There are 5 ways to get from Hatton to Colombo by bus, train, taxi, car or plane

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Bus  •  4 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Hatton to Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal 18-2

$1 - $2

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Train  •  4 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Hatton to Colombo Fort Express Train

$1 - $4

Taxi  •  2 h 6 min

  1. Take a taxi from Hatton to Colombo 78.6 miles

$35 - $45

Drive  •  2 h 6 min

  1. Drive from Hatton to Colombo 78.6 miles

$9 - $14

Taxi, fly  •  1 h 58 min

  1. Take a taxi from Hatton to Katugastota
  2. Fly from Katugastota (KDZ) to Diyawanna Oya (DWO) KDZ - DWO

$60 - $301

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Hatton and arriving at Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 30 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Hatton and arriving at Colombo Fort. Services depart four times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 51 min.

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The distance between Hatton and Colombo is 83 km. The road distance is 125.7 km.

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The best way to get from Hatton to Colombo without a car is to bus which takes 4 h 30 min and costs .

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The bus from Hatton to Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal takes 4 h 30 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Hatton to Colombo bus services, operated by National Transport Commission, depart from Hatton station.

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Hatton to Colombo train services, operated by Sri Lanka Railways, depart from Hatton station.

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The best way to get from Hatton to Colombo is to bus which takes 4 h 30 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 4 h 51 min.

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The quickest flight from Katugastota Airport to Diyawanna Oya Airport is the direct flight which takes 30 min.

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Hatton to Colombo bus services, operated by National Transport Commission, arrive at Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal station.

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Map of how to get from Hatton to Colombo.
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  • Distance: 51.7 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 30 min

What companies run services between Hatton, Sri Lanka and Colombo, Sri Lanka?

National Transport Commission operates a bus from Hatton to Colombo hourly. Tickets cost $1 - $2 and the journey takes 4 h 30 min. Alternatively, Sri Lanka Railways operates a train from Hatton to Colombo 4 times a day. Tickets cost $1 - $4 and the journey takes 4 h 51 min.

Airlines
Cinnamon Air
Website
cinnamonair.com
Flights from Katugastota to Diyawanna Oya
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$25 - $260
SriLankan Airlines
Website
srilankan.com
Flights from Katugastota to Diyawanna Oya
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $550
Train operators
Sri Lanka Railways
Website
railway.gov.lk
Train from Hatton to Colombo Fort
Ave. Duration
4 h 51 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
eservices.railway.gov.lk
3rd Class
$1
2nd Class
$1 - $2
1st Class
$2 - $4
Bus operators
National Transport Commission
Phone
+94 011-2587372
Email
info@ntc.gov.lk
Website
ntc.gov.lk
Bus from Hatton to Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
ntc.gov.lk
Standard
$1 - $2
Semi Lux
$1 - $2
AirCon
$1 - $2
Super Lux
$3
Other operators
Taxi from Hatton to Colombo
Ave. Duration
2 h 6 min
Estimated price
$35 - $45

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Hatton to Colombo train services, operated by Sri Lanka Railways, arrive at Colombo Fort station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Hatton to Colombo is 126 km. It takes approximately 2 h 6 min to drive from Hatton to Colombo.

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

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There are 1189+ hotels available in Colombo. Prices start at $25 USD per night.

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