There are 6 ways to get from Colombo Airport (CMB) to Koggala by plane, train, taxi, bus or car

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Fly Colombo to Diyawanna Oya, train  •  4 h 29 min

  1. Fly from Colombo (CMB) to Diyawanna Oya (DWO) CMB - DWO
  2. Take the train from Colombo Fort to Habaraduwa

$24 - $226

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Train  •  5 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Colombo Fort to Habaraduwa Express Train / ...

$2 - $4

4 alternative options

Taxi to Hatton, fly to Koggala  •  2 h 52 min

  1. Take a taxi from Colombo Airport (CMB) to Hatton
  2. Fly from Hatton (NUF) to Koggala (KCT) NUF - KCT

$56 - $244

Bus  •  6 h

  1. Take the bus from Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal to Galle Bus Station 32-1

$9 - $12

Taxi  •  2 h 1 min

  1. Take a taxi from Colombo Airport (CMB) to Koggala 102.8 miles

$70 - $90

Drive  •  2 h 1 min

  1. Drive from Colombo Airport (CMB) to Koggala 102.8 miles

$12 - $18

Questions & Answers

The distance between Colombo Airport (CMB) and Koggala is 140 km. The road distance is 164.5 km.

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The best way to get from Colombo Airport (CMB) to Koggala without a car is to train which takes 5 h 1 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 29 min to get from Colombo Airport (CMB) to Koggala, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Colombo Airport (CMB) to Koggala is to train which takes 5 h 1 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 6 h.

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The quickest flight from Colombo Airport to Diyawanna Oya Airport is the direct flight which takes 15 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Colombo Airport (CMB) to Koggala is 164 km. It takes approximately 2 h 1 min to drive from Colombo Airport (CMB) to Koggala.

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SriLankan Airlines and Cinnamon Air offer flights from Colombo Airport to Diyawanna Oya Airport.

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There are 2350+ hotels available in Koggala. Prices start at $15 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Colombo Airport (CMB) to Koggala.
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  • Distance: 87.6 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 29 min

What companies run services between Colombo Airport (CMB), Sri Lanka and Koggala, Sri Lanka?

Sri Lanka Railways operates a train from Colombo Airport (CMB) to Koggala 3 times a day. Tickets cost $1 - $3 and the journey takes 3 h 5 min. Alternatively, National Transport Commission operates a bus from Colombo Airport (CMB) to Koggala every 2 hours. Tickets cost $1 - $2 and the journey takes 4 h.

Airlines
Cinnamon Air
Website
cinnamonair.com
Flights from Colombo to Diyawanna Oya
Ave. Duration
15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$19 - $220
Flights from Hatton to Koggala
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$19 - $200
SriLankan Airlines
Website
srilankan.com
Flights from Colombo to Diyawanna Oya
Ave. Duration
15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $370
Train operators
Sri Lanka Railways
Website
railway.gov.lk
Train from Colombo Fort to Habaraduwa
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
eservices.railway.gov.lk
3rd Class
$1
2nd Class
$1 - $2
1st Class
$1 - $3
Bus operators
National Transport Commission
Phone
+94 011-2587372
Email
info@ntc.gov.lk
Website
ntc.gov.lk
Bus from Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal to Galle Bus Station
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
ntc.gov.lk
Standard
$1 - $2
Semi Lux
$1 - $2
AirCon
$1 - $2
Super Lux
$3
Other operators
Taxi from Colombo Airport (CMB) to Hatton
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Colombo Taxi
Phone
+94 11 43 43 475
Website
colombotaxicabs.com

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