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Duration 1h 1m
Distance 161 km
Average price Rs. 5500
Nearby airports 4 found

Closest airports to Medirigiriya

The nearest airport to Medirigiriya is Sigiriya (GIU). However, there are better options for getting to Medirigiriya. Sri Lanka Railways operates a train from Batticaloa Station to Galoya Junction 4 times a day. Tickets cost Rs. 280 - Rs. 440 and the journey takes 2h 57m.

Recommended airport

Colombo (CMB)

  1. Colombo (CMB)
  2. Medirigiriya
3h 21m
Rs. 10000 - Rs. 13000
Other nearby airports

Sigiriya (GIU)

  1. Sigiriya (GIU)
  2. Medirigiriya
1h 1m
Rs. 2800 - Rs. 3400

Batticaloa (BTC)

  1. Batticaloa Station
  2. Medirigiriya
3h 29m
Cheapest
Rs. 1697 - Rs. 2232

Diyawanna Oya (DWO)

  1. Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal
  2. Dambulla
  3. Medirigiriya
5h 14m
Rs. 4134 - Rs. 4996

Important airports for Polonnaruwa

Frequently asked questions

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The nearest airport to Medirigiriya is Sigiriya (GIU) Airport which is 35.3 km away. Other nearby airports include Batticaloa (BTC) (91 km), Colombo (CMB) (160.8 km) and Diyawanna Oya (DWO) (180.6 km).

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It takes 3h 21m to get from Polonnaruwa to Colombo (CMB) Airport.

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We recommend flying to Colombo (CMB) Airport, which is 149.3 km away from Polonnaruwa. The taxi via Colombo (CMB) from Colombo (CMB) to Polonnaruwa takes 3h 21m.

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There are 35+ hotels available in Medirigiriya. Prices start at Rs. 32500 per night.

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