Travel from Colombo-Airport-CMB to Anuradhapura

Train from Colombo Airport (CMB) to Anuradhapura

Sri Lanka Railways operates a train from Colombo Airport (CMB) to Anuradhapura 4 times a day. Tickets cost $1 - $4 and the journey takes 3 h 47 min.

How to get from Colombo Airport (CMB) to Anuradhapura

ModeDurationPrice
From Colombo airport fly to Sigiriya airport then taxi to Anuradhapura.1 h 49 min$287
From Katunayake Airport Bus Station line 187 bus to Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal, walk to Colombo Fort, then train to Anuradhapura Town.5 h 43 min$3
From Katunayake Airport Bus Station line 187 bus to Pettah CTB, bus to Puttalam, then taxi to Anuradhapura.6 h 16 min$41
From Colombo Airport (CMB) taxi to Anuradhapura.3 h 20 min$89
From Colombo Airport (CMB) drive to Anuradhapura.3 h 20 min$16

How long does it take to get from Colombo Airport (CMB) to Anuradhapura?

It takes approximately 1 h 49 min to get from Colombo Airport (CMB) to Anuradhapura, including transfers.

Operators from Colombo Airport (CMB) to Anuradhapura

OperatorPhoneWebsite
Cinnamon AirCinnamon Air
SriLankan AirlinesSriLankan Airlines
Sri Lanka Transport Board - SLTB ICT+942581120-29Sri Lanka Transport Board - SLTB ICT
Sri Lanka RailwaysSri Lanka Railways
National Transport Commission+94 011-2587372National Transport Commission
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    Colombo Airport (CMB) to Anuradhapura:

    1. Trip:
      1 Fly, taxi
      • One-Way approx: USD $257 - $571
      • Duration: 1 h 49 min
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      2 Train
      • One-Way approx: USD $2 - $5
      • Duration: 5 h 43 min
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      3 Bus, taxi
      • One-Way approx: USD $32 - $48
      • Duration: 6 h 16 min
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      4 Taxi
      • One-Way approx: USD $75 - $90
      • Duration: 3 h 20 min
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      5 Drive
      • One-Way approx: USD $13 - $20
      • Duration: 3 h 20 min
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        • Duration: 3 h 20 min
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