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There are 5 ways to get from Fort Station to Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia by train, taxi, car, towncar or foot

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Train  •  23 min

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

$1

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Taxi  •  14 min

  1. Take a taxi from Fort Station to Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia 8 miles

$4 - $6

Drive  •  14 min

  1. Drive from Fort Station to Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia 8 miles

$1 - $2

Uber  •  14 min

  1. Take an Uber from Fort Station to Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia 8 miles

$2 - $3

Walk  •  2 h 27 min

  1. Walk from Fort Station to Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia 7.7 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Fort Station to Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia is to train which costs Rs. 17 - Rs. 70 and takes 23 min.

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The quickest way to get from Fort Station to Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia is to taxi which costs Rs. 700 - Rs. 900 and takes 14 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Colombo Fort and arriving at Mount Lavinia. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 23 min.

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The distance between Fort Station and Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia is 11 km. The road distance is 12.7 km.

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The best way to get from Fort Station to Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia without a car is to train which takes 23 min and costs Rs. 17 - Rs. 70.

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The train from Colombo Fort to Mount Lavinia takes 23 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Fort Station to Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia is 13 km. It takes approximately 14 min to drive from Fort Station to Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia.

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There are 1247+ hotels available in Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia. Prices start at $25 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Fort Station to Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia.
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  • Distance: 6.6 miles
  • Duration: 23 min

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

Sri Lanka Railways operates a train from Fort Station to Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $1 and the journey takes 23 min.

Train operators
Sri Lanka Railways
Website
railway.gov.lk
Train from Colombo Fort to Mount Lavinia
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
eservices.railway.gov.lk
3rd Class
$1
2nd Class
$1
1st Class
$1
Other operators
Uber Colombo
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Fort Station to Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Signup at
uber.com
INTERCITY GO
$11
uberTUK
$2 - $3
INTERCITY
$15 - $17
Budget Non Bag
$3 - $4
Zip
$3 - $4
Budget Bag
$4 - $5
HIRE GO
$3 - $5
UberGo
$3 - $5
Premium Bag
$5 - $7
2hr HIRE
$5 - $7
Premier
$4 - $6
Taxi from Fort Station to Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia
Ave. Duration
14 min
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Colombo Taxi
Phone
+94 11 43 43 475
Website
colombotaxicabs.com

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