The Intercity express train service between Colombo Fort and Bandarawela operates from today in view of the school vacation.
The train will leave Colombo Fort Railway Station at 8.35 a.m. on the 13th, 15th , 17th , 19th , 21st , 23rd , 25th , 27th , 29th and the 31st . It will return to Colombo Fort at 6.45 a.m. on the 14th , 16th , 18t , 20th , 22nd , 24th , 26th , 28th and 30th from tomorrow. The Railway Department said 2nd Class reservations can be made from Colombo to Gampola at the rate of 220 rupees per seat while it will be 380 rupees up to Nanu Oya. The commuters have to pay 450 rupees from Colombo Fort to Bandarawela.