There are 4 ways to get from Colombo to Mirissa by train, bus, taxi or car
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Questions & Answers
Yes, there is a direct train departing from Colombo Fort and arriving at Polwathumodara. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 7 min.
The distance between Colombo and Mirissa is 128 km. The road distance is 147.6 km.
The best way to get from Colombo to Mirissa without a car is to train which takes 3 h 7 min and costs .
The train from Colombo Fort to Polwathumodara takes 3 h 7 min including transfers and departs twice daily.
Colombo to Mirissa train services, operated by Sri Lanka Railways, depart from Colombo Fort station.
The best way to get from Colombo to Mirissa is to train which takes 3 h 7 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 5 h 24 min.
Colombo to Mirissa train services, operated by Sri Lanka Railways, arrive at Polwathumodara station.
Yes, the driving distance between Colombo to Mirissa is 148 km. It takes approximately 1 h 57 min to drive from Colombo to Mirissa.
There are 1900+ hotels available in Mirissa. Prices start at $14 USD per night.
What companies run services between Colombo, Sri Lanka and Mirissa, Sri Lanka?
Sri Lanka Railways operates a train from Colombo to Mirissa twice daily. Tickets cost $1 - $3 and the journey takes 3 h 7 min. Alternatively, National Transport Commission operates a bus from Colombo to Mirissa every 2 hours. Tickets cost $1 - $3 and the journey takes 5 h 10 min.
Train from Colombo Fort to Polwathumodara
- Ave. Duration
- 3 h 7 min
- Twice daily
- Estimated price
- $1 - $3
- Schedules at
- 3rd Class
- 2nd Class
- $1 - $2
- 1st Class
- $2 - $3
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