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There are 5 ways to get from Colombo to Munneswaram temple by train, bus, taxi, car or plane

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Train  •  2 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Colombo Fort to Sawarana Colombo Commuter

$2 - $5

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Bus, taxi  •  1 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal to Katunayake Airport Bus Station 187-E CMB to Colombo
  2. Take a taxi from Katunayake Bus Station to Munneswaram temple

$17 - $21

Taxi  •  1 h 22 min

  1. Take a taxi from Colombo to Munneswaram temple 52.6 miles

$24 - $30

Drive  •  1 h 22 min

  1. Drive from Colombo to Munneswaram temple 52.6 miles

$6 - $10

Fly, taxi  •  1 h 27 min

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

$36 - $224

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The cheapest way to get from Colombo to Munneswaram temple is to train which costs Rs. 420 - Rs. 800 and takes 2 h 37 min.

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The quickest way to get from Colombo to Munneswaram temple is to taxi which costs Rs. 4200 - Rs. 5500 and takes 1 h 22 min.

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The distance between Colombo and Munneswaram temple is 72 km. The road distance is 84.1 km.

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The best way to get from Colombo to Munneswaram temple without a car is to train which takes 2 h 37 min and costs Rs. 420 - Rs. 800.

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It takes approximately 2 h 37 min to get from Colombo to Munneswaram temple, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Diyawanna Oya Airport to Colombo Airport is the direct flight which takes 15 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Colombo to Munneswaram temple is 84 km. It takes approximately 1 h 22 min to drive from Colombo to Munneswaram temple.

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SriLankan Airlines and Cinnamon Air offer flights from Diyawanna Oya Airport to Colombo Airport.

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There are 51+ hotels available in Munneswaram temple. Prices start at $25 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Colombo to Diyawanna Oya Airport is to taxi which takes 10 min and costs Rs. 550 - Rs. 700.

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Map of how to get from Colombo to Munneswaram temple.
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  • Distance: 45.1 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 37 min

What companies run services between Colombo, Sri Lanka and Munneswaram temple, Sri Lanka?

Sri Lanka Railways operates a train from Colombo to Munneswaram temple every 4 hours. Tickets cost $1 - $2 and the journey takes 2 h 31 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 Sawarana
Ave. Duration
2 h 31 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
eservices.railway.gov.lk
3rd Class
$1
2nd Class
$1
1st Class
$1 - $2
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 Katunayake Bus Station to Munneswaram temple
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Estimated price
$16 - $20
Colombo Taxi
Phone
+94 11 43 43 475
Website
colombotaxicabs.com

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