There are 6 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

5 alternative options

Line 99 bus, train  •  2 h 10 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

$15 - $19

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

$24 - $209

Uber  •  45 min

  1. Take an Uber from Maharagama to Negombo 30.4 miles

$14 - $18

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Maharagama to Negombo is to drive which costs Rs. 550 - Rs. 850 and takes 45 min.

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The quickest way to get from Maharagama to Negombo is to fly which costs Rs. 3800 - Rs. 34000 and takes 40 min.

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

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

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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
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
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
$14 - $18
Signup at
uber.com
INTERCITY GO
$22 - $25
ZIP
$14 - $18
uberGO
$16 - $21
INTERCITY
$34 - $38
PREMIER
$20 - $25
Taxi from Maharagama to Negombo
Ave. Duration
45 min
Estimated price
$15 - $19
Colombo Taxi
Phone
+94 11 43 43 475
Website
colombotaxicabs.com

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