There are 6 ways to get from Kaudulla National Park to Colombo by train, taxi, car or plane

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

Train  •  7 h

  1. Take the train from Galoya Junction to Maradana Express Train

$24 - $32

5 alternative options

Taxi  •  4 h 10 min

  1. Take a taxi from Kaudulla National Park to Colombo 144.4 miles

$90 - $110

Drive  •  4 h 10 min

  1. Drive from Kaudulla National Park to Colombo 144.4 miles

$17 - $26

Fly Sigiriya to Colombo  •  3 h 23 min

  1. Fly from Sigiriya (GIU) to Colombo (CMB) GIU - CMB

$253 - $588

Taxi to Katugastota, fly to Diyawanna Oya  •  3 h 34 min

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

$91 - $338

Taxi to Batticaloa, fly to Diyawanna Oya  •  4 h 6 min

  1. Take a taxi from Kaudulla National Park to Batticaloa
  2. Fly from Batticaloa (BTC) to Diyawanna Oya (DWO) BTC - DWO

$93 - $346

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Kaudulla National Park to Colombo is to drive which costs Rs. 2700 - Rs. 4100 and takes 4 h 10 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kaudulla National Park to Colombo is to fly which costs Rs. 40000 - Rs. 95000 and takes 3 h 23 min.

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The distance between Kaudulla National Park and Colombo is 180 km. The road distance is 231.1 km.

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It takes approximately 7 h to get from Kaudulla National Park to Colombo, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Kaudulla National Park, Sri Lanka and Colombo, Sri Lanka?

Sri Lanka Railways operates a train from Kaudulla National Park to Colombo once daily. Tickets cost $1 - $5 and the journey takes 5 h 51 min. Alternatively, Cinnamon Air and SriLankan Airlines fly from Kaudulla National Park to Colombo twice daily.

Airlines
Cinnamon Air
Website
cinnamonair.com
Flights from Sigiriya to Colombo
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$25 - $260
Flights from Katugastota to Diyawanna Oya
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$25 - $260
Flights from Batticaloa to Diyawanna Oya
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$29 - $270
SriLankan Airlines
Website
srilankan.com
Flights from Sigiriya to Colombo
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $950
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 Galoya Junction to Maradana
Ave. Duration
5 h 51 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$1 - $5
Schedules at
eservices.railway.gov.lk
3rd Class
$1 - $2
2nd Class
$1 - $2
1st Class
$3 - $5
Other operators
Taxi from Kaudulla National Park to Colombo
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Estimated price
$90 - $110

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