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Distance between Galle (KCT) and Colombo (CMB)

Flight distance from Galle to Colombo (Koggala Airport – Bandaranaike International Airport) is 87 miles / 140 kilometers / 76 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 39 minutes.

Driving distance from Galle (KCT) to Colombo (CMB) is 99 miles / 159 kilometers and travel time by car is about 2 hours 1 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Galle to Colombo.

Shortest flight path between Koggala Airport (KCT) and Bandaranaike International Airport (CMB).

How far is Colombo from Galle?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Galle and Colombo. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 86.905 miles
  • 139.860 kilometers
  • 75.518 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
  • 87.313 miles
  • 140.516 kilometers
  • 75.873 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).

Airport information


A Koggala Airport
City: Galle
Country: Sri Lanka Flag of Sri Lanka
IATA Code: KCT
ICAO Code: VCCK
Coordinates: 5°59′37″N, 80°19′13″E

B Bandaranaike International Airport
City: Colombo
Country: Sri Lanka Flag of Sri Lanka
IATA Code: CMB
ICAO Code: VCBI
Coordinates: 7°10′50″N, 79°53′2″E

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Galle and Colombo.

Time Difference

Galle

 +0530

Colombo

 +0530

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 38 kg (83 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Galle (KCT) → Colombo (CMB).

Distance:
87
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
87

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