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Duration 12 min
Distance 37 km
Average price Rs. 2300
Nearby airports 5 found

Closest airports to Pannipitiya

The nearest airport to Pannipitiya is Diyawanna Oya (DWO). However, there are better options for getting to Pannipitiya. National Transport Commission operates a bus from Galle Bus Station to Makumbra Multimodal Transport Center every 20 minutes. Tickets cost Rs. 130 - Rs. 180 and the journey takes 1h 30m.

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Colombo (CMB)

  1. Katunayake Airport Bus Station
  2. Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal
  3. Pannipitiya
1h 5m
Rs. 1130 - Rs. 1330
Other nearby airports

Diyawanna Oya (DWO)

  1. Diyawanna Oya (DWO)
  2. Pannipitiya
12 min
Rs. 600 - Rs. 750

Ratmalana (RML)

  1. Ratmalana (RML)
  2. Pannipitiya
14 min
Rs. 650 - Rs. 800

Hatton (NUF)

  1. Hatton (NUF)
  2. Pannipitiya
2h 7m
Rs. 5500 - Rs. 7500

Koggala (KCT)

  1. Galle Bus Station
  2. Pannipitiya
1h 49m
Rs. 1334 - Rs. 1613

Frequently asked questions

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The nearest airport to Pannipitiya is Ratmalana (RML) Airport which is 7.4 km away. Other nearby airports include Diyawanna Oya (DWO) (7.8 km), Colombo (CMB) (37.1 km), Hatton (NUF) (69.6 km) and Koggala (KCT) (103.3 km).

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It takes 1h 5m to get from Pannipitiya to Colombo (CMB) Airport.

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We recommend flying to Colombo (CMB) Airport, which is 37.1 km away from Pannipitiya. The bus and taxi from Colombo (CMB) to Pannipitiya takes 1h 5m.

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There are 345+ hotels available in Pannipitiya. Prices start at Rs. 20000 per night.

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