Colombo – Katunayake Express (High) way is one of the earlier projects of the governments, but it was postpone and currently taken by the present government concern.
The success of the southern highway gave a boost to Srilankan Road Development Authority to implements many highway projects in near future, its shows that srilanka becomes Wonders of Asia.
The Colombo – Katunayake Express (High) way will be 25.4 Km Length from Colombo to Katunayake international Airport. The Colombo – Katunayake Express (High) way will help to improve the tourism in srilanka and reducing the travelling time between Colombo to Katunayake International Airport.
The speed limits will be first 8 KM; 80 Km per Hour and from 8th KM to 25th KM; 110 Km per Hour. The highway developed with 5 Interchanges to enter into highway such as
- New Kelani Bridge Interchange
- Peliyagoda Interchange
- Kerawalapitiya Interchange
- Ja-Ela Interchange
- Katunayake Interchange
Hope the project will be finished soon and enjoy driving in Highway over srilanka.