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Recommended option

Train  •  4 h 45 min

  1. Express Train / ...

$2 - $4

4 alternative options

Bus  •  5 h 50 min

  1. 32-1

$5 - $7

Taxi  •  1 h 51 min

  1. 96.3 miles

$75 - $90

Drive  •  1 h 51 min

  1. 96.3 miles

$11 - $17

Taxi, fly  •  3 h 2 min

  1. NUF - KCT

$64 - $255

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

Sri Lanka Railways operates a train from Colombo Airport (CMB) to Unawatuna 3 times a day. Tickets cost $1 - $3 and the journey takes 2 h 49 min. Alternatively, National Transport Commission operates a bus from Colombo Airport (CMB) to Unawatuna every 2 hours. Tickets cost $1 - $2 and the journey takes 4 h.

Airlines
Cinnamon Air
Website
cinnamonair.com
Flights from Hatton to Koggala
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$19 - $200
Train operators
Sri Lanka Railways
Website
railway.gov.lk
Train from Colombo Fort to Unawatuna
Ave. Duration
2 h 49 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 - $3
Super Lux
$4
Other operators
Taxi from Colombo Airport (CMB) to Unawatuna
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
Estimated price
$75 - $90
Colombo Taxi
Phone
+94 11 43 43 475
Website
colombotaxicabs.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Colombo Airport (CMB) and Unawatuna is 134 km. The road distance is 154 km.

The cheapest way to get from Colombo Airport (CMB) to Unawatuna is to train which costs Rs. 280 - Rs. 650 and takes 4 h 45 min.

The quickest way to get from Colombo Airport (CMB) to Unawatuna is to taxi which takes 1 h 51 min and costs Rs. 12000 - Rs. 15000.

It takes approximately 4 h 45 min to get from Colombo Airport (CMB) to Unawatuna, including transfers.