There are 5 ways to get from Colombo Airport (CMB) to Rambukkana Station by train, bus, taxi, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Gampaha to Polgahawela Colombo Commuter / ...

$17 - $22

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  3 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Katunayake Airport Bus Station to Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal 187-E CMB to Colombo
  2. Take the train from Colombo Fort to Polgahawela Colombo Commuter / ...

$12 - $16

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  1 h 33 min

  1. Take a taxi from Colombo Airport (CMB) to Rambukkana Station 48.7 miles

$30 - $40

Drive  •  1 h 33 min

  1. Drive from Colombo Airport (CMB) to Rambukkana Station 48.7 miles

$5 - $9

Bus, fly  •  3 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Katunayake Airport Bus Station to Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal
  2. Fly from Diyawanna Oya (DWO) to Katugastota (KDZ) DWO - KDZ

$35 - $168

Questions & Answers

The distance between Colombo Airport (CMB) and Rambukkana Station is 58 km. The road distance is 77.8 km.

Get driving directions

The best way to get from Colombo Airport (CMB) to Rambukkana Station without a car is to train which takes 1 h 57 min and costs .

More details

It takes approximately 1 h 57 min to get from Colombo Airport (CMB) to Rambukkana Station, including transfers.

More details

The quickest flight from Diyawanna Oya Airport to Katugastota Airport is the direct flight which takes 30 min.

Search flights

Yes, the driving distance between Colombo Airport (CMB) to Rambukkana Station is 78 km. It takes approximately 1 h 33 min to drive from Colombo Airport (CMB) to Rambukkana Station.

Get driving directions

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

Search flights

There are 172+ hotels available in Rambukkana Station. Prices start at $16 USD per night.

More details

Map of how to get from Colombo Airport (CMB) to Rambukkana Station.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 36.1 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 57 min

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

Sri Lanka Railways operates a train from Colombo Airport (CMB) to Rambukkana Station hourly. Tickets cost $1 and the journey takes 1 h 10 min.

Airlines
SriLankan Airlines
Website
srilankan.com
Flights from Diyawanna Oya to Katugastota
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $290
Cinnamon Air
Website
cinnamonair.com
Flights from Diyawanna Oya to Katugastota
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$13 - $140
Train operators
Sri Lanka Railways
Website
railway.gov.lk
Train from Gampaha to Polgahawela
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
eservices.railway.gov.lk
3rd Class
$1
2nd Class
$1
1st Class
$1
Train from Colombo Fort to Polgahawela
Ave. Duration
2 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
eservices.railway.gov.lk
3rd Class
$1
2nd Class
$1
1st Class
$1 - $2
Bus operators
Sri Lanka Transport Board - SLTB ICT
Phone
+942581120-29
Website
sltb.lk
Bus from Katunayake Airport Bus Station to Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
sltb.lk
Other operators
Taxi from Colombo Airport (CMB) to Rambukkana Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Colombo Taxi
Phone
+94 11 43 43 475
Website
colombotaxicabs.com

Want to know more about travelling around the world?

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Read our range of informative guides on popular transport routes and companies - including How do I buy a London Underground ticket?, South Korea: Travelling from Seoul to Busan and 4 of the smartest ways to explore Australia - to help you get the most out of your next trip.