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Top 10 highest railway stations in Sri Lanka

Pattipola railway station  is the highest railway station in Sri Lanka. It is situated about 222.92 km away from Colombo at an altitude of 1,891.5 meters.

the Summit level, 224.02km* away from Colombo between Ambewela and Pattipola at 1898.1 meters (6226ft)  above sea level, is the highest point on the rail way track which 'Main line' runs from the Colombo to Badulla in  Sri Lanka

Station
distance (Km)
elevation (m)
Summit level
224.027**
1898.1
 Pattipola
222.92
1891.56
 Ambewela
221.48
1827.77
 Ohiya
231.63
1791.77
 Perakumpura
211.17
1729.81
 Idalgashinna
240.55
1665.85
 Nanuoya
207.05
1613.10
 Haputale
247.66
1479.57
 Radella
202.70
1575.31
 Great western
199.30
1455.48
 Watagoda
194.29
1341.46

 See also:-   highest train stations in the world.

Note:- * / ** Distance from center of the railway network




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