There are 5 ways to get from Colombo to Adam’s Peak by plane, taxi, bus or car

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

Fly to Hatton  •  2 h 14 min

  1. Fly from Diyawanna Oya (DWO) to Hatton (NUF) DWO - NUF

$34 - $209

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Pettah CTB to Ratnapura 99 / ...

$9 - $12

3 alternative options

Fly to Katugastota, taxi  •  3 h 26 min

  1. Fly from Diyawanna Oya (DWO) to Katugastota (KDZ) DWO - KDZ
  2. Take a taxi from Katugastota to Adam’s Peak

$77 - $219

Taxi  •  1 h 51 min

  1. Take a taxi from Colombo to Adam’s Peak 58.4 miles

$30 - $40

Drive  •  1 h 51 min

  1. Drive from Colombo to Adam’s Peak 58.4 miles

$7 - $11

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Colombo to Adam’s Peak is to drive which costs Rs. 1100 - Rs. 1700 and takes 1 h 51 min.

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The quickest way to get from Colombo to Adam’s Peak is to taxi which costs Rs. 4800 - Rs. 6000 and takes 1 h 51 min.

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The distance between Colombo and Adam’s Peak is 73 km. The road distance is 93.4 km.

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It takes approximately 2 h 14 min to get from Colombo to Adam’s Peak, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Colombo, Sri Lanka and Adam’s Peak, Sri Lanka?

Cinnamon Air and SriLankan Airlines fly from Colombo to Adam’s Peak twice daily. Alternatively, National Transport Commission operates a bus from Colombo to Adam’s Peak hourly. Tickets cost $1 - $3 and the journey takes 3 h.

Airlines
Cinnamon Air
Website
cinnamonair.com
Flights from Diyawanna Oya to Hatton
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$18 - $190
Flights from Diyawanna Oya to Katugastota
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$13 - $140
SriLankan Airlines
Website
srilankan.com
Flights from Diyawanna Oya to Hatton
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $360
Flights from Diyawanna Oya to Katugastota
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $290
Bus operators
National Transport Commission
Phone
+94 011-2587372
Email
info@ntc.gov.lk
Website
ntc.gov.lk
Bus from Pettah CTB to Ratnapura
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
ntc.gov.lk
Standard
$1
Semi Lux
$1 - $2
AirCon
$1 - $2
Super Lux
$3
Other operators
Taxi from Katugastota to Adam’s Peak
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
Estimated price
$60 - $75
Derana
Website
srilankaderana.com

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