There are 3 ways to get from Colombo Airport (CMB) to Balapitiya by bus, train, taxi or car
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Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Colombo Airport (CMB) to Balapitiya is to bus and train which costs Rs. 290 - Rs. 450 and takes 3 h 37 min.
The quickest way to get from Colombo Airport (CMB) to Balapitiya is to taxi which costs Rs. 9500 - Rs. 12000 and takes 1 h 39 min.
The distance between Colombo Airport (CMB) and Balapitiya is 101 km. The road distance is 127.5 km.
It takes approximately 3 h 37 min to get from Colombo Airport (CMB) to Balapitiya, including transfers.
What companies run services between Colombo Airport (CMB), Sri Lanka and Balapitiya, Sri Lanka?
There is no direct connection from Colombo Airport (CMB) to Balapitiya. However, you can take the bus to Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal, take the walk to Colombo Fort, then take the train to Balapitiya. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Balapitiya.
Train from Colombo Fort to Balapitiya
- Ave. Duration
- 1 h 41 min
- 5 times a day
- Estimated price
- $1 - $2
- Schedules at
- 3rd Class
- 2nd Class
- 1st Class
- $1 - $2
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