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There are 6 ways to get from Colombo to Mahiyangana by plane, taxi, train, bus or car

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Fly to Katugastota  •  2 h 5 min

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

$46 - $184

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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 - $48

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Fly 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

$76 - $264

Train, taxi  •  4 h 27 min

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

$50 - $61

Taxi  •  3 h 30 min

  1. Take a taxi from Colombo to Mahiyangana 123.1 miles

$70 - $90

Drive  •  3 h 30 min

  1. Drive from Colombo to Mahiyangana 123.1 miles

$14 - $22

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The cheapest way to get from Colombo to Mahiyangana is to drive which costs Rs. 2500 - Rs. 3800 and takes 3 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Colombo to Mahiyangana is to fly which costs Rs. 7500 - Rs. 32000 and takes 2 h 5 min.

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The distance between Colombo and Mahiyangana is 132 km. The road distance is 196.9 km.

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The best way to get from Colombo to Mahiyangana without a car is to train and taxi which takes 4 h 27 min and costs Rs. 8500 - Rs. 11000.

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

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The quickest flight from Diyawanna Oya Airport to Katugastota Airport is the direct flight which takes 30 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Colombo to Mahiyangana is 197 km. It takes approximately 3 h 30 min to drive from Colombo to Mahiyangana.

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

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There are 46+ hotels available in Mahiyangana. Prices start at $25 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 Rs. 550 - Rs. 700.

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Map of how to get from Colombo to Mahiyangana.
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  • Distance: 82.7 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 5 min

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
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
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
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
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
$2 - $4
Super Lux
$5
Other operators
Taxi from Hatton to Mahiyangana
Ave. Duration
2 h 41 min
Estimated price
$55 - $70

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