Anuradhapura Railway Station is a railway station in Anuradhapura, Sri
Lanka. The station is served by
Sri Lanka Railways, with Northern Line
services, such as the Yal Devi, calling at the station.
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From Polgahawela, the Northern Railway line was opened up to
Anuradhapura on 1 November 1904. The construction of the line beyond
Anuradhapura, to Medawachchiya, was completed on 11 March 1905.
Yal Devi was operated between Colombo and Kankasanthurei via Jaffna;
(temporarily only up to Jaffna)[needs update]
Northern Line trains serve Anuradhapura. Trains connect Colombo with
Vavuniya, via Anuradhapura.
The railways operate a short branch line at
Anuradhapura to Mihintale
Railway stations in Sri Lanka
Rail transport in Sri Lanka
List of railway stations by line order in Sri Lanka
^ "Daily News". IESL proposes railway electrification project.
2010-12-25. Archived from the original on 2012-03-08.
^ Martyn, John H. (1923). Notes on Jaffna - Chronological, Historical,
Biographical. Tellippalai: American Ceylon Mission Press.
Sri Lanka Railways
Sri Lanka Railways Timetable"
Coordinates: 8°20′40″N 80°29′39″E / 8.34444°N
80.49417°E / 8.344