Colombo Airport (CMB) to Kandy via Pinnawala

Colombo Airport (CMB) to Kandy via Pinnawala

  Oct 4, 2021, 5 trips (LKR 11,442 – LKR 0)

Other Options

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Taxis

1h 16m

Safe travels approved by World Travel and Tourism Council
From LKR 11,442
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Bandaranaike Airport, Colombo Airport
1h 42m taxi ride with Ceylon Roots
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Kandy Any Hotel
Safe travels approved by World Travel and Tourism Council
From LKR 11,442 vehicle, all incl
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Bandaranaike Airport, Colombo Airport
2h 51m taxi ride with Stef Lanka Tours
5.0
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Kandy Any Hotel
From LKR 12,102 vehicle, all incl
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Bandaranaike Airport, Colombo Airport
1h 16m taxi ride with Lakpura
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Kandy Any Hotel
From LKR 13,202 vehicle, all incl

Colombo Airport to Kandy via Pinnawala Schedule

Colombo Airport to Kandy via Pinnawala Schedule
Transport NameRoute TimePrice
Stef Lanka Tours Comfort Any timeLKR 12,982
Lakpura Comfort Any timeLKR 13,642
Ceylon Roots Van 6pax Any timeLKR 14,302
Tuktukdude Leisure van 06:00 - 15:00LKR 14,002

Transportation from Colombo Airport to Kandy via Pinnawala

  • Taxis
    LKR 11,386
  • Trains are not avaliable
  • Buses are not avaliable
  • Ferries are not avaliable
  • Flights are not avaliable

Colombo Airport (CMB) to Kandy via Pinnawala Destination Reviews

JJ
taxi Comfort, Stef Lanka Tours (Stef Lanka Tours), Dec 27, 2019
Very good service and safe driver
KM
taxi Comfort, Stef Lanka Tours (Stef Lanka Tours), Dec 18, 2019
Prompt service, comfortable car, wonderful driver! Thank you so much!
WM
taxi Comfort, Stef Lanka Tours (Stef Lanka Tours), Mar 17, 2019
Great service, lovely driver, very professional, comfortable and totally seamless
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Popular Routes in Sri Lanka

How to get from Colombo Airport to Kandy via Pinnawala

When you want to get from Colombo Airport to Kandy via Pinnawala, you have a few options to consider. Traveling between these destinations is possible by different means of transport:

  • Van
  • Taxi

If you’re looking for a quick trip, it’s recommended that you use Taxi. However, if you’d rather take your time with a slower, more affordable travel option, you can book a Van ticket.

The cost of travel will depend on the means of transport you choose for your trip. A taxi ticket is the most expensive option - it will cost you about LKR 16,042. If you want to save on transportation, it’s better to take a taxi as a taxi ticket costs as low as LKR 11,426.

How far is Colombo Airport from Kandy via Pinnawala?

If you’re traveling by land, it’s important to know the distance from Colombo Airport to Kandy via Pinnawala. Your trip will be a total of 68 miles (109 km). The flying distance is 53 miles (84 km).

How long does it take to get from Colombo Airport to Kandy via Pinnawala?

The travel time from Colombo Airport to Kandy via Pinnawala can vary depending on the mode of transportation you choose. All things considered, the whole journey should take from 2 to 9 hours.

How much does it cost to get from Colombo Airport to Kandy via Pinnawala?

The cost of the trip from Colombo Airport to Kandy via Pinnawala varies according to what means of transport you choose for your journey. The most affordable operator is Ceylon Roots: travelling by taxi expect to pay as low as LKR 11,426 for your ticket.

However, if you’re after more upscale travel . The most expensive variant is to opt for a taxi - a one-way taxi ticket can cost as much as LKR 16,042.

Here is a chart of the average ticket prices and transportation options available from Colombo Airport to Kandy via Pinnawala:

  • Van price : LKR 13,983 - LKR 13,983;

You can order a taxi, too - an estimated cost of the ride is from LKR 11,386 to LKR 15,980.

How many trips per day are there between Colombo Airport and Kandy via Pinnawala?

Depending on your choice of transportation, the number of daily trips varies.

  • Vans from Colombo Airport to Kandy depart during the day - there are approximately 1 departures a day.

Taxis are a good option to consider for this route, too. Book a cab to take you from Colombo Airport to Kandy any time of the day.

Which means of transport is the best for the route?

Taxi

Catching a cab is the easiest way to get from Colombo Airport to Kandy. It allows you to tailor-make your trip, plan all the detours and see all the places you want. You can choose the type and the size of your car as well to be as comfortable as you'd like to.

Depending on the route, it might cost as much as LKR 11,386.

Things to remember: It's a good idea to follow the route on Google Maps or any other GPS navigator.

Vans

A shared van is another means of transport for traveling from Colombo Airport to Kandy. As far as travel time is concerned, it’s basically equal to a taxi ride, while price-wise it’s way more affordable. The majority of tourists book a van online in advance.

Sometimes, when trains or buses aren’t available, a van is your only way to get from Colombo Airport to Kandy.

Things to remember: while traveling by van, you might not have as much space for luggage as you would on a train or a plane. It’s a good idea to pack only the most useful things for a van trip and put them in a backpack that will be easy to carry around.

The most popular transport from Colombo Airport to Kandy via Pinnawala

How to choose the most convenient way of travel from Colombo Airport to Kandy via Pinnawala? In order to make your choice of transportation easier, we asked 1000 users to range their preferences for this route. Here are the results of the poll:

  • 100% decided to catch a taxi.