There are 4 ways to get from Colombo to Ambepussa by train, taxi, car or plane

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

Train  •  1 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Colombo Fort to Ambeypussa Colombo Commuter / ...

$1 - $2

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  1 h 5 min

  1. Take a taxi from Colombo to Ambepussa 38.2 miles

$19 - $24

Drive  •  1 h 5 min

  1. Drive from Colombo to Ambepussa 38.2 miles

$4 - $7

Fly, taxi  •  1 h 15 min

  1. Fly from Diyawanna Oya (DWO) to Colombo (CMB) DWO - CMB
  2. Take a taxi from Colombo to Ambepussa

$33 - $219

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

Sri Lanka Railways operates a train from Colombo to Ambepussa hourly. Tickets cost $1 - $2 and the journey takes 1 h 43 min.

Airlines
Cinnamon Air
Website
cinnamonair.com
Flights from Diyawanna Oya to Colombo
Ave. Duration
15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$17 - $200
SriLankan Airlines
Website
srilankan.com
Flights from Diyawanna Oya to Colombo
Ave. Duration
15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $340
Train operators
Sri Lanka Railways
Website
railway.gov.lk
Train from Colombo Fort to Ambeypussa
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
eservices.railway.gov.lk
3rd Class
$1
2nd Class
$1
1st Class
$1 - $2
Other operators
Taxi from Colombo to Ambepussa
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Estimated price
$19 - $24
Colombo Taxi
Phone
+94 11 43 43 475
Website
colombotaxicabs.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Colombo to Ambepussa?

The distance between Colombo and Ambepussa is 51 km. The road distance is 61 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Colombo to Ambepussa?

The cheapest way to get from Colombo to Ambepussa is to train which costs Rs. 55 - Rs. 200 and takes 1 h 43 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Colombo to Ambepussa?

The quickest way to get from Colombo to Ambepussa is to taxi which takes 1 h 5 min and costs Rs. 3100 - Rs. 3700.

Is there a direct train between Colombo and Ambepussa?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Colombo Fort and arriving at Ambeypussa. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 43 min.

How long does it take to get from Colombo to Ambepussa?

The train from Colombo Fort to Ambeypussa takes 1 h 43 min including transfers and departs hourly.