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Duration 14 min
Distance 25 km
Average price Rs. 2600
Nearby airports 5 found

Closest airports to Kelaniya

The nearest airport to Kelaniya is Diyawanna Oya (DWO). However, there are better options for getting to Kelaniya. 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. Alternatively, National Transport Commission operates a bus from Galle Bus Station to Kadawatha every 30 minutes. Tickets cost Rs. 150 - Rs. 200 and the journey takes 1h 30m.

Recommended airport

Colombo (CMB)

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

Diyawanna Oya (DWO)

  1. Diyawanna Oya (DWO)
  2. Kelaniya
14 min
Rs. 600 - Rs. 750

Sigiriya (GIU)

  1. Habarana
  2. Kelaniya
4h 24m
Rs. 1916 - Rs. 2518

Hatton (NUF)

  1. Hatton Station
  2. Kelaniya
5h 32m
Rs. 1531 - Rs. 1983

Koggala (KCT)

  1. Galle Bus Station
  2. Kelaniya
1h 57m
Rs. 1624 - Rs. 1983

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The nearest airport to Kelaniya is Diyawanna Oya (DWO) Airport which is 5.8 km away. Other nearby airports include Colombo (CMB) (24.7 km), Hatton (NUF) (73 km), Koggala (KCT) (115.6 km) and Sigiriya (GIU) (141.1 km).

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It takes 26 min to get from Kelaniya to Colombo (CMB) Airport.

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We recommend flying to Colombo (CMB) Airport, which is 24.7 km away from Kelaniya. The taxi via Colombo (CMB) from Colombo (CMB) to Kelaniya takes 26 min.

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There are 266+ hotels available in Kelaniya. Prices start at Rs. 35000 per night.

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