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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 9 minutes.

Galle – Colombo

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87
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140
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76
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How far is Colombo from Galle?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. 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).

How long does it take to fly from Galle to Colombo?

Estimated flight time from Koggala Airport to Bandaranaike International Airport is 39 minutes.

What is the time difference between Galle and Colombo?

There is no time difference between Galle and Colombo.

Flight carbon footprint between Koggala Airport (KCT) and Bandaranaike International Airport (CMB)

On average flying from Galle to Colombo generates about 38 kg of CO2 per passenger, 38 kilograms is equal to 83 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Galle to Colombo

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

Airport information

Origin 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
Destination 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

Airlines flying from Galle (KCT) to Colombo (CMB)

SriLankan Airlines