There are 5 ways to get from Colombo to Marawila by bus, taxi, train, car or plane

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

Bus, taxi  •  1 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal to Katunayake Airport Bus Station 187-E CMB to Colombo
  2. Take a taxi from Katunayake Bus Station to Marawila

$12 - $14

Cheapest option

Train, taxi  •  1 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Colombo Fort to Katunayake South Colombo Commuter
  2. Take a taxi from Katunayake South to Marawila

$10 - $14

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  57 min

  1. Take a taxi from Colombo to Marawila 38.7 miles

$19 - $24

Drive  •  57 min

  1. Drive from Colombo to Marawila 38.7 miles

$4 - $7

Fly  •  1 h 2 min

  1. Fly from Diyawanna Oya (DWO) to Colombo (CMB) DWO - CMB

$32 - $218

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Colombo to Marawila is to drive which costs Rs. 750 - Rs. 1100 and takes 57 min.

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The quickest way to get from Colombo to Marawila is to taxi which costs Rs. 3100 - Rs. 3800 and takes 57 min.

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The distance between Colombo and Marawila is 54 km. The road distance is 61.9 km.

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It takes approximately 1 h 21 min to get from Colombo to Marawila, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Colombo, Sri Lanka and Marawila, North Western, Sri Lanka?

Cinnamon Air and SriLankan Airlines fly from Colombo to Marawila 5 times a day.

Airlines
Cinnamon Air
Website
cinnamonair.com
Flights from Diyawanna Oya to Colombo
Ave. Duration
15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$17 - $200
SriLankan Airlines
Website
srilankan.com
Flights from Diyawanna Oya to Colombo
Ave. Duration
15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $340
Train operators
Sri Lanka Railways
Website
railway.gov.lk
Train from Colombo Fort to Katunayake South
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
railway.gov.lk
3rd Class
$1
2nd Class
$1
1st Class
$1
Bus operators
Sri Lanka Transport Board - SLTB ICT
Phone
+942581120-29
Website
sltb.lk
Bus from Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal to Katunayake Airport Bus Station
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
sltb.lk
Other operators
Taxi from Katunayake Bus Station to Marawila
Ave. Duration
36 min
Estimated price
$11 - $13
Colombo Taxi
Phone
+94 11 43 43 475
Website
colombotaxicabs.com

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