There are 4 ways to get from Nagapattinam to Sri Lanka by train, plane or bus

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

Recommended option

Train to Tiruchirapalli, fly to Diyawanna Oya  •  9 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Nagappattinam (NGT) to Tiruchchirapali (TPJ)
  2. Fly from Tiruchirapalli (TRZ) to Diyawanna Oya (DWO) TRZ - DWO

$107 - $363

Cheapest option

Train to Madras, fly to Colombo  •  11 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Nagappattinam (NGT) to Tambaram (TBM)
  2. Fly from Madras (MAA) to Colombo (CMB) MAA - CMB

$43 - $138

2 alternative options

Train to Tiruchirapalli, fly to Colombo  •  7 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Nagappattinam (NGT) to Tiruchchirapali (TPJ)
  2. Fly from Tiruchirapalli (TRZ) to Colombo (CMB) TRZ - CMB

$105 - $249

Bus to Madurai, fly to Colombo  •  8 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Nagapattinam to Madurai
  2. Fly from Madurai (IXM) to Colombo (CMB) IXM - CMB

$78 - $227

What companies run services between Nagapattinam, India and Sri Lanka?

There is no direct connection from Nagapattinam to Maharagama. However, you can take the train to Tiruchchirapali (TPJ), take the taxi to Tiruchirapalli airport, fly to Diyawanna Oya, then take the taxi to Maharagama. Alternatively, you can take the train to Tiruchchirapali (TPJ), take the taxi to Tiruchirapalli airport, fly to Colombo, take the walk to Katunayake Airport Bus Station, then take the bus to Colombo.

Airlines
SriLankan Airlines
Website
srilankan.com
Flights from Tiruchirapalli to Diyawanna Oya via Colombo
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $340
Flights from Tiruchirapalli to Colombo
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $230
Flights from Madurai to Colombo
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $230
Flights from Madras to Colombo
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $220
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Madurai to Colombo
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $260
Flights from Madras to Colombo
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $210
Flights from Madras to Colombo via Madurai
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $210
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Madras to Colombo
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $420
Cinnamon Air
Website
cinnamonair.com
Flights from Tiruchirapalli to Diyawanna Oya via Colombo
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $340
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Madras to Colombo
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $310
Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Nagappattinam (NGT) to Tiruchchirapali (TPJ)
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$2 - $15
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Nagappattinam (NGT) to Tambaram (TBM)
Ave. Duration
6 h 38 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$5 - $17
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Nagapattinam and Sri Lanka is 407 km.

The cheapest way to get from Nagapattinam to Sri Lanka is to train and fly which costs ₹2,900 - ₹9,500 and takes 11 h 42 min.

The quickest way to get from Nagapattinam to Sri Lanka is to train and fly which takes 7 h 41 min and costs ₹7,000 - ₹17,000.

It takes approximately 9 h 52 min to get from Nagapattinam to Sri Lanka, including transfers.