There are 4 ways to get from Hikkaduwa to Colombo by train, taxi, car or plane

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Train  •  1 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Hikkaduwa to Colombo Fort Express Train / ...

$1 - $2

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  1 h 33 min

  1. Take a taxi from Hikkaduwa to Colombo 73.1 miles

$50 - $65

Drive  •  1 h 33 min

  1. Drive from Hikkaduwa to Colombo 73.1 miles

$8 - $13

Fly  •  1 h 16 min

  1. Fly from Koggala (KCT) to Diyawanna Oya (DWO) KCT - DWO

$38 - $223

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The cheapest way to get from Hikkaduwa to Colombo is to train which costs Rs. 90 - Rs. 310 and takes 1 h 33 min.

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The quickest way to get from Hikkaduwa to Colombo is to fly which costs Rs. 6000 - Rs. 38000 and takes 1 h 16 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Hikkaduwa and arriving at Colombo Fort. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 33 min.

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The distance between Hikkaduwa and Colombo is 92 km. The road distance is 116.9 km.

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The best way to get from Hikkaduwa to Colombo without a car is to train which takes 1 h 33 min and costs Rs. 90 - Rs. 310.

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The train from Hikkaduwa to Colombo Fort takes 1 h 33 min including transfers and departs every four hours.

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

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The best way to get from Hikkaduwa to Colombo is to train which takes 1 h 33 min and costs Rs. 90 - Rs. 310. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs Rs. 6000 - Rs. 38000 and takes 1 h 16 min.

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

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Hikkaduwa to Colombo is 117 km. It takes approximately 1 h 33 min to drive from Hikkaduwa to Colombo.

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Cinnamon Air offers flights from Koggala Airport to Diyawanna Oya Airport.

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Map of how to get from Hikkaduwa to Colombo.
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  • Distance: 57.7 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 33 min

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

Sri Lanka Railways operates a train from Hikkaduwa to Colombo every 4 hours. Tickets cost $1 - $2 and the journey takes 1 h 33 min. Alternatively, Cinnamon Air flies from Hikkaduwa to Colombo once daily.

Airlines
Cinnamon Air
Website
cinnamonair.com
Flights from Koggala to Diyawanna Oya
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$19 - $200
Train operators
Sri Lanka Railways
Website
railway.gov.lk
Train from Hikkaduwa to Colombo Fort
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
eservices.railway.gov.lk
3rd Class
$1
2nd Class
$1
1st Class
$1 - $2
Other operators
Taxi from Hikkaduwa to Colombo
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
Estimated price
$50 - $65
Red Cab
Phone
+94 917221000
Website
redcabgalle.com

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