How far is Trincomalee from Colombo?
The distance between Colombo (Ratmalana Airport) and Trincomalee (China Bay Airport) is 148 miles / 238 kilometers / 128 nautical miles.
The driving distance from Colombo (RML) to Trincomalee (TRR) is 171 miles / 275 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 4 hours 47 minutes.
Ratmalana Airport – China Bay Airport
Distance from Colombo to Trincomalee
There are several ways to calculate the distance from Colombo to Trincomalee. Here are two standard methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 147.661 miles
- 237.638 kilometers
- 128.314 nautical miles
Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth's surface using an ellipsoidal model of the planet.Haversine formula
- 148.111 miles
- 238.361 kilometers
- 128.705 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 Colombo to Trincomalee?
The estimated flight time from Ratmalana Airport to China Bay Airport is 46 minutes.
What is the time difference between Colombo and Trincomalee?
There is no time difference between Colombo and Trincomalee.
Flight carbon footprint between Ratmalana Airport (RML) and China Bay Airport (TRR)
On average, flying from Colombo to Trincomalee generates about 47 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 47 kilograms equals 103 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.
Map of flight path and driving directions from Colombo to Trincomalee
See the map of the shortest flight path between Ratmalana Airport (RML) and China Bay Airport (TRR).
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