There are 6 ways to get from Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia to Negombo by train, bus, taxi, car, plane or towncar

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Train, bus  •  1 h 43 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

$4 - $6

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Train  •  1 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Mount Lavinia to Colombo Fort Colombo Commuter / ...
  2. Take the train from Colombo Fort to Katunayake South Colombo Commuter

$4 - $5

Taxi  •  43 min

  1. Take a taxi from Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia to Negombo 29.6 miles

$14 - $17

Drive  •  43 min

  1. Drive from Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia to Negombo 29.6 miles

$3 - $6

Fly  •  42 min

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

$24 - $209

Uber  •  43 min

  1. Take an Uber from Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia to Negombo 29.6 miles

$8 - $11

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The distance between Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia and Negombo is 41 km. The road distance is 47.4 km.

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The best way to get from Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia to Negombo without a car is to train and bus which takes 1 h 43 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 43 min to get from Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia to Negombo, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia to Negombo is to train which takes 1 h 56 min and costs . Alternatively, you can fly, which costs and takes 42 min.

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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 Negombo is 47 km. It takes approximately 43 min to drive from Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia to Negombo.

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

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There are 937+ hotels available in Negombo. 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 .

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Map of how to get from Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia to Negombo.
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  • Distance: 25.7 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 43 min

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

You can take a train from Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia to Negombo via Colombo Fort and Katunayake South in around 1 h 56 min. Alternatively, Cinnamon Air and SriLankan Airlines fly from Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia to Negombo 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
Train from Mount Lavinia to Colombo Fort
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
eservices.railway.gov.lk
3rd Class
$1
2nd Class
$1
1st Class
$1
Train from Colombo Fort to Katunayake South
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
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 Negombo
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$8 - $11
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uber.com
INTERCITY GO
$12 - $15
uberTUK
$8 - $11
INTERCITY
$20 - $25
Budget Non Bag
$11 - $14
Budget Bag
$13 - $17
Zip
$12 - $16
HIRE GO
$12 - $16
Premium Bag
$15 - $20
UberGo
$13 - $17
2hr HIRE
$16 - $20
Premier
$16 - $21
Taxi from Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia to Negombo
Ave. Duration
43 min
Estimated price
$14 - $17
Colombo Taxi
Phone
+94 11 43 43 475
Website
colombotaxicabs.com

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