There are 6 ways to get from Taj Mahal to Sri Lanka by train, plane or taxi

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Train, train to Delhi, fly to Diyawanna Oya  •  11 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Agra Cantt (AGC) to Mathura Junction (MTJ)
  2. Take the train from Mathura Junction (MTJ) to Hazrat Nizamuddin (NZM)
  3. Fly from Delhi (DEL) to Diyawanna Oya (DWO) DEL - DWO

$230 - $636

Cheapest option

Train to Jaipur, fly to Colombo  •  13 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Agra Fort (AF) to Gandhinagar Jpr (GADJ)
  2. Fly from Jaipur (JAI) to Colombo (CMB) JAI - CMB

$148 - $309

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Train, train to Delhi, fly to Colombo  •  11 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Agra Cantt (AGC) to Mathura Junction (MTJ)
  2. Take the train from Mathura Junction (MTJ) to Hazrat Nizamuddin (NZM)
  3. Fly from Delhi (DEL) to Colombo (CMB) DEL - CMB

$158 - $273

Train, train to Delhi, fly to Sigiriya, taxi  •  13 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Agra Cantt (AGC) to Mathura Junction (MTJ)
  2. Take the train from Mathura Junction (MTJ) to Hazrat Nizamuddin (NZM)
  3. Fly from Delhi (DEL) to Sigiriya (GIU) DEL - GIU
  4. Take a taxi from Sigiriya to Trincomalee

$282 - $782

Train, train to Delhi, fly to Hambantota, taxi  •  18 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Agra Cantt (AGC) to Mathura Junction (MTJ)
  2. Take the train from Mathura Junction (MTJ) to Hazrat Nizamuddin (NZM)
  3. Fly from Delhi (DEL) to Hambantota (HRI) DEL - HRI
  4. Take a taxi from Hambantota to Homagama

$262 - $802

Train, train to Delhi, fly to Katugastota  •  19 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Agra Cantt (AGC) to Mathura Junction (MTJ)
  2. Take the train from Mathura Junction (MTJ) to Hazrat Nizamuddin (NZM)
  3. Fly from Delhi (DEL) to Katugastota (KDZ) DEL - KDZ
  4. Take the train from Palle Talavinna to Ragama

$173 - $481

Questions & Answers

The distance between Taj Mahal and Sri Lanka is 2236 km.

It takes approximately 11 h 33 min to get from Taj Mahal to Sri Lanka, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Delhi Airport to Diyawanna Oya Airport. The quickest flight takes 5 h 5 min and has one stopover.

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Air India Limited, Cinnamon Air and SriLankan Airlines offer flights from Delhi Airport to Diyawanna Oya Airport.

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There are 1252+ hotels available in Sri Lanka. Prices start at $17 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Taj Mahal to Sri Lanka.
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  • Distance: 1397.7 miles
  • Duration: 11 h 33 min

What companies run services between Taj Mahal, India and Sri Lanka?

There is no direct connection from Taj Mahal to Maharagama. However, you can take the taxi to Agra Cantt (AGC), take the train to Mathura Junction (MTJ), take the train to Hazrat Nizamuddin (NZM), take the walk to Nizamuddin station, take the line 181 bus to Regal, take the walk to Shivaji Stadium, take the Metro to Indira Gandhi International Airport, take the walk to Delhi airport, fly to Diyawanna Oya, then take the taxi to Maharagama. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Agra Cantt (AGC), take the train to Mathura Junction (MTJ), take the train to Hazrat Nizamuddin (NZM), take the walk to Nizamuddin station, take the line 181 bus to Regal, take the walk to Shivaji Stadium, take the Metro to Indira Gandhi International Airport, take the walk to Delhi 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 Delhi to Diyawanna Oya via Colombo
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $600
Flights from Delhi to Colombo
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Jaipur to Colombo via Delhi
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $650
Flights from Jaipur to Colombo via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $490
Flights from Delhi to Sigiriya via Colombo
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $700
Flights from Delhi to Hambantota via Colombo
Ave. Duration
13 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $850
Flights from Delhi to Hambantota via Colombo, Sigiriya
Ave. Duration
10 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $850
Flights from Delhi to Hambantota via Mumbai, Colombo
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $900
Flights from Delhi to Hambantota via Bengaluru, Colombo
Ave. Duration
9 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from Delhi to Hambantota via Madras, Colombo
Ave. Duration
10 h
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from Delhi to Hambantota via Muscat, Colombo
Ave. Duration
12 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$440 - $1,100
Flights from Delhi to Katugastota via Colombo, Diyawanna Oya
Ave. Duration
9 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $440
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Delhi to Colombo via Madras
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Delhi to Colombo via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Jaipur to Colombo via Madras
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$140 - $490
Flights from Jaipur to Colombo via Pune, Madras
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$140 - $500
Flights from Jaipur to Colombo via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
10 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $490
Flights from Jaipur to Colombo via Hyderabad, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
10 h 15 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$140 - $490
Cinnamon Air
Website
cinnamonair.com
Flights from Delhi to Diyawanna Oya via Colombo
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $750
Flights from Delhi to Katugastota via Colombo, Diyawanna Oya
Ave. Duration
10 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $470
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Delhi to Colombo
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $400
Flights from Delhi to Colombo via Varanasi
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $400
Flights from Delhi to Colombo via Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $400
Flights from Jaipur to Colombo via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
9 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$230 - $650
Flights from Jaipur to Colombo via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $490
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Delhi to Colombo via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $420
Flights from Jaipur to Colombo via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $500
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Delhi to Colombo via Madras
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Agra Cantt (AGC) to Mathura Junction (MTJ)
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $13
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Mathura Junction (MTJ) to Hazrat Nizamuddin (NZM)
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $14
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Agra Fort (AF) to Gandhinagar Jpr (GADJ)
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4 - $15
Book at
irctc.co.in
Sri Lanka Railways
Website
railway.gov.lk
Train from Palle Talavinna to Ragama
Ave. Duration
3 h 16 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
eservices.railway.gov.lk
3rd Class
$1
2nd Class
$1
1st Class
$1 - $2
Other operators
Taxi from Sigiriya to Trincomalee
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Sri Derana
Phone
+94 81 4 915915
Website
sriderana.com

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