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5801 Km
7 hour 10 min
Borg El Arab Airport

Transportation to Anuradhapura Airport from the City Center

There are several alternatives that provide transportation between Anuradhapura city center and the airport. You can reach Anuradhapura Airport from the city center by choosing any of the means of transportation such as taxi, motorcycle taxi and bus.

Motorcycle Taxi

Motorcycle taxis depart from the city center and provide transportation to the airport. The fares of motorcycle taxis are very affordable especially for passengers who don’t have much luggage.

Bus

Red colored buses that you can find in the terminal located in the city center reach Anuradhapura Airport within 30-35 minutes. This alternative is frequently used by the passengers visiting Anuradhapura. The bus ticket prices are budget-friendly and it is easy to get to the airport since they operate every 20 minutes.

Hotel Shuttle

You can travel to the airport from the city center by using the hotel shuttles providing transportation between the hotel and airport. You can get information about these shuttles by contacting your hotel and make a reservation in advance. The amount you need to pay may increase depending on the number of luggage and passenger.

Car Rental

There are various companies in the city center where you can rent a car. You can rent a car for a more affordable price in Anuradhapura compared to other cities. Before arriving the city, you can make a reservation by contacting one of the car rental companies or get help from your hotel about this issue. Those who don’t want to lose time with other means of transportation can get to the airport from the city center by renting a car.

Airport Information

The airport offering service in Anuradhapura located in the northern part of Sri Lanka is home to many local and foreign visitors. Anuradhapura Airport has a small parking area, a car rental company, a café with local flavors and a large store.

Last Updated: 07 Mar 2017

Transportation to Alexandria City Center from Airport

Borg El Arab Airport

It cannot be said that there are many alternatives to get to Alexandria city center from Borg El Arab International Airport. The means of transportation mostly preferred by passengers is taxi. You can also get to the city center easily with the car you can rent from one of the car rental companies located at the airport. In addition, some hotels offer private shuttle service for their guests.

Taxi

You can see many taxis waiting in front of Borg El Arab International Airport terminal building. Since the distance is not short, taxi is not an affordable means of transportation for this travel. However, it is possible to agree on a reasonable fare by bargaining. You should specify your destination and agree on the fare before your travel, and make sure to pay the fare after reaching your destination. Getting to the city center by taxi takes about 1 hour under normal traffic conditions.

Hotel Shuttle

Some hotels in Alexandria offer airport shuttle service for their guests. You should get in contact with your hotel in advance whether they provide this service or not. If they do, you should learn the amount you need to pay and make a reservation in advance. This service may be more expensive compared to taxi but it is much safer. Your vehicle will be waiting for you at the airport and you can comfortably get to the city center thanks to this service.

Car Rental

If you want to rent a car and have a comfortable travel, you can agree with one of the car rental companies found at the airport. You shouldn’t forget that you must have an international driver's license. If the car you rented has any damage, you must keep a written record during renting.

You should also be careful about the traffic density in Alexandria and the drivers who don’t pay much attention to the traffic rules. After leaving the airport, turn left to North Coast Road, connect to Mehwar Al-Ta’ameir that you will see on the right and drive straight until you reach the city center. This travel lasts about 50 minutes.

Last Updated: 27 Sep 2017

El Nouzha Airport

El Nouzha Airport is only seven kilometers away from Alexandria city center. It is thus very easy to reach the city center from the airport. You can also get information about transfer services by calling your hotel in advance. You can also get to Alexandria from El Nouzha Airport by taxi.

Taxi

You can use taxis to reach Alexandria city center, which is seven kilometers from El Nouzha Airport, which is closed since 2010, but still active, quickly and practically. The fare required for this taxi journey is approximately 26-32 Egyptian pounds.

Last Updated: 09 Aug 2017

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Which airports can I use for Anuradhapura-Alexandria flights?

For Anuradhapura-Alexandria flights, you can use Anuradhapura Airport as departure airport, and Borg El Arab Airport, El Nouzha Airport for arrival.

How many kilometers is the flight distance from Anuradhapura-Alexandria and how long does the flight take?

The flight distance between Anuradhapura-Alexandria is 5800 kilometers in total. The flight between the two cities takes 7 hour 10 minutes.

Which day is the most convenient for Anuradhapura-Alexandria flights?

When the average prices are examined, the most suitable day for Anuradhapura-Alexandria flights is Monday.

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