There are 7 ways to get from Colombo to Lindula by plane, taxi, train, bus or car

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Fly to Hatton  •  1 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Diyawanna Oya (DWO) to Hatton (NUF) DWO - NUF

$34 - $211

Cheapest option

Train  •  5 h 51 min

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

$7 - $11

5 alternative options

Fly to Katugastota, taxi  •  2 h 6 min

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

$51 - $189

Train, taxi  •  4 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Colombo Fort to Polgahawela Colombo Commuter / ...
  2. Take a taxi from Polgahawela to Lindula

$45 - $56

Bus  •  6 h 28 min

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

$36 - $48

Taxi  •  2 h 23 min

  1. Take a taxi from Colombo to Lindula 91.3 miles

$55 - $70

Drive  •  2 h 23 min

  1. Drive from Colombo to Lindula 91.3 miles

$11 - $16

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The distance between Colombo and Lindula is 93 km. The road distance is 146.1 km.

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The best way to get from Colombo to Lindula without a car is to train and taxi which takes 4 h 4 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 10 min to get from Colombo to Lindula, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Colombo to Lindula is to fly which takes 1 h 10 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 6 h 28 min, you could also train, which costs and takes 5 h 51 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 Lindula is 146 km. It takes approximately 2 h 23 min to drive from Colombo to Lindula.

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

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There are 793+ hotels available in Lindula. Prices start at $20 USD per night.

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

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Map of how to get from Colombo to Lindula.
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  • Distance: 57.9 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 10 min

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

Cinnamon Air and SriLankan Airlines fly from Colombo to Lindula twice daily. Alternatively, National Transport Commission operates a bus from Colombo to Lindula hourly. Tickets cost $1 - $3 and the journey takes 4 h 41 min.

Airlines
Cinnamon Air
Website
cinnamonair.com
Flights from Diyawanna Oya to Hatton
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$18 - $190
Flights from Diyawanna Oya to Katugastota
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$13 - $140
SriLankan Airlines
Website
srilankan.com
Flights from Diyawanna Oya to Hatton
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $360
Flights from Diyawanna Oya to Katugastota
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $290
Train operators
Sri Lanka Railways
Website
railway.gov.lk
Train from Colombo Fort to Polgahawela
Ave. Duration
2 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
eservices.railway.gov.lk
3rd Class
$1
2nd Class
$1
1st Class
$1 - $2
Train from Colombo Fort to Talawakele
Ave. Duration
5 h 47 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
eservices.railway.gov.lk
3rd Class
$1
2nd Class
$1 - $2
1st Class
$2 - $4
Bus operators
National Transport Commission
Phone
+94 011-2587372
Email
info@ntc.gov.lk
Website
ntc.gov.lk
Bus from Pettah CTB to Balangoda
Ave. Duration
4 h 41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
ntc.gov.lk
Standard
$1 - $2
Semi Lux
$1 - $2
AirCon
$2 - $3
Super Lux
$4
Other operators
Taxi from Katugastota to Lindula
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Derana
Website
srilankaderana.com

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