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There are 8 ways to get from Negombo to Talalla South 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.

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Train  •  4h 8m

  1. Take the train from Colombo Fort to Matara Colombo

$6 - $10

7 alternative options

Train via Katunayake Airport Bus Station  •  5h 42m

  1. Take the train from Colombo Fort to Matara Colombo

$9 - $13

Bus  •  7h 17m

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

$9 - $13

Taxi  •  2h 31m

  1. Take a taxi from Negombo to Talalla South 124.3 miles

$85 - $110

Drive  •  2h 31m

  1. Drive from Negombo to Talalla South 124.3 miles

$15 - $22

Fly Colombo to Hambantota, taxi  •  2h 50m

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

$277 - $807

Taxi to Katugastota, fly to Koggala  •  3h 19m

  1. Take a taxi from Negombo to Katugastota
  2. Fly from Katugastota (KDZ) to Koggala (KCT) KDZ - KCT

$92 - $347

Fly Colombo to Diyawanna Oya, train  •  5h 12m

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

$28 - $235

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The cheapest way to get from Negombo to Talalla South is to train which costs Rs. 1000 - Rs. 1800 and takes 4h 8m.

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The quickest way to get from Negombo to Talalla South is to taxi which costs Rs. 15000 - Rs. 19000 and takes 2h 31m.

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The distance between Negombo and Talalla South is 164 km. The road distance is 198.9 km.

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The best way to get from Negombo to Talalla South without a car is to train which takes 4h 8m and costs Rs. 1000 - Rs. 1800.

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It takes approximately 4h 8m to get from Negombo to Talalla South, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Negombo to Talalla South is to train which takes 4h 8m and costs Rs. 1000 - Rs. 1800. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs Rs. 1500 - Rs. 2300 and takes 7h 17m.

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The quickest flight from Colombo Airport to Hambantota Airport is the direct flight which takes 45m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Negombo to Talalla South is 199 km. It takes approximately 2h 31m to drive from Negombo to Talalla South.

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Cinnamon Air offers flights from Colombo Airport to Hambantota Airport.

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There are 1791+ hotels available in Talalla South. Prices start at $14 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Negombo to Talalla South.
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  • Distance: 102.7 miles
  • Duration: 4h 8m

What companies run services between Negombo, Sri Lanka and Talalla South, Sri Lanka?

Sri Lanka Railways operates a train from Negombo to Talalla South every 4 hours. Tickets cost $1 - $3 and the journey takes 3h 23m. Alternatively, National Transport Commission operates a bus from Negombo to Talalla South every 2 hours. Tickets cost $1 - $3 and the journey takes 5h 10m.

Airlines
Cinnamon Air
Website
cinnamonair.com
Flights from Colombo to Hambantota
Ave. Duration
45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $340
Flights from Katugastota to Koggala
Ave. Duration
30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$28 - $270
Flights from Colombo to Diyawanna Oya
Ave. Duration
15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$19 - $220
Train operators
Sri Lanka Railways
Website
railway.gov.lk
Train from Colombo Fort to Matara
Ave. Duration
3h 23m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Book at
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
5h 10m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
ntc.gov.lk
Standard
$1 - $2
Semi Lux
$1 - $2
AirCon
$2 - $3
Super Lux
$4
Other operators
Taxi from Negombo to Talalla South
Ave. Duration
2h 31m
Estimated price
$85 - $110

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The best way to get from Negombo to Colombo Airport is to taxi which takes 11m and costs Rs. 330 - Rs. 390.

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