There are 4 ways to get from Colombo to Ahangama by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  2 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Colombo Fort to Ahangama Express Train / ...

$1 - $3

3 alternative options

Bus  •  4 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal to Galle Bus Station 32-1

$10 - $13

Taxi  •  1 h 47 min

  1. Take a taxi from Colombo to Ahangama 85.8 miles

$65 - $80

Drive  •  1 h 47 min

  1. Drive from Colombo to Ahangama 85.8 miles

$10 - $15

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The cheapest way to get from Colombo to Ahangama is to train which costs Rs. 120 - Rs. 420 and takes 2 h 49 min.

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The quickest way to get from Colombo to Ahangama is to taxi which costs Rs. 10000 - Rs. 13000 and takes 1 h 47 min.

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The distance between Colombo and Ahangama is 121 km. The road distance is 137.2 km.

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The train from Colombo Fort to Ahangama takes 2 h 49 min including transfers and departs every four hours.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Colombo Fort and arriving at Ahangama. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 49 min.

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There are 2409+ hotels available in Ahangama. Prices start at $15 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Colombo to Ahangama.
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  • Distance: 75.5 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 49 min

What companies run services between Colombo, Sri Lanka and Ahangama, Sri Lanka?

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

Train operators
Sri Lanka Railways
Website
railway.gov.lk
Train from Colombo Fort to Ahangama
Ave. Duration
2 h 49 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
eservices.railway.gov.lk
3rd Class
$1
2nd Class
$1 - $2
1st Class
$2 - $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 - $2
Super Lux
$4
Other operators
Taxi from Colombo to Ahangama
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Estimated price
$65 - $80
Colombo Taxi
Phone
+94 11 43 43 475
Website
colombotaxicabs.com

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