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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 1 min

  1. Express Train / ...

$1 - $2

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  56 min

  1. 43.2 miles

$30 - $45

Drive  •  56 min

  1. 43.2 miles

$5 - $8

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

Sri Lanka Railways operates a train from Bentota to Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia every 4 hours. Tickets cost $1 - $2 and the journey takes 1 h 1 min.

Train operators
Sri Lanka Railways
Website
railway.gov.lk
Train from Aluthgama to Mount Lavinia
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
eservices.railway.gov.lk
3rd Class
$1
2nd Class
$1
1st Class
$1 - $2
Other operators
Taxi from Bentota to Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia
Ave. Duration
56 min
Estimated price
$30 - $45

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Bentota and Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia is 48 km. The road distance is 69 km.

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

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

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

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