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Colombo’s Bandaranaike International Airport (BIA) is the sole international airport in Sri Lanka and is located about 30km north of the city. Travel time between the airport and the city centre varies between ¾ hour and one hour. The car transfer from BIA to Amanwella takes about 4½ hours.
Sri Lankan Airlines runs a daily Airtaxi service from BIA to Dickwella airstrip, a 15-minute drive from Amanwella. Amanwella will arrange complimentary transfers to and from Dickwella by road. Helicopter transfers are available through Deccan Aviation. The helicopter takes a maximum of four passengers with a baggage allowance of 20kg per person. For details of air travel options and transfer information
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Amanresorts recommends that guests combine their stay at Amanwella with a visit to Amangalla. The two-hour car transfer between Amangalla and Amanwella is US$50++ per car each way. However, transfers between the two properties are complimentary for guests staying as part of the Fort and Beach Journey. For more information, visit Amanwella exclusives.
Guests will be met by an Amanresorts representative upon clearance through customs and escorted to a vehicle for transfer to Amanwella or Amangalla.
For departures, guests will be met by Amanresorts’ airport representative upon arrival at BIA’s departure area. The Amanresorts’ representative will organise a trolley and porter and take care of all porter charges.