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Travel to Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka Essentials

Languages
English
Sinhala
Tamil
Currency
Sri Lankan Rupee (LKR)
Time Zone
GMT+05:30
Avg. Salary
LKR 638,000 per year
Calling Code
+94
Socket Type
G (230 V/50 Hz)
United States

Many visa fees depend on your citizenship, or if you have multiple citizenships, the citizenship you use to travel.
United States

Some countries have lower visa fees or other special access for travelers who have legal residence in certain countries, even without citizenship.

Requirements for a citizen of United States

Cost of Living Comparison

CategoryUnited StatesSri LankaDifference
Restaurants
Meal, Inexpensive RestaurantLKR 500.00
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-courseLKR 4,000.00
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal)LKR 1,200.00
Markets
Milk (regular), (1 liter)LKR 398.04
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g)LKR 174.48
Eggs (regular) (12)LKR 508.96
Transportation
One-way Ticket (Local Transport)LKR 50.00
Monthly Pass (Regular Price)LKR 1,500.00
Gasoline (1 liter)LKR 361.94

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Traveling to Sri Lanka for the first time? We've curated these articles that you may find beneficial to best prepare for your trip!

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You will receive your visa by:

Oct 11, 2022 if submitted today

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First-Time Travelers

Traveling to Sri Lanka for the first time? We've curated these articles that you may find beneficial to best prepare for your trip!

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