Sri Lanka Important Phone Numbers.

Sri Lanka important phone numbers are published here. These numbers will help you to find information and assistance if the phone is manned 24 hours a day. In the speed dial and alphabet order always keep your home number or very close person's phone number. So in case emergency people can get help for you through your phone's first contact number. Likewise keep the national Ambulance number too in your contact list to get assistance if you or someone else needs medical assistance. Never provide your phone to unknown people to make calls from your phone as they may misuse it and once they trace the related phone number you will be get caught. These numbers are important one to serve the nation and don\t make unnecessary calls to these departments as they may be really busy with their job.

Take note that there are no free calls from the Sri Lanka mobile phone service providers.

Emergency Numbers.

Sri Lanka Government Ambulance Service Phone Number: 1990

Ambulance (Fire) (Colombo)110
National Help Desk118
Government Help1919
Accident Service General Hospital011-2691111
Army Head Quarter011-2432682 to 5
Bomb Squad Arm011-2434251, 2437515, 2330646
Blood Bank011-2695728, 2692317, 2674799
Emergency Police Mobile Squad011-5717171
Electricity Break Down011-2466660, 4617575
Fire & Ambulance011-2422222
Police Emergency011-2433333
Police Head Quarters011-2421111
Poison Information Centre011-2691111
Red Cross011-2672727

Telephone Companies

Lanka Bell5375375
Dialog GSM077-7678678

Useful Telephone Numbers for Tourist Visiting Sri Lanka

Central Bus Stand – Pettah(011) 232 9606
Colombo Fort Railway Inquiries(011) 243 4215
General Post Office Colombo(011) 232 6203
Sri Lanka Tourist Board(011)243 7055, 243 7059 - 60
Kandy Office(081) 222 2661
Anuradhapura Office(025) 222 4546

Important Numbers

Dept of Immigration & Emigration(011) 532 9000
IDD Telephone Call Cards (SLT)(011) 255 5555
Mobile Phone Connections (Mobitel)(071) 275 5777

Public Transport Service

Central Bus Stand Colombo(011) 232 9606
Colombo Fort Railway Inquiries(011) 243 4215


National Museum-Colombo(011) 269 4767
Dutch Period Museum-Colombo(011) 244 8466
National Museum-Kandy(081) 222 3867
National Museum -Ratnapura(045) 222 2451
National Maritime Museum-Galle(091) 224 2261
Museum- Negombo(031) 223 3644


Director /Corporate Services Sri Lanka Tourist Board(011) 243 7057


Police Head Quarters(Colombo)(011) 242 1111
Beruwala (Moragalle)(034) 227 6049
Bentota (National Holiday Resort)(034) 227 5022
Kandy-(Pushpadana Mawatha)(081) 222 2222
Polonnaruwa(New Town) (027) 222 3099

Wild Life Information

Yala National Park (Monaragala Dist)(047) 223 7378
Wasgamuwa National Park (Matale Dist)(066) 266 9046
Udawalawe National Park (Ratnapura Dist) (047) 223 3292
Galoya National Park (Ampara Dist)(063) 224 2002
Minneriya National Park (Polonnaruwa Dist)(060) 227 9243
Wilpattu National Park (Anuradhapura Dist)(025)225 7893
Horton Plains (Nuwara Eliya Dist)(060) 253 9042
Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage(035) 226 6116
National Zoological Gardens (Dehiwala)(011) 271 2751

Royal Botanical Gardens

Peradeniya (081) 238 8307
Haggala(052) 222 2182
Gampaha(033) 222 2316

Flight Information

Sri Lankan Airlines(019) 733 2677
All Airlines(019) 733 2377
Bandaranaike International Airport(011) 225 2861-5
Ratmalana Airport(011) 262 3030-7

A Note to you

Public holidays, Sundays and Poya days are the best time to make low priced calls to any part of the world from Sri Lanka through out the day and night.

International country code of Sri Lanka is +94 or 0094.