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There is 1 way to get from Chennai to Pigeon Island National Park by plane

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  1. Fly from Madras (MAA) to Trincomalee (TRR)

Madras (MAA) to Trincomalee (TRR) flights

14 Weekly Planes
5h 15m Average Duration
Rs. 44097 Cheapest Price
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India → Sri Lanka
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International entry into Sri Lanka from India

  • Entry is restricted for citizens and permanent residents of India
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Allowed for: Citizens, permanent residents and visa holders

Restricted for: Foreign nationals, with the above exceptions

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Conditions of entry into Sri Lanka from India

  • 7-day mandatory monitored quarantine for arrivals without a COVID-19 Vaccination Certificate
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival for unvaccinated travellers
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • COVID-19 test upon arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from COVID-19 testing on arrival
  • Travel insurance and medical declaration are required for foreign nationals
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions

Rules to follow in Sri Lanka

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Considerations leaving from India

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

Frequently Asked Questions


No, entry into Sri Lanka from India is currently restricted.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are recommended
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1 metre
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Pigeon Island National Park is 1912.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Pigeon Island National Park is recommended.

The social distance requirement in Pigeon Island National Park is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 1912.

Yes, entry into India from Sri Lanka is currently restricted.

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Last updated: 18 May 2022
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Chennai to Pigeon Island National Park is to fly which costs ₹9,500 - ₹46,000 and takes 8h.

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The fastest way to get from Chennai to Pigeon Island National Park is to fly. Taking this option will cost ₹9,500 - ₹46,000 and takes 8h.

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The distance between Chennai and Pigeon Island National Park is 496 km.

It takes approximately 8h to get from Chennai to Pigeon Island National Park, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Madras Airport to Trincomalee Airport. The quickest flight takes 5h 15m and has one stopover.

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Cinnamon Air and SriLankan Airlines offer flights from Madras Airport to Trincomalee Airport.

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There are 62+ hotels available in Pigeon Island National Park. Prices start at Rs. 32500 per night.

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The best way to get from Chennai to Madras Airport is to line 40701 train which takes 21 min and costs ₹85 - ₹550.

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Map of how to get from Chennai to Pigeon Island National Park.
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  • Distance: 496.4 km
  • Duration: 8h

What companies run services between Chennai, India and Pigeon Island National Park, Sri Lanka?

SriLankan Airlines and Cinnamon Air fly from Chennai to Pigeon Island National Park twice daily.

Airlines
SriLankan Airlines
Website
srilankan.com
Flights from Madras to Trincomalee via Colombo
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
Rs. 44000 - Rs. 210000

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