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Duration 1h 16m
Distance 57 km
Average price Rs. 3000
Nearby airports 5 found

Closest airports to Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage

The nearest airport to Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage is Kandy (KDW). However, there are better options for getting to Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage. You can take a bus from Colombo (CMB) to Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage via Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal and Kegalle in around 3h 2m.

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Colombo (CMB)

  1. Katunayake Airport Bus Station
  2. Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal
  3. Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage
3h 2m
Rs. 880 - Rs. 1130
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Diyawanna Oya (DWO)

  1. Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal
  2. Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage
2h 16m
Rs. 1314 - Rs. 1666

Hatton (NUF)

  1. Hatton (NUF)
  2. Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage
1h 48m
Rs. 4500 - Rs. 5500

Sigiriya (GIU)

  1. Dambulla
  2. Kurunegala
  3. Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage
2h 18m
Rs. 2605 - Rs. 3201

Kandy (KDW)

  1. Kandy (KDW)
  2. Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage
1h 16m
Rs. 3200 - Rs. 3900

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The nearest airport to Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage is Kandy (KDW) Airport which is 41.7 km away. Other nearby airports include Hatton (NUF) (51.7 km), Colombo (CMB) (56.9 km), Diyawanna Oya (DWO) (68.7 km) and Sigiriya (GIU) (80.8 km).

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It takes 3h 2m to get from Rambukkana to Colombo (CMB) Airport.

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We recommend flying to Colombo (CMB) Airport, which is 58.5 km away from Rambukkana. The bus via Katunayake Airport Bus Station from Colombo (CMB) to Rambukkana takes 3h 2m.

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There are 33+ hotels available in Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage. Prices start at Rs. 20000 per night.

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