Kadawatha to Kaduwela segment opened

Published : 9:05 am  September 18, 2015 | No comments so far |  |  (722) reads | 

COC Expressway


The Kadawatha-Kaduwela segment of the Colombo Outer Circular Expressway was declared open yesterday by  Highways Minister Lakshman Kiriella.
The Expressway was opened to the public from 9.00 p.m. yesterday, the Ministry of Highways said.
A toll of Rs. 100 will be charged for light vehicles that travel from Kadawatha to Kaduwela on the Expressway, while Rs. 200 will be charged for heavy vehicles.

Rs. 650 will be charged for light vehicles travelling from Kadawatha to Matara, and Rs. 1,750 will be charged for heavy vehicles, including buses.
The toll charge from Kadawatha to Pinnaduwa is Rs. 500 for light vehicles. 
The bus fare is Rs. 400 per person from Kadawatha to Galle and Rs. 500 from Kadawatha to Matara.  Bus services will be available from 8.30 am to 4.30 pm for journeys up to Matara.
Bus services up to Galle will be available from 7.00 am to 3.00 pm daily.