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Duration 7 min
Distance 3 km
Average price Rs. 7500
Nearby airports 5 found

Closest airports to Sigiriya

The nearest airport to Sigiriya is Sigiriya (GIU). National Transport Commission operates a bus from Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal to Dambulla every 30 minutes. Tickets cost Rs. 170 - Rs. 230 and the journey takes 4h. Superline Travels also services this route once daily. Alternatively, Sri Lanka Railways operates a train from Trincomalee Station to Habarana twice daily. Tickets cost Rs. 250 - Rs. 380 and the journey takes 2h 25m.

Recommended airport

Sigiriya (GIU)

  1. Sigiriya (GIU)
  2. Sigiriya
7 min
Cheapest
Rs. 330 - Rs. 400
Other nearby airports

Colombo (CMB)

  1. Colombo (CMB)
  2. Sigiriya
2h 34m
Rs. 23000 - Rs. 28000

Diyawanna Oya (DWO)

  1. Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal
  2. Sigiriya
4h 27m
Rs. 1684 - Rs. 2096

Kandy (KDW)

  1. Kandy (KDW)
  2. Sigiriya
1h 53m
Rs. 5500 - Rs. 6500

Trincomalee (TRR)

  1. Trincomalee Station
  2. Sigiriya
2h 56m
Rs. 1251 - Rs. 1678

Important airports for Sigiriya

Frequently asked questions

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The nearest airport to Sigiriya is Sigiriya (GIU) Airport which is 3.3 km away. Other nearby airports include Kandy (KDW) (76.3 km), Trincomalee (TRR) (80.8 km), Colombo (CMB) (128.1 km) and Diyawanna Oya (DWO) (148.4 km).

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It takes 7 min to get from Sigiriya to Sigiriya (GIU) Airport.

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We recommend flying to Sigiriya (GIU) Airport, which is 3.3 km away from Sigiriya. The taxi from Sigiriya (GIU) to Sigiriya takes 7 min.

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There are 161+ hotels available in Sigiriya. Prices start at Rs. 35000 per night.

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