There are 5 ways to get from Bandaranaike Int. Airport to Kalutara by bus, taxi, train, car or plane

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Bus, line 99 bus, taxi  •  2 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Katunayake Airport Bus Station to Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal
  2. Take the line 99 bus from Pettah CTB to Maharagama 99
  3. Take a taxi from Maharagama to Kalutara

$15 - $18

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  3 h 17 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 Kalutara South Colombo Commuter / ...

$2

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Taxi  •  1 h 10 min

  1. Take a taxi from Bandaranaike Int. Airport to Kalutara 53.6 miles

$25 - $31

Drive  •  1 h 10 min

  1. Drive from Bandaranaike Int. Airport to Kalutara 53.6 miles

$6 - $10

Fly  •  59 min

  1. Fly from Colombo (CMB) to Diyawanna Oya (DWO) CMB - DWO

$35 - $237

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bandaranaike Int. Airport to Kalutara is to bus and train which costs Rs. 299 and takes 3 h 17 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bandaranaike Int. Airport to Kalutara is to fly which costs Rs. 5500 - Rs. 40000 and takes 59 min.

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The distance between Bandaranaike Int. Airport and Kalutara is 66 km. The road distance is 85.8 km.

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The best way to get from Bandaranaike Int. Airport to Kalutara without a car is to bus and line 99 bus and taxi which takes 2 h 28 min and costs Rs. 2400 - Rs. 3000.

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It takes approximately 2 h 28 min to get from Bandaranaike Int. Airport to Kalutara, 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 Kalutara is 86 km. It takes approximately 1 h 10 min to drive from Bandaranaike Int. Airport to Kalutara.

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

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There are 653+ hotels available in Kalutara. Prices start at $25 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Bandaranaike Int. Airport to Kalutara.
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  • Distance: 41.4 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 28 min

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

SriLankan Airlines and Cinnamon Air fly from Bandaranaike Int. Airport to Kalutara 5 times a day.

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 Kalutara South
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
eservices.railway.gov.lk
3rd Class
$1
2nd Class
$1
1st Class
$1
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
National Transport Commission
Phone
+94 011-2587372
Email
info@ntc.gov.lk
Website
ntc.gov.lk
Bus from Pettah CTB to Maharagama
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
ntc.gov.lk
Standard
$1
Semi Lux
$1
AirCon
$1
Super Lux
$1
Other operators
Taxi from Maharagama to Kalutara
Ave. Duration
37 min
Estimated price
$13 - $16
Colombo Taxi
Phone
+94 11 43 43 475
Website
colombotaxicabs.com

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