Colombo Fort to Matara

Colombo Fort to Matara

  6 trips (LKR 3,650 – LKR 37,106)

Other Options

4

Trains

2h 15m Deps: 14:25, 15:05

From LKR 3,650
1

Taxis

2h 27m

From LKR 15,776
1

Buses and Taxis

2h 46m

Safe travels approved by World Travel and Tourism Council
From LKR 37,106

Colombo Fort to Matara Schedule

Colombo Fort to Matara Schedule
Transport NameRoute TimePrice
Stef Lanka Tours Comfort Any timeLKR 17,608
Ceylon Roots SUV 3pax Any timeLKR 37,106
Sri Lanka Railways 1st Class Seat 14:25 - 17:50LKR 3,872

Transportation from Colombo Fort to Matara

How to get from Colombo Fort to Matara?

When you want to get from Colombo Fort to Matara, your choices are limited. There is only one option we offer for this route:

  • Train

How far is Colombo Fort from Matara?

The overland distance from Colombo Fort to Matara is 96 miles (154 km).
The flying distance is 84 miles (134 km).

How long does it take to get from Colombo Fort to Matara?

The travel time from Colombo Fort to Matara takes approximately 4 hours.

How much does it cost to get from Colombo Fort to Matara?

To get from Colombo Fort to Matara prepare to shell out about LKR 3,863 for your ticket.

How many trips per day are there from Colombo Fort to Matara?

  • 1 by Bus+taxi from Colombo to Matara starting from 00:00 Matara until 00:00 Matara
    Trains always run on a set schedule - there are 1 departures a day.
    Taxi is always an attractive option as you can book a cab to take you from Colombo to Matara any time of the day.

Useful tips for travel from Colombo Fort to Matara

While train is the only option we offer for this route, these simple tips and recommendations will help enhance your travel experience.

Taxi

Things to remember before booking a taxi:

  • To avoid misunderstanding, make sure you indicated the right pick up and drop off points.
  • If you make a detour or a stop during your trip, inform your taxi company in advance. The price of the ride can be affected in this case.
  • While travelling by taxi, it is a good idea to follow the route on Google Maps or any other GPS navigator.

Do many travellers take train from Colombo Fort to Matara?

Up to now, 504 booked train tickets from Colombo Fort to Matara through our service. You can check reviews above.