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There are 8 ways to get from Anuradhapura to Uva Kuda Oya by bus, train, taxi, car or plane

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Bus via Tissamaharama

  1. Take the bus from Anuradhapura to Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal
  2. Take the bus from Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal to Tangalle

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from Anuradhapura to Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal
  2. Take the bus from Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal to Haputale

Train

  1. Take the train from Anuradhapura to Polgahawela Junction
  2. Take the train from Polgahawela Station to Haputale

Bus, train

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

Taxi

  1. Take a taxi from Anuradhapura to Uva Kuda Oya

Drive

  1. Drive from Anuradhapura to Uva Kuda Oya

Taxi to Sigiriya, fly to Colombo, taxi

  1. Take a taxi from Anuradhapura to Sigiriya
  2. Fly from Sigiriya (GIU) to Colombo (CMB)
  3. Take a taxi from Colombo to Uva Kuda Oya

Train to Diyawanna Oya, fly to Hatton, taxi

  1. Take the train from Anuradhapura to Maradana
  2. Fly from Diyawanna Oya (DWO) to Hatton (NUF)
  3. Take a taxi from Hatton to Uva Kuda Oya

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The cheapest way to get from Anuradhapura to Uva Kuda Oya is to bus via Tissamaharama which costs Rs. 3000 - Rs. 3900 and takes 9h 34m.

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The quickest way to get from Anuradhapura to Uva Kuda Oya is to taxi which costs Rs. 27000 - Rs. 33000 and takes 5h 7m.

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The distance between Anuradhapura and Uva Kuda Oya is 214 km. The road distance is 283.9 km.

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The best way to get from Anuradhapura to Uva Kuda Oya without a car is to bus via Tissamaharama which takes 9h 34m and costs Rs. 3000 - Rs. 3900.

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It takes approximately 9h 34m to get from Anuradhapura to Uva Kuda Oya, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Anuradhapura to Uva Kuda Oya is to bus via Tissamaharama which takes 9h 34m and costs Rs. 3000 - Rs. 3900. Alternatively, you can train, which costs Rs. 5000 - Rs. 7000 and takes 12h 2m.

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The quickest flight from Sigiriya Airport to Colombo Airport is the direct flight which takes 30 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Anuradhapura to Uva Kuda Oya is 284 km. It takes approximately 5h 7m to drive from Anuradhapura to Uva Kuda Oya.

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Cinnamon Air and SriLankan Airlines offer flights from Sigiriya Airport to Colombo Airport.

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There are 12+ hotels available in Uva Kuda Oya. Prices start at Rs. 32500 per night.

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Map of how to get from Anuradhapura to Uva Kuda Oya.
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  • Distance: 213.8 km
  • Duration: 9h 34m

What companies run services between Anuradhapura, Sri Lanka and Uva Kuda Oya, Sri Lanka?

You can take a bus from Anuradhapura to Uva Kuda Oya via Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal and Tangalle in around 9h 34m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Anuradhapura to Uva Kuda Oya via Polgahawela Station and Haputale in around 12h 2m.

Airlines
Cinnamon Air
Website
cinnamonair.com
Flights from Sigiriya to Colombo
Ave. Duration
37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
Rs. 50000 - Rs. 95000
Flights from Diyawanna Oya to Hatton
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
Rs. 46000 - Rs. 85000
SriLankan Airlines
Website
srilankan.com
Flights from Sigiriya to Colombo
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
Rs. 95000 - Rs. 120000
Flights from Diyawanna Oya to Hatton
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
Rs. 46000 - Rs. 85000
Train operators
Sri Lanka Railways
Website
railway.gov.lk
Train from Anuradhapura to Polgahawela Junction
Ave. Duration
3h 42m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
Rs. 290 - Rs. 460
Website
railway.gov.lk
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class Fare
Rs. 290 - Rs. 390
2nd Class Fare
Rs. 330 - Rs. 460
Train from Polgahawela Station to Haputale
Ave. Duration
6h 17m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
Rs. 340 - Rs. 550
Website
railway.gov.lk
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class Fare
Rs. 340 - Rs. 460
2nd Class Fare
Rs. 390 - Rs. 550
Train from Fort Station to Haputale
Ave. Duration
7h 31m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
Rs. 420 - Rs. 700
Website
railway.gov.lk
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class Fare
Rs. 420 - Rs. 550
2nd Class Fare
Rs. 480 - Rs. 700
Train from Anuradhapura to Maradana
Ave. Duration
5h 7m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
Rs. 360 - Rs. 600
Website
railway.gov.lk
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class Fare
Rs. 360 - Rs. 480
2nd Class Fare
Rs. 410 - Rs. 600
Bus operators
National Transport Commission
Phone
+94 011-2587372
Email
info@ntc.gov.lk
Website
ntc.gov.lk
Bus from Anuradhapura to Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
Rs. 220 - Rs. 300
Schedules at
ntc.gov.lk
Standard
Rs. 220 - Rs. 300
Semi Lux
Rs. 350 - Rs. 430
AirCon
Rs. 470 - Rs. 550
Super Lux
Rs. 794
Bus from Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal to Tangalle
Ave. Duration
3h 13m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
Rs. 260 - Rs. 350
Schedules at
ntc.gov.lk
Standard
Rs. 260 - Rs. 350
Semi Lux
Rs. 420 - Rs. 550
AirCon
Rs. 550 - Rs. 650
Super Lux
Rs. 943
Superline Travels
Phone
+94776942070
Email
info@superline.lk
Website
superline.lk
Bus from Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal to Haputale
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
Rs. 1060
Schedules at
superline.lk
Other operators
Taxi from Anuradhapura to Uva Kuda Oya
Ave. Duration
5h 7m
Estimated price
Rs. 27000 - Rs. 33000
SS Cabs
Phone
+ 94 71 16 73 673
Website
sscabservice.lk
Pickme
Phone
+94117433433
Website
pickme.lk
Derana
Phone
+ 94 27 49 76 060
Website
deranakandy.wordpress.com

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