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There are 7 ways to get from Pinnawala to Negombo by bus, train, 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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Bus  •  6 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Balangoda to Pettah CTB 99 / ...

$11 - $17

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  7 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Balangoda to Pettah CTB 99 / ...
  2. Take the train from Colombo Fort to Negombo Colombo Commuter

$8 - $12

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Bus via Katunayake South  •  6 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Balangoda to Pettah CTB 99 / ...

$11 - $16

Taxi  •  2 h 58 min

  1. Take a taxi from Pinnawala to Negombo 117.2 miles

$55 - $70

Drive  •  2 h 58 min

  1. Drive from Pinnawala to Negombo 117.2 miles

$14 - $21

Taxi to Diyawanna Oya, fly  •  2 h 54 min

  1. Take a taxi from Pinnawala to Diyawanna Oya
  2. Fly from Diyawanna Oya (DWO) to Colombo (CMB) DWO - CMB

$64 - $257

Taxi to Koggala, fly  •  3 h 51 min

  1. Take a taxi from Pinnawala to Koggala
  2. Fly from Koggala (KCT) to Colombo (CMB) KCT - CMB

$323 - $601

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Pinnawala to Negombo is to bus and train which costs Rs. 1400 - Rs. 2000 and takes 7 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Pinnawala to Negombo is to taxi and fly which costs Rs. 11000 - Rs. 45000 and takes 2 h 54 min.

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The distance between Pinnawala and Negombo is 107 km. The road distance is 187.5 km.

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The best way to get from Pinnawala to Negombo without a car is to bus which takes 6 h 17 min and costs Rs. 1900 - Rs. 2900.

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It takes approximately 6 h 17 min to get from Pinnawala to Negombo, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Diyawanna Oya Airport to Colombo Airport is the direct flight which takes 15 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Pinnawala to Negombo is 188 km. It takes approximately 2 h 58 min to drive from Pinnawala to Negombo.

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SriLankan Airlines and Cinnamon Air offer flights from Diyawanna Oya Airport to Colombo Airport.

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There are 953+ hotels available in Negombo. Prices start at $16 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Pinnawala to Negombo.
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  • Distance: 66.7 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 17 min

What companies run services between Pinnawala, Sabaragamuwa, Sri Lanka and Negombo, Sri Lanka?

National Transport Commission operates a bus from Pinnawala to Negombo hourly. Tickets cost $1 - $3 and the journey takes 4 h 41 min.

Airlines
Cinnamon Air
Website
cinnamonair.com
Flights from Diyawanna Oya to Colombo
Ave. Duration
15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$17 - $200
SriLankan Airlines
Website
srilankan.com
Flights from Diyawanna Oya to Colombo
Ave. Duration
15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $340
Flights from Koggala to Colombo
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Train operators
Sri Lanka Railways
Website
railway.gov.lk
Train from Colombo Fort to Negombo
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
eservices.railway.gov.lk
3rd Class
$1
2nd Class
$1
1st Class
$1
Bus operators
National Transport Commission
Phone
+94 011-2587372
Email
info@ntc.gov.lk
Website
ntc.gov.lk
Bus from Balangoda to Pettah CTB
Ave. Duration
4 h 41 min
Frequency
Hourly
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 Pinnawala to Negombo
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
Estimated price
$55 - $70

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