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Duration 29 min
Distance 181 km
Average price Rs. 4900
Nearby airports 5 found

Closest airports to Kataragama

The nearest airport to Kataragama is Weerawila (WRZ). However, there are better options for getting to Kataragama. National Transport Commission operates a bus from Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal to Kataragama hourly. Tickets cost Rs. 280 - Rs. 370 and the journey takes 5h 43m.

Recommended airport

Colombo (CMB)

  1. Colombo (CMB)
  2. Kataragama
3h 27m
Rs. 15000 - Rs. 19000
Other nearby airports

Weerawila (WRZ)

  1. Weerawila (WRZ)
  2. Kataragama
29 min
Rs. 1500 - Rs. 1900

Diyawanna Oya (DWO)

  1. Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal
  2. Kataragama
5h 51m
Rs. 844 - Rs. 1036

Hatton (NUF)

  1. Hatton Station
  2. Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal
  3. Kataragama
11h 39m
Rs. 1071 - Rs. 1453

Sigiriya (GIU)

  1. Dambulla
  2. Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal
  3. Kataragama
10h 31m
Rs. 1365 - Rs. 1681

Frequently asked questions

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The nearest airport to Kataragama is Weerawila (WRZ) Airport which is 20.8 km away. Other nearby airports include Hatton (NUF) (98.1 km), Diyawanna Oya (DWO) (166.6 km), Colombo (CMB) (180.8 km) and Sigiriya (GIU) (184 km).

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It takes 3h 27m to get from Kataragama to Colombo (CMB) Airport.

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We recommend flying to Colombo (CMB) Airport, which is 180.8 km away from Kataragama. The taxi via Colombo (CMB) from Colombo (CMB) to Kataragama takes 3h 27m.

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There are 98+ hotels available in Kataragama. Prices start at Rs. 35000 per night.

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