Colombo Fort Railway Station, Colombo

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Visit the major rail hub of the region at Colombo Fort Railway Station, with lines servicing most of the main cities in the country. From this central station, you can explore a bustling marketplace, or just find somewhere to sit and people-watch among the buzz of activity. Take a moment to absorb the station's design, which dates back to 1917: modeled on Manchester Victoria station in England, it stands on land reclaimed from a lake. Remember when riding the train here: you have to be quick and unforgiving to get a seat, so arrive early. For Colombo Fort Railway Station and beyond, use our Colombo online journey planner to get the most from your Colombo vacation.
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  • This is the main railway station of sri lanka and connects you with ella and galle. Come early to get tickets, well organised  more »
  • Fort Railway Station is a major rail hub and the main rail gateway to central Colombo (here most intercity trains running over the country end) For the information, Fort Station is a couple kilometres...  more »
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