There are 3 ways to get from Arugam Bay to Polonnaruwa 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  •  8 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Pottuvil to Monaragala 35-1
  2. Take the bus from Monaragala to Dehiattakandiya 35-1

$30 - $37

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  3 h 39 min

  1. Take a taxi from Arugam Bay to Polonnaruwa 130.4 miles

$85 - $100

Drive  •  3 h 39 min

  1. Drive from Arugam Bay to Polonnaruwa 130.4 miles

$15 - $23

What companies run services between Arugam Bay, Sri Lanka and Polonnaruwa, North Central, Sri Lanka?

You can take a bus from Arugam Bay to Polonnaruwa via Pottuvil, Monaragala, and Dehiattakandiya in around 8 h 31 min.

Bus operators
National Transport Commission
Phone
+94 011-2587372
Email
info@ntc.gov.lk
Website
ntc.gov.lk
Bus from Pottuvil to Monaragala
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
ntc.gov.lk
Standard
$1
Semi Lux
$1
AirCon
$1 - $2
Super Lux
$2
Bus from Monaragala to Dehiattakandiya
Ave. Duration
4 h 3 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
ntc.gov.lk
Standard
$1 - $2
Semi Lux
$1 - $2
AirCon
$1 - $3
Super Lux
$4
Other operators
Taxi from Arugam Bay to Polonnaruwa
Ave. Duration
3 h 39 min
Estimated price
$85 - $100

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Arugam Bay and Polonnaruwa is 153 km. The road distance is 209 km.

The cheapest way to get from Arugam Bay to Polonnaruwa is to drive which costs Rs. 2400 - Rs. 3600 and takes 3 h 39 min.

The quickest way to get from Arugam Bay to Polonnaruwa is to taxi which takes 3 h 39 min and costs Rs. 13000 - Rs. 16000.

It takes approximately 8 h 31 min to get from Arugam Bay to Polonnaruwa, including transfers.