There are 7 ways to get from Mirissa to Colombo by plane, train, bus, taxi or car

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Fly Koggala to Diyawanna Oya  •  1 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Koggala (KCT) to Diyawanna Oya (DWO) KCT - DWO

$32 - $216

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Train  •  3 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Polwathumodara to Colombo Fort Colombo Commuter / ...

$1 - $3

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Fly Koggala to Colombo  •  2 h 7 min

  1. Fly from Koggala (KCT) to Colombo (CMB) KCT - CMB

$241 - $503

Fly Dickwella to Colombo  •  2 h 45 min

  1. Fly from Dickwella (DIW) to Colombo (CMB) DIW - CMB

$299 - $572

Bus  •  5 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Matara Bus Station to Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal 32-1

$7 - $10

Taxi  •  1 h 56 min

  1. Take a taxi from Mirissa to Colombo 93.9 miles

$65 - $85

Drive  •  1 h 56 min

  1. Drive from Mirissa to Colombo 93.9 miles

$11 - $17

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Polwathumodara and arriving at Colombo Fort. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 37 min.

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The distance between Mirissa and Colombo is 128 km. The road distance is 150.2 km.

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The best way to get from Mirissa to Colombo without a car is to train which takes 3 h 37 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 1 min to get from Mirissa to Colombo, including transfers.

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Mirissa to Colombo train services, operated by Sri Lanka Railways, depart from Polwathumodara station.

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The best way to get from Mirissa to Colombo is to fly which takes 1 h 1 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 3 h 37 min, you could also bus, which costs and takes 5 h 24 min.

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

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Mirissa to Colombo train services, operated by Sri Lanka Railways, arrive at Colombo Fort station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Mirissa to Colombo is 150 km. It takes approximately 1 h 56 min to drive from Mirissa to Colombo.

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Cinnamon Air offers flights from Koggala Airport to Diyawanna Oya Airport.

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Map of how to get from Mirissa to Colombo.
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  • Distance: 80.2 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 1 min

What companies run services between Mirissa, Sri Lanka and Colombo, Sri Lanka?

Cinnamon Air flies from Mirissa to Colombo once daily. Alternatively, Sri Lanka Railways operates a train from Mirissa to Colombo twice daily. Tickets cost $1 - $3 and the journey takes 3 h 37 min.

Airlines
SriLankan Airlines
Website
srilankan.com
Flights from Koggala to Colombo
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Flights from Dickwella to Colombo
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $550
Cinnamon Air
Website
cinnamonair.com
Flights from Koggala to Diyawanna Oya
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$19 - $200
Train operators
Sri Lanka Railways
Website
railway.gov.lk
Train from Polwathumodara to Colombo Fort
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
eservices.railway.gov.lk
3rd Class
$1
2nd Class
$1 - $2
1st Class
$2 - $3
Bus operators
National Transport Commission
Phone
+94 011-2587372
Email
info@ntc.gov.lk
Website
ntc.gov.lk
Bus from Matara Bus Station to Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
ntc.gov.lk
Standard
$1 - $2
Semi Lux
$1 - $2
AirCon
$2 - $3
Super Lux
$4
Other operators
Taxi from Mirissa to Colombo
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Estimated price
$65 - $85
Red Cab
Phone
+94 917221000
Website
redcabgalle.com

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There are 1189+ hotels available in Colombo. Prices start at $25 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Mirissa to Koggala Airport is to taxi which takes 21 min and costs .

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