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There are 4 ways to get from Bandaranaike Int. Airport to Hikkaduwa by bus, train, taxi, car or plane

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Bus, train  •  3 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Katunayake Airport Bus Station to Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal 187-E CMB to Colombo
  2. Take the train from Colombo Fort to Hikkaduwa Express Train / ...

$2 - $3

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  1 h 50 min

  1. Take a taxi from Bandaranaike Int. Airport to Hikkaduwa 91 miles

$65 - $80

Drive  •  1 h 50 min

  1. Drive from Bandaranaike Int. Airport to Hikkaduwa 91 miles

$11 - $16

Fly, train  •  2 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Colombo (CMB) to Diyawanna Oya (DWO) CMB - DWO
  2. Take the train from Colombo Fort to Hikkaduwa

$24 - $225

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bandaranaike Int. Airport to Hikkaduwa is to bus and train which costs Rs. 300 - Rs. 480 and takes 3 h 42 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bandaranaike Int. Airport to Hikkaduwa is to taxi which costs Rs. 11000 - Rs. 14000 and takes 1 h 50 min.

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The distance between Bandaranaike Int. Airport and Hikkaduwa is 117 km. The road distance is 145.6 km.

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The best way to get from Bandaranaike Int. Airport to Hikkaduwa without a car is to bus and train which takes 3 h 42 min and costs Rs. 300 - Rs. 480.

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It takes approximately 3 h 42 min to get from Bandaranaike Int. Airport to Hikkaduwa, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Colombo Airport to Diyawanna Oya Airport is the direct flight which takes 15 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bandaranaike Int. Airport to Hikkaduwa is 146 km. It takes approximately 1 h 50 min to drive from Bandaranaike Int. Airport to Hikkaduwa.

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SriLankan Airlines and Cinnamon Air offer flights from Colombo Airport to Diyawanna Oya Airport.

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There are 2100+ hotels available in Hikkaduwa. Prices start at $18 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Bandaranaike Int. Airport to Hikkaduwa.
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  • Distance: 73.4 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 42 min

What companies run services between Bandaranaike Int. Airport, Sri Lanka and Hikkaduwa, Sri Lanka?

There is no direct connection from Bandaranaike Int. Airport to Hikkaduwa. However, you can take the walk to Katunayake Airport Bus Station, take the bus to Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal, take the walk to Colombo Fort, then take the train to Hikkaduwa. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Hikkaduwa.

Airlines
Cinnamon Air
Website
cinnamonair.com
Flights from Colombo to Diyawanna Oya
Ave. Duration
15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$19 - $220
SriLankan Airlines
Website
srilankan.com
Flights from Colombo to Diyawanna Oya
Ave. Duration
15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $370
Train operators
Sri Lanka Railways
Website
railway.gov.lk
Train from Colombo Fort to Hikkaduwa
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
eservices.railway.gov.lk
3rd Class
$1
2nd Class
$1
1st Class
$1 - $2
Bus operators
Sri Lanka Transport Board - SLTB ICT
Phone
+942581120-29
Website
sltb.lk
Bus from Katunayake Airport Bus Station to Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
sltb.lk
Other operators
Taxi from Bandaranaike Int. Airport to Hikkaduwa
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Estimated price
$65 - $80
Colombo Taxi
Phone
+94 11 43 43 475
Website
colombotaxicabs.com

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