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Duration 11 min
Distance 27 km
Average price Rs. 3000
Nearby airports 5 found

Closest airports to Colombo

The nearest airport to Colombo is Diyawanna Oya (DWO). However, there are better options for getting to Colombo. Sri Lanka Railways operates a train from Habarana to Maradana 3 times a day. Tickets cost Rs. 370 - Rs. 600 and the journey takes 3h 52m.

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Colombo (CMB)

  1. Colombo (CMB)
  2. Colombo
25 min
Rs. 5000 - Rs. 6500
Other nearby airports

Diyawanna Oya (DWO)

  1. Diyawanna Oya (DWO)
  2. Colombo
11 min
Rs. 600 - Rs. 750

Sigiriya (GIU)

  1. Habarana
  2. Colombo
4h 12m
Rs. 1316 - Rs. 1718

Hatton (NUF)

  1. Hatton (NUF)
  2. Kegalle
  3. Colombo
4h 10m
Rs. 4866 - Rs. 5773

Koggala (KCT)

  1. Koggala
  2. Colombo
2h 43m
Rs. 220 - Rs. 2100

Important airports for Colombo

Frequently asked questions

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The nearest airport to Colombo is Diyawanna Oya (DWO) Airport which is 7.5 km away. Other nearby airports include Colombo (CMB) (26.9 km), Hatton (NUF) (80.8 km), Koggala (KCT) (116.9 km) and Sigiriya (GIU) (147.9 km).

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It takes 25 min to get from Colombo to Colombo (CMB) Airport.

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We recommend flying to Colombo (CMB) Airport, which is 26.9 km away from Colombo. The taxi via Colombo (CMB) from Colombo (CMB) to Colombo takes 25 min.

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There are 247+ hotels available in Colombo. Prices start at Rs. 35000 per night.

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