# Distance between Batticaloa (BTC) and Colombo (RML)

Flight distance from Batticaloa to Colombo (Batticaloa International Airport – Ratmalana Airport) is 137 miles / 221 kilometers / 119 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 45 minutes.

Driving distance from Batticaloa (BTC) to Colombo (RML) is 193 miles / 310 kilometers and travel time by car is about 6 hours 17 minutes.

137
Miles
221
Kilometers
119
Nautical miles

## How far is Colombo from Batticaloa?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 137.181 miles
• 220.772 kilometers
• 119.207 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth’s surface, using an ellipsoidal model of the earth.

Haversine formula
• 137.199 miles
• 220.801 kilometers
• 119.223 nautical miles

The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance – the shortest distance between two points).

## Flight Duration

Estimated flight time from Batticaloa International Airport to Ratmalana Airport is 45 minutes.

## Time difference

There is no time difference between Batticaloa and Colombo.

## Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Batticaloa to Colombo generates about 45 kg of CO2 per passenger, 45 kilograms is equal to 100 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Batticaloa to Colombo

Shortest flight path between Batticaloa International Airport (BTC) and Ratmalana Airport (RML).

## Airport information

Origin Batticaloa International Airport
City: Batticaloa
Country: Sri Lanka
IATA Code: BTC
ICAO Code: VCCB
Coordinates: 7°42′20″N, 81°40′43″E
Destination Ratmalana Airport
City: Colombo
Country: Sri Lanka
IATA Code: RML
ICAO Code: VCCC
Coordinates: 6°49′19″N, 79°53′10″E