Travel by Air

University of Ruhuna can be accessed from both Bandaranaike International Airport (2 ½ hour travel). Srilankan Airlines flights operate from following cities.

Indian Sub-Continent Far East Middle East Europe/ Eurasia
Delhi Singapore Dubai London
Mumbai Beijing Abu Dhabi Rome
Chennai Hong Kong Riyadh Paris
Cochin Kuala Lumpur Dammam Frankfurt
Bangalore Bangkok Jeddah Moscow
Trichy Shanghai Doha
Trivandrum Canton Muscat
Pakistan Tokyo Kuwait
Maldives Bahrain

For more Information please visit Airport and Aviation Services (Sri Lanka) Limited.

Please note that the RUICHSS 2018 conference organizers do not directly hold any responsibility on your air travel arrangements. However, our team will volunteer to assist if you need any information.

Domestic Transportation

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

Distance 194 km
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 minutes
2. Take express bus to Matara via Southern express way 2 hours 30 minutes
3. Take a taxi from Matara central bus stand to University 5 minutes

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NORHED - The Norwegian Programme for Capacity Development in Higher Education and Research for Development