Travel from Colombo to Minneriya

Train or fly from Colombo to Minneriya?

Sri Lanka Railways operates a train from Colombo to Minneriya once daily. Tickets cost $1 - $5 and the journey takes 5 h 11 min. Alternatively, Cinnamon Air and SriLankan Airlines fly from Colombo to Minneriya twice daily.

How to get from Colombo to Minneriya

ModeDurationPrice
From Colombo Fort train to Habarana then taxi to Minneriya.5 h 38 minRs. 3286
From Colombo taxi to Minneriya.3 h 16 minRs. 14963
From Colombo drive to Minneriya.3 h 16 minRs. 2820
From Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal line 187 bus to Colombo airport, fly to Sigiriya airport, then taxi to Minneriya.2 h 58 minRs. 42359
From Colombo taxi to Diyawanna Oya airport, fly to Katugastota airport, then taxi to Minneriya.2 h 40 minRs. 22409
From Colombo taxi to Diyawanna Oya airport, fly to Batticaloa airport, then taxi to Minneriya.3 h 4 minRs. 28622

How long does it take to get from Colombo to Minneriya?

It takes approximately 5 h 38 min to get from Colombo to Minneriya, including transfers.

Operators from Colombo to Minneriya

OperatorPhoneWebsite
Sri Lanka RailwaysSri Lanka Railways
Sri Lanka Transport Board - SLTB ICT+942581120-29Sri Lanka Transport Board - SLTB ICT
Cinnamon AirCinnamon Air
SriLankan AirlinesSriLankan Airlines