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There is 1 way to get from Rameswaram to Sri Lanka by train or plane

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Train, fly  •  6 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Rameswaram (RMM) to Madurai Junction (MDU)
  2. Fly from Madurai (IXM) to Colombo (CMB) IXM - CMB

$72 - $230

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The cheapest way to get from Rameswaram to Sri Lanka is to train and fly which costs ₹5,000 - ₹17,000 and takes 6 h 13 min.

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The quickest way to get from Rameswaram to Sri Lanka is to train and fly which costs ₹5,000 - ₹17,000 and takes 6 h 13 min.

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The distance between Rameswaram and Sri Lanka is 282 km.

It takes approximately 6 h 13 min to get from Rameswaram to Sri Lanka, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Madurai Airport to Colombo Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Spicejet and SriLankan Airlines offer flights from Madurai Airport to Colombo Airport.

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There are 1263+ hotels available in Sri Lanka. Prices start at $17 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Rameswaram to Sri Lanka.
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  • Distance: 176.3 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 13 min

What companies run services between Rameswaram, Tamil Nadu, India and Sri Lanka?

There is no direct connection from Rameswaram to Colombo. However, you can take the train to Madurai Junction (MDU), take the taxi to Madurai airport, fly to Colombo, take the walk to Katunayake Airport Bus Station, then take the bus to Colombo.

Airlines
SriLankan Airlines
Website
srilankan.com
Flights from Madurai to Colombo
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $230
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Madurai to Colombo
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $260
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