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Duration 1h 27m
Distance 63 km
Average price Rs. 3900
Nearby airports 5 found

Closest airports to Kurunegala

The nearest airport to Kurunegala is Colombo (CMB). National Transport Commission operates a bus from Dambulla to Kurunegala every 30 minutes. Tickets cost Rs. 90 - Rs. 120 and the journey takes 1h 25m. Two other operators also service this route. Alternatively, Sri Lanka Railways operates a train from Maradana to Kurunegala Station once daily. Tickets cost Rs. 250 - Rs. 390 and the journey takes 1h 48m.

Recommended airport

Colombo (CMB)

  1. Colombo (CMB)
  2. Kurunegala
1h 27m
Rs. 12000 - Rs. 15000
Other nearby airports

Sigiriya (GIU)

  1. Dambulla
  2. Kurunegala
1h 43m
Rs. 1005 - Rs. 1201

Diyawanna Oya (DWO)

  1. Maradana
  2. Kurunegala
1h 57m
Cheapest
Rs. 841 - Rs. 1089

Hatton (NUF)

  1. Hatton Station
  2. Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal
  3. Kurunegala
8h 16m
Rs. 901 - Rs. 1243

Kandy (KDW)

  1. Kandy Good Shed Bus Station
  2. Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal
  3. Kurunegala
6h 36m
Rs. 1614 - Rs. 1950

Frequently asked questions

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The nearest airport to Kurunegala is Kandy (KDW) Airport which is 50 km away. Other nearby airports include Colombo (CMB) (63.2 km), Sigiriya (GIU) (64.5 km), Hatton (NUF) (71.5 km) and Diyawanna Oya (DWO) (81.9 km).

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It takes 1h 27m to get from Kurunegala to Colombo (CMB) Airport.

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We recommend flying to Colombo (CMB) Airport, which is 63.2 km away from Kurunegala. The taxi from Colombo (CMB) to Kurunegala takes 1h 27m.

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There are eight+ hotels available in Kurunegala. Prices start at Rs. 35000 per night.

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