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

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Train via Weligama

  1. Take the train from Fort Station to Weligama

Cheapest option

Train

  1. Take the train from Fort Station to Ahangama

3 alternative options

Bus

  1. Take the bus from Fort Station to Matara Bus Station

Taxi

  1. Take a taxi from Colombo to Midigama

Drive

  1. Drive from Colombo to Midigama
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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are recommended
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1 metre
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Midigama is 1912.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Midigama is recommended.

The social distance requirement in Midigama is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 1912.

Last updated: 22 Sep 2022
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Colombo to Midigama is to train which costs Rs. 440 - Rs. 850 and takes 2h 44m.

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The quickest way to get from Colombo to Midigama is to taxi which costs Rs. 7000 - Rs. 8500 and takes 1h 52m.

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The distance between Colombo and Midigama is 123 km. The road distance is 140.8 km.

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The best way to get from Colombo to Midigama without a car is to train via Weligama which takes 2h 16m and costs Rs. 550 - Rs. 1100.

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It takes approximately 2h 16m to get from Colombo to Midigama, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Colombo to Midigama is to train via Weligama which takes 2h 16m and costs Rs. 550 - Rs. 1100. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs Rs. 1300 - Rs. 1800 and takes 2h 49m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Colombo to Midigama is 141 km. It takes approximately 1h 52m to drive from Colombo to Midigama.

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There are 407+ hotels available in Midigama. Prices start at Rs. 35000 per night.

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  • Distance: 123.4 km
  • Duration: 2h 16m

What companies run services between Colombo, Sri Lanka and Midigama, Sri Lanka?

Sri Lanka Railways operates a train from Fort Station to Weligama 5 times a day. Tickets cost Rs. 130 - Rs. 480 and the journey takes 2h 11m. Alternatively, National Transport Commission operates a bus from Fort Station to Matara Bus Station hourly. Tickets cost Rs. 170 - Rs. 240 and the journey takes 2h 25m.

Train operators
Sri Lanka Railways
Website
railway.gov.lk
Train from Fort Station to Weligama
Ave. Duration
2h 11m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
Rs. 130 - Rs. 480
Website
railway.gov.lk
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class Fare
Rs. 300 - Rs. 400
2nd Class Fare
Rs. 340 - Rs. 480
3rd Class
Rs. 130
2nd Class
Rs. 240
Train from Fort Station to Ahangama
Ave. Duration
2h 41m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
Rs. 120 - Rs. 460
Website
railway.gov.lk
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class Fare
Rs. 290 - Rs. 390
2nd Class Fare
Rs. 330 - Rs. 460
3rd Class
Rs. 128
2nd Class
Rs. 235
Bus operators
National Transport Commission
Phone
+94 011-2587372
Email
info@ntc.gov.lk
Website
ntc.gov.lk
Bus from Fort Station to Matara Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
Rs. 170 - Rs. 240
Schedules at
ntc.gov.lk
Standard
Rs. 170 - Rs. 240
Semi Lux
Rs. 260 - Rs. 320
AirCon
Rs. 350 - Rs. 400
Super Lux
Rs. 603
Other operators
Taxi from Colombo to Midigama
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
Estimated price
Rs. 7000 - Rs. 8500
Pickme
Phone
+94117433433
Website
pickme.lk
Kangaroo Cabs
Phone
+94 11 25 88 588
Website
2588588.com
Colombo Taxi
Phone
+94 11 43 43 475
Website
colombotaxicabs.com

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