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The Sri Lankan Railways formerly known as the Ceylon Government Railways has an eventful history of 150 years from the day the possibility of having a railways line from Colombo to Kandy and beyond was first discussed.By 1842, the necessity of the railway track was identified by the colonial rulers as the road alone was providing inadequate transport for coffee as there were not sufficient bullock carts or bullocks available

Viceroy Special

Viceroy Special

Train travel in Sri Lanka is a unique experience. The railway network stretches across scenic hill country, magically untouched countryside, and secluded beaches of the Indian Ocean. The train still runs on the legendary route built in the 19th century. Whichever route you choose, you are assured of an unforgettable journey.

T1 Rail Car

T1 Rail Car

The T1 railcar (Diesel Deluxe), which was manufactured by English Electric Co. UK, designed to offer a railway travel of a different kind. The rustic railcar, which was in passenger service between 1947 and 1970, is now beautifully restored to its authentic appearance with luxury comfort.

Rail Packages

Many Rail Packages to Choose from

Discover Sri Lanka by Rail