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Bus  •  7h 32m

  1. Take the bus from Dambulla to Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal Trincomalee / ...
  2. Take the bus from Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal to Matara Bus Station Colombo

Rs. 2621 - Rs. 3218

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Train  •  9h 13m

  1. Take the train from Habarana to Fort Station Trincomalee / ...
  2. Take the train from Fort Station to Ahangama Colombo

Rs. 1806 - Rs. 2613

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Taxi  •  4h 7m

  1. Take a taxi from Sigiriya to Midigama 287.8 km

Rs. 15000 - Rs. 19000

Drive  •  4h 7m

  1. Drive from Sigiriya to Midigama 287.8 km

Rs. 4300 - Rs. 6500

Taxi to Hatton, fly to Koggala  •  3h 35m

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

Rs. 25578 - Rs. 121351

Fly Sigiriya to Colombo, bus  •  5h 2m

  1. Fly from Sigiriya (GIU) to Colombo (CMB) GIU - CMB
  2. Take the bus from Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal to Matara Bus Station

Rs. 19947 - Rs. 132369

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The cost-effective way to get from Sigiriya to Midigama is to train, which costs Rs. 1800 - Rs. 2700 and takes 9h 13m.

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The quickest way to get from Sigiriya to Midigama is to taxi and fly which costs Rs. 25000 - Rs. 130000 and takes 3h 35m.

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The distance between Sigiriya and Midigama is 224 km. The road distance is 287.8 km.

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The best way to get from Sigiriya to Midigama without a car is to bus which takes 7h 32m and costs Rs. 2600 - Rs. 3300.

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It takes approximately 7h 32m to get from Sigiriya to Midigama, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Sigiriya to Midigama is to bus which takes 7h 32m and costs Rs. 2600 - Rs. 3300. Alternatively, you can train, which costs Rs. 1800 - Rs. 2700 and takes 9h 13m.

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The quickest flight from Hatton Airport to Koggala Airport is the direct flight which takes 30 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Sigiriya to Midigama is 288 km. It takes approximately 4h 7m to drive from Sigiriya to Midigama.

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SriLankan Airlines offers flights from Hatton Airport to Koggala Airport.

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There are 539+ hotels available in Midigama. Prices start at Rs. 20000 per night.

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Map of how to get from Sigiriya to Midigama.
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  • Distance: 224.1 km
  • Duration: 7h 32m

What companies run services between Sigiriya, Sri Lanka and Midigama, Sri Lanka?

You can take a bus from Sigiriya to Midigama via Dambulla, Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal, and Matara Bus Station in around 7h 32m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Sigiriya to Midigama via Habarana, Fort Station, and Ahangama in around 9h 13m.

Airlines
SriLankan Airlines
Website
srilankan.com
Flights from Hatton to Koggala
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
Rs. 16000 - Rs. 110000
Flights from Sigiriya to Colombo
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
Rs. 18000 - Rs. 130000
Train operators
Sri Lanka Railways
Website
railway.gov.lk
Train from Habarana to Fort Station
Ave. Duration
5h 39m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
Rs. 370 - Rs. 600
Website
railway.gov.lk
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class Fare
Rs. 370 - Rs. 490
2nd Class Fare
Rs. 420 - Rs. 600
Train from Fort Station to Ahangama
Ave. Duration
2h 8m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
Rs. 130 - Rs. 460
Website
railway.gov.lk
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class Fare
Rs. 290 - Rs. 390
2nd Class Fare
Rs. 330 - Rs. 460
3rd Class
Rs. 130
2nd Class
Rs. 240
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 5m
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
Bus from Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal to Matara Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
Rs. 180 - Rs. 240
Schedules at
ntc.gov.lk
Standard
Rs. 180 - Rs. 240
Semi Lux
Rs. 260 - Rs. 320
AirCon
Rs. 360 - Rs. 410
Super Lux
Rs. 612
Other operators
Taxi from Sigiriya to Midigama
Ave. Duration
4h 7m
Estimated price
Rs. 15000 - Rs. 19000
Taxi Dambulla
Phone
+94 76 36 05 437
Website
taxidambulla.wordpress.com
Sri Derana
Phone
+94 81 4 915915
Website
sriderana.com
Kandy Meter Taxi
Phone
+94 81 49 55 655
Website
kandy-taxi.business.site
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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