There are 7 ways to get from Maharagama to Negombo by bus, train, taxi, car, plane or towncar

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

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Line 99 bus, bus  •  1 h 37 min

  1. Take the line 99 bus from Maharagama to Pettah CTB 99 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal to Katunayake Airport Bus Station 187-E CMB to Colombo

$4 - $6

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Line 99 bus, train  •  2 h 45 min

  1. Take the line 99 bus from Maharagama to Pettah CTB 99 / ...
  2. Take the train from Colombo Fort to Negombo Colombo Commuter / ...

$1

5 alternative options

Line 99 bus, train via Katunayake South  •  2 h 11 min

  1. Take the line 99 bus from Maharagama to Pettah CTB 99 / ...
  2. Take the train from Colombo Fort to Katunayake South Colombo Commuter

$4 - $5

Taxi  •  45 min

  1. Take a taxi from Maharagama to Negombo 30.4 miles

$14 - $18

Drive  •  45 min

  1. Drive from Maharagama to Negombo 30.4 miles

$3 - $6

Fly  •  40 min

  1. Fly from Diyawanna Oya (DWO) to Colombo (CMB) DWO - CMB

$23 - $209

Uber  •  45 min

  1. Take an Uber from Maharagama to Negombo 30.4 miles

$8 - $11

Questions & Answers

The distance between Maharagama and Negombo is 41 km. The road distance is 48.7 km.

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The best way to get from Maharagama to Negombo without a car is to line 99 bus and bus which takes 1 h 37 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 37 min to get from Maharagama to Negombo, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Maharagama to Negombo is to line 99 bus and bus which takes 1 h 37 min and costs . Alternatively, you can fly, which costs and takes 40 min.

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The quickest flight from Diyawanna Oya Airport to Colombo Airport is the direct flight which takes 15 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Maharagama to Negombo is 49 km. It takes approximately 45 min to drive from Maharagama to Negombo.

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SriLankan Airlines and Cinnamon Air offer flights from Diyawanna Oya Airport to Colombo Airport.

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There are 937+ hotels available in Negombo. Prices start at $16 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Maharagama to Diyawanna Oya Airport is to taxi which takes 12 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Maharagama to Negombo.
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  • Distance: 25.8 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 37 min

What companies run services between Maharagama, Sri Lanka and Negombo, Sri Lanka?

You can take a bus from Maharagama to Negombo via Pettah CTB, Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal, and Katunayake Bus Station in around 1 h 37 min. Alternatively, Cinnamon Air and SriLankan Airlines fly from Maharagama to Negombo 5 times a day.

Airlines
Cinnamon Air
Website
cinnamonair.com
Flights from Diyawanna Oya to Colombo
Ave. Duration
15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$17 - $200
SriLankan Airlines
Website
srilankan.com
Flights from Diyawanna Oya to Colombo
Ave. Duration
15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $340
Train operators
Sri Lanka Railways
Website
railway.gov.lk
Train from Colombo Fort to Katunayake South
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
railway.gov.lk
3rd Class
$1
2nd Class
$1
1st Class
$1
Train from Colombo Fort to Negombo
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
eservices.railway.gov.lk
3rd Class
$1
2nd Class
$1
1st Class
$1
Bus operators
National Transport Commission
Phone
+94 011-2587372
Email
info@ntc.gov.lk
Website
ntc.gov.lk
Bus from Maharagama to Pettah CTB
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
ntc.gov.lk
Standard
$1
Semi Lux
$1
AirCon
$1
Super Lux
$1
Sri Lanka Transport Board - SLTB ICT
Phone
+942581120-29
Website
sltb.lk
Bus from Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal to Katunayake Airport Bus Station
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
sltb.lk
Other operators
Uber Colombo
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Maharagama to Negombo
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Signup at
uber.com
INTERCITY GO
$12 - $16
uberTUK
$8 - $11
INTERCITY
$20 - $25
Budget Non Bag
$11 - $14
Budget Bag
$13 - $17
Zip
$12 - $16
HIRE GO
$13 - $17
Premium Bag
$16 - $20
UberGo
$13 - $17
2hr HIRE
$16 - $21
Premier
$17 - $21
Taxi from Maharagama to Negombo
Ave. Duration
45 min
Estimated price
$14 - $18
Colombo Taxi
Phone
+94 11 43 43 475
Website
colombotaxicabs.com

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