There are 3 ways to get from Colombo to Bentota by train, taxi or car
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Train • 1 h 52 min
$1 - $2
2 alternative options
Taxi • 1 h 4 min
$35 - $45
Drive • 1 h 4 min
$5 - $9
Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Colombo to Bentota is to train which costs Rs. 60 - Rs. 210 and takes 1 h 52 min.
The quickest way to get from Colombo to Bentota is to taxi which costs Rs. 6000 - Rs. 7500 and takes 1 h 4 min.
Yes, there is a direct train departing from Colombo Fort and arriving at Aluthgama. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 52 min.
The distance between Colombo and Bentota is 59 km. The road distance is 78.1 km.
The best way to get from Colombo to Bentota without a car is to train which takes 1 h 52 min and costs Rs. 60 - Rs. 210.
The train from Colombo Fort to Aluthgama takes 1 h 52 min including transfers and departs hourly.
Colombo to Bentota train services, operated by Sri Lanka Railways, depart from Colombo Fort station.
Colombo to Bentota train services, operated by Sri Lanka Railways, arrive at Aluthgama station.
Yes, the driving distance between Colombo to Bentota is 78 km. It takes approximately 1 h 4 min to drive from Colombo to Bentota.
There are 721+ hotels available in Bentota. Prices start at $24 USD per night.
What companies run services between Colombo, Sri Lanka and Bentota, Southern, Sri Lanka?
Sri Lanka Railways operates a train from Colombo to Bentota hourly. Tickets cost $1 - $2 and the journey takes 1 h 52 min.
Train from Colombo Fort to Aluthgama
- Ave. Duration
- 1 h 52 min
- Estimated price
- $1 - $2
- Schedules at
- 3rd Class
- 2nd Class
- 1st Class
- $1 - $2
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