There are 5 ways to get from Colombo to Minuwangoda by bus, train, taxi, 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  •  59 min

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

$5 - $6

Cheapest option

Train  •  1 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Colombo Fort to Katunayake South Colombo Commuter

$4 - $7

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  37 min

  1. Take a taxi from Colombo to Minuwangoda 23.7 miles

$12 - $15

Drive  •  37 min

  1. Drive from Colombo to Minuwangoda 23.7 miles

$2 - $5

Taxi, fly  •  38 min

  1. Take a taxi from Colombo to Diyawanna Oya
  2. Fly from Diyawanna Oya (DWO) to Colombo (CMB) DWO - CMB
  3. Take a taxi from Colombo to Minuwangoda

$24 - $209

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

Sri Lanka Transport Board - SLTB ICT operates a bus from Colombo to Minuwangoda every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $1 and the journey takes 45 min. Alternatively, Sri Lanka Railways operates a train from Colombo to Minuwangoda every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $1 and the journey takes 1 h 2 min.

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 Colombo to Minuwangoda
Ave. Duration
37 min
Estimated price
$12 - $15
Colombo Taxi
Phone
+94 11 43 43 475
Website
colombotaxicabs.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Colombo to Minuwangoda?

The distance between Colombo and Minuwangoda is 29 km. The road distance is 38 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Colombo to Minuwangoda?

The cheapest way to get from Colombo to Minuwangoda is to drive which costs Rs. 440 - Rs. 650 and takes 37 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Colombo to Minuwangoda?

The quickest way to get from Colombo to Minuwangoda is to taxi which takes 37 min and costs Rs. 1900 - Rs. 2400.

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

It takes approximately 59 min to get from Colombo to Minuwangoda, including transfers.