There are 3 ways to get from Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia to Mirissa by train, taxi or car

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Train  •  2 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Mount Lavinia to Polwathumodara Colombo Commuter

$1 - $3

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  1 h 48 min

  1. Take a taxi from Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia to Mirissa 86.7 miles

$60 - $75

Drive  •  1 h 48 min

  1. Drive from Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia to Mirissa 86.7 miles

$10 - $16

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Mount Lavinia and arriving at Polwathumodara. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 51 min.

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The distance between Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia and Mirissa is 118 km. The road distance is 138.8 km.

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The best way to get from Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia to Mirissa without a car is to train which takes 2 h 51 min and costs .

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The train from Mount Lavinia to Polwathumodara takes 2 h 51 min including transfers and departs once daily.

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Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia to Mirissa train services, operated by Sri Lanka Railways, depart from Mount Lavinia station.

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Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia to Mirissa train services, operated by Sri Lanka Railways, arrive at Polwathumodara station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia to Mirissa is 139 km. It takes approximately 1 h 48 min to drive from Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia to Mirissa.

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There are 1900+ hotels available in Mirissa. Prices start at $14 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia to Mirissa.
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  • Distance: 73.9 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 51 min

What companies run services between Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia, Sri Lanka and Mirissa, Sri Lanka?

Sri Lanka Railways operates a train from Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia to Mirissa once daily. Tickets cost $1 - $3 and the journey takes 2 h 51 min.

Train operators
Sri Lanka Railways
Website
railway.gov.lk
Train from Mount Lavinia to Polwathumodara
Ave. Duration
2 h 51 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
eservices.railway.gov.lk
3rd Class
$1
2nd Class
$1 - $2
1st Class
$1 - $3
Other operators
Taxi from Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia to Mirissa
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Estimated price
$60 - $75
Colombo Taxi
Phone
+94 11 43 43 475
Website
colombotaxicabs.com

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