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Transportation - Getting Around in Colombo - Sri Lanka

Car for hire - Colombo

Car for hire

You can hire a private vehicle – car or van – on a daily, weekly or monthly basis and with or without a driver.

Amila Rent A Car
No 160A, Hill Street
Sri Lanka
Phone: 0094 112 726 511,  0094 112 726 630

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Driving Tips - Colombo

Driving Tips

The roads in Colombo are quite decent but there are only a few highways so speeds are usually limited to 50kmph within the city boundaries. Local drivers are known to change lanes abruptly, often without signalling so it is best to stay extra alert at all times. Pedestrians in Colombo are famous...

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From the airport - Colombo

From the airport

Intercity Bus operates from the airport and leaves for Colombo every 30 minutes.
An Airport Taxi Service can be contacted at the counter at the arrival lobby or on 0094 112 252861 Ext: 3097

Airport Express
No 65/6 Kirula Road,
Colombo 05
Phone: 0094 112...

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Taxi - Colombo


Taxis are expensive, yet most would say they are safer than a three-wheeler. You can ask for a driver who understands your language/English. Almost all these taxis come with comfortable seats and air conditioning. Here are some of the cab companies in Colombo:


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Train - Colombo


You can use the train to get to a few districts along Galled Road, such as Bambalapitiya, Kollupitiya, Wellawatta, Dehiwela and Mount Lavinia. The train is an ideal option for those wishing to avoid the traffic and city smog. Easy to read timetables have been put up at all stations and travellers...

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Tri-Shaw - Colombo


To go about town, i.e. short distances, it is best to hire a Tri-shaw, also called tuk-tuks. These three wheelers with canvas roofs are owned privately, mostly by the drivers themselves. Short trips can cost as little as Rs 60 and longer trips can cost you as much as Rs 350. Always negotiate and...

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