There are 9 ways to get from Kandy to Mirissa by taxi, plane, train, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Taxi to Hatton, fly to Koggala  •  2 h 9 min

  1. NUF - KCT

$63 - $253

Cheapest option

Train  •  6 h 38 min

  1. Express Train / ...
  2. Colombo Commuter / ...

$2 - $5

7 alternative options

Fly Katugastota to Hambantota, taxi  •  2 h 56 min

  1. KDZ - HRI

$287 - $834

Fly Katugastota to Weerawila, taxi  •  2 h 34 min

  1. KDZ - WRZ

$397 - $724

Fly Katugastota to Diyawanna Oya, train  •  5 h 3 min

  1. KDZ - DWO

$36 - $277

Train via Maharagama  •  5 h 51 min

  1. Rail Bus
  2. Colombo Commuter / ...

$3 - $7

Taxi, bus  •  6 h 58 min

  1. 35-3 / ...

$76 - $92

Taxi  •  3 h 35 min

  1. 154.8 miles

$120 - $150

Drive  •  3 h 35 min

  1. 154.8 miles

$18 - $27

What companies run services between Kandy, Sri Lanka and Mirissa, Sri Lanka?

You can take a train from Kandy to Mirissa via Maharagama, Pettah CTB, and Colombo Fort in around 5 h 51 min.

Airlines
Cinnamon Air
Website
cinnamonair.com
Flights from Hatton to Koggala
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$19 - $200
Flights from Katugastota to Hambantota
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $370
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 Weerawila
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $650
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 Maradana to Polwathumodara
Ave. Duration
3 h 17 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
eservices.railway.gov.lk
3rd Class
$1
2nd Class
$1 - $2
1st Class
$2 - $3
Train from Kandy to Maharagama
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
eservices.railway.gov.lk
3rd Class
$1
2nd Class
$1 - $2
1st Class
$2 - $3
Train from Colombo Fort to Polwathumodara
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
eservices.railway.gov.lk
3rd Class
$1
2nd Class
$1 - $2
1st Class
$2 - $3
Train from Kandy to Maradana
Ave. Duration
2 h 31 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
eservices.railway.gov.lk
3rd Class
$1
2nd Class
$1 - $2
1st Class
$1 - $3
Bus operators
National Transport Commission
Phone
+94 011-2587372
Email
info@ntc.gov.lk
Website
ntc.gov.lk
Bus from Wellawaya to Matara Bus Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
ntc.gov.lk
Standard
$1 - $2
Semi Lux
$1 - $2
AirCon
$2 - $3
Super Lux
$4
Other operators
Taxi from Kandy to Hatton
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Derana
Website
srilankaderana.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Kandy and Mirissa is 151 km. The road distance is 248 km.

The cheapest way to get from Kandy to Mirissa is to train which costs Rs. 270 - Rs. 850 and takes 6 h 38 min.

The quickest way to get from Kandy to Mirissa is to taxi and fly which takes 2 h 9 min and costs Rs. 9500 - Rs. 40000.

No, there is no direct train from Kandy to Mirissa. However, there are services departing from Kandy and arriving at Polwathumodara via Colombo Fort. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 38 min.

It takes approximately 2 h 9 min to get from Kandy to Mirissa, including transfers.