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There are 6 ways to get from Jaffna to Mirigama by plane, taxi, bus, train or car

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Fly Jaffna to Ratmalana, taxi

  1. Fly from Jaffna (JAF) to Ratmalana (RML)
  2. Take a taxi from Ratmalana to Mirigama

Cheapest option


  1. Take the train from Jaffna to Veyangoda

4 alternative options

Bus to Sigiriya, fly to Colombo

  1. Take the bus from Kachcheri to Dambulla
  2. Fly from Sigiriya (GIU) to Colombo (CMB)


  1. Take the bus from Jaffna to Warakapola


  1. Take a taxi from Jaffna to Mirigama


  1. Drive from Jaffna to Mirigama
Jaffna → Mirigama
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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Mirigama is 1912.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Mirigama is recommended.

The social distance requirement in Mirigama is 1 metre.

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The cheapest way to get from Jaffna to Mirigama is to train which costs Rs. 1600 - Rs. 2200 and takes 8h 13m.

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The quickest way to get from Jaffna to Mirigama is to fly and taxi which costs Rs. 6500 - Rs. 55000 and takes 2h 25m.

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The distance between Jaffna and Mirigama is 270 km. The road distance is 347.9 km.

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The best way to get from Jaffna to Mirigama without a car is to bus which takes 6h 37m and costs Rs. 1800 - Rs. 2000.

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It takes approximately 2h 25m to get from Jaffna to Mirigama, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Jaffna to Mirigama is to bus which takes 6h 37m and costs Rs. 1800 - Rs. 2000. Alternatively, you can train, which costs Rs. 1600 - Rs. 2200 and takes 8h 13m.

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The quickest flight from Jaffna Airport to Ratmalana Airport is the direct flight which takes 50 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Jaffna to Mirigama is 348 km. It takes approximately 6h 2m to drive from Jaffna to Mirigama.

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FitsAir offers flights from Jaffna Airport to Ratmalana Airport.

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There are 19+ hotels available in Mirigama. Prices start at Rs. 20000 per night.

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Map of how to get from Jaffna to Mirigama.
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  • Distance: 269.9 km
  • Duration: 2h 25m

What companies run services between Jaffna, Sri Lanka and Mirigama, Sri Lanka?

NCG Express operates a bus from Jaffna to Warakapola twice daily. Tickets cost Rs. 1000 and the journey takes 6h 21m. Alternatively, Sri Lanka Railways operates a train from Jaffna to Veyangoda twice daily. Tickets cost Rs. 500 - Rs. 850 and the journey takes 7h 52m.

Flights from Jaffna to Ratmalana
Ave. Duration
50 min
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
Rs. 2000 - Rs. 46000
Cinnamon Air
Flights from Sigiriya to Colombo
Ave. Duration
30 min
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
Rs. 650 - Rs. 37000
Train operators
Bus operators
NCG Express
077 107 55 55
Bus from Kachcheri to Dambulla
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
Twice daily
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Bus from Jaffna to Warakapola
Ave. Duration
6h 21m
Twice daily
Estimated price
Rs. 1000
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Other operators
Taxi from Ratmalana to Mirigama
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Estimated price
Rs. 3600 - Rs. 4400
Kangaroo Cabs
+94 11 25 88 588
Colombo Taxi
+94 11 43 43 475

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The best way to get from Jaffna to Jaffna Airport is to taxi which takes 23 min and costs Rs. 950 - Rs. 1200.

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