There are 8 ways to get from Colombo to Mahiyangana by plane, taxi, train, bus 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

Fly Diyawanna Oya to Katugastota  •  2 h 5 min

  1. Fly from Diyawanna Oya (DWO) to Katugastota (KDZ) DWO - KDZ

$47 - $189

Cheapest option

Train, taxi  •  3 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Colombo Fort to Kandy A.C. - Intercity / ...
  2. Take a taxi from Kandy to Mahiyangana

$36 - $47

6 alternative options

Fly Diyawanna Oya to Hatton, taxi  •  3 h 22 min

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

$82 - $274

Fly Diyawanna Oya to Batticaloa, taxi  •  2 h 56 min

  1. Fly from Diyawanna Oya (DWO) to Batticaloa (BTC) DWO - BTC
  2. Take a taxi from Batticaloa to Mahiyangana

$72 - $269

Fly Colombo to Sigiriya, taxi  •  4 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Colombo (CMB) to Sigiriya (GIU) CMB - GIU
  2. Take a taxi from Sigiriya to Mahiyangana

$266 - $606

Bus, taxi  •  8 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Pettah CTB to Bandarawela 99 / ...
  2. Take a taxi from Bandarawela to Mahiyangana

$36 - $53

Taxi  •  3 h 30 min

  1. Take a taxi from Colombo to Mahiyangana 123.1 miles

$80 - $95

Drive  •  3 h 30 min

  1. Drive from Colombo to Mahiyangana 123.1 miles

$14 - $22

What companies run services between Colombo, Sri Lanka and Mahiyangana, Central, Sri Lanka?

SriLankan Airlines and Cinnamon Air fly from Colombo to Mahiyangana 4 times a day.

Airlines
Cinnamon Air
Website
cinnamonair.com
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
Flights from Colombo to Sigiriya
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$26 - $260
SriLankan Airlines
Website
srilankan.com
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
Flights from Colombo to Sigiriya
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Train operators
Sri Lanka Railways
Website
railway.gov.lk
Train from Colombo Fort to Kandy
Ave. Duration
2 h 31 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
eservices.railway.gov.lk
3rd Class
$1
2nd Class
$1 - $2
1st Class
$1 - $3
Bus operators
National Transport Commission
Phone
+94 011-2587372
Email
info@ntc.gov.lk
Website
ntc.gov.lk
Bus from Pettah CTB to Bandarawela
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
ntc.gov.lk
Standard
$1 - $2
Semi Lux
$2 - $3
AirCon
$3 - $4
Super Lux
$5
Other operators
Taxi from Hatton to Mahiyangana
Ave. Duration
2 h 41 min
Estimated price
$60 - $80

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Colombo and Mahiyangana is 132 km. The road distance is 197 km.

The cheapest way to get from Colombo to Mahiyangana is to drive which costs Rs. 2300 - Rs. 3400 and takes 3 h 30 min.

The quickest way to get from Colombo to Mahiyangana is to fly which takes 2 h 5 min and costs Rs. 7000 - Rs. 30000.

It takes approximately 2 h 5 min to get from Colombo to Mahiyangana, including transfers.