There are 6 ways to get from Weligama to Colombo by plane, train, bus, taxi or car

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Fly to Diyawanna Oya  •  56 min

  1. Fly from Koggala (KCT) to Diyawanna Oya (DWO) KCT - DWO

$30 - $213

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Train  •  2 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Weligama to Colombo Fort Express Train / ...

$1 - $3

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Fly to Colombo  •  2 h 2 min

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

$239 - $500

Bus  •  5 h 30 min

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

$9 - $13

Taxi  •  1 h 51 min

  1. Take a taxi from Weligama to Colombo 90.9 miles

$65 - $80

Drive  •  1 h 51 min

  1. Drive from Weligama to Colombo 90.9 miles

$11 - $16

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Weligama and arriving at Colombo Fort. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 24 min.

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The distance between Weligama and Colombo is 124 km. The road distance is 145.5 km.

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The best way to get from Weligama to Colombo without a car is to train which takes 2 h 24 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 56 min to get from Weligama to Colombo, including transfers.

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Weligama to Colombo train services, operated by Sri Lanka Railways, depart from Weligama station.

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The best way to get from Weligama to Colombo is to fly which takes 56 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 2 h 24 min, you could also bus, which costs and takes 5 h 30 min.

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

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Weligama to Colombo train services, operated by Sri Lanka Railways, arrive at Colombo Fort station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Weligama to Colombo is 146 km. It takes approximately 1 h 51 min to drive from Weligama to Colombo.

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Cinnamon Air offers flights from Koggala Airport to Diyawanna Oya Airport.

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Map of how to get from Weligama to Colombo.
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  • Distance: 77.7 miles
  • Duration: 56 min

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

Cinnamon Air flies from Weligama to Colombo once daily. Alternatively, Sri Lanka Railways operates a train from Weligama to Colombo every 4 hours. Tickets cost $1 - $3 and the journey takes 2 h 24 min.

Airlines
Cinnamon Air
Website
cinnamonair.com
Flights from Koggala to Diyawanna Oya
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$19 - $200
SriLankan Airlines
Website
srilankan.com
Flights from Koggala to Colombo
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Train operators
Sri Lanka Railways
Website
railway.gov.lk
Train from Weligama to Colombo Fort
Ave. Duration
2 h 24 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
Bus operators
National Transport Commission
Phone
+94 011-2587372
Email
info@ntc.gov.lk
Website
ntc.gov.lk
Bus from Matara Bus Station to Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
ntc.gov.lk
Standard
$1 - $2
Semi Lux
$1 - $2
AirCon
$2 - $3
Super Lux
$4
Other operators
Taxi from Weligama to Colombo
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
Estimated price
$65 - $80
Red Cab
Phone
+94 917221000
Website
redcabgalle.com

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There are 1189+ hotels available in Colombo. Prices start at $25 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Weligama to Koggala Airport is to taxi which takes 16 min and costs .

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