There are 7 ways to get from Talpe to Colombo Airport (CMB) by plane, taxi, bus, train or car

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Fly Koggala to Colombo  •  35 min

  1. Fly from Koggala (KCT) to Colombo (CMB) KCT - CMB

$233 - $493

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Train  •  4 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Thalpe to Colombo Fort Colombo Commuter / ...

$2 - $3

5 alternative options

Taxi to Dickwella, fly to Colombo  •  1 h 52 min

  1. Take a taxi from Talpe to Dickwella
  2. Fly from Dickwella (DIW) to Colombo (CMB) DIW - CMB

$310 - $586

Fly Koggala to Diyawanna Oya, bus  •  1 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Koggala (KCT) to Diyawanna Oya (DWO) KCT - DWO
  2. Take the bus from Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal to Katunayake Airport Bus Station

$26 - $208

Bus  •  5 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Galle Bus Station to Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal 32-1

$7 - $9

Taxi  •  1 h 54 min

  1. Take a taxi from Talpe to Colombo Airport (CMB) 97.6 miles

$70 - $85

Drive  •  1 h 54 min

  1. Drive from Talpe to Colombo Airport (CMB) 97.6 miles

$11 - $17

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The distance between Talpe and Colombo Airport (CMB) is 138 km. The road distance is 156.1 km.

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The best way to get from Talpe to Colombo Airport (CMB) without a car is to train which takes 4 h 11 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 35 min to get from Talpe to Colombo Airport (CMB), including transfers.

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The best way to get from Talpe to Colombo Airport (CMB) is to fly which takes 35 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 4 h 11 min, you could also bus, which costs and takes 5 h 10 min.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Talpe to Colombo Airport (CMB) is 156 km. It takes approximately 1 h 54 min to drive from Talpe to Colombo Airport (CMB).

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SriLankan Airlines offers flights from Koggala Airport to Colombo Airport.

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There are 984+ hotels available in Colombo Airport (CMB). Prices start at $16 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Talpe to Koggala Airport is to taxi which takes 5 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Talpe to Colombo Airport (CMB).
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  • Distance: 86.2 miles
  • Duration: 35 min

What companies run services between Talpe, Sri Lanka and Colombo Airport (CMB), Sri Lanka?

SriLankan Airlines flies from Talpe to Colombo Airport (CMB) once daily. Alternatively, Sri Lanka Railways operates a train from Talpe to Colombo Airport (CMB) 5 times a day. Tickets cost $1 - $3 and the journey takes 3 h.

Airlines
SriLankan Airlines
Website
srilankan.com
Flights from Koggala to Colombo
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Flights from Dickwella to Colombo
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $550
Cinnamon Air
Website
cinnamonair.com
Flights from Koggala to Diyawanna Oya
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$19 - $200
Train operators
Sri Lanka Railways
Website
railway.gov.lk
Train from Thalpe to Colombo Fort
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
eservices.railway.gov.lk
3rd Class
$1
2nd Class
$1 - $2
1st Class
$1 - $3
Bus operators
Sri Lanka Transport Board - SLTB ICT
Phone
+942581120-29
Website
sltb.lk
Bus from Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal to Katunayake Airport Bus Station
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
sltb.lk
National Transport Commission
Phone
+94 011-2587372
Email
info@ntc.gov.lk
Website
ntc.gov.lk
Bus from Galle Bus Station to Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
ntc.gov.lk
Standard
$1 - $2
Semi Lux
$1 - $2
AirCon
$1 - $2
Super Lux
$3
Other operators
Taxi from Talpe to Dickwella
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Red Cab
Phone
+94 917221000
Website
redcabgalle.com

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