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Duration 55 min
Distance 116 km
Average price Rs. 3200
Nearby airports 5 found

Closest airports to Avukana Buddha statue

The nearest airport to Avukana Buddha statue is Sigiriya (GIU). However, there are better options for getting to Avukana Buddha statue. National Transport Commission operates a bus from Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal to Dambulla every 30 minutes. Tickets cost Rs. 170 - Rs. 230 and the journey takes 4h. Superline Travels also services this route once daily. Alternatively, Sri Lanka Railways operates a train from Batticaloa Station to Habarana twice daily. Tickets cost Rs. 300 - Rs. 470 and the journey takes 3h 25m.

Recommended airport

Colombo (CMB)

  1. Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal
  2. Avukana Buddha statue
5h 40m
Rs. 2300 - Rs. 2860
Other nearby airports

Sigiriya (GIU)

  1. Sigiriya (GIU)
  2. Avukana Buddha statue
55 min
Rs. 2600 - Rs. 3200

Trincomalee (TRR)

  1. Trincomalee
  2. Avukana Buddha statue
3h 35m
Cheapest
Rs. 2137 - Rs. 2677

Hatton (NUF)

  1. Hatton Station
  2. Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal
  3. Avukana Buddha statue
10h 22m
Rs. 2961 - Rs. 3813

Batticaloa (BTC)

  1. Batticaloa Station
  2. Avukana Buddha statue
4h 22m
Rs. 3217 - Rs. 3962

Important airports for Dambulla

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The nearest airport to Avukana Buddha statue is Sigiriya (GIU) Airport which is 23.5 km away. Other nearby airports include Trincomalee (TRR) (93.9 km), Colombo (CMB) (115.8 km), Hatton (NUF) (126.4 km) and Batticaloa (BTC) (131.7 km).

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It takes 5h 40m to get from Dambulla to Colombo (CMB) Airport.

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We recommend flying to Colombo (CMB) Airport, which is 113.6 km away from Dambulla. The bus via Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal from Colombo (CMB) to Dambulla takes 5h 40m.

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There are 21+ hotels available in Avukana Buddha statue. Prices start at Rs. 20000 per night.

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