There are 4 ways to get from Colombo to Maggona by train, taxi or car

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  •  1 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Colombo Fort to Panadura Colombo Commuter / ...
  2. Take a taxi from Panadura to Maggona

$8 - $12

Cheapest option

Train  •  1 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Colombo Fort to Payagala South Colombo Commuter / ...

$1 - $2

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  59 min

  1. Take a taxi from Colombo to Maggona 32.9 miles

$17 - $21

Drive  •  59 min

  1. Drive from Colombo to Maggona 32.9 miles

$4 - $6

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Colombo to Maggona is to train which costs Rs. 50 - Rs. 180 and takes 1 h 32 min.

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The quickest way to get from Colombo to Maggona is to taxi which costs Rs. 2700 - Rs. 3300 and takes 59 min.

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The distance between Colombo and Maggona is 50 km. The road distance is 52.7 km.

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It takes approximately 1 h 18 min to get from Colombo to Maggona, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Colombo Fort and arriving at Payagala South. Services depart every two hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 32 min.

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

Sri Lanka Railways operates a train from Colombo to Maggona every 2 hours. Tickets cost $1 - $2 and the journey takes 1 h 32 min.

Train operators
Sri Lanka Railways
Website
railway.gov.lk
Train from Colombo Fort to Panadura
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 Payagala South
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
eservices.railway.gov.lk
3rd Class
$1
2nd Class
$1
1st Class
$1 - $2
Other operators
Taxi from Panadura to Maggona
Ave. Duration
28 min
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Colombo Taxi
Phone
+94 11 43 43 475
Website
colombotaxicabs.com

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