Jaffnais easily reached by air, bus and train.
by Air – Flights to Jaffna are operated from Ratmalana airport
by Bus – The 8 to 9 hour overnight bus is the most common mode of transportation for the Colombo – Jaffna.
by Train – Jaffna train station tis located in the heart of the city. Some train tickets must be purchased in advance. The fastest train is an A/C, which takes 6 1/2 hours to reach Jaffna from Colombo Fort and other trains take 8 -10 hours. Please check for the availability of train tickets and book in advance with Sri Lankan Railway.