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There are 2 ways to get from Kerala to Chundikkulam National Park by plane or bus

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Fly from Trivandrum, bus

  1. Fly from Trivandrum (TRV) to Sigiriya (GIU)
  2. Take the bus from Dambulla to Kilinochchi

Fly from Kochi, bus

  1. Fly from Kochi (COK) to Sigiriya (GIU)
  2. Take the bus from Dambulla to Kilinochchi
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International entry into Sri Lanka from India

  • Entry is restricted for citizens and permanent residents of India
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Allowed for: Citizens, permanent residents and visa holders

Restricted for: Foreign nationals, with the above exceptions

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Conditions of entry into Sri Lanka from India

  • 7-day mandatory monitored quarantine for arrivals without a COVID-19 Vaccination Certificate
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival for unvaccinated travellers
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • COVID-19 test upon arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from COVID-19 testing on arrival
  • Travel insurance and medical declaration are required for foreign nationals
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions

Rules to follow in Sri Lanka

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Considerations leaving from India

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

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
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Chundikkulam National Park is 1912.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Chundikkulam National Park is recommended.

The social distance requirement in Chundikkulam National Park is 1 metre.

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

Yes, entry into India from Sri Lanka is currently restricted.

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Last updated: 18 May 2022
Exceptions may apply, for full details: Sri Lanka Government Covid Response.

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The distance between Kerala and Chundikkulam National Park is 448 km.

It takes approximately 18h 50m to get from Kerala to Chundikkulam National Park, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Trivandrum Airport to Sigiriya Airport. The quickest flight takes 19h 15m and has one stopover.

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

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The best way to get from Kerala to Trivandrum Airport is to taxi which takes 6 min and costs ₹300 - ₹370.

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Map of how to get from Kerala to Chundikkulam National Park.
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  • Distance: 447.7 km
  • Duration: 18h 50m

What companies run services between Kerala, India and Chundikkulam National Park, Sri Lanka?

There is no direct connection from Kerala to Chundikkulam National Park. However, you can take the taxi to Trivandrum airport, fly to Sigiriya, take the taxi to Dambulla, take the bus to Kilinochchi, then take the taxi to Chundikkulam National Park. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Kochi airport, fly to Sigiriya, take the taxi to Dambulla, take the bus to Kilinochchi, then take the taxi to Chundikkulam National Park.

Airlines
SriLankan Airlines
Website
srilankan.com
Flights from Trivandrum to Sigiriya via Colombo
Ave. Duration
24h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
Rs. 40000 - Rs. 210000
Flights from Trivandrum to Sigiriya via Bengaluru, Colombo
Ave. Duration
13h 15m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
Rs. 50000 - Rs. 230000
Flights from Trivandrum to Sigiriya via Hyderabad, Colombo
Ave. Duration
13h 20m
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
Rs. 65000 - Rs. 250000
Flights from Trivandrum to Sigiriya via Madras, Colombo
Ave. Duration
16h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
Rs. 46000 - Rs. 110000
Flights from Trivandrum to Sigiriya via Kochi, Colombo
Ave. Duration
17h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
Rs. 45000 - Rs. 220000
Flights from Trivandrum to Sigiriya via Male, Colombo
Ave. Duration
17h 45m
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
Rs. 55000 - Rs. 230000
Flights from Kochi to Sigiriya via Colombo
Ave. Duration
18h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
Rs. 36000 - Rs. 180000
Flights from Kochi to Sigiriya via Bengaluru, Colombo
Ave. Duration
12h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
Rs. 43000 - Rs. 190000
Cinnamon Air
Website
cinnamonair.com
Flights from Trivandrum to Sigiriya via Madras, Colombo
Ave. Duration
16h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
Rs. 46000 - Rs. 110000
Flights from Trivandrum to Sigiriya via Colombo
Ave. Duration
24h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
Rs. 40000 - Rs. 210000
Flights from Kochi to Sigiriya via Colombo
Ave. Duration
13h
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
Rs. 36000 - Rs. 180000
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