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There are 6 ways to get from Colombo to Dickwella Airport (DIW) by train, bus, taxi, car or plane

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Train  •  3 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Colombo Fort to Kamburugamuwa Long Distance / ...

$16 - $22

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Bus  •  6 h 15 min

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

$6 - $10

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Taxi  •  2 h 26 min

  1. Take a taxi from Colombo to Dickwella Airport (DIW) 112.4 miles

$80 - $100

Drive  •  2 h 26 min

  1. Drive from Colombo to Dickwella Airport (DIW) 112.4 miles

$13 - $20

Fly Diyawanna Oya to Hatton, taxi  •  4 h 11 min

  1. Fly from Diyawanna Oya (DWO) to Hatton (NUF) DWO - NUF
  2. Take a taxi from Hatton to Dickwella Airport (DIW)

$96 - $289

Fly Colombo to Hambantota, taxi  •  4 h 28 min

  1. Fly from Colombo (CMB) to Hambantota (HRI) CMB - HRI
  2. Take a taxi from Hambantota to Dickwella Airport (DIW)

$266 - $796

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The cheapest way to get from Colombo to Dickwella Airport (DIW) is to bus which costs Rs. 1000 - Rs. 1700 and takes 6 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Colombo to Dickwella Airport (DIW) is to taxi which costs Rs. 14000 - Rs. 17000 and takes 2 h 26 min.

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The distance between Colombo and Dickwella Airport (DIW) is 143 km. The road distance is 179.8 km.

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The best way to get from Colombo to Dickwella Airport (DIW) without a car is to train which takes 3 h 22 min and costs Rs. 2700 - Rs. 3800.

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It takes approximately 3 h 22 min to get from Colombo to Dickwella Airport (DIW), including transfers.

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The best way to get from Colombo to Dickwella Airport (DIW) is to train which takes 3 h 22 min and costs Rs. 2700 - Rs. 3800. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs Rs. 1000 - Rs. 1700 and takes 6 h 15 min.

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The quickest flight from Diyawanna Oya Airport to Hatton Airport is the direct flight which takes 30 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Colombo to Dickwella Airport (DIW) is 180 km. It takes approximately 2 h 26 min to drive from Colombo to Dickwella Airport (DIW).

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Cinnamon Air and SriLankan Airlines offer flights from Diyawanna Oya Airport to Hatton Airport.

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There are 753+ hotels available in Dickwella Airport (DIW). Prices start at $15 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Colombo to Dickwella Airport (DIW).
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  • Distance: 89.5 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 22 min

What companies run services between Colombo, Sri Lanka and Dickwella Airport (DIW), Sri Lanka?

Sri Lanka Railways operates a train from Colombo to Dickwella Airport (DIW) every 4 hours. Tickets cost $1 - $3 and the journey takes 2 h 42 min. Alternatively, National Transport Commission operates a bus from Colombo to Dickwella Airport (DIW) every 2 hours. Tickets cost $1 - $3 and the journey takes 6 h.

Airlines
SriLankan Airlines
Website
srilankan.com
Flights from Diyawanna Oya to Hatton
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $360
Flights from Colombo to Hambantota
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,500
Cinnamon Air
Website
cinnamonair.com
Flights from Diyawanna Oya to Hatton
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$18 - $190
Train operators
Sri Lanka Railways
Website
railway.gov.lk
Train from Colombo Fort to Kamburugamuwa
Ave. Duration
2 h 42 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 Tangalle Bus Station
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
ntc.gov.lk
Standard
$1 - $2
Semi Lux
$2 - $3
AirCon
$2 - $3
Super Lux
$5
Other operators
Taxi from Colombo to Dickwella Airport (DIW)
Ave. Duration
2 h 26 min
Estimated price
$80 - $100
Colombo Taxi
Phone
+94 11 43 43 475
Website
colombotaxicabs.com

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The best way to get from Colombo to Diyawanna Oya Airport is to taxi which takes 10 min and costs Rs. 550 - Rs. 700.

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