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Duration 3h 58m
Distance 215 km
Average price Rs. 13000
Nearby airports 4 found

Closest airports to Trincomalee

The nearest airport to Trincomalee is Sigiriya (GIU). However, there are better options for getting to Trincomalee. Superline Travels operates a bus from Habarana to Trincomalee once daily, and the journey takes 2h 15m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Batticaloa (BTC) to Trincomalee via Batticaloa Station and Galoya Junction in around 5h 53m.

Recommended airport

Colombo (CMB)

  1. Colombo (CMB)
  2. Trincomalee
3h 58m
Rs. 39000 - Rs. 47000
Other nearby airports

Sigiriya (GIU)

  1. Habarana
  2. Trincomalee
2h 35m

Batticaloa (BTC)

  1. Batticaloa Station
  2. Galoya Junction
  3. Trincomalee
5h 53m
Cheapest
Rs. 927 - Rs. 1292

Diyawanna Oya (DWO)

  1. Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal
  2. Trincomalee
6h 58m
Rs. 834 - Rs. 3466

Important airports for Trincomalee

Frequently asked questions

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The nearest airport to Trincomalee is Sigiriya (GIU) Airport which is 89.7 km away. Other nearby airports include Batticaloa (BTC) (108.9 km).

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It takes 3h 58m 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 taxi from Colombo (CMB) to Trincomalee takes 3h 58m.

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There are 50+ hotels available in Trincomalee. Prices start at Rs. 35000 per night.

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