Mirissa to Colombo

Mirissa to Colombo

  Oct 31, 2021, 4 trips (LKR 16,390 – LKR 36,988)

Other Options

2

Taxis

2h 32m

Safe travels approved by World Travel and Tourism Council
From LKR 16,390
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Matara
2h 55m taxi ride with Ceylon Roots
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Colombo
Safe travels approved by World Travel and Tourism Council
From LKR 17,054 vehicle, all incl
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Mirissa, Matara
2h 32m taxi ride with Stef Lanka Tours
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Colombo Any Hotel
From LKR 16,390 vehicle, all incl

Mirissa to Colombo Schedule

Mirissa to Colombo Schedule
Transport NameRoute TimePrice
Stef Lanka Tours Comfort Any timeLKR 18,273
Ceylon Roots SUV 3pax Any timeLKR 36,988

Transportation from Mirissa to Colombo

How to get from Mirissa to Colombo

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

  • Train
  • Taxi

If you’re looking for a quick trip, it’s recommended that you use Train. However, if you’d rather take your time with a slower, more affordable travel option, you can book a Train 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 19,553. If you want to save on transportation, it’s better to take a train as a train ticket costs as low as LKR 3,636.

How far is Mirissa from Colombo?

If you’re traveling by land, it’s important to know the distance from Mirissa to Colombo. Your trip will be a total of 102 miles (164 km). The flying distance is 79 miles (126 km).

How long does it take to get from Mirissa to Colombo?

The travel time from Mirissa to Colombo can vary depending on the mode of transportation you choose. All things considered, the whole journey should take from 3 to 3 hours.

How much does it cost to get from Mirissa to Colombo?

The cost of the trip from Mirissa to Colombo varies according to what means of transport you choose for your journey. The most affordable operator is Sri Lanka Railways: travelling by train expect to pay as low as LKR 3,636 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 19,553.

Here is a chart of the average ticket prices and transportation options available from Mirissa to Colombo:

  • Train tickets - LKR 3,636 to LKR 3,838;
  • Bus+taxi price: LKR 37,167 - LKR 37,167. From Matara to Colombo starting from 00:00 Colombo Any Hotel until 00:00 Colombo Any Hotel
  • flight+taxi price: LKR 25,188 - LKR 25,188. From Matara to Colombo starting from 00:00 Mattala Airport until 00:00 Mattala Airport

You can order a taxi, too - an estimated cost of the ride is from LKR 16,362 to LKR 19,593.

How many trips per day are there between Mirissa and Colombo?

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

  • 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 Any Hotel until 00:00 Colombo Any Hotel
  • Trains always run on a set schedule - there are 1 trains per day.

Taxis are a good option to consider for this route, too. Book a cab to take you from Matara to Colombo 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 Matara to Colombo. 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 16,362.

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

Trains

Things to remember while choosing a train ticket:
Consider everything carefully while choosing the class of your train travel. In most cases, the second class is comfortable enough – it features 2 or 4 berths in each compartment and is often air-conditioned.

If you’re in for a premium experience, consider getting a first class ticket. The price of first class tickets may include Wifi, and a choice of snacks and drinks.

The most popular transport from Mirissa to Colombo

How to choose the most convenient way of travel from Mirissa to Colombo? 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% users enjoyed a train ride.