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There are 3 ways to get from Balapitiya to Udawalawe by train, taxi or car

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Train, taxi  •  3h 22m

  1. Take the train from Balapitiya to Beliatta Colombo
  2. Take a taxi from Beliatta to Udawalawe

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Taxi  •  1h 57m

  1. Take a taxi from Balapitiya to Udawalawe 155.7 km

Drive  •  1h 57m

  1. Drive from Balapitiya to Udawalawe 155.7 km
Balapitiya → Udawalawe
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Udawalawe is 1912.

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The social distance requirement in Udawalawe is 1 metre.

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Last updated: 13 Oct 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Balapitiya to Udawalawe is to drive which costs Rs. 2300 - Rs. 3500 and takes 1h 57m.

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The quickest way to get from Balapitiya to Udawalawe is to taxi which costs Rs. 14000 - Rs. 17000 and takes 1h 57m.

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It is 87 km from Balapitiya to Udawalawe. It is approximately 155.7 km to drive.

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The best way to get from Balapitiya to Udawalawe without a car is to train and taxi which takes 3h 22m and costs Rs. 3300 - Rs. 4300.

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It takes approximately 3h 22m to get from Balapitiya to Udawalawe, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Balapitiya to Udawalawe is 156 km. It takes approximately 1h 57m to drive from Balapitiya to Udawalawe.

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There are 29+ hotels available in Udawalawe. Prices start at Rs. 20000 per night.

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Map of how to get from Balapitiya to Udawalawe.
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  • Distance: 87.3 km
  • Duration: 3h 22m

What companies run services between Balapitiya, Sri Lanka and Udawalawe, Sri Lanka?

There is no direct connection from Balapitiya to Udawalawe. However, you can take the train to Beliatta then take the taxi to Udawalawe. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Udawalawe.

Train operators
Other operators
Taxi from Beliatta to Udawalawe
Ave. Duration
56 min
Estimated price
Rs. 3200 - Rs. 3800
Senu Cabs
+94 77 05 28 583

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