There are 8 ways to get from Tissamaharama to Colombo by taxi, train, bus, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Taxi, train  •  4 h 31 min

  1. Express Train / ...

$55 - $67

Cheapest option

Bus  •  8 h 17 min

  1. 32

$7 - $11

6 alternative options

Taxi  •  3 h 33 min

  1. 138.1 miles

$70 - $85

Drive  •  3 h 33 min

  1. 138.1 miles

$16 - $25

Taxi to Koggala, fly to Diyawanna Oya  •  3 h 6 min

  1. KCT - DWO

$91 - $286

Taxi to Katugastota, fly to Diyawanna Oya  •  4 h 34 min

  1. KDZ - DWO

$123 - $377

Fly Weerawila to Koggala, train  •  5 h 17 min

  1. WRZ - KCT

$255 - $418

Fly Weerawila to Dickwella, train  •  4 h 38 min

  1. WRZ - DIW

$269 - $366

What companies run services between Tissamaharama, Sri Lanka and Colombo, Sri Lanka?

National Transport Commission operates a bus from Tissamaharama to Colombo every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $1 - $4 and the journey takes 8 h.

Airlines
SriLankan Airlines
Website
srilankan.com
Flights from Katugastota to Diyawanna Oya
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $550
Flights from Weerawila to Koggala
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $410
Flights from Weerawila to Dickwella
Ave. Duration
15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $340
Cinnamon Air
Website
cinnamonair.com
Flights from Koggala to Diyawanna Oya
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$19 - $200
Flights from Katugastota to Diyawanna Oya
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$25 - $260
Train operators
Sri Lanka Railways
Website
railway.gov.lk
Train from Matara to Colombo Fort
Ave. Duration
2 h 38 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
eservices.railway.gov.lk
3rd Class
$1
2nd Class
$1 - $2
1st Class
$2 - $3
Train from Koggala to Colombo Fort
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
eservices.railway.gov.lk
3rd Class
$1
2nd Class
$1 - $2
1st Class
$2 - $3
Bus operators
National Transport Commission
Phone
+94 011-2587372
Email
info@ntc.gov.lk
Website
ntc.gov.lk
Bus from Kataragama to Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
ntc.gov.lk
Standard
$1 - $3
Semi Lux
$2 - $3
AirCon
$3 - $4
Super Lux
$6
Other operators
Taxi from Tissamaharama to Matara
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Estimated price
$50 - $65

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Tissamaharama and Colombo is 175 km. The road distance is 221 km.

The cheapest way to get from Tissamaharama to Colombo is to bus which costs Rs. 1100 - Rs. 1900 and takes 8 h 17 min.

The quickest way to get from Tissamaharama to Colombo is to taxi and fly which takes 3 h 6 min and costs Rs. 14000 - Rs. 46000.

It takes approximately 4 h 31 min to get from Tissamaharama to Colombo, including transfers.