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

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Line 99 bus, taxi  •  46 min

  1. Take the line 99 bus from Pettah CTB to Maharagama 99 / ...
  2. Take a taxi from Maharagama to Bandaragama

$7 - $9

Cheapest option

Train  •  1 h 1 min

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

$3 - $6

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  33 min

  1. Take a taxi from Colombo to Bandaragama 20.8 miles

$10 - $13

Drive  •  33 min

  1. Drive from Colombo to Bandaragama 20.8 miles

$2 - $4

Questions & Answers

The distance between Colombo and Bandaragama is 29 km. The road distance is 33.3 km.

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The best way to get from Colombo to Bandaragama without a car is to line 99 bus and taxi which takes 46 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 46 min to get from Colombo to Bandaragama, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Colombo to Bandaragama is 33 km. It takes approximately 33 min to drive from Colombo to Bandaragama.

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There are 685+ hotels available in Bandaragama. Prices start at $25 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Colombo to Bandaragama.
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  • Distance: 18 miles
  • Duration: 46 min

What companies run services between Colombo, Sri Lanka and Bandaragama, Western, Sri Lanka?

Sri Lanka Railways operates a train from Colombo to Bandaragama every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $1 and the journey takes 50 min.

Train operators
Sri Lanka Railways
Website
railway.gov.lk
Train from Colombo Fort to Panadura
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
eservices.railway.gov.lk
3rd Class
$1
2nd Class
$1
1st Class
$1
Bus operators
National Transport Commission
Phone
+94 011-2587372
Email
info@ntc.gov.lk
Website
ntc.gov.lk
Bus from Pettah CTB to Maharagama
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
ntc.gov.lk
Standard
$1
Semi Lux
$1
AirCon
$1
Super Lux
$1
Other operators
Taxi from Maharagama to Bandaragama
Ave. Duration
20 min
Estimated price
$7 - $9
Colombo Taxi
Phone
+94 11 43 43 475
Website
colombotaxicabs.com

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