There are 4 ways to get from Colombo Airport (CMB) to Kalpitiya by train, bus, taxi or car
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Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Colombo Airport (CMB) to Kalpitiya is to bus which costs Rs. 280 - Rs. 450 and takes 6 h 15 min.
The quickest way to get from Colombo Airport (CMB) to Kalpitiya is to taxi which takes 2 h 44 min and costs Rs. 9000 - Rs. 11000.
The distance between Colombo Airport (CMB) and Kalpitiya is 119 km. The road distance is 142 km.
It takes approximately 3 h 56 min to get from Colombo Airport (CMB) to Kalpitiya, including transfers.
No, there is no direct bus from Colombo Airport (CMB) to Kalpitiya. However, there are services departing from Katunayake Airport Bus Station and arriving at Kalpitiya via Pettah CTB Main Bus Stop. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 15 min.
What companies run services between Colombo Airport (CMB), Sri Lanka and Kalpitiya, Sri Lanka?
Sri Lanka Railways operates a train from Colombo Airport (CMB) to Kalpitiya twice daily. Tickets cost $1 - $3 and the journey takes 2 h 54 min. Alternatively, National Transport Commission operates a bus from Colombo Airport (CMB) to Kalpitiya hourly. Tickets cost $1 - $2 and the journey takes 4 h 35 min.
Train from Katunayake to Nooranagar
- Ave. Duration
- 2 h 54 min
- Twice daily
- Estimated price
- $1 - $3
- Schedules at
- 3rd Class
- 2nd Class
- 1st Class
- $1 - $3
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