There are 3 ways to get from Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia to Bentota by train, taxi or car

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Train  •  1 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Mount Lavinia to Aluthgama Colombo Commuter / ...

$1

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Taxi  •  56 min

  1. Take a taxi from Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia to Bentota 43.3 miles

$30 - $40

Drive  •  56 min

  1. Drive from Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia to Bentota 43.3 miles

$5 - $8

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The cheapest way to get from Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia to Bentota is to train which costs Rs. 45 - Rs. 170 and takes 1 h 28 min.

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The quickest way to get from Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia to Bentota is to taxi which costs Rs. 5000 - Rs. 6500 and takes 56 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Mount Lavinia and arriving at Aluthgama. Services depart every two hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 28 min.

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The distance between Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia and Bentota is 48 km. The road distance is 69.3 km.

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The best way to get from Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia to Bentota without a car is to train which takes 1 h 28 min and costs Rs. 45 - Rs. 170.

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The train from Mount Lavinia to Aluthgama takes 1 h 28 min including transfers and departs every two hours.

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Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia to Bentota train services, operated by Sri Lanka Railways, depart from Mount Lavinia station.

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Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia to Bentota train services, operated by Sri Lanka Railways, arrive at Aluthgama station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia to Bentota is 69 km. It takes approximately 56 min to drive from Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia to Bentota.

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There are 680+ hotels available in Bentota. Prices start at $24 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia to Bentota.
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  • Distance: 30 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 28 min

What companies run services between Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia, Sri Lanka and Bentota, Southern, Sri Lanka?

Sri Lanka Railways operates a train from Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia to Bentota every 2 hours. Tickets cost $1 and the journey takes 1 h 28 min.

Train operators
Sri Lanka Railways
Website
railway.gov.lk
Train from Mount Lavinia to Aluthgama
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
eservices.railway.gov.lk
3rd Class
$1
2nd Class
$1
1st Class
$1
Other operators
Taxi from Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia to Bentota
Ave. Duration
56 min
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Colombo Taxi
Phone
+94 11 43 43 475
Website
colombotaxicabs.com

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