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

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Recommended option

Fly  •  54 min

  1. Fly from Colombo (CMB) to Diyawanna Oya (DWO) CMB - DWO

Rs. 3601 - Rs. 53439

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2h 40m

  1. Take the bus from Katunayake Airport Bus Station to Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal 187-E CMB to Colombo
  2. Take the bus from Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal to Kalutara Colombo

Rs. 1605 - Rs. 1940

4 alternative options

Bus, taxi  •  1h 25m

  1. Take the bus from Katunayake Airport Bus Station to Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal 187-E CMB to Colombo
  2. Take a taxi from Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal to Wadduwa

Rs. 3730 - Rs. 4430

Taxi  •  1h 1m

  1. Take a taxi from Colombo Airport (CMB) to Wadduwa 77.9 km

Rs. 7000 - Rs. 9000

Drive  •  1h 1m

  1. Drive from Colombo Airport (CMB) to Wadduwa 77.9 km

Rs. 1100 - Rs. 1700

Towncar  •  1h 1m

  1. Take a town car from Colombo Airport to Wadduwa 77.9 km

Rs. 2700 - Rs. 4900

Colombo (CMB) to Diyawanna Oya (DWO) flights

The flight time between Colombo (CMB) and Diyawanna Oya (DWO) is around 15 min and covers a distance of around 30 km. The fastest flight normally takes 15 min. Services are operated by SriLankan Airlines and Cinnamon Air. Typically 14 flights run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Flight route overview

Average flight journey time:
15 min
Fastest flight journey time:
15 min
Flight distance:
30 km
Flights per week:
14
Cheapest price:
Rs. 200
Carbon emissions:
9 kg CO2

First and last flights

First flight departs at:
10:30
Last flight departs at:
10:30

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Colombo (CMB) to Diyawanna Oya (DWO) flight schedules

Colombo Airport (CMB) → Wadduwa
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If you need help, visit the national COVID-19 website or call the COVID-19 Helpline 1912

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are recommended
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1 metre
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Wadduwa is 1912.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Wadduwa is recommended.

The social distance requirement in Wadduwa is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 1912.

Last updated: 28 Jul 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Colombo Airport (CMB) to Wadduwa is to drive which costs Rs. 1100 - Rs. 1700 and takes 1h 1m.

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The quickest way to get from Colombo Airport (CMB) to Wadduwa is to fly which costs Rs. 3600 - Rs. 55000 and takes 54 min.

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The distance between Colombo Airport (CMB) and Wadduwa is 57 km. The road distance is 77.9 km.

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The best way to get from Colombo Airport (CMB) to Wadduwa without a car is to bus and taxi which takes 1h 25m and costs Rs. 3700 - Rs. 4500.

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It takes approximately 54 min to get from Colombo Airport (CMB) to Wadduwa, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Colombo Airport (CMB) to Wadduwa is to fly which takes 54 min and costs Rs. 3600 - Rs. 55000. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs Rs. 1600 - Rs. 2000 and takes 2h 40m.

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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 Wadduwa is 78 km. It takes approximately 1h 1m to drive from Colombo Airport (CMB) to Wadduwa.

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

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There are 172+ hotels available in Wadduwa. Prices start at Rs. 20000 per night.

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Map of how to get from Colombo Airport (CMB) to Wadduwa.
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  • Distance: 57 km
  • Duration: 54 min

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

SriLankan Airlines and Cinnamon Air fly from Colombo Airport (CMB) to Wadduwa twice daily. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Colombo Airport (CMB) to Wadduwa via Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal and Kalutara in around 2h 40m.

Airlines
SriLankan Airlines
Website
srilankan.com
Flights from Colombo to Diyawanna Oya
Ave. Duration
15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
Rs. 9000 - Rs. 85000
Cinnamon Air
Website
cinnamonair.com
Flights from Colombo to Diyawanna Oya
Ave. Duration
15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
Rs. 9000 - Rs. 85000
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
Rs. 130
Schedules at
sltb.lk
National Transport Commission
Phone
+94 011-2587372
Email
info@ntc.gov.lk
Website
ntc.gov.lk
Bus from Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal to Kalutara
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
Rs. 75 - Rs. 110
Schedules at
ntc.gov.lk
Standard
Rs. 75 - Rs. 110
Semi Lux
Rs. 75 - Rs. 90
AirCon
Rs. 110 - Rs. 140
Super Lux
Rs. 212
Other operators
Taxi from Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal to Wadduwa
Ave. Duration
40 min
Estimated price
Rs. 3600 - Rs. 4300
Kangaroo Cabs
Phone
+94 11 25 88 588
Website
2588588.com
Colombo Taxi
Phone
+94 11 43 43 475
Website
colombotaxicabs.com
Budget Taxi
Phone
+94 11 72 99 299
Website
budgettaxilk.com
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Colombo Airport to Wadduwa
Estimated price
Rs. 2700 - Rs. 4900

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