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Duration 1h 16m
Distance 149 km
Average price Rs. 10000
Nearby airports 4 found

Closest airports to Mihintale

The nearest airport to Mihintale is Sigiriya (GIU). However, there are better options for getting to Mihintale. Sri Lanka Railways operates a train from Fort Station to Anuradhapura every 3 hours. Tickets cost Rs. 360 - Rs. 600 and the journey takes 3h 20m.

Recommended airport

Colombo (CMB)

  1. Colombo (CMB)
  2. Mihintale
3h 21m
Rs. 17000 - Rs. 22000
Other nearby airports

Sigiriya (GIU)

  1. Sigiriya (GIU)
  2. Mihintale
1h 16m
Rs. 6000 - Rs. 7500

Batticaloa (BTC)

  1. Batticaloa Station
  2. Galoya Junction
  3. Mihintale
4h 20m
Rs. 7197 - Rs. 9432

Diyawanna Oya (DWO)

  1. Fort Station
  2. Mihintale
3h 45m
Cheapest
Rs. 2147 - Rs. 2793

Frequently asked questions

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The nearest airport to Mihintale is Sigiriya (GIU) Airport which is 50.7 km away. Other nearby airports include Batticaloa (BTC) (146.7 km), Colombo (CMB) (148.6 km) and Diyawanna Oya (DWO) (174.7 km).

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

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We recommend flying to Colombo (CMB) Airport, which is 148.6 km away from Mihintale. The taxi via Colombo (CMB) from Colombo (CMB) to Mihintale takes 3h 21m.

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There are 80+ hotels available in Mihintale. Prices start at Rs. 32500 per night.

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