There are 4 ways to get from Colombo to Adam’s Peak by plane, bus, taxi or car

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Fly  •  2 h 15 min

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

$32 - $208

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Bus, taxi  •  2 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Pettah CTB to Avissawella 99 / ...
  2. Take a taxi from Avissawella to Adam’s Peak

$15 - $18

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  1 h 51 min

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

$28 - $35

Drive  •  1 h 51 min

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

$7 - $11

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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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The best way to get from Colombo to Adam’s Peak without a car is to bus and taxi which takes 2 h 40 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 15 min to get from Colombo to Adam’s Peak, including transfers.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Colombo to Adam’s Peak is 93 km. It takes approximately 1 h 51 min to drive from Colombo to Adam’s Peak.

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

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There are 174+ hotels available in Adam’s Peak. Prices start at $16 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Colombo to Diyawanna Oya Airport is to taxi which takes 10 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Colombo to Adam’s Peak.
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  • Distance: 45.8 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 15 min

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.

Airlines
Cinnamon Air
Website
cinnamonair.com
Flights from Diyawanna Oya to Hatton
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$18 - $190
SriLankan Airlines
Website
srilankan.com
Flights from Diyawanna Oya to Hatton
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $360
Bus operators
National Transport Commission
Phone
+94 011-2587372
Email
info@ntc.gov.lk
Website
ntc.gov.lk
Bus from Pettah CTB to Avissawella
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
ntc.gov.lk
Standard
$1
Semi Lux
$1
AirCon
$1
Super Lux
$2
Other operators
Taxi from Avissawella to Adam’s Peak
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Estimated price
$14 - $17

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