Transport in Sri Lanka


Many international airlines operate flights to and from Bandaranaike International Airport. Sri Lankan Airlines Air Taxi service operates domestic flights to major tourist destinations in the country.

Self-drive car hire is widely available from cities throughout the country from local and international agencies. Chauffeur driven services are also available in major cities. Taxi services and rickshaws are available for shorter journeys in urban areas.

Buses and coaches connect major cities and some international tourist companies offer coach holidays in Sri Lanka.

Rail networks connect major cities and tourist centres. Fast rail services operate on principal routes.

Transport organisations in Sri Lanka
Central Cultural Fund
Central Region Transport Board
Ceylon Automobile Association
Ceylon Motor Sports Club
Colombo South Region Transport Board
Department of Archaeology
Department of Information
National Olympic Commitee of Sri Lanka
North Central Region Transport Board
North Western Region Transport Board
Sri Lanka Central Transport Board
Sri Lanka Railways Tourist Information Centre
SriLankan Airlines Ltd
Uva Region Transport Board