There are 8 ways to get from Negombo to Mirissa by train, bus, taxi, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  5 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Katunayake South to Colombo Fort Colombo Commuter
  2. Take the train from Colombo Fort to Polwathumodara Colombo Commuter / ...

$5 - $8

7 alternative options

Bus  •  7 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal to Matara Bus Station 32-1

$12 - $16

Taxi  •  2 h 20 min

  1. Take a taxi from Negombo to Mirissa 114.8 miles

$90 - $110

Drive  •  2 h 20 min

  1. Drive from Negombo to Mirissa 114.8 miles

$13 - $21

Taxi to Hatton, fly to Koggala  •  3 h 24 min

  1. Take a taxi from Negombo to Hatton
  2. Fly from Hatton (NUF) to Koggala (KCT) NUF - KCT

$72 - $263

Fly Colombo to Diyawanna Oya, train  •  4 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Colombo (CMB) to Diyawanna Oya (DWO) CMB - DWO
  2. Take the train from Maradana to Polwathumodara

$27 - $233

Fly Diyawanna Oya to Hatton, taxi  •  4 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Diyawanna Oya (DWO) to Hatton (NUF) DWO - NUF
  2. Take a taxi from Hatton to Mirissa

$152 - $356

Fly Colombo to Hambantota, taxi  •  3 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Colombo (CMB) to Hambantota (HRI) CMB - HRI
  2. Take a taxi from Hambantota to Mirissa

$289 - $830

What companies run services between Negombo, Sri Lanka and Mirissa, Sri Lanka?

You can take a train from Negombo to Mirissa via Katunayake South and Colombo Fort in around 5 h 18 min. Alternatively, National Transport Commission operates a bus from Negombo to Mirissa every 2 hours. Tickets cost $1 - $3 and the journey takes 5 h 10 min.

Airlines
Cinnamon Air
Website
cinnamonair.com
Flights from Hatton to Koggala
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$19 - $200
Flights from Colombo to Diyawanna Oya
Ave. Duration
15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$19 - $220
Flights from Diyawanna Oya to Hatton
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$18 - $190
SriLankan Airlines
Website
srilankan.com
Flights from Colombo to Diyawanna Oya
Ave. Duration
15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $370
Flights from Diyawanna Oya to Hatton
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $360
Flydubai
Website
flydubai.com
Flights from Colombo to Hambantota
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $410
Train operators
Sri Lanka Railways
Website
railway.gov.lk
Train from Katunayake South to Colombo Fort
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
railway.gov.lk
3rd Class
$1
2nd Class
$1
1st Class
$1
Train from Colombo Fort to Polwathumodara
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
eservices.railway.gov.lk
3rd Class
$1
2nd Class
$1 - $2
1st Class
$2 - $3
Train from Maradana to Polwathumodara
Ave. Duration
3 h 17 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
eservices.railway.gov.lk
3rd Class
$1
2nd Class
$1 - $2
1st Class
$2 - $3
Bus operators
National Transport Commission
Phone
+94 011-2587372
Email
info@ntc.gov.lk
Website
ntc.gov.lk
Bus from Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal to Matara Bus Station
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
ntc.gov.lk
Standard
$1 - $2
Semi Lux
$1 - $3
AirCon
$2 - $3
Super Lux
$5
Other operators
Taxi from Negombo to Mirissa
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Estimated price
$90 - $110

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Negombo and Mirissa is 156 km. The road distance is 184 km.

The cheapest way to get from Negombo to Mirissa is to train which costs Rs. 800 - Rs. 1300 and takes 5 h 18 min.

The quickest way to get from Negombo to Mirissa is to taxi which takes 2 h 20 min and costs Rs. 14000 - Rs. 17000.

It takes approximately 5 h 18 min to get from Negombo to Mirissa, including transfers.