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Duration 3h 3m
Distance 221 km
Average price Rs. 3800
Nearby airports 4 found

Closest airports to Nilaveli

The nearest airport to Nilaveli is Sigiriya (GIU). However, there are better options for getting to Nilaveli. Sri Lanka Railways operates a train from Fort Station to Trincomalee Station twice daily. Tickets cost Rs. 450 - Rs. 750 and the journey takes 3h 35m.

Recommended airport

Colombo (CMB)

  1. Fort Station
  2. Nilaveli
5h 50m
Cheapest
Rs. 1580 - Rs. 2080
Other nearby airports

Sigiriya (GIU)

  1. Habarana
  2. Nilaveli
3h 3m
Rs. 2196 - Rs. 2698

Diyawanna Oya (DWO)

  1. Fort Station
  2. Nilaveli
4h 3m
Rs. 2910 - Rs. 3676

Hatton (NUF)

  1. Hatton (NUF)
  2. Kurunegala
  3. Nilaveli
6h 30m
Rs. 5915 - Rs. 7146

Important airports for Trincomalee

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling to Nilaveli, Sri Lanka? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

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The nearest airport to Nilaveli is Sigiriya (GIU) Airport which is 96.7 km away.

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It takes 5h 50m to get from Trincomalee to Colombo (CMB) Airport.

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We recommend flying to Colombo (CMB) Airport, which is 214.9 km away from Trincomalee. The train via Fort Station from Colombo (CMB) to Trincomalee takes 5h 50m.

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There are 62+ hotels available in Nilaveli. Prices start at Rs. 20000 per night.

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