There are 4 ways to get from Colombo to Akuressa by train, bus, taxi or car
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Questions & Answers
The distance between Colombo and Akuressa is 116 km. The road distance is 147.1 km.
The best way to get from Colombo to Akuressa without a car is to train which takes 2 h 40 min and costs .
It takes approximately 2 h 40 min to get from Colombo to Akuressa, including transfers.
The best way to get from Colombo to Akuressa is to train which takes 2 h 40 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 5 h 35 min.
Yes, the driving distance between Colombo to Akuressa is 147 km. It takes approximately 1 h 53 min to drive from Colombo to Akuressa.
There are 1517+ hotels available in Akuressa. Prices start at $13 USD per night.
What companies run services between Colombo, Sri Lanka and Akuressa, Sri Lanka?
Sri Lanka Railways operates a train from Colombo to Akuressa every 4 hours. Tickets cost $1 - $3 and the journey takes 2 h 16 min. Alternatively, National Transport Commission operates a bus from Colombo to Akuressa every 2 hours. Tickets cost $1 - $3 and the journey takes 5 h 10 min.
Train from Colombo Fort to Weligama
- Ave. Duration
- 2 h 16 min
- Every 4 hours
- Estimated price
- $1 - $3
- Schedules at
- 3rd Class
- 2nd Class
- $1 - $2
- 1st Class
- $2 - $3
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