There are 8 ways to get from Colombo to Habarana 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, taxi  •  4 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Maradana to Gampaha Colombo Commuter / ...
  2. Take a taxi from Polgahawela to Habarana

$42 - $58

Cheapest option

Train  •  5 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Colombo Fort to Habarana Express Train

$6 - $11

6 alternative options

Taxi  •  2 h 51 min

  1. Take a taxi from Colombo to Habarana 108.5 miles

$70 - $85

Drive  •  2 h 51 min

  1. Drive from Colombo to Habarana 108.5 miles

$13 - $19

Fly Colombo to Sigiriya  •  2 h 48 min

  1. Fly from Colombo (CMB) to Sigiriya (GIU) CMB - GIU

$230 - $563

Fly Diyawanna Oya to Katugastota, taxi  •  2 h 15 min

  1. Fly from Diyawanna Oya (DWO) to Katugastota (KDZ) DWO - KDZ
  2. Take a taxi from Katugastota to Habarana

$57 - $194

Fly Diyawanna Oya to Hatton, taxi  •  3 h 35 min

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

$92 - $279

Fly Diyawanna Oya to Batticaloa, train  •  5 h 29 min

  1. Fly from Diyawanna Oya (DWO) to Batticaloa (BTC) DWO - BTC
  2. Take the train from Batticaloa to Habarana

$39 - $232

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

Sri Lanka Railways operates a train from Colombo to Habarana once daily. Tickets cost $1 - $4 and the journey takes 5 h 11 min. Alternatively, Cinnamon Air and SriLankan Airlines fly from Colombo to Habarana twice daily.

Airlines
Cinnamon Air
Website
cinnamonair.com
Flights from Colombo to Sigiriya
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$26 - $260
Flights from Diyawanna Oya to Katugastota
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$13 - $140
Flights from Diyawanna Oya to Hatton
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$18 - $190
Flights from Diyawanna Oya to Batticaloa
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$23 - $210
SriLankan Airlines
Website
srilankan.com
Flights from Colombo to Sigiriya
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from Diyawanna Oya to Katugastota
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $290
Flights from Diyawanna Oya to Hatton
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $360
Flights from Diyawanna Oya to Batticaloa
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $600
Train operators
Sri Lanka Railways
Website
railway.gov.lk
Train from Maradana to Gampaha
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
eservices.railway.gov.lk
3rd Class
$1
2nd Class
$1
1st Class
$1
Train from Colombo Fort to Habarana
Ave. Duration
5 h 11 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
eservices.railway.gov.lk
3rd Class
$1 - $2
2nd Class
$1 - $2
1st Class
$3 - $4
Train from Batticaloa to Habarana
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
eservices.railway.gov.lk
3rd Class
$1
2nd Class
$1 - $2
1st Class
$2 - $3
Other operators
Taxi from Polgahawela to Habarana
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Estimated price
$40 - $55

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Colombo and Habarana is 159 km. The road distance is 174 km.

The cheapest way to get from Colombo to Habarana is to train which costs Rs. 950 - Rs. 1800 and takes 5 h 13 min.

The quickest way to get from Colombo to Habarana is to fly and taxi which takes 2 h 15 min and costs Rs. 8500 - Rs. 31000.

It takes approximately 4 h 18 min to get from Colombo to Habarana, including transfers.