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There are 5 ways to get from Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia to Colombo Airport (CMB) by plane, train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Fly  •  30 min

  1. Fly from Diyawanna Oya (DWO) to Colombo (CMB) DWO - CMB

$21 - $204

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Train, bus  •  1 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Dehiwala to Colombo Fort Long Distance / ...
  2. Take the bus from Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal to Katunayake Airport Bus Station 187-E CMB to Colombo

$1

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  36 min

  1. Take a taxi from Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia to Colombo Airport (CMB) 26.6 miles

$12 - $16

Drive  •  36 min

  1. Drive from Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia to Colombo Airport (CMB) 26.6 miles

$3 - $5

Uber  •  36 min

  1. Take an Uber from Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia to Colombo Airport (CMB) 26.6 miles

$7 - $10

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia to Colombo Airport (CMB) is to train and bus which costs Rs. 180 - Rs. 240 and takes 1 h 32 min.

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The quickest way to get from Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia to Colombo Airport (CMB) is to fly which costs Rs. 3500 - Rs. 36000 and takes 30 min.

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The distance between Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia and Colombo Airport (CMB) is 37 km. The road distance is 42.5 km.

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The best way to get from Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia to Colombo Airport (CMB) without a car is to train and bus which takes 1 h 32 min and costs Rs. 180 - Rs. 240.

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It takes approximately 30 min to get from Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia to Colombo Airport (CMB), 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 Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia to Colombo Airport (CMB) is 43 km. It takes approximately 36 min to drive from Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia to Colombo Airport (CMB).

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

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There are 1003+ hotels available in Colombo Airport (CMB). Prices start at $16 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia to Diyawanna Oya Airport is to taxi which takes 15 min and costs Rs. 600 - Rs. 750.

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Map of how to get from Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia to Colombo Airport (CMB).
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  • Distance: 23.3 miles
  • Duration: 30 min

What companies run services between Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia, Sri Lanka and Colombo Airport (CMB), Sri Lanka?

Cinnamon Air and SriLankan Airlines fly from Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia to Colombo Airport (CMB) 5 times a day.

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 Dehiwala to Colombo Fort
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
eservices.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
Uber Colombo
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia to Colombo Airport (CMB)
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$7 - $10
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uber.com
INTERCITY GO
$11 - $15
uberTUK
$7 - $10
INTERCITY
$19 - $24
Budget Non Bag
$10 - $13
Zip
$11 - $14
Budget Bag
$12 - $15
HIRE GO
$11 - $15
UberGo
$11 - $15
Premium Bag
$14 - $18
2hr HIRE
$14 - $18
Premier
$14 - $19
Taxi from Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia to Colombo Airport (CMB)
Ave. Duration
36 min
Estimated price
$12 - $16
Colombo Taxi
Phone
+94 11 43 43 475
Website
colombotaxicabs.com

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