There are 6 ways to get from Colombo to Maharagama by bus, train, taxi, car, towncar or foot
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What companies run services between Colombo, Sri Lanka and Maharagama, Sri Lanka?
National Transport Commission operates a bus from Colombo to Maharagama hourly. Tickets cost $1 and the journey takes 26 min. Alternatively, Sri Lanka Railways operates a train from Colombo to Maharagama every 3 hours. Tickets cost $1 and the journey takes 42 min.
Train from Colombo Fort to Maharagama
- Ave. Duration
- 42 min
- Every 3 hours
- Estimated price
- Schedules at
- 3rd Class
- 2nd Class
- 1st Class
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Questions & Answers
The distance between Colombo and Maharagama is 13 km. The road distance is 15 km.
The cheapest way to get from Colombo to Maharagama is to train which costs Rs. 21 - Rs. 80 and takes 42 min.
The quickest way to get from Colombo to Maharagama is to taxi which takes 18 min and costs Rs. 850 - Rs. 1100.
Yes, there is a direct train departing from Colombo Fort and arriving at Maharagama. Services depart every three hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 42 min.
Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Pettah CTB and arriving at Maharagama. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 26 min.
The line 99 bus from Pettah CTB to Maharagama takes 26 min including transfers and departs hourly.