There are 3 ways to get from Mankulam to Bentota by train, car, plane or taxi

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Train  •  9 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Mankulam to Colombo Fort Long Distance
  2. Take the train from Colombo Fort to Aluthgama Colombo Commuter / ...

$3 - $8

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Drive  •  5 h 52 min

  1. Drive from Mankulam to Bentota 226.4 miles

$27 - $40

Train, fly, taxi  •  8 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Mankulam to Kurunegala
  2. Fly from Katugastota (KDZ) to Diyawanna Oya (DWO) KDZ - DWO
  3. Take a taxi from Diyawanna Oya to Bentota

$74 - $326

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct train from Mankulam to Bentota. However, there are services departing from Mankulam and arriving at Aluthgama via Colombo Fort. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 29 min.

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The distance between Mankulam and Bentota is 305 km. The road distance is 362.3 km.

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The best way to get from Mankulam to Bentota without a car is to train which takes 9 h 29 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 9 h 29 min to get from Mankulam to Bentota, including transfers.

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Mankulam to Bentota train services, operated by Sri Lanka Railways, depart from Mankulam station.

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The quickest flight from Katugastota Airport to Diyawanna Oya Airport is the direct flight which takes 30 min.

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Mankulam to Bentota train services, operated by Sri Lanka Railways, arrive at Aluthgama station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Mankulam to Bentota is 362 km. It takes approximately 5 h 52 min to drive from Mankulam to Bentota.

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

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There are 691+ hotels available in Bentota. Prices start at $23 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Mankulam to Bentota.
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  • Distance: 190.3 miles
  • Duration: 9 h 29 min

What companies run services between Mankulam, Sri Lanka and Bentota, Southern, Sri Lanka?

You can take a train from Mankulam to Bentota via Colombo Fort in around 9 h 29 min.

Airlines
Cinnamon Air
Website
cinnamonair.com
Flights from Katugastota to Diyawanna Oya
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$25 - $260
SriLankan Airlines
Website
srilankan.com
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 Mankulam to Colombo Fort
Ave. Duration
6 h 57 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$1 - $6
Schedules at
eservices.railway.gov.lk
3rd Class
$1 - $2
2nd Class
$1 - $3
1st Class
$4 - $6
Train from Colombo Fort to Aluthgama
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
eservices.railway.gov.lk
3rd Class
$1
2nd Class
$1
1st Class
$1 - $2
Train from Mankulam to Kurunegala
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$1 - $5
Schedules at
eservices.railway.gov.lk
3rd Class
$1 - $2
2nd Class
$1 - $3
1st Class
$3 - $5
Other operators
Taxi from Diyawanna Oya to Bentota
Ave. Duration
57 min
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Colombo Taxi
Phone
+94 11 43 43 475
Website
colombotaxicabs.com

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