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Bandaranaike International Airport
Colombo International Airport -
 Name Bandaranaike International Airport
 Location The airport is 32 kilometres or 20 miles from the city
 Time GMT + 6 hours
 Transfer Buses depart for the city every 30 minutes. Taxis are
available. Travel time is about 1 hour 25 minutes
 Facilities 39 check-in desks, 4 gates, 575 short term parking
spaces, 3 Airport Hotels, Min. Connection Times
Intl-Intl: 60mins, Bank, Post Office, Restaurants,
Cafeterias, Bars, VIP Lounge, Duty Free Shop, Gift
Shops, Travel Agent, Tourist Help Desk, Car Rental,
Taxi Service/Rank, First Aid, Baby/Parent Room,
Disabled Access/Facilities
 Departure tax None
 Telephone 94 (0) 1 2252861
 Fax 94 (0) 1 2253835

Hotels in Colombo include the Holiday Inn Hotel, and Trans Asia Hotel. These hotels are about 45 minutes from the airport. Discounted reservations can be made through
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