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There are 4 ways to get from Kanyakumari to R. Premadasa Stadium by train, plane or bus

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Train to Trivandrum, fly to Diyawanna Oya

  1. Take the train from Kanyakumari to Thiruvananthapuram Central
  2. Fly from Trivandrum (TRV) to Diyawanna Oya (DWO)

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Bus to Madurai, fly to Diyawanna Oya

  1. Take the bus from Kanyakumari to Madurai
  2. Fly from Madurai (IXM) to Diyawanna Oya (DWO)

Train to Trivandrum, fly to Colombo

  1. Take the train from Kanyakumari to Thiruvananthapuram Central
  2. Fly from Trivandrum (TRV) to Colombo (CMB)

Bus to Madurai, fly to Colombo

  1. Take the bus from Kanyakumari to Madurai
  2. Fly from Madurai (IXM) to Colombo (CMB)
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Conditions of entry into Sri Lanka from India

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival for unvaccinated travellers
  • COVID-19 test upon arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from COVID-19 testing on arrival
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions

Rules to follow in Sri Lanka

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Considerations leaving from India

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Frequently Asked Questions


No, entry into Sri Lanka from India is currently restricted.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are recommended
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1 metre
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in R. Premadasa Stadium is 1912.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in R. Premadasa Stadium is recommended.

The social distance requirement in R. Premadasa Stadium is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 1912.

No, but conditions apply when returning to India from Sri Lanka.

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Last updated: 29 Jun 2022
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Kanyakumari to R. Premadasa Stadium is to bus and fly which costs ₹9,000 - ₹16,000 and takes 6h 13m.

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The quickest way to get from Kanyakumari to R. Premadasa Stadium is to train and fly which costs ₹8,500 - ₹15,000 and takes 5h 56m.

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The distance between Kanyakumari and R. Premadasa Stadium is 287 km.

It takes approximately 17h 41m to get from Kanyakumari to R. Premadasa Stadium, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Trivandrum Airport to Diyawanna Oya Airport. The quickest flight takes 19h and has one stopover.

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Spicejet, Cinnamon Air, Maldivian and two other airlines offer flights from Trivandrum Airport to Diyawanna Oya Airport.

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There are 345+ hotels available in R. Premadasa Stadium. Prices start at Rs. 32500 per night.

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Map of how to get from Kanyakumari to R. Premadasa Stadium.
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  • Distance: 287.3 km
  • Duration: 17h 41m

What companies run services between Kanyakumari, India and R. Premadasa Stadium, Sri Lanka?

There is no direct connection from Kanyakumari to R. Premadasa Stadium. However, you can take the train to Thiruvananthapuram Central, take the taxi to Trivandrum airport, fly to Diyawanna Oya, then take the taxi to R. Premadasa Stadium. Alternatively, you can take the train to Thiruvananthapuram Central, take the taxi to Trivandrum airport, fly to Colombo, then take the taxi to R. Premadasa Stadium.

Airlines
SriLankan Airlines
Website
srilankan.com
Flights from Trivandrum to Diyawanna Oya via Colombo
Ave. Duration
24h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
Rs. 35000 - Rs. 130000
Flights from Trivandrum to Diyawanna Oya via Bengaluru, Colombo
Ave. Duration
13h
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
Rs. 48000 - Rs. 160000
Flights from Trivandrum to Diyawanna Oya via Hyderabad, Colombo
Ave. Duration
13h 5m
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
Rs. 60000 - Rs. 200000
Flights from Trivandrum to Diyawanna Oya via Madras, Colombo
Ave. Duration
15h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
Rs. 36000 - Rs. 110000
Flights from Trivandrum to Diyawanna Oya via Kochi, Colombo
Ave. Duration
17h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
Rs. 40000 - Rs. 140000
Flights from Trivandrum to Diyawanna Oya via Male, Colombo
Ave. Duration
17h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
Rs. 50000 - Rs. 170000
Flights from Trivandrum to Colombo
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
Rs. 65000 - Rs. 120000
Flights from Madurai to Colombo
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
Rs. 47000 - Rs. 55000
Flights from Madurai to Diyawanna Oya via Colombo
Ave. Duration
19h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
Rs. 32000 - Rs. 110000
Flights from Madurai to Diyawanna Oya via Madras, Colombo
Ave. Duration
14h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
Rs. 29000 - Rs. 95000
Flights from Madurai to Diyawanna Oya via Bengaluru, Colombo
Ave. Duration
15h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
Rs. 42000 - Rs. 140000
Cinnamon Air
Website
cinnamonair.com
Flights from Trivandrum to Diyawanna Oya via Madras, Colombo
Ave. Duration
15h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
Rs. 36000 - Rs. 110000
Flights from Madurai to Diyawanna Oya via Madras, Colombo
Ave. Duration
14h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
Rs. 29000 - Rs. 95000
Train operators
Indian Railways

India’s national rail operator runs passenger and freight trains on both long-distance and suburban routes across the country, from slower multi-stop to faster and more comfortable services. It’s a practical and affordable way to explore the country. Advance ticket bookings usually open 120 days before the date of the journey for Indian nationals; 365 days for international travellers. You’ll be allocated a seat or berth when you book and choose your class of travel.

Contact Details
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Kanyakumari to Thiruvananthapuram Central
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
Rs. 500 - Rs. 3100
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Sleeper Class
Rs. 500 - Rs. 700
Third AC (3A)
Rs. 1700 - Rs. 2200
Second AC (2A)
Rs. 2400 - Rs. 3100
Bus operators
Kallada Tours and Travels
Phone
8893555000
Email
info@kalladatravels.com
Website
kalladatravels.com
Bus from Kanyakumari to Madurai
Ave. Duration
2h 19m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
Rs. 2900 - Rs. 4000
Schedules at
kalladatravels.com

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