Travel by Air

University of Ruhuna can be accessed from both Bandaranaike International Airport (2 ½ hour travel) and Mattala Rajapaksa International Airport (2 hour travel). Srilankan Airlines operates from following cities.

Indian Sub Continent

Delhi, Mumbai, Chennai, Cochin, Bangalore, Trichy, Trivandrum, Pakistan, Maldives

Far East

Singapore, Beijing, Hong Kong, Kuala Lumpur, Bangkok, Shanghai, Canton, Tokyo

Middle East

Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Riyadh, Dammam, Jeddah, Doha, Muscat, Kuwait, Bahrain

Europe/ Eurasia

London, Rome, Paris, Frankfurt, Moscow

Please note the ICPRD2016 conference organizers do not directly hold any responsibility on your air travel arrangements. However, our team will volunteer to help should you need any information.

Domestic Transportation

Getting to University of Ruhuna from Bandaranayake International Airport, Katunayake, Colombo.

Distance: 194 Kilometers

Expected Time: 2 Hours 30 minutes

Taxi services are available from the Airport (which is the most convenient means of transport). If you opt to use public transport;

  1. Take express bus to Colombo central bus stand from Airport via express way (30 min).
  2. Then take a normal bus No.120 to Maharagama bus stand (30 min, off- peak hours)
  3. Take express bus to Matara via Southern express way (90 min).
  4. Take a taxi from Matara Central bus stand to University (5 min)

For More Information Visit the Web site of Airport and Aviation Services (Sri Lanka) Limited.

Conference Chair

Mr. Upali Pannilage
Tel: +94717427156


Rev. M. Ariyawansa
Tel: +94718042080


Ms. P.K.M Disanayake
Tel: +94773594853