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There are 5 ways to get from Sigiriya to Diyawanna Oya Airport (DWO) by bus, train, taxi, car or plane

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Bus  •  4h 27m

  1. Take the bus from Dambulla to Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal Vavuniya / ...

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Train  •  6h

  1. Take the train from Habarana to Maradana Batticaloa / ...

Taxi  •  2h 46m

  1. Take a taxi from Sigiriya to Diyawanna Oya Airport (DWO) 168.7 km

Drive  •  2h 46m

  1. Drive from Sigiriya to Diyawanna Oya Airport (DWO) 168.7 km

Fly, taxi  •  2h 2m

  1. Fly from Sigiriya (GIU) to Colombo (CMB) GIU - CMB
  2. Take a taxi from Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal to Diyawanna Oya Airport (DWO)
Sigiriya → Diyawanna Oya Airport (DWO)
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Diyawanna Oya Airport (DWO) is 1912.

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The social distance requirement in Diyawanna Oya Airport (DWO) is 1 metre.

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The cheapest way to get from Sigiriya to Diyawanna Oya Airport (DWO) is to bus which costs Rs. 1600 - Rs. 2200 and takes 4h 27m.

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The quickest way to get from Sigiriya to Diyawanna Oya Airport (DWO) is to fly and taxi which costs Rs. 1700 - Rs. 41000 and takes 2h 2m.

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It is 148 km from Sigiriya to Diyawanna Oya Airport (DWO). It is approximately 168.7 km to drive.

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The best way to get from Sigiriya to Diyawanna Oya Airport (DWO) without a car is to bus which takes 4h 27m and costs Rs. 1600 - Rs. 2200.

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It takes approximately 4h 27m to get from Sigiriya to Diyawanna Oya Airport (DWO), including transfers.

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The best way to get from Sigiriya to Diyawanna Oya Airport (DWO) is to bus which takes 4h 27m and costs Rs. 1600 - Rs. 2200. Alternatively, you can train, which costs Rs. 1900 - Rs. 2500 and takes 6h.

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The quickest flight from Sigiriya Airport to Colombo Airport is the direct flight which takes 30 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Sigiriya to Diyawanna Oya Airport (DWO) is 169 km. It takes approximately 2h 46m to drive from Sigiriya to Diyawanna Oya Airport (DWO).

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Cinnamon Air offers flights from Sigiriya Airport to Colombo Airport.

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There are 334+ hotels available in Diyawanna Oya Airport (DWO). Prices start at Rs. 20000 per night.

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Map of how to get from Sigiriya to Diyawanna Oya Airport (DWO).
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  • Distance: 148.4 km
  • Duration: 4h 27m

What companies run services between Sigiriya, Sri Lanka and Diyawanna Oya Airport (DWO), Sri Lanka?

National Transport Commission operates a bus from Dambulla to Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal every 30 minutes. Tickets cost Rs. 170 - Rs. 230 and the journey takes 4h. Superline Travels also services this route once daily. Alternatively, Sri Lanka Railways operates a train from Habarana to Maradana twice daily. Tickets cost Rs. 370 - Rs. 600 and the journey takes 5h 30m.

Airlines
Cinnamon Air
Website
cinnamonair.com
Flights from Sigiriya to Colombo
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
Rs. 700 - Rs. 39000
Train operators
Bus operators
National Transport Commission
Phone
+94 011-2587372
Email
info@ntc.gov.lk
Website
ntc.gov.lk
Bus from Dambulla to Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
Rs. 170 - Rs. 230
Schedules at
ntc.gov.lk
Standard
Rs. 170 - Rs. 230
Semi Lux
Rs. 250 - Rs. 300
AirCon
Rs. 340 - Rs. 390
Super Lux
Rs. 577
Superline Travels
Phone
+94776942070
Email
info@superline.lk
Website
superline.lk
Bus from Dambulla to Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
superline.lk
Other operators
Taxi from Sigiriya to Diyawanna Oya Airport (DWO)
Ave. Duration
2h 46m
Estimated price
Rs. 9000 - Rs. 12000
Taxi Dambulla
Phone
+94 76 36 05 437
Website
taxidambulla.wordpress.com
Kandy Meter Taxi
Phone
+94 81 49 55 655
Website
kandy-taxi.business.site
Pickme
Phone
+94117433433
Website
pickme.lk
City Cab
Phone
+94 71 94 43 377
Website
citycabkaduruwela.business.site

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The best way to get from Sigiriya to Sigiriya Airport is to taxi which takes 7 min and costs Rs. 330 - Rs. 400.

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