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There are 3 ways to get from Colombo to Hanwella by bus, taxi or car

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Bus  •  1 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Pettah CTB to Avissawella 99 / ...

$6 - $8

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  30 min

  1. Take a taxi from Colombo to Hanwella 18.4 miles

$9 - $11

Drive  •  30 min

  1. Drive from Colombo to Hanwella 18.4 miles

$2 - $4

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The cheapest way to get from Colombo to Hanwella is to drive which costs Rs. 380 - Rs. 600 and takes 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Colombo to Hanwella is to taxi which costs Rs. 1500 - Rs. 1900 and takes 30 min.

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The distance between Colombo and Hanwella is 26 km. The road distance is 29.5 km.

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The best way to get from Colombo to Hanwella without a car is to bus which takes 1 h 58 min and costs Rs. 950 - Rs. 1400.

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It takes approximately 1 h 58 min to get from Colombo to Hanwella, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Colombo to Hanwella is 29 km. It takes approximately 30 min to drive from Colombo to Hanwella.

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There are 481+ hotels available in Hanwella. Prices start at $25 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 16.2 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 58 min

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

National Transport Commission operates a bus from Colombo to Hanwella every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $1 and the journey takes 1 h 39 min.

Bus operators
National Transport Commission
Phone
+94 011-2587372
Email
info@ntc.gov.lk
Website
ntc.gov.lk
Bus from Pettah CTB to Avissawella
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
ntc.gov.lk
Standard
$1
Semi Lux
$1
AirCon
$1
Super Lux
$2
Other operators
Taxi from Colombo to Hanwella
Ave. Duration
30 min
Estimated price
$9 - $11
Colombo Taxi
Phone
+94 11 43 43 475
Website
colombotaxicabs.com

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