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There are 4 ways to get from Tamil Nadu to Colombo by plane

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Fly Madurai to Diyawanna Oya  •  2h 36m

  1. Fly from Madurai (IXM) to Diyawanna Oya (DWO) IXM - DWO

$92 - $288

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Fly Madurai to Colombo  •  2h 22m

  1. Fly from Madurai (IXM) to Colombo (CMB) IXM - CMB

$70 - $215

2 alternative options

Fly Tiruchirapalli to Colombo  •  2h 22m

  1. Fly from Tiruchirapalli (TRZ) to Colombo (CMB) TRZ - CMB

$104 - $234

Fly Coimbatore to Colombo  •  2h 31m

  1. Fly from Coimbatore (CJB) to Colombo (CMB) CJB - CMB

$213 - $704

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Tamil Nadu to Colombo is to fly which costs ₹5,000 - ₹16,000 and takes 2h 22m.

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The quickest way to get from Tamil Nadu to Colombo is to fly which costs ₹7,500 - ₹18,000 and takes 2h 22m.

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The distance between Tamil Nadu and Colombo is 471 km.

It takes approximately 2h 36m to get from Tamil Nadu to Colombo, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Madurai Airport to Diyawanna Oya Airport. The quickest flight takes 4h and has one stopover.

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SriLankan Airlines, Spicejet and Cinnamon Air offer flights from Madurai Airport to Diyawanna Oya Airport.

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There are 1205+ hotels available in Colombo. Prices start at $25 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Tamil Nadu to Madurai Airport is to taxi which takes 12m and costs ₹250 - ₹310.

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Map of how to get from Tamil Nadu to Colombo.
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  • Distance: 294.5 miles
  • Duration: 2h 36m

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

SriLankan Airlines, Cinnamon Air and Spicejet fly from Madurai to Colombo once daily.

Airlines
SriLankan Airlines
Website
srilankan.com
Flights from Madurai to Diyawanna Oya via Colombo
Ave. Duration
3h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $320
Flights from Madurai to Colombo
Ave. Duration
55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $230
Flights from Tiruchirapalli to Colombo
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $230
Flights from Coimbatore to Colombo
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Cinnamon Air
Website
cinnamonair.com
Flights from Madurai to Diyawanna Oya via Colombo
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $280
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Madurai to Colombo
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $260

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