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There are 5 ways to get from Minneriya National Park to Colombo by train, taxi, car or plane

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Train  •  6h 25m

  1. Take the train from Habarana to Fort Station Trincomalee - Colombo / ...

$19 - $24

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Taxi  •  3h 34m

  1. Take a taxi from Minneriya National Park to Colombo 130.4 miles

$75 - $95

Drive  •  3h 34m

  1. Drive from Minneriya National Park to Colombo 130.4 miles

$15 - $23

Fly Sigiriya to Colombo  •  2h 47m

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

$242 - $576

Taxi to Katugastota, fly to Diyawanna Oya  •  2h 52m

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

$71 - $315

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The cheapest way to get from Minneriya National Park to Colombo is to drive which costs Rs. 2700 - Rs. 4000 and takes 3h 34m.

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The quickest way to get from Minneriya National Park to Colombo is to fly which costs Rs. 41000 - Rs. 100000 and takes 2h 47m.

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The distance between Minneriya National Park and Colombo is 160 km. The road distance is 208.6 km.

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The best way to get from Minneriya National Park to Colombo without a car is to train which takes 6h 25m and costs Rs. 3200 - Rs. 4200.

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It takes approximately 6h 25m to get from Minneriya National Park to Colombo, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Minneriya National Park to Colombo is to train which takes 6h 25m and costs Rs. 3200 - Rs. 4200. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs Rs. 41000 - Rs. 100000 and takes 2h 47m.

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The quickest flight from Sigiriya Airport to Colombo Airport is the direct flight which takes 30m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Minneriya National Park to Colombo is 209 km. It takes approximately 3h 34m to drive from Minneriya National Park to Colombo.

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Cinnamon Air offers flights from Sigiriya Airport to Colombo Airport.

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There are 1221+ hotels available in Colombo. Prices start at $25 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Minneriya National Park to Colombo.
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  • Distance: 100.3 miles
  • Duration: 6h 25m

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

Sri Lanka Railways operates a train from Minneriya National Park to Colombo 3 times a day. Tickets cost $1 - $3 and the journey takes 5h 39m. Alternatively, Cinnamon Air flies from Minneriya National Park to Colombo once daily.

Airlines
Cinnamon Air
Website
cinnamonair.com
Flights from Sigiriya to Colombo
Ave. Duration
30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$25 - $260
Flights from Katugastota to Diyawanna Oya
Ave. Duration
30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$25 - $260
Train operators
Sri Lanka Railways
Website
railway.gov.lk
Train from Habarana to Fort Station
Ave. Duration
5h 39m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
railway.gov.lk
3rd Class
$1
2nd Class
$1 - $2
1st Class
$2 - $3
Other operators
Taxi from Minneriya National Park to Colombo
Ave. Duration
3h 34m
Estimated price
$75 - $95
Sri Derana
Phone
+94 81 4 915915
Website
sriderana.com

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The best way to get from Minneriya National Park to Sigiriya Airport is to taxi which takes 1h 1m and costs Rs. 3700 - Rs. 4400.

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