There are 3 ways to get from Arugam Bay to Badulla by bus, taxi or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Bus  •  6 h 25 min

  1. 35-1
  2. 31-2

$9 - $11

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  2 h 5 min

  1. 83.8 miles

$55 - $70

Drive  •  2 h 5 min

  1. 83.8 miles

$10 - $15

What companies run services between Arugam Bay, Sri Lanka and Badulla, Sri Lanka?

You can take a bus from Arugam Bay to Badulla via Pottuvil and Wellawaya in around 6 h 25 min.

Bus operators
National Transport Commission
Phone
+94 011-2587372
Email
info@ntc.gov.lk
Website
ntc.gov.lk
Bus from Pottuvil to Wellawaya
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
ntc.gov.lk
Standard
$1 - $2
Semi Lux
$1 - $2
AirCon
$1 - $2
Super Lux
$3
Bus from Wellawaya to Badulla
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
ntc.gov.lk
Standard
$1
Semi Lux
$1
AirCon
$1
Super Lux
$2
Other operators
Taxi from Arugam Bay to Badulla
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Estimated price
$55 - $70

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Arugam Bay and Badulla is 87 km. The road distance is 134 km.

The cheapest way to get from Arugam Bay to Badulla is to bus which costs Rs. 1300 - Rs. 1800 and takes 6 h 25 min.

The quickest way to get from Arugam Bay to Badulla is to taxi which takes 2 h 5 min and costs Rs. 8500 - Rs. 11000.

It takes approximately 6 h 25 min to get from Arugam Bay to Badulla, including transfers.