Matara to Colombo Fort

Matara to Colombo Fort

 

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Transportation from Matara to Colombo Fort

How to get from Matara to Colombo Fort?

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

  • Train

How far is Matara from Colombo Fort?

The overland distance from Matara to Colombo Fort is 109 miles (174 km).
The flying distance is 84 miles (134 km).

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

The travel time from Matara to Colombo Fort takes approximately 3 hours.

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

To get from Matara to Colombo Fort prepare to shell out about LKR 3,613 for your ticket.

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

  • 1 by flight+taxi from Matara to Colombo starting from 00:00 Mattala Airport until 00:00 Mattala Airport
  • 1 by Bus+taxi from Matara to Colombo starting from 00:00 Colombo until 00:00 Colombo
    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 Matara to Colombo any time of the day.

Useful tips for travel from Matara to Colombo Fort

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 Matara to Colombo Fort?

Up to now, 532 booked train tickets from Matara to Colombo Fort through our service. You can check reviews above.