There are 4 ways to get from Colombo to Unawatuna by train, bus, taxi or car
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Train • 2 h 49 min
$1 - $3
3 alternative options
Bus • 4 h 5 min
$3 - $5
Taxi • 1 h 33 min
$55 - $70
Drive • 1 h 33 min
$9 - $14
Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Colombo to Unawatuna is to train which costs Rs. 110 - Rs. 380 and takes 2 h 49 min.
The quickest way to get from Colombo to Unawatuna is to taxi which costs Rs. 9500 - Rs. 12000 and takes 1 h 33 min.
Yes, there is a direct train departing from Colombo Fort and arriving at Unawatuna. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 49 min.
The distance between Colombo and Unawatuna is 111 km. The road distance is 122.6 km.
The best way to get from Colombo to Unawatuna without a car is to train which takes 2 h 49 min and costs Rs. 110 - Rs. 380.
The train from Colombo Fort to Unawatuna takes 2 h 49 min including transfers and departs three times a day.
Colombo to Unawatuna train services, operated by Sri Lanka Railways, depart from Colombo Fort station.
The best way to get from Colombo to Unawatuna is to train which takes 2 h 49 min and costs Rs. 110 - Rs. 380. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs Rs. 490 - Rs. 900 and takes 4 h 5 min.
Colombo to Unawatuna train services, operated by Sri Lanka Railways, arrive at Unawatuna station.
Yes, the driving distance between Colombo to Unawatuna is 123 km. It takes approximately 1 h 33 min to drive from Colombo to Unawatuna.
What companies run services between Colombo, Sri Lanka and Unawatuna, Southern, Sri Lanka?
Sri Lanka Railways operates a train from Colombo to Unawatuna 3 times a day. Tickets cost $1 - $3 and the journey takes 2 h 49 min. Alternatively, National Transport Commission operates a bus from Colombo to Unawatuna every 2 hours. Tickets cost $1 - $2 and the journey takes 4 h.
Train from Colombo Fort to Unawatuna
- Ave. Duration
- 2 h 49 min
- 3 times a day
- Estimated price
- $1 - $3
- Schedules at
- 3rd Class
- 2nd Class
- 1st Class
- $1 - $3
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