the tickets when i'm in Colombo.


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5. Re: Train times to Ella

Many thanks for replying. I am going to catch the 12:45 train. Where can I buy a 2nd class ticket?

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6. Re: Train times to Ella

See the link given above, explains it all in detail (unreserved and reserved, day itself or in advance).

<Erik> & [Sandya]

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7. Re: Train times to Ella

You want to take blue train its 12.45 pm.www.railway.gov.lk

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