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There are 6 ways to get from Ambalangoda to Bandarawela by bus, train, taxi, car or plane

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from Ambalangoda to Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal
  2. Take the bus from Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal to Bandarawela

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Bus, train

  1. Take the bus from Ambalangoda to Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal
  2. Take the train from Fort Station to Bandarawela

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Taxi

  1. Take a taxi from Ambalangoda to Bandarawela

Drive

  1. Drive from Ambalangoda to Bandarawela

Fly Koggala to Weerawila, taxi

  1. Fly from Koggala (KCT) to Weerawila (WRZ)
  2. Take a taxi from Weerawila to Bandarawela

Bus to Diyawanna Oya, fly to Hatton, taxi

  1. Take the bus from Ambalangoda to Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal
  2. Fly from Diyawanna Oya (DWO) to Hatton (NUF)
  3. Take a taxi from Hatton to Bandarawela

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The cost-effective way to get from Ambalangoda to Bandarawela is to bus and train, which costs Rs. 550 - Rs. 850 and takes 11h 51m.

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The quickest way to get from Ambalangoda to Bandarawela is to fly and taxi which costs Rs. 12000 - Rs. 80000 and takes 2h 51m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Ambalangoda to Bandarawela. However, there are services departing from Ambalangoda and arriving at Bandarawela via Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 25m.

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The distance between Ambalangoda and Bandarawela is 123 km. The road distance is 243.5 km.

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The best way to get from Ambalangoda to Bandarawela without a car is to bus which takes 8h 25m and costs Rs. 1170 - Rs. 1220.

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It takes approximately 8h 25m to get from Ambalangoda to Bandarawela, including transfers.

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Ambalangoda to Bandarawela bus services, operated by National Transport Commission, depart from Ambalangoda station.

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The quickest flight from Koggala Airport to Weerawila Airport is the direct flight which takes 30 min.

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Ambalangoda to Bandarawela bus services, operated by Superline Travels, arrive at Bandarawela station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Ambalangoda to Bandarawela is 243 km. It takes approximately 3h 12m to drive from Ambalangoda to Bandarawela.

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  • Distance: 122.7 km
  • Duration: 8h 25m

What companies run services between Ambalangoda, Southern, Sri Lanka and Bandarawela, Sri Lanka?

You can take a bus from Ambalangoda to Bandarawela via Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal in around 8h 25m.

Airlines
SriLankan Airlines
Website
srilankan.com
Flights from Koggala to Weerawila
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
Rs. 40000 - Rs. 90000
Flights from Diyawanna Oya to Hatton
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
Rs. 39000 - Rs. 85000
Cinnamon Air
Website
cinnamonair.com
Flights from Koggala to Weerawila
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
Rs. 40000 - Rs. 90000
Flights from Diyawanna Oya to Hatton
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
Rs. 39000 - Rs. 85000
Train operators
Bus operators
National Transport Commission
Phone
+94 011-2587372
Email
info@ntc.gov.lk
Website
ntc.gov.lk
Bus from Ambalangoda to Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
Rs. 110 - Rs. 160
Schedules at
ntc.gov.lk
Standard
Rs. 110 - Rs. 160
Semi Lux
Rs. 140 - Rs. 180
AirCon
Rs. 210 - Rs. 240
Super Lux
Rs. 362
Superline Travels
Phone
+94776942070
Email
info@superline.lk
Website
superline.lk
Bus from Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal to Bandarawela
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
Rs. 1060
Schedules at
superline.lk
Other operators
Taxi from Ambalangoda to Bandarawela
Ave. Duration
3h 12m
Estimated price
Rs. 22000 - Rs. 26000
Hikkaduwa Taxi Service
Phone
+94 76 695 2292
Website
hikkaduwataxiservice.com
Bentota Taxi
Phone
+94 71 39 09 573
Website
bentotataxi.com

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SriLankan Airlines and Cinnamon Air offer flights from Koggala Airport to Weerawila Airport.

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There are 165+ hotels available in Bandarawela. Prices start at Rs. 32500 per night.

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The best way to get from Ambalangoda to Koggala Airport is to taxi which takes 44 min and costs Rs. 4500 - Rs. 5500.

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