Travel from Colombo to Maskeliya

Bus or fly from Colombo to Maskeliya?

Cinnamon Air and SriLankan Airlines fly from Colombo to Maskeliya twice daily. Alternatively, National Transport Commission operates a bus from Colombo to Maskeliya hourly. Tickets cost $1 - $3 and the journey takes 3 h.

How to get from Colombo to Maskeliya

From Colombo taxi to Diyawanna Oya airport, fly to Hatton airport, then taxi to Maskeliya. 1 h 8 min $124. From Colombo taxi to Diyawanna Oya airport, fly to Katugastota airport, then taxi to Maskeliya. 2 h 12 min $134. From Pettah CTB bus to Ratnapura then taxi to Maskeliya. 5 h 1 min $47. From Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal bus to Maskeliya. 4 h 45 min $1. From Colombo taxi to Maskeliya. 2 h 19 min $55. From Colombo drive to Maskeliya. 2 h 19 min $13.

Is there a direct bus between Colombo and Maskeliya?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal and arriving at Maskeliya. Services depart 3 times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4¾ hours.

Operators from Colombo to Maskeliya

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    Colombo to Maskeliya:

    1. Trip:
      1 Fly to Hatton
      • One-Way approx: USD $30 - $204
      • Duration: 1 h 8 min
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        1 Fly to Hatton
        • One-Way approx: USD $30 - $204
        • Duration: 1 h 8 min
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      2 Fly to Katugastota, taxi
      • One-Way approx: USD $57 - $194
      • Duration: 2 h 12 min
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        2 Fly to Katugastota, taxi
        • One-Way approx: USD $57 - $194
        • Duration: 2 h 12 min
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      3 Bus via Ratnapura
      • One-Way approx: USD $36 - $47
      • Duration: 5 h 1 min
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        3 Bus via Ratnapura
        • One-Way approx: USD $36 - $47
        • Duration: 5 h 1 min
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      4 Bus
      • One-Way approx: USD $1 - $2
      • Duration: 4 h 45 min
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        • One-Way approx: USD $1 - $2
        • Duration: 4 h 45 min
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      5 Taxi
      • One-Way approx: USD $45 - $60
      • Duration: 2 h 19 min
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        • Duration: 2 h 19 min
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      6 Drive
      • One-Way approx: USD $10 - $16
      • Duration: 2 h 19 min
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        • One-Way approx: USD $10 - $16
        • Duration: 2 h 19 min
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